Lola ceases operations, touts "next phase"
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Lola ceases operations, touts "next phase"
By Adam Perrotta - BTN September 23, 2021
Lola has shuttered its services, according to a notice on its website citing "new things to come" for the company. Read More
RateGain to acquire hotel distribution provider MyHotelShop
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RateGain to acquire hotel distribution provider MyHotelShop
By Kevin May September 23, 2021
MyHotelShop was created in Germany in 2012 and provides tools and services to hotels to help increase their direct sales. Read More
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Flyr lands $150M funding to expand travel revenue system
By Kevin May September 22, 2021
The U.S.-based company has won the backing from lead investor and growth equity company WestCap.... Read More
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Google launches sustainability initiatives, confirms "Things to Do" changes
By Mitra Sorrells September 22, 2021
Google, in addition to adding "eco-certified" badges to hotels and joining the Travalyst coalition, has confirmed updates to its search and booking functions for tours and activities.... Read More
News / Startups
Altacasa raises €2M for luxury second-home ownership platform
By Mitra Sorrells September 22, 2021
London-based Altacasa is the third startup in the luxury home co-ownership space to announce funding in recent weeks.... Read More
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Plusgrade gets boost from private equity to scale ancillary revenue solutions
By Jill Menze September 21, 2021
Plusgrade helps airlines, cruise lines and rail operators manage and optimize revenue generated from seat upgrades and other premium services.... Read More
News / Startups
Corporate travel startup backed by Concur founder launches with $41M raised
Spotnana uses a cloud-based, API-friendly platform to provide unbundled travel services and automation... Read more
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ALERTS: New deals, products, partnerships and hires in digital travel
The backbone of the travel, tourism and hospitality industry is powered by technology and digital... Read more
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PhocusWire Pulse: Rentals On The Rise
For our sixth PhocusWire Pulse event this year, we focus on rapid progress in the development of the... Read more
Opinion / Online
A temperature check on vacation rentals
Vacation rentals were the undoubtable success story of the travel industry in the first year of the... Read more
News / Distribution
Finnair to go all-NDC by 2025
The airline plans to make the switch on all tickets and ancillary air products sold through travel... Read more
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VIDEO: New audiences and where to spend your travel marketing budget
Phocuswright managing director Pete Comeau discussed a range of marketing-related issues with Michael... Read more
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