Monday, November 18, 2019
Marin Hopper brings a little Hollywood sparkle to the world of Amenities, collaborating with Clip Limited to provide Jet Blue Mint with Business Class Male and Female kits. Steeped in a history of glamour, Marin Hopper, daughter of actress-author Brooke Hayward and actor-photographer Dennis Hopper, launched her haute couture...
This year’s entries to the venerable TravelPlus Amenity Bag Awards ranged from the creative to the inspirational, with a the added surprise in the bag designs that hold the possibility sparking wanderlust in children around the world. The 2016 awards continue to receive good support from the industry. This year,...
The Art of Shaving brand, founded in 1996, is now targeting the travel amenity market. The luxury brand has grown from one store on Lexington Avenue in New York City to a global brand with more than 150 retail locations.  A unique concept guided by the expertise and hands-on attention...
Headquartered in London, Galileo Group has delivered world class innovation and design to the luxury travel sector; experiencing exceptional growth in its product capabilities, skill sets, team, product and brand portfolio as well as an increasing global reach. Underpinned by an ndustry-changing approach to product design and a demonstrable track...
The globally renowned designer and entrepreneur talks to Amenities Magazine about her view on amenity kits  As an independent 16-year-old with a relentless passion for design, Kelly Hoppen was given the opportunity to design a family friend’s kitchen. This modest commission not only created a teenage entrepreneur, it kick-started one...

Are We There Yet?

The quest to create the best Child’s Amenity Kit continues – is everyone getting what they need?   With a new era of long haul flights, and the continual rise of families looking further afield for the family holiday, brings an increase in the number of children experiencing long haul, and luxury travel. This...
Amenities put Alexander Ferents, Managing Director of AK-Service in the spotlight Do your key client’s requirements differ from those in other global regions? There is only a difference in budget! It is our belief that some Western companies spend a lot more money in design and production of kits. However, we...
As we come to the end of 2016, we have once again compiled our annual Top 20 most desirable and sought after collectable amenity kits listed on eBay*. It may come as somewhat of a surprise that the collectable market for amenity kits is flourishing with many willing to...
Are Airlines providing their Premium passengers with an amenity kit packed with a range of cosmetics that will rehydrate and enhance their onboard experience? On opening & delving in to the majority of First and Business Class bags it is obvious that there is a recurring theme, with the majority...
FORMIA has had an exclusive arrangement with the distinctive Apsara Spa brand developing its range of travel cosmetics and pouches, and supplying Apsara products exclusively to airlines for use in in-flight amenity kits. The Apsara range includes a variety of Far East inspired herbal remedies and healing products made using...
Amenities puts Roland Grohmann, Managing Director of FORMIA in the spotlight.   What have Hard cases brought to the amenity kits offer? Hard cases have disrupted the landscape of amenity kits, conventionally the classical cosmetic bags or pouches. They have a strong connection with the hard case suitcases hence they convey the...