Magic in the bag
Now in its second decade, the TravelPlus Amenity Bag Awards brings together designers, suppliers and airline customers to celebrate creativity in design and contents
WESSCO International supplied this kit for ANA with Neal’s Yard Remedies bag and products Simon Ward
A traditional look and Bentley Products was supplied by FORMIA for this kit in Business Class on Turkish Airlines
T FORMIA developed this kit for Qatar Airways with Castello Monte Vibiano – Vecchio products and Bric’s bag design
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his 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 of sparking wanderlust in children around the world. The 2016 awards continue to receive good support from the industry. This year, judges evaluated 52 entries from of the world’s largest airlines across 16 award categories. Some of the categories received more than 20 entries each. Awards founder and CEO Simon Ward of the TravelPlus website and Amenities magazine was also impressed the number of new and international designers that have been called on to come up with innovative looks in the past year.