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The big opportunity for short-term rentals
By PhocusWire | August 12, 2022
Speaking during Phocuswright Europe, Awaze and HomeToGo outlined what they see as the biggest opportunities in short-term rentals.... Read More
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Rod Cuthbert on why he’s “super positive” about travel
By PhocusWire | August 12, 2022
Travel industry veteran Rod Cuthbert discusses the ample opportunity for travel brands as well as the state of Viator and Google.... Read More
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Earnings roundup: TUI Group, IHG, Hostelworld
By Mitra Sorrells | August 12, 2022
TUI Group, IHG and Hostelworld all reported strong financial results for the second quarter of 2022.... Read More
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Amex GBT sees "strong" quarter with major client wins
By Lauren Arena - BTN Europe | August 11, 2022
In its first earnings report as a publicly listed company, Amex GBT reported revenue of $286 million in Q2 2022, up 217% year-over-year.... Read More
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United Airlines orders 100 electric air taxis from Archer
By Kathryn Walson | August 11, 2022
Archer CEO Adam Goldstein calls the payment a “milestone” in Archer’s partnership with United Airlines.... Read More
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CarTrawler on loyalty, fintech and growing interest in eco-friendly travel
By PhocusWire | August 11, 2022
CarTrawler CEO Cormac Barry and COO Peter O'Donovan discuss current trends in the car rental industry in the PhocusWire Studio at Phocuswright Europe.... Read More
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Travel startup Fora wants to reinvent the travel agent
By Jill Menze | August 11, 2022
Tech-powered travel agency Fora, which just raised $13.5 million, provides resources to anyone looking for a career as a travel advisor.... Read More
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Vacasa raises revenue, profitability guidance after Q2 beats forecast
By Mitra Sorrells | August 10, 2022
Vacasa’s revenue in Q2 grew 31% year-over-year to $310 million and adjusted EBITDA came in at negative $2 million, head of guidance.... Read More
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Sonder recovers revenue, hits record RevPAR in Q2 2022
By Jill Menze | August 10, 2022
Sonder reported revenue of $121 million in Q2 2022, up 157% year-on-year and fueled by RevPAR growth.... Read More
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OYO adds European vacation rentals with acquisition of Danish operator
By Mitra Sorrells | August 10, 2022
OYO's acquisition of Bornholm-based Bornholmske Feriehuse adds more than 730 homes to its DanCenter vacation rental brand.... Read More
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Ex-Booking execs build new “connected trip” solution
By Mitra Sorrells | August 10, 2022
NeoKe uses decentralized, self-sovereign ID to remove friction from the travel experience and improve conversions for suppliers.... Read More
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Snowfall to acquire Psngr1 to boost North America presence
By Michael B. Baker - BTN | August 10, 2022
U.K.-based travel technology firm Snowfall plans to merge Psngr1's technology with its own. ... Read More
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Trivago touts strong second quarter but prepares for slowdown ahead
By Kathryn Walson | August 9, 2022
In the three months ended June 30, total revenue at Trivago rose by €49.3 million, or 52%, compared to the same period in 2021.... Read More
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Travel sector most likely to see subscription growth
By Jill Menze | August 9, 2022
Among subscription sectors, travel is the most likely to see subscription growth from both existing and new members over the next 12 months.... Read More
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Opinion / Online
3 lessons airlines can learn from B2B pricing strategies
By Dr. Michael Wu - PROS | August 9, 2022
To secure market share, airlines can borrow demand forecasting and pricing best practices from B2B travel companies.... Read More