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Momondo Group puts faith in cuddly approach to metasearch
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Momondo Group puts faith in cuddly approach to metasearch
By Kevin May | January 6, 2016
Momondo Group is celebrating what it claims is a milestone for its Cheapflights brand - half a million visits in a single day. The company says it achieved the accolade across desktop, mobile and a Read More
Momondo Group gets £10 million credit line
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Momondo Group gets £10 million credit line
By Kevin May | September 7, 2015
Momondo Group has secured another working capital line of credit, this time to the tune of £10 million from Silicon Valley Bank. The funds will be used to "provide additional liquidity" as the grou Read More
Goodbye, deals - Cheapflights switches to metasearch after 19 years
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Goodbye, deals - Cheapflights switches to metasearch after 19 years
By Kevin May | June 24, 2015
Cheapflights was one of the pioneers of online travel - arriving on the scene courtesy of an idea from an ex-journalist, no less, in 1996. John Hatt's strategy was simple and effective. Rather than Read More
Momondo Group raises £80 million from Great Hill Partners
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Momondo Group raises £80 million from Great Hill Partners
By Kevin May | October 17, 2014
Big fund-raising deal alert: Momondo Group has taken a cash injection of £80 million (approximately $130 million) from Boston-based Great Hill Partners. The company claims the investment, in a deal Read More
Momondo secures £5 million credit facility from Barclays
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Momondo secures £5 million credit facility from Barclays
By Kevin May | June 5, 2014
Travel search group Momondo has captured a £5 million from Barclays Bank to arm its acquisition and expansion warchest. The company behind metasearch site Momondo and deals publisher Cheapflights s Read More
Momondo reunited with its mojo, releases first results in years
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Momondo reunited with its mojo, releases first results in years
By Kevin May | April 15, 2014
Momondo Group says it is ready to come out fighting after a few years lurking in the shadows, watching as the metasearch world went kind of crazy. The UK-based company, which runs the global Momond Read More
From Periplus to social media - a potted history of the travel guidebook [INFOGRAPHIC]
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From Periplus to social media - a potted history of the travel guidebook [INFOGRAPHIC]
By Kevin May | September 3, 2013
In all the furore over the sale of Lonely Planet earlier this year and Google buying Frommers in August 2012 it was easy to forget just how long the travel guidebook has been around. Read More
WebJet fall leaves door open for Wotif  - Top Australia travel websites, July 2013
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WebJet fall leaves door open for Wotif - Top Australia travel websites, July 2013
By PhocusWire | August 12, 2013
Fun and games at the top of the list of leading travel websites in Australia as Wotif breathes deeply down the neck of market leader WebJet. Read More
Let's fight for an open world, with no boundaries or prejudice, with travel as our weapon [VIDEO]
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Let's fight for an open world, with no boundaries or prejudice, with travel as our weapon [VIDEO]
By Kevin May | January 9, 2013
It could of course be a line from a whimsical travel writer - but it's not. It's the description behind a new advertising campaign for European travel search service, Momondo. Read More
Momondo name to carry Cheapflights into non-English speaking territories
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Momondo name to carry Cheapflights into non-English speaking territories
By Linda Fox | November 12, 2012
Cheapflights Media has rebranded to Momondo Group as it prepares to extend its presence to non-English speaking destinations. Read More
Momondo factors in cost and convenience for flight rating system
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Momondo factors in cost and convenience for flight rating system
By Linda Fox | August 28, 2012
Momondo reckons it's stepping metasearch up a gear with a flight rating system which aims to strike a balance between price and duration Read More
Momondo goes semantic with 2nd Gen search engine
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Momondo goes semantic with 2nd Gen search engine
By Linda Fox | June 25, 2012
Momondo is to release its '2nd generation search engine' using more consumer intelligence to return better results for users Read More
Momondo takes partnership route for East and Central Africa
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Momondo takes partnership route for East and Central Africa
By Linda Fox | May 15, 2012
Momondo is claiming a first with the launch of a hotel and flight metasearch service for East and Central Africa Read More
Cheapflights bans clumsy mobile handoffs
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Cheapflights bans clumsy mobile handoffs
By Dennis Schaal | May 11, 2012
Airline-deal publisher Cheapflights has laid down the law for its mobile websites in the US and UK -- there will be no flights shown from intermediaries or suppliers unless they have quality mobile... Read More
What Else? TripIt founders, OnAir joy, Cleartrip hires, Anite-Thomas Cook, Cheapflights mails, SpeedRFP
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What Else? TripIt founders, OnAir joy, Cleartrip hires, Anite-Thomas Cook, Cheapflights mails, SpeedRFP
By PhocusWire | March 28, 2012
TripIt co-founders quit Concur, OnAir sign string of deals, Cleartrip hires new COO, Anite wins Thomas Cook contract, Cheapflights hits 6M subs, SpeedRFP unleashes V2.0... A round-up of other stories... Read More