“IKEA – creating Shopping Centres of the future!
IKEA Centres is IKEA Group’s global shopping Centre company. They develop, own
and manage retail destinations for the many people, anchored by IKEA stores.
IKEA Centres operates already 216.000 square meters of retail sales space; 59 shopping centres
and 4 retail parks. People´s needs, wishes and dreams are changing and so is their shopping behavior.
That is why IKEA Centres are constantly improving - always aiming to increase visitation
on existing floor space and not to forget the performance improvement from the visitor
and customer point of view. Foodservice solutions is coaching this ongoing process
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Lecturer at the DHBW (dual university Baden-Wurttemberg)
Since 5 years is Annette Mützel - foodservice solutions/ Wiesbaden - lecturer at the Cooperative
State University in Stuttgart. She teaches "Food"/ "food industry" in the Bachelor study program
"Business Administration - Crafts". The DHBW Stuttgart is with more than 7,000 students
one of the largest higher education institutions in Baden-Württemberg…please read more
The Future of Hospitality
“The SuperWeek Event 2014” at HAAGA HELIA University in Helsinki
The Gastro fair in Helsinki - the major HoReCa Fair in the Scandinavian countries- and
Haaga-Helia - the University of Applied Sciences are organizing every other year a “GastroPro” event.
The overall topic of the “GastroPro” has always been, and still is, “The Future of Hospitality”.
The idea is to bring and highlight novelties, innovations, management approaches,
new concepts, concept development and to bring world-class speakers in front of the audience
with the idea of bringing something new for the Finnish hotel, restaurant and catering professionals.
One of the keynote speakers in 2014 is Annette Mützel…please read more
Bakerycafé – Less assortment is more In the latest issue of back.intern.
– a newspaper for the bakery industry- Annette Mützel is giving an interview on
“How much foodservice is still credible for a bakey?”…please read more
The department store “Kaufhaus tyrol” The department store "Kaufhaus tyrol" is located
in the heart of Innsbruck. The customer can shop at over 50 shops on six floors.
foodservice solutions created new concepts in order to make the restaurants in the store a
meeting place with retention…please read more
KINOPOLIS Landshut The KINOPOLIS Group, with its 18 locations, is one of the largest
and most traditional cinema operators in Germany. In Landshut is the KINOPOLIS in the mall
"City Center Landshut". foodservice solutions has the task to find a new partner and operator
for the gastronomy of the KINOPOLIS...please read more
IMMP - Strategical development of IKEA Food Service
The IMMP (IKEA Marketing Management program) of Inter IKEA Systems is primarily
concerned about the market and the customer: What are the current trends, today's
needs, desires and dreams of consumers? And which strategically development needs
my brand for the next 3-5 years?
Again in 2014 foodservice solutions coaches an international IKEA Group; this time with
the focus on food…please read more
The Lifestyle – Department Store „Engelhorn“ in Mannheim is setting
the trend in foodservice as well.
When it comes to fashion, accessories, sportswear and sport articles “Engelhorn”
is one of the best shopping addresses in Germany. To offer their customers an even
more exclusive shopping experience Engelhorn is investing in the opening of a new
very unique high level Restaurant. Foodservice solutions supports the development
of this exciting project as consultant and acting as sounding board for the owner on
all relevant topicsregarding foodservice…please read more
Sushi Circle - The Original
There are already 24 outlets of Sushi Circle in Germany. Sushi Circle "The Original" -
the positioning of the brand - is until today the only nationally operating sushi restaurant chain.
The brand wants to be seen in the future more emotional and more valuable in the appearance,
the presentation and the design. The top management is supported in this new strategy
by foodservice solutions - Wiesbaden…please read more
LS travel retail
LS travel retail is the worldwide specialist for travel retail. In Germany, the company is represented
with 100 stores at 10 airports and 32 rail stations - mainly retail concepts.
Starting in spring 2013, LS travel operates the food court at the Frankfurt central station and
accelerates its activities in the foodservice sector. Under the umbrella brand “Frankfurter Markthalle”
and as the operator of about 10 different brands, LS travel retail presents a diverse foodservice offer.
Foodservice solutions Wiesbaden takes over the part of the external competent consultant and
foodservice expert …please read more
FoodService Instituut Nederland (FSIN),- the leading independant centre of knowledge on foodservice/out of home,
is organising it's yearly very well visited congress (almost three hundred visitors) on January the 8th 2012
at the Horecava. This is the largest national exchange in Holland on hospitality business.
Every year FSIN invites inspiring, international speakers who give their vision on the foodservice market.
Annette Mützel presents the latest Trends and her forward-looking vision on the international
foodservice market in Europe/worldwide ...read more
The future of shopping
The family-led enterprise Engelhorn affects the Rhein-Neckar area around Mannheim/ Heidelberg since 1890
and belongs to the best shopping addresses for fashion, accessories, bags and shoes in Germany.
Since 2010 foodservice solutions (fss) supports the initiators of this outstanding project to develop the
foodservice area (approximately 2,500 sqm). "We were chosen because we know the foodservice market
with its brands, trends and the current zeitgeist perfectly," says owner Annette Mützel ...read more
Cinema & Culinary
KINOPOLIS is one of the largest cinema operators in Germany. The new KINOPOLIS location in Gießen
wants to be more than a “Blockbuster temple”. Foodservice solutions l takes a leading part in developing
the foodservice areas to a highly attractive Restaurant, lounge and meeting area. ...read more
Quality Campaign for the Frankfurt airport
The Fraport AG is one of the leading companies in the airport business and the operator of the Frankfurt Airport -
one of the world’s most important air transportation hubs. The new “Frankfurt Airport City” is an outstanding
location for mobility, adventure, shopping and enjoying. Numerous foodservice concepts help to create
this extraordinary place. The “Best get better” is the name of the program from the consulting agency
foodservice solutions in Wiesbaden, to support and further develop the foodservice at the airport. ...read more
“Packaging the 21st century lifestyle”
The members of the worldwide packaging industries are holding in May 2012 their Europe Spring Meeting
in Brussels. On their platform “Pack2Go” like-minded business leaders of the packaging industry and
Top Management from the Restaurant, Catering and Retail world are gathering. foodservice solutions -
Annette Mützel - is one of the speakers. Her lecture “Market Evolutions for Foodservice” is covering the
consumer mega trends, convenience and lifestyle as well as presenting the latest hot foodservice concepts...
Enthusiastic and loyal customers
You have been thinking about publishing your own newsletter or customer magazine for quite a long time,
but you are avoiding the great effort? No problem: foodservice solutions turns out to be a competent part-
ner and together with you, we will develop an individual concept – ensuring guest loyalty – easy and simple
for you. ...read more
"IKEA – more than just furniture!"
The international operating Inter IKEA Center Group (IICG) is a subsidiary of IKEA and operates already
216.000 square metres of retail sales space. In 2013/2014 three new locations are planned. The project-
highlight is represented by the "IKEA Scandinavian Centre" in Lübeck. In foodservice solutions, the IICG
has found a professional partner who assists in finding the right foodservice concepts. ...read more
Do you need any support to "stand on your own feet"?
The consultant's exchange of the KfW bank group helps start-up businesses and existing enterprises with
the search of qualified executive consultants. Most recently, foodservice solutions is a part of the expert’s
list. ...read more
Making a significant difference with a low budget - professional consulting must not be expensive
A lot of small and medium-sized businesses are stepping back at the term "business consultancy". The
example of Mrs. Michelet and her bakery shop shows that also small sized enterprises are able to afford
a professional consulting. ...read more
„Marketing the IKEA way“
For the fifth time in the row, foodservice solutions is coaching the store and marketing manager of IKEA
in context with the worldwide "IKEA Management Marketing Programme". IMMP is an international pro-
gramme of Inter IKEA Systems Delft/Netherlands, the owner and franchisor of the IKEA concept. It is the
biggest and most intensive education and qualification programme of the last years. After being the coach
of the Netherlands, the United Arab Emirates, Greece, Hungary, Czech Republic and Slovakia, Annette
Mützel is responsible for the stores in Istanbul und Kuwait this year. ...read more
Paris – in a different way
Visiting Paris – that is usually the ChampsÉlysée, L'Arc de Triomphe, Montmartre and the Eiffel Tower.
However it’s also the 20th arrondissement east of Paris. With its wonderful and mystical courtyards, the
Saint-Blaise quarter maintains the charm of the old suburbs of Paris. Together with the family Trigano
(founder of Club Med), the designer Philippe Starck has realized his dream of a fancy and at the same
time democratic hotel. Right next to it, you can enjoy long walks at "Père Lachaise", the biggest and
most popular cemetery where you can discover the graves of big personalities. ...Discover Paris