TORONTO, Aug. 12 /CNW/ - GuestLogix Inc. (TSX-V:GXI), the leading
provider of on-board retail technology and solutions to the airline industry,
today announced that it has deployed its Mobile Virtual Store(TM) platform
across Brussels Airlines' entire fleet.
GuestLogix secured the contract earlier this year through its channel
partner, LSG Sky Chefs, (www.lsgskychefs.com) as part of LSG Sky Chefs
five-year catering supply contract extension. LSG Sky Chefs will serve as the
sole provider of on-board catering and catering logistics for Brussels
Airlines entire fleet of 49 aircrafts.
"As the worldwide leader in catering logistics for the airline industry,
it is important that we are well positioned to meet our customers' evolving
needs," said Brigitte Wolf, VP Sales and Services LSG Sky Chefs. "With the
industry's increasing shift toward driving ancillary revenue growth, our
partnership with GuestLogix enables us to enhance the level of service we
provide our customers."
Brussels Airlines is the leading airline flying to and from Belgium. Its
3000 employees are responsible for more than 300 flights every day to 55
premium European airports and 14 African destinations.
Tom Douramakos, President and CEO of GuestLogix commented, "This contract
win demonstrates the opportunities that partnerships with leading airline
industry service providers create for GuestLogix. Together with LSG Sky Chefs,
we look forward to expanding the range of products and services that Brussels
Airlines can offer to its passengers on-board."
GuestLogix (www.guestlogix.com) is the leading provider of on-board
retail technology and solutions to the passenger travel industry. Through its
proprietary Mobile Virtual Store(TM) platform, the Company provides air, rail
and ferry operators the tools and products to become successful on-board
retailers, enhance service and drive ancillary revenue growth. With a customer
base consisting of world leading airlines such as American Airlines, Delta Air
Lines, Ryanair, Germanwings and Alaska Airlines, GuestLogix maintains
agreements to serve more than a half billion passenger trips annually.
This news release includes certain forward-looking statements that are
based upon current expectations, which involve risks and uncertainties
associated with GuestLogix' business and the environment in which the business
operates. Any statements contained herein that are not statements of
historical facts may be deemed to be forward-looking, including those
identified by the expressions "anticipate", "believe", "plan", "estimate",
"expect", "intend", and similar expressions to the extent they relate to the
Company or its management. The forward-looking statements are not historical
facts, but reflect GuestLogix' current expectations regarding future results
or events. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks
and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ
materially from current expectations, including the matters discussed under
"Risks and Uncertainties" in the Filing Statement filed on April 23, 2008 with
the regulatory authorities. GuestLogix assumes no obligation to update the
forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could
differ from those reflected in the forward-looking statements.
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