Distribution


Travel distribution comes in a myriad of shapes and sizes, with a dizzying array of processes to match  - but at its most basic level, it is the mechanism to connect suppliers of travel products to their end-users.

In every aspect of the industry, developments in technology, changing consumer shopping habits and new players constantly entering the market have caused distribution to go through significant levels of transformation.


Ryanair in shock move as it agrees fares deal with Kayak
Ryanair in shock move as it agrees fares deal with Kayak
By Kevin May | January 20, 2010
A year is a long time in travel as well as politics - especially for Ryanair which has agreed today to... Read More
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Would Travelport IPO deliver Orbitz to Expedia?
Would Travelport IPO deliver Orbitz to Expedia?
By Dennis Schaal | December 18, 2009
A fresh report from Bloomberg that Travelport is plannning a $3.2 billion public offering in the U.K.... Read More
News | Distribution
TripAdvisor to add direct business listings for hotels globally
TripAdvisor to add direct business listings for hotels globally
By Dennis Schaal | November 17, 2009
Many hotels on TripAdvisor have long felt ripped off because reviews of their properties make... Read More
News | Distribution
Is it possible to crowdsource the airline industry?
Is it possible to crowdsource the airline industry?
By Viewpoints | October 26, 2009
The airline industry is in tailspin, hoping for a recovery some time maybe next year. It will take... Read More
News | Distribution
Sam Gilliland says HEY! Maybe add Sabre to that GDS public offering party
Sam Gilliland says HEY! Maybe add Sabre to that GDS public offering party
By Kevin May | October 18, 2009
There is clearly something in the air in GDSland, perhaps fuelled by the apparent green shoots of... Read More
News | Distribution
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REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
March 26, 2019
REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
In this white paper, carried out in partnership with PROS, we look at the various stages of airlines... Read More
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
March 4, 2019
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
The cost and effort of maintaining a direct connect to the GDS may have been more than hotels had... Read More
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
March 1, 2019
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
A detailed study by RateGain’s data science lab probes into event scenarios to get insights that will... Read More
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