Expedia Group


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Investors on travel survivors, pent-up demand and bailouts
By Linda Fox | April 2, 2020
Seeking Alpha asked some of its marketplace authors to comment on the outlook for travel stocks, the likelihood of travel returning to pre-coronavirus levels and the segments that might come... Read More
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Could addiction to debt come back to haunt some online travel companies?
By Steven Lerner | March 25, 2020
If revenue drops due to COVID-19, past debt will make it more challenging for online travel companies to survive economic obstacles. Read More
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Expedia will refund hotel guests during COVID-19 outbreak regardless of existing booking policy
Expedia will refund hotel guests during COVID-19 outbreak regardless of existing booking policy
The operator of accommodation booking sites including Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire and others says it was facing an "unprecedented volume of calls" from travelers asking for help with non-refundable... Read More
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Online travel stocks have fallen 38% in 2020 (mainly due to the coronavirus)
Online travel stocks have fallen 38% in 2020 (mainly due to the coronavirus)
By Steven Lerner | March 13, 2020
Most of the value has been decimated due to the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, with bookings declining and analysts anticipating a long-term impact.  Read More
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Laid-off Expedia Group workers have a message for the current regime
By Steven Lerner | March 11, 2020
A pair of recently downsized Expedia Group employees are shedding some light recent company layoffs and the events that led up to them. Read More
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Sounding Off: Coronavirus could trigger the travel marketing overhaul many want
Sounding Off: Coronavirus could trigger the travel marketing overhaul many want
By PhocusWire | March 6, 2020
Many companies in the industry have wanted a shift away from relying heavily on Google for customer acquisition. They may finally get their wish. Read More
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European Commission agrees to data-sharing pact with short-term rental giants
By Linda Fox | March 6, 2020
Online accommodation platforms Airbnb, Booking.com, Expedia and Tripadvisor have agreed to share short-term rental data with the European Commission. Read More
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Expedia Group, Booking Holdings spent more than $11B on marketing (mostly to Google) in 2019
Expedia Group, Booking Holdings spent more than $11B on marketing (mostly to Google) in 2019
By Steven Lerner | March 6, 2020
One company grew its marketing spend in 2019 and the other company essentially remained flat.   Read More
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As travel giants circle, understanding the economics in tours and activities is vital
As travel giants circle, understanding the economics in tours and activities is vital
By Olan O'Sullivan - TrekkSoft  | March 3, 2020
In the past 24 months, the tours and activities sector has moved from, to borrow a Cinderella analogy, the cinders to the palace, where its untapped potential has moved into the sights of major travel... Read More
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How I Got Here, episode 26 - Ariane Gorin of Expedia Group
How I Got Here, episode 26 - Ariane Gorin of Expedia Group
By PhocusWire | February 27, 2020
Mozio's David Litwak and Kevin May from PhocusWire are speak with Ariane Gorin, president of Expedia Business Services, about her time at the travel giant and earlier career at Microsoft. Read More
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Expedia cuts about 3,000 jobs
By Jamie Biesiada - Travel Weekly  | February 26, 2020
Expedia Group is laying off about 12% of its workforce and streamlining operations. Read More
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REPORT: Gender diversity in the travel industry
REPORT: Gender diversity in the travel industry
By Deanna Ting  | February 25, 2020
A huge gap often exists among industry leaders in terms of understanding what’s necessary for creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, and how to keep it that way. Read More
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Barry Diller cites “dumb things” and “mistakes” as Expedia still ends 2019 on financial high
Barry Diller cites “dumb things” and “mistakes” as Expedia still ends 2019 on financial high
By Steven Lerner | February 14, 2020
In his first earnings call since taking over day-to-day operations for Expedia Group, Chairman Barry Diller very candidly outlined his 2020 plan to “drive sustained growth.” Read More
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Hotel revenue management: Is there a breakthrough on the horizon?
Hotel revenue management: Is there a breakthrough on the horizon?
By Vivek Bhogaraju - Expedia Group  | February 4, 2020
Expedia Group commissioned Phocuswright to conduct a global study on the state of hotel revenue management from the perspective of the revenue manager - and the results are telling. Read More
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Google, Barry Diller, annual marketing spend - what to watch in upcoming online travel earnings
By Steven Lerner | February 3, 2020
Here are six important questions regarding the upcoming earnings for online travel companies.   Read More
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