NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — 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., LimitedANA Catering Service Co.,DO & CO Restaurants & Catering AGFlying Food Group, LLCGate Gourmet Switzerland GmbHRead the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p01010168-summary/view-report.htmlI. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONSStudy Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1Disclaimers I-2Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1The Changing Face of In-Flight Catering Services II-1In-Flight Meal: Close to the Passengers’ Heart II-2In-Flight Catering: One of the Most Dynamic Segments in theCatering Industry II-2In-Flight Meal Experience Plays a Major Role in Airline Branding II-3Matching Consumer Expectations: Difficult but Essential II-3Airlines to Strike Balance between Catering Costs and BrandImage II-4Regional Impact of Cost Cutting Initiatives II-5Market Fortunes Intrinsically Tied to the Aviation Sector II-5Table 1: Global Fleet of Aircrafts (in Units) for Years 2011,2013E & 2015P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6Table 2: Global Air Traffic Flow (In Billion RevenuePassenger Kilometers (RPKs)) for Years 2011, 2013E, 2015P &2030P (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-6Ground Handling Services: The Backbone of In-Flight Catering II-6Recession in Retrospect and the Road Ahead II-6Competitive Landscape II-8Table 3: Leading Players in the Global In-Flight CateringServices Market (2013): Percentage Breakdown of Value Salesfor Alpha Flight Group, Gate Gourmet, LSG SkyChefs, SATS,Servair, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8Popular In-flight Caterers Worldwide: Awards/Recognitions in2013 II-9Consolidated Nature of the Airport Catering Services Market II-92. MARKET TRENDS, ISSUES & DRIVERS II-10Increasing Passenger Air Traffic Worldwide: A Strong GrowthDriver II-10Table 4: Estimated Additional Air Travel Passenger Volume(Millions) for China, Asia-Pacific and Globally in 2016vis-à-vis 2011 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-11Table 5: Growth in Terms of Revenue Passenger Kilometers(RPK) and Available Seat Kilometers (ASK) by Region: 2014(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12Table 6: Global Passenger Air Traffic Revenues (in $Billion): 2006-2014E (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12Table 7: Number of International and Domestic AirlinesPassengers (2009-2014) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13Table 8: Annual Growth in Global Air Traffic Passenger Demand(2005- 2013) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-13Table 9: Projected Annual Growth in Global PassengerAir-Traffic (Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPK)) byGeographic Region: 2014-2033 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-14Table 10: World Air Travel Routes Ranked by Annual GrowthRates: 2010-2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15In-Flight Catering Service Enhancements: Spearheading Growth II-16Environmentally Sustainable Food Solutions II-16Food Trucks II-16Onboard Picnic Services II-17Deep Frozen Meals II-17Prepackaged Meals II-18Supplementing Free Meals II-18Hybrid Model in Airline Catering: The Next Big Thing II-18Health-Related and Culturally Diverse Food Preferences SpurGrowth in Special Meals II-18Rising Airline-Hotel Collaborations Benefit Market Growth II-20Select Airlines Extend Premium-Quality Foods to Non-FirstClass Passengers II-21Advent of Online and Mobile Ordering Systems: Latest Fad inIn-Flight Catering II-21Buy-On-Board Programs Face Competition from Airports DiningLounge II-22Select Airlines Focus on Lean Operations, Shed Catering Units II-22Airline Catering Business Lures Private Equity with SteadyCash Flows II-22Low Cost Airlines Initiate the Shift towards Paid Food II-23Other Environmental Factors Add Fuel to the Trend II-23Local Touch to Buy-On-Board Catering II-23Business Class Not Immune to Cost Battles II-24Outsourcing Gains Traction across the Industry Value Chain II-24Developing Countries Continue to Offer Significant GrowthOpportunities II-24Table 11: Global Air Travel Passengers Carried (Millions) byLeading Countries: 2010-2013 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-25Strong Economic & Demographic Fundamentals Powers Market Growth II-25Table 12: GDP Growth for Key Developed and DevelopingCountries: 2003-2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-26Table 13: Global Middle Class Population by GeographicRegion (2012-2018): Breakdown of Population in Millions ofIndividuals for Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America and Restof World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-27Industry Adopts Novel Concepts in Production, Material &Process Management II-27Regulatory Forces Keep Close Watch II-27Key Challenges Facing the Flight Catering Services Market II-28Logistics & Food Pricing II-28Shortening Supply Chain in In-Flight Catering Industry II-28Security Management II-28Food Safety II-29Lack of Hygiene & Safety II-293. SERVICE OVERVIEW II-30Definition II-30Historical Background II-30Key Stakeholders II-30Airline Companies II-30In-Flight Caterers II-31Suppliers II-31Distributors II-31Airline Passengers II-31Architecture of In-Flight Catering System II-314. PRODUCT/SERVICE LAUNCHES II-32Turkish Airlines Launches a New Catering Concept II-32Heathrow Airport Introduces Onboard Picnic Service II-325. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-33Dnata Shows Interest in Acquiring LSG Sky Chefs II-33EAN Unveils New Name and Branding II-33LSG Sky Chefs Explores Opportunities in South Korea II-33LSG Sky Chefs to Launch Operations at JKIA II-33TajSATS Extends Partnership with Air India II-33LSG Sky Chefs Launches a New Joint Venture Facility in China II-33LSG Sky Chefs Signs Joint Venture Agreement in Wenzhou, China II-34LSG Sky Chefs Extends Contract with Jetblue II-34LSG Sky Chefs Unveils its New Panama Facility II-34LSG Sky Chefs Extends Contract with Delta Airlines II-34NIIT Technologies Enters Partnership with Qatar Airways II-34Inflight Service and GuestLogix Strengthen Partnership II-34ANA Holdings Partners with Brahim’s II-34Brahim’s Holdings Acquires Remaining Stake in Brahim’s-LSG SkyChefs Holdings II-35Flying Food Group Adds Kitchen Space for Japanese Cuisine II-35Royal Air Maroc and Servair Enter into Strategic Partnership II-35South African Catering Group formed by Newrest, dnata andPartners II-35Virgin Atlantic Partners with Sustainable Restaurant Association II-35LSG Sky Chefs Acquires Full Ownership of Oakfield Farms Solutions II-35LSG Sky Chefs Acquires Gate Gourmet Brussels II-36Dnata Takes Full Ownership of Servair Airchef II-36New Acquisitions Enable Etihad Airways to Consolidate Operations II-36LSG Sky Chefs and Virgin America Extend Catering Agreement II-36LSG Sky Chefs Enters the Kazakhstan Market II-36Alpha LSG Selects Getronics as its IT Partner II-36Simit Sarayi and LSG Sky Chefs Enter Into a Joint Venture II-36Gate Gourmet Expands Services in New Zealand II-37Global Trade Investment Forms Alliance with Servair II-37Gate Gourmet to Acquire Dutch In-flight Catering Business ofAlpha Flight Group II-37Gategroup Takes Over Remaining Stake in Sky Gourmet Catering II-37Air New Zealand and LSG Sky Chefs Sign Agreement II-37Gate Gourmet Takes Over Two Qantas Catering Group Kitchens II-37Gategroup and Virgin Atlantic Airways Enter into Agreement II-37SATS and Singapore Airlines Renew Contracts II-38Gategroup and airberlin Renew Catering Contract II-38Journey Group Secures Contract from JetBlue Airways II-38Gategroup Holding and American Airlines Enter into Agreement II-38LSG Sky Chefs Signs Agreement with Alaska Airlines II-38LSG Sky Chefs Secures New Catering Contract from US Airways II-38Gate Group Enter Into JV Agreement with Travel Food Services II-38Malaysian Airlines & LSGB Re-negotiate Catering Contract II-39Brahim’s Holdings to Expand Business Operations II-39LSG Sky Chefs Group Inks Partnership Agreement with Finnair II-39LSG Sky Chefs Europe and Alpha Flight Group Ink JV Agreement II-39Thomson Airways and LSG Sky Chefs Sign New Catering Contract II-39XL Airways France and Newrest Group International Enter intoPartnership II-39Newrest Uganda Inflight Services Establishes Inflight CateringUnit in Uganda II-40Entebbe International Airport Establishes In-Flight Restaurant II-40Japan Airlines Collaborates with Kentucky Fried Chicken Japan II-40Etihad Airways Enters into Partnership with Abu Dhabi OrganicFarms II-40LSG Sky Chef Commences Operations at JV Facility II-40LSG Sky Chef Establishes New facility in Luanda II-40Virgin Australia Announces Major Enhancement in Services II-41Gategroup Renews Catering Contracts with United Airlines II-41Gategroup and Virgin Atlantic Sign Catering Agreement II-41Servair Unveils Modernized Sky Chef Servair in Seychelles II-416. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-42AAS Catering Co., Limited ( Japan) II-42ANA Catering Service Co., Limited ( Japan) II-42DO & CO Restaurants & Catering AG ( Austria) II-42Flying Food Group, LLC (US) II-42Gate Gourmet Switzerland GmbH ( Switzerland) II-43Goddard Catering Group (US) II-43Journey Group plc (UK) II-44Air Fayre CA Inc. ( USA) II-44Kansai In-flight Catering Co., Limited ( Japan) II-44LSG Lufthansa Service Holding AG ( Germany) II-45LSG Sky Chefs ( Germany) II-45Newrest Group International S.A.S ( France) II-45SATS Limited ( Singapore) II-46TajSATS Air Catering Limited ( India) II-46Servair SA ( France) II-46The Emirates Group (UAE) II-47dnata (UAE) II-47Alpha Flight Group Limited (UK) II-47Emirates Flight Catering Co., LLC (UAE) II-487. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-49Table 14: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis forIn-Flight Catering Services by Geographic Region – US, Canada,Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,Africa and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed withAnnual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-49Table 15: World Historic Review for In-Flight CateringServices by Geographic Region – US, Canada, Japan, Europe,Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, Africa and LatinAmerican Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-50Table 16: World 15-Year Perspective for In-Flight CateringServices by Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown ofRevenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific(excluding Japan), Middle East, Africa and Latin AmericanMarkets for Years 2006, 2014, and 2020 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-51III. MARKET1. THE UNITED STATES III-1A.Market Analysis III-1Current & Future Analysis III-1Recession and the Aftermath III-1Passenger Count – An Indication of In-Flight Catering Dynamics III-1Table 17: Air Traffic in the US in Terms of Passenger-Milesin Millions: 2007 to 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-2Table 18: Total Number of Air Traffic Passengers (inMillions) Travelling to or from the United States: 2004 to2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-2North American Airlines Adopt New Approach towards In-FlightFood III-3Lean Manufacturing Leads the Way III-3In-Fight Catering- Localized and Personalized III-3Airlines Team up with Advertisers to Offer Branded Products III-4DIY Catering: To the Rescue in Remote Locations III-4Increasing Lack of Adequate Safety Precautions in Airline III-4Strategic Corporate Developments III-4Flying Food Group, Llc – A Key Player III-6B.Market Analytics III-7Table 19: US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis forIn-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-7Table 20: US Historic Review for In-Flight Catering ServicesAnalyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million forYears 2006 through 2012 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-82. CANADA III-9A.Market Analysis III-9Current & Future Analysis III-9Strategic Corporate Development III-9B.Market Analytics III-10Table 21: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysisfor In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-10Table 22: Canadian Historic Review for In-Flight CateringServices Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Millionfor Years 2006 through 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-113. JAPAN III-12A.Market Analysis III-12Current & Future Analysis III-12Strategic Corporate Developments III-12B.Market Analytics III-13Table 23: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysisfor In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-13Table 24: Japanese Historic Review for In-Flight CateringServices Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Millionfor Years 2006 through 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-144. EUROPE III-15A.Market Analysis III-15Current & Future Analysis III-15Impact of Reorganized EU VAT System on In-Flight CateringServices in Europe III-15European Airlines’ Buy-On-Board Services III-15In-Flight Caterers Adopt Novel Marketing Methods III-16The United Kingdom III-16UK In-Flight Catering Market Aligns with Global Trends III-16Russia III-16In-Flight Catering Market Overview III-16Changes Abound in Airline Catering Industry III-17Rising Consumer Preferences Incites Changes to Services III-17In-Flight Catering Industry Faces Food Safety Challenges III-17Product/Service Launches III-18Strategic Corporate Developments III-18Select Key Players III-20B.Market Analytics III-25Table 25: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysisfor In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-25Table 26: European Historic Review for In-Flight CateringServices Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Millionfor Years 2006 through 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-265. ASIA-PACIFIC III-27Market Analysis III-27Table 27: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and FutureAnalysis for In-Flight Catering Services by GeographicRegion – China and Rest of Asia-Pacific MarketsIndependently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-27Table 28: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for In-FlightCatering Services by Geographic Region – China and Rest ofAsia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with AnnualRevenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-28Table 29: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for In-FlightCatering Services by Geographic Region – PercentageBreakdown of Revenues for China and Rest of Asia-PacificMarkets for Years 2006, 2014, and 2020 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-295a. CHINA III-30A.Market Analysis III-30Current & Future Analysis III-30High Air Passenger Turnover Expected to Fuel In-FlightCatering in China III-30Strategic Corporate Developments III-30B.Market Analytics III-31Table 30: Chinese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysisfor In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-31Table 31: Chinese Historic Review for In-Flight CateringServices Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Millionfor Years 2006 through 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-325b. REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC III-33A.Market Analysis III-33Current & Future Analysis III-33India III-33Market Scenario III-33Low Cost Carriers Offering Considerable GrowthOpportunities to In-Flight Caterers III-33Challenges Faced by In-Flight Caterers in India III-34Branded Foods Find Favor with Airlines III-34National Carrier Bows Down to Pressure III-35Rise of Halal Tourism in India III-35Creative Streak of India’s Low-Cost Carriers in Buy-On-Board Food Packaging III-35IndiGo III-35JetKonnect III-36Chartered Airlines – The Sunrise Sector III-36Flight Caterers Mull over Diversification into RetailBusiness to Remain Afloat III-36Competitive Scenario III-37Table 32: Leading Players in Indian In-Flight CateringServices Industry (2013E): Percentage Breakdown ofRevenues by Company – Ambassador Sky Chef, LSG SkyChefs,Oberoi Flight Services, Sky Gourmet, and TajSATS AirCatering (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37Sri Lanka III-37In-flight Catering Witnesses Resurgence III-37Strategic Corporate Developments III-38Select Key Players III-40B.Market Analytics III-42Table 33: Rest of Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current andFuture Analysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzedwith Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42Table 34: Rest of Asia-Pacific Historic Review for In-FlightCatering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures inUS$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-436. THE MIDDLE EAST III-44A.Market Analysis III-44Current & Future Analysis III-44The Middle Eastern In-Flight Catering Market to Surge III-44The Middle East Carriers Ahead in On-board Catering Services III-44Back Catering – An Emerging Trend in the Market III-44Rising Passenger Traffic to Drive Saudi Airline Catering Market III-45SACC Dominates Airline Catering Service Market in Saudi Arabia III-45Strategic Corporate Developments III-45Select Key Players III-46B.Market Analytics III-48Table 35: Middle East Recent Past, Current and FutureAnalysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed withAnnual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48Table 36: Middle East Historic Review for In-Flight CateringServices Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Millionfor Years 2006 through 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-497. AFRICA III-50A.Market Analysis III-50Current & Future Analysis III-50Uganda Welcomes New In-flight Catering Service Provider III-50Strategic Corporate Developments III-50Newrest UISL ( Uganda) – A Key Player III-52B.Market Analytics III-53Table 37: African Recent Past, Current and Future Analysisfor In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed with Annual RevenueFigures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through 2020 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-53Table 38: African Historic Review for In-Flight CateringServices Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Millionfor Years 2006 through 2012 (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) III-548. LATIN AMERICA III-55A.Market Analysis III-55Current & Future Analysis III-55B.Market Analytics III-55Table 39: Latin American Recent Past, Current and FutureAnalysis for In-Flight Catering Services Analyzed withAnnual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2013 through2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-55Table 40: Latin American Historic Review for In-FlightCatering Services Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures inUS$ Million for Years 2006 through 2012 (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) III-56IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPETotal 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)Read the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p01010168-summary/view-report.htmlAbout ReportlinkerReportLinker is an award-winning market research solution that finds, filters and organizes the latest industry data so you get all the market research you need – instantly, in one place.http://www.reportlinker.com
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