Business Travel


Bringing science and control to airline retail
Bringing science and control to airline retail
By Stanislava Yordanova - PROS  | October 10, 2019
In the next decade we should expect the disruption of the airline industry to continue to accelerate; however, it is the digital-first carriers that will lead the market. Read More
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VIDEO: 15below on taking traveler communications to the next level
By Linda Fox | October 9, 2019
At the World Aviation Festival 2019, PhocusWire spoke wiht 15below on the challenges of airline communications, especially during disruption. Read More
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TripActions surfaces carbon impact data for flights and rail
By Mitra Sorrells | October 2, 2019
TripActions will provide carbon impact data for air and rail travel. Read More
News | Online
Corporate travel online booking tools need a "serious wake-up call"
Corporate travel online booking tools need a "serious wake-up call"
By Jill Menze | September 30, 2019
As corporate travel buyer frustration with online booking tools mounts, business models need to be rethought. Read More
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TravelBank creates "SuperItinerary" to capture bookings, spending and ancillaries in one place
By Mitra Sorrells | September 26, 2019
TravelBank's new SuperItinerary tracks appointments and bookings, trip spending and ancillary offers in one app. Read More
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Q&A: Booking.com's Ripsy Bandourian on evolving functionality for business travelers
Q&A: Booking.com's Ripsy Bandourian on evolving functionality for business travelers
By Linda Fox | September 25, 2019
Booking.com for Business was unveiled in early 2015 after the accommodation giant observed that about one in five bookings were for business travel. Read More
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Corporate travel distribution is broken - now some blame the GDSs
Corporate travel distribution is broken - now some blame the GDSs
By Jill Menze | September 25, 2019
What precisely does airline distribution for business travel look like? Based on a fiery exchange at The Beat Live in New York last week, the answer is up for grabs and some familiar tech providers are... Read More
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What blockchain in corporate travel could mean for GDSs, TMCs
What blockchain in corporate travel could mean for GDSs, TMCs
By Jill Menze | September 24, 2019
At The Beat Live in New York, Mezi's Johnny Thorsen and Blockskye's Brook Armstrong discussed blockchain's role in the corporate travel market. Read More
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VIDEO: CarTrawler on the value of mobility for airlines
VIDEO: CarTrawler on the value of mobility for airlines
By PhocusWire | September 23, 2019
"Mobility" is fast becoming the word of the moment in the travel industry, and airlines are looking at how the consumer behavior around ground transportation is changing. Read More
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HRS acquires Conichi
HRS acquires Conichi to build new payment-focused division
By Mitra Sorrells | September 20, 2019
HRS has acquired Conichi as part of its strategy to build a global payment solution. Read More
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Paul Abbott gets top American Express GBT job as CEO Anderson steps down
Paul Abbott gets top American Express GBT job as CEO Anderson steps down
By Linda Fox | September 20, 2019
Abbott comes from a chief commercial officer role within payments at American Express and has been on the board at the business travel unit for four years. Read More
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Loyalty programs still the biggest ancillary earner for most airlines
By Linda Fox | September 19, 2019
The latest study of airline ancillary revenue reveals those earning the most for extras such as legroom, meals and bags. Read More
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How I Got Here, episode 5 - Philippe Chereque of American Express GBT
By Kevin May | September 19, 2019
One of the original executives at Amadeus and now the president at American Express GBT joins Kevin May and David Litwak for the latest episode. Read More
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Trust and finding the right option are top traveler frustrations online
By Linda Fox | September 17, 2019
Trust issues and lengthy search processes are the top frustrations for travelers in Travelport's Global Digital Traveler study. Read More
News | Technology
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Davinci Travel System looks to expansion following €2.1M in funding
By Linda Fox | September 13, 2019
The Prague-based startup specializing in group bookings tech for hotels has announced funding of €2.1 million. Read More
News | Startups