Service relics on sale
Hong Kong Airlines announced the launch of a sale of inflight service items including crockery, limited edition amenity kits, pillows, duvets and wine on July 23. Most of the items haven’t been in service in recent years.
The bespoke e-commerce platform, Epix Products will be the exclusive channel for the sale on epixproducts.com. The merchandise will be organized in different bundles with a mix of products .
Hong Kong Airlines’ Director of Service Delivery, Chris Birt, said:
“To prevent wastage and disposal of obsolete or surplus items we have in storage, we have decided to put them up for sale after seeing how favourably the public has responded to similar airline inflight product sales. These items can be used or consumed at home or over a picnic».
The items on offer includes a half-size trolley fully-stocked with Business Class tableware, cutlery, locally designed amenity kits, a blanket and pillow with cover and 24 bottles of wine. A full size trolley will also be offered with a greater quantity of the service items mentioned, plus 36 bottles of wine. Product bundles will start at HK $1,788 (US $230) to HK $ 8,888 (US $ 1,144).