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In-Flight Catering Services - Global Strategic Business Report Product Image

In-Flight Catering Services - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 2255384
  • January 2015
  • Region: Global
  • 216 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for In-Flight Catering Services in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America.

Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2013 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs. The report profiles 59 companies including many key and niche players such as:

- AAS Catering Co., Limited
- ANA Catering Service Co.,
- DO & CO Restaurants & Catering AG
- Flying Food Group, LLC
- Gate Gourmet Switzerland GmbH

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I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
The Changing Face of In-Flight Catering Services
In-Flight Meal: Close to the Passengers’ Heart
In-Flight Catering: One of the Most Dynamic Segments in the Catering Industry
In-Flight Meal Experience Plays a Major Role in Airline Branding
Matching Consumer Expectations: Difficult but Essential
Airlines to Strike Balance between Catering Costs and Brand Image
Regional Impact of Cost Cutting Initiatives
Market Fortunes Intrinsically Tied to the Aviation Sector
Table 1: Global Fleet of Aircrafts (in Units) for Years 2011, 2013E & 2015P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 2: Global Air Traffic Flow (In Billion Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPKs)) for Years 2011, 2013E, 2015P & 2030P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Ground Handling Services: The Backbone of In-Flight Catering
Recession in Retrospect and the Road Ahead
Competitive Landscape
Table 3: Leading Players in the Global In-Flight Catering Services Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales for Alpha Flight Group, Gate Gourmet, LSG SkyChefs, SATS, Servair, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Popular In-flight Caterers Worldwide: Awards/Recognitions in 2013
Consolidated Nature of the Airport Catering Services Market

2. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES & DRIVERS
Increasing Passenger Air Traffic Worldwide: A Strong Growth Driver
Table 4: Estimated Additional Air Travel Passenger Volume (Millions) for China, Asia-Pacific and Globally in 2016 vis-à-vis 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: Growth in Terms of Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPK) and Available Seat Kilometers (ASK) by Region: 2014 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: Global Passenger Air Traffic Revenues (in $ Billion): 2006-2014E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 7: Number of International and Domestic Airlines Passengers (2009-2014) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 8: Annual Growth in Global Air Traffic Passenger Demand (2005- 2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9: Projected Annual Growth in Global Passenger Air-Traffic (Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPK)) by Geographic Region: 2014-2033 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 10: World Air Travel Routes Ranked by Annual Growth Rates: 2010-2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
In-Flight Catering Service Enhancements: Spearheading Growth
Environmentally Sustainable Food Solutions
Food Trucks
Onboard Picnic Services
Deep Frozen Meals
Prepackaged Meals
Supplementing Free Meals
Hybrid Model in Airline Catering: The Next Big Thing
Health-Related and Culturally Diverse Food Preferences Spur Growth in Special Meals
Rising Airline-Hotel Collaborations Benefit Market Growth
Select Airlines Extend Premium-Quality Foods to Non-First Class Passengers
Advent of Online and Mobile Ordering Systems: Latest Fad in In-Flight Catering
Buy-On-Board Programs Face Competition from Airports Dining Lounge
Select Airlines Focus on Lean Operations, Shed Catering Units
Airline Catering Business Lures Private Equity with Steady Cash Flows
Low Cost Airlines Initiate the Shift towards Paid Food
Other Environmental Factors Add Fuel to the Trend
Local Touch to Buy-On-Board Catering
Business Class Not Immune to Cost Battles
Outsourcing Gains Traction across the Industry Value Chain
Developing Countries Continue to Offer Significant Growth Opportunities
Table 11: Global Air Travel Passengers Carried (Millions) by Leading Countries: 2010-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Strong Economic & Demographic Fundamentals Powers Market Growth
Table 12: GDP Growth for Key Developed and Developing Countries: 2003-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: Global Middle Class Population by Geographic Region (2012-2018): Breakdown of Population in Millions of Individuals for Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America and Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Industry Adopts Novel Concepts in Production, Material & Process Management
Regulatory Forces Keep Close Watch
Key Challenges Facing the Flight Catering Services Market
Logistics & Food Pricing
Shortening Supply Chain in In-Flight Catering Industry
Security Management
Food Safety
Lack of Hygiene & Safety

3. SERVICE OVERVIEW
Definition
Historical Background
Key Stakeholders
Airline Companies
In-Flight Caterers
Suppliers
Distributors
Airline Passengers
Architecture of In-Flight Catering System

4. PRODUCT/SERVICE LAUNCHES
Turkish Airlines Launches a New Catering Concept
Heathrow Airport Introduces Onboard Picnic Service

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
Dnata Shows Interest in Acquiring LSG Sky Chefs
EAN Unveils New Name and Branding
LSG Sky Chefs Explores Opportunities in South Korea
LSG Sky Chefs to Launch Operations at JKIA
TajSATS Extends Partnership with Air India
LSG Sky Chefs Launches a New Joint Venture Facility in China
LSG Sky Chefs Signs Joint Venture Agreement in Wenzhou, China
LSG Sky Chefs Extends Contract with Jetblue
LSG Sky Chefs Unveils its New Panama Facility
LSG Sky Chefs Extends Contract with Delta Airlines
NIIT Technologies Enters Partnership with Qatar Airways
Inflight Service and GuestLogix Strengthen Partnership
ANA Holdings Partners with Brahim’s
Brahim's Holdings Acquires Remaining Stake in Brahim's-LSG Sky Chefs Holdings
Flying Food Group Adds Kitchen Space for Japanese Cuisine
Royal Air Maroc and Servair Enter into Strategic Partnership
South African Catering Group formed by Newrest, dnata and Partners
Virgin Atlantic Partners with Sustainable Restaurant Association
LSG Sky Chefs Acquires Full Ownership of Oakfield Farms Solutions
LSG Sky Chefs Acquires Gate Gourmet Brussels
Dnata Takes Full Ownership of Servair Airchef
New Acquisitions Enable Etihad Airways to Consolidate Operations
LSG Sky Chefs and Virgin America Extend Catering Agreement
LSG Sky Chefs Enters the Kazakhstan Market
Alpha LSG Selects Getronics as its IT Partner
Simit Sarayi and LSG Sky Chefs Enter Into a Joint Venture
Gate Gourmet Expands Services in New Zealand
Global Trade Investment Forms Alliance with Servair
Gate Gourmet to Acquire Dutch In-flight Catering Business of Alpha Flight Group
Gategroup Takes Over Remaining Stake in Sky Gourmet Catering
Air New Zealand and LSG Sky Chefs Sign Agreement
Gate Gourmet Takes Over Two Qantas Catering Group Kitchens
Gategroup and Virgin Atlantic Airways Enter into Agreement
SATS and Singapore Airlines Renew Contracts
Gategroup and airberlin Renew Catering Contract
Journey Group Secures Contract from JetBlue Airways
Gategroup Holding and American Airlines Enter into Agreement
LSG Sky Chefs Signs Agreement with Alaska Airlines
LSG Sky Chefs Secures New Catering Contract from US Airways
Gate Group Enter Into JV Agreement with Travel Food Services
Malaysian Airlines & LSGB Re-negotiate Catering Contract
Brahim's Holdings to Expand Business Operations
LSG Sky Chefs Group Inks Partnership Agreement with Finnair
LSG Sky Chefs Europe and Alpha Flight Group Ink JV Agreement
Thomson Airways and LSG Sky Chefs Sign New Catering Contract
XL Airways France and Newrest Group International Enter into Partnership
Newrest Uganda Inflight Services Establishes Inflight Catering Unit in Uganda
Entebbe International Airport Establishes In-Flight Restaurant
Japan Airlines Collaborates with Kentucky Fried Chicken Japan
Etihad Airways Enters into Partnership with Abu Dhabi Organic Farms
LSG Sky Chef Commences Operations at JV Facility
LSG Sky Chef Establishes New facility in Luanda
Virgin Australia Announces Major Enhancement in Services
Gategroup Renews Catering Contracts with United Airlines
Gategroup and Virgin Atlantic Sign Catering Agreement
Servair Unveils Modernized Sky Chef Servair in Seychelles

6. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS
AAS Catering Co., Limited (Japan)
ANA Catering Service Co., Limited (Japan)
DO & CO Restaurants & Catering AG (Austria)
Flying Food Group, LLC (US)
Gate Gourmet Switzerland GmbH (Switzerland)
Goddard Catering Group (US)
Journey Group plc (UK)
Air Fayre CA Inc. (USA)
Kansai In-flight Catering Co., Limited (Japan)
LSG Lufthansa Service Holding AG (Germany)
LSG Sky Chefs (Germany)
Newrest Group International S.A.S (France)
SATS Limited (Singapore)
TajSATS Air Catering Limited (India)
Servair SA (France)
The Emirates Group (UAE)
dnata (UAE)
Alpha Flight Group Limited (UK)
Emirates Flight Catering Co., LLC (UAE)

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
Table 14: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15: World Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 16: World 15-Year Perspective for In-Flight Catering Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, Africa and Latin American Markets for Years 2006, 2014, and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Recession and the Aftermath
Passenger Count - An Indication of In-Flight Catering Dynamics
Table 17: Air Traffic in the US in Terms of Passenger-Miles in Millions: 2007 to 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 18: Total Number of Air Traffic Passengers (in Millions) Travelling to or from the United States: 2004 to 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
North American Airlines Adopt New Approach towards In-Flight Food
Lean Manufacturing Leads the Way
In-Fight Catering- Localized and Personalized
Airlines Team up with Advertisers to Offer Branded Products
DIY Catering: To the Rescue in Remote Locations
Increasing Lack of Adequate Safety Precautions in Airline
Strategic Corporate Developments
Flying Food Group, Llc - A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 19: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20: US Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Development
B.Market Analytics
Table 21: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22: Canadian Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 23: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24: Japanese Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Impact of Reorganized EU VAT System on In-Flight Catering Services in Europe
European Airlines’ Buy-On-Board Services
In-Flight Caterers Adopt Novel Marketing Methods
The United Kingdom
UK In-Flight Catering Market Aligns with Global Trends
Russia
In-Flight Catering Market Overview
Changes Abound in Airline Catering Industry
Rising Consumer Preferences Incites Changes to Services
In-Flight Catering Industry Faces Food Safety Challenges
Product/Service Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 25: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26: European Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC
Market Analysis
Table 27: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services by Geographic Region - China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 29: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for In-Flight Catering Services by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for China and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2006, 2014, and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5a. CHINA
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
High Air Passenger Turnover Expected to Fuel In-Flight Catering in China
Strategic Corporate Developments
B.Market Analytics
Table 30: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 31: Chinese Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
5b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
India
Market Scenario
Low Cost Carriers Offering Considerable Growth Opportunities to In-Flight Caterers
Challenges Faced by In-Flight Caterers in India
Branded Foods Find Favor with Airlines
National Carrier Bows Down to Pressure
Rise of Halal Tourism in India
Creative Streak of India’s Low-Cost Carriers in Buy-On
Board Food Packaging
IndiGo
JetKonnect
Chartered Airlines - The Sunrise Sector
Flight Caterers Mull over Diversification into Retail Business to Remain Afloat
Competitive Scenario
Table 32: Leading Players in Indian In-Flight Catering Services Industry (2013E): Percentage Breakdown of Revenues by Company - Ambassador Sky Chef, LSG SkyChefs, Oberoi Flight Services, Sky Gourmet, and TajSATS Air Catering (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Sri Lanka
In-flight Catering Witnesses Resurgence
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 33: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 34: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. THE MIDDLE EAST
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
The Middle Eastern In-Flight Catering Market to Surge
The Middle East Carriers Ahead in On-board Catering Services
Back Catering - An Emerging Trend in the Market
Rising Passenger Traffic to Drive Saudi Airline Catering Market
SACC Dominates Airline Catering Service Market in Saudi Arabia
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Key Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 35: Middle East Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 36: Middle East Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

7. AFRICA
A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
Uganda Welcomes New In-flight Catering Service Provider
Strategic Corporate Developments
Newrest UISL (Uganda) - A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 37: African Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 38: African Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
8. LATIN AMERICA

A.Market Analysis
Current & Future Analysis
B.Market Analytics
Table 39: Latin American Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 40: Latin American Historic Review for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE
Total Companies Profiled: 59 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 73)
The United States (14)
Canada (1)
Europe (23)
- France (2)
- Germany (3)
- The United Kingdom (6)
- Italy (1)
- Rest of Europe (11)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (21)
Latin America (1)
Africa (6)
Middle East (7)

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