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The web and its connection to travel is now over two decades old, yet it continues to evolve at a pace that is enough to keep the major players in the industry on alert and inspire new business to make a move.

The internet is no longer just about websites  - and the last disruptive force: mobile  - but the addition of new digital marketing techniques, cutting-edge user interfaces, and functionality that brings brands and consumers closer than ever before.


Phocuswright appoints Charuta Fadnis for senior research role
Phocuswright appoints Charuta Fadnis for senior research role
By PhocusWire | December 12, 2019
The ex-Phocuswright analyst returns as senior vice president for research and product strategy after... Read More
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Research Spotlight: The cause and effect of last-minute booking
Research Spotlight: The cause and effect of last-minute booking
By Jill Menze | December 12, 2019
As travel brands approach 2020, leading with a “mobile-first” strategy is no longer something to... Read More
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VIDEO: What will the travel purchase funnel look like in the future?
By Mitra Sorrells | December 12, 2019
Executives from Skyscanner, HotelTonight, TripTuner and Fareportal discuss the future of the funnel in... Read More
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How I Got Here, episode 16 - Robbie Bhathal of Suiteness
How I Got Here, episode 16 - Robbie Bhathal of Suiteness
By Kevin May | December 12, 2019
Robbie Bathal and his two co-founders hit upon a solution to an age-old problem in the accommodation... Read More
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travelstart take over jumia travel
Travelstart takes over rival Jumia Travel, plans to tap new customers
By Steven Lerner | December 10, 2019
Travelstart will manage the operations of Jumia Travel’s online booking websites – including sales,... Read More
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Airbnb part of $55M round for corporate housing platform Zeus Living
By Steven Lerner | December 10, 2019
Funds from the $55 million round will enable Zeus Living to expand its portfolio of furnished homes... Read More
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PhocusWire's newsmakers of the year 2019
PhocusWire's newsmakers of the year 2019
By Jill Menze / Kevin May  | December 9, 2019
Our annual list of the newsmakers over the course of the past 12 months features three of the brands... Read More
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VIDEO: Kayak CEO Steve Hafner on new “Premium” badge, cross-brand loyalty and why it's a startup
By Mitra Sorrells | December 9, 2019
Kayak has made several updates in the past year, including the launch of "Kayak Premium" on Thursday.... Read More
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Sounding Off: Every travel brand needs to find a new route to customers
Sounding Off: Every travel brand needs to find a new route to customers
By PhocusWire | December 6, 2019
Whether it's Amazon or some other channel, the current process for customer acquisition is unlikely to... Read More
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Lessons to reflect on after Expedia Group board presses the nuclear button
Lessons to reflect on after Expedia Group board presses the nuclear button
By Yeoh Siew Hoon - WebInTravel  | December 6, 2019
Clearly, Mark Okerstrom's "Everest" was deemed one mountain too high by the chairman of the board,... Read More
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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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