AIX Expo Hamburg, Germany | April 9, 2013– B/E Aerospace is pleased to present its premium line of award-winning galley inserts, the Essence™ Galley Inserts Collection. Since its debut at AIE in 2012, Essence has received accolades worldwide for its breakthrough design and innovative technology.

Beginning with the 2012 Crystal Cabin Award for Industrial Design and Technical Concepts, Essence has led the industry in design achievement awards. The Essence collection was honored with two prestigious International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), a gold award in Commercial and Industrial Products and a silver award in Design Strategy.

Essence was also recognized by The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies with the 2012 GOOD DESIGN™ Award, the oldest and most recognized program for design excellence worldwide. B/E Aerospace’s latest recognition for Essence is the 2013 iF Product Design Award, one of the most renowned design awards in the world.

Demonstrated in a fully working galley, participants will experience Essence’s intuitive features and technology enhancements that make the entire collection easy to use, and creates a superior flight crew and passenger experience. Customers will benefit from weight reduction, increased power efficiency and reliability, and improved ergonomics and aesthetics. Essence features a suite of products including beverage maker, espresso maker, water heater, beverage cup, tri-mode refrigerator/freezer/rapid beverage chiller, steam and convection ovens, and bun warmer.