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Amadeus reports single-digit growth across key metrics for 2013
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Amadeus reports single-digit growth across key metrics for 2013
By Karthick Prabu | November 13, 2013
Amadeus reported its financial and operating results for the first nine months of 2013, with adjusted... Read More
US Airways and American settle with Department of Justice, merger's back on track
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US Airways and American settle with Department of Justice, merger's back on track
By Nick Vivion | November 13, 2013
The Department of Justice has settled their lawsuit blocking the merger between American Airlines and... Read More
Travel DISTRIBUTION roundup - Travelport, Sabre, BookIt, Eurolines, GTA, TravelClick
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Travel DISTRIBUTION roundup - Travelport, Sabre, BookIt, Eurolines, GTA, TravelClick
By PhocusWire | November 13, 2013
This is a roundup of product news and announcements for travel DISTRIBUTION on Wednesday 13 November... Read More
Landmark deal in China - B2B online travel service 8Trip raises $24.6 million
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Landmark deal in China - B2B online travel service 8Trip raises $24.6 million
By Karthick Prabu | November 12, 2013
8Trip, a China-based online travel service which connects suppliers with sellers, has raised $24.6... Read More
Expedia plots travel graph, thinks more like stock market than supermarket
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Expedia plots travel graph, thinks more like stock market than supermarket
By Linda Fox | November 11, 2013
Expedia dropped a few more clues last week as to how it plans to meet the needs of the rapidly... Read More
Travelport eyeing Beyond Air as key element for the future
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Travelport eyeing Beyond Air as key element for the future
By Kevin May | November 8, 2013
Almost a fifth of Travelport revenue is now coming from non-air (or "Beyond Air", as it now calls it)... Read More
What will it take for the hospitality sector to embrace the Internet of Things?
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What will it take for the hospitality sector to embrace the Internet of Things?
By Viewpoints | November 8, 2013
Perhaps geeky but hugely important - a few months ago I presented at JavaOne on building Internet of... Read More
Startup pitch: Snapshot puts a new kind of power in the hands of hoteliers
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Startup pitch: Snapshot puts a new kind of power in the hands of hoteliers
By Kevin May | November 8, 2013
Snapshot is a travel startup breaking the mould of new businesses in the sector - an industry-facing... Read More
HomeAway opens door to APAC with majority stake in New Zealand's Bookabach
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HomeAway opens door to APAC with majority stake in New Zealand's Bookabach
By Nick Vivion | November 6, 2013
HomeAway continues to expand aggressively into the worldwide vacation rental market, announcing today... Read More
Quick, create some urgency to improve online conversion
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Quick, create some urgency to improve online conversion
By Viewpoints | November 5, 2013
The tactic of using urgency to improve online conversions has not been widely picked up in the... Read More
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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