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.


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Hostelworld looks to growth in 2020 following business review
By Linda Fox | April 8, 2019
Hostelworld lays out its roadmap for growth as it reports results for 2018.... Read More
News | Distribution
Prep for parity: everything hotels and online travel agencies need to know
Prep for parity: everything hotels and online travel agencies need to know
By Clive Wood - OTA Insight  | April 8, 2019
The parity problem is not going away, but actionable data can help hoteliers address the problem and... Read More
From Our Partners | Distribution
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In the green room at Phocuswright Europe with... Javier Arévalo
By PhocusWire | April 3, 2019
In a series of interviews with executives participating at the event in Amsterdam in May, PhocusWire... Read More
Interview | Distribution
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Accor boosts Middle East distribution with Al Tayyar partnership
By Mitra Sorrells | April 3, 2019
Accor will provide Saudi Arabia-based Al Tayyar Travel Group direct access to real-time rates and... Read More
News | Distribution
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Amadeus says traveler needs are ripe for innovation
By Linda Fox | April 2, 2019
Amadeus Ventures is focusing on the traveler experience in the hope that innovation can improve... Read More
News | Technology
Dear, airlines - are you new distribution compatible?
Dear, airlines - are you new distribution compatible?
By Ian Heywood - Travelport  | April 1, 2019
The 16.1 standard for NDC will only get you so far. You can just about book an airline seat with it.... Read More
Opinion | Distribution
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As Amadeus embarks on cloud journey, Expedia keeps it real
By Linda Fox | March 28, 2019
Amadeus has begun migrating services to the cloud beginning with its Master Pricer shopping... Read More
News | Technology
Airlines missing millions group air
Airlines leave millions in profit on the table - and they don’t even know it
By Kenny Totten - Bacarai  | March 28, 2019
Nearly all group airfare is still sold offline, in a labor- and time-intensive fashion. Innovation... Read More
Opinion | Distribution
Google hotel search vacation rentals
Google pushes further into private accommodations, rolls out vacation rentals search worldwide
By Mitra Sorrells | March 26, 2019
Google is adding vacation rental listings from the likes of Expedia Group and TripAdvisor to its Hotel... Read More
News | Distribution
REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
By PhocusWire | March 26, 2019
In this white paper, carried out in partnership with PROS, we look at the various stages of airlines... Read More
From Our Partners | 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