New plant-based menus in British Airways lounges


As a part of its dedication to create a extra premium expertise for its prospects, British Airways is ready to supply a variety of enhancements, each on the bottom and within the air. The airline has labored with its knowledgeable catering suppliers to introduce new plant-based menus, together with a burger. The brand new menus will initially roll out throughout the airline’s Heathrow lounges, earlier than showing on its US lounge menus. British Airways is dedicated to bettering alternative, to supply one thing for everybody while championing native producers and companies.

As a part of its dedication to sustainability, throughout the airline’s Heathrow lounges prospects will discover new water stations. Work additionally continues to take away single-use plastic throughout the airline, and all plastic water bottles in Heathrow lounges are being changed with glass, which will probably be rolled out throughout the airline’s UK lounges over the subsequent month. Prospects in lounges may also proceed to order meals utilizing their cell machine on to their desk, an initiative launched by British Airways in the course of the Covid pandemic which it has determined to maintain.

From subsequent month the airline is ready to maneuver to the subsequent section of its eating expertise; a service extra akin to 1 that prospects would have skilled pre-pandemic. Prospects travelling within the airline’s Membership Europe cabin can count on a extra premium service with new scrumptious menus with extra choices because it welcomes again its prospects. The airline can be engaged on the subsequent section of its long-haul catering proposition, with thrilling adjustments afoot.

Elsewhere, British Airways will proceed to discover how know-how can improve the shopper journey. The airline will probably be introducing a brand new baggage tracing system, permitting prospects to trace their bag by way of their telephone all through their journey. From automated lounge entry to new digital signage throughout the airport, British Airways is targeted on making the shopper journey much more seamless and stress-free.

Prospects may also count on a couple of adjustments at test in with devoted desks for World Traveller Plus prospects and a reimagined Skyflyers programme for kids travelling with the airline.

Tom Stevens, British Airways’ Director of Model and Buyer Expertise, stated: “We’re dedicated to making sure we ship a premium proposition for our prospects all through their journey with us and after we accomplish that, we have to make sure that sustainability is on the coronary heart of it.

“We need to create a good higher British Airways and know that we have to maintain making adjustments to the shopper expertise with issues like various menus, decreasing plastics and introducing new know-how to get us to the place we need to be. Along with these enhancements, we’re additionally shifting forward at pace with among the bigger initiatives that we promised to our prospects, such because the roll out of our award-winning enterprise class seat, Membership Suite.”