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The PhocusWire PundIT Show #20
The PhocusWire PundIT Show #20
By Kevin May | November 29, 2019
Three days of innovation and lots of chatter about what's hot (or not) in the travel industry as we approach the end of 2019. It must be The PundIT Show. Read More
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How I Got Here, episode 2 - Aaron Gowell of SilverRail Technologies
How I Got Here, episode 2 - Aaron Gowell of SilverRail Technologies
By Kevin May | August 29, 2019
Aaron Gowell is an outspoken and realistic CEO who knows the challenges of any business trying to tackle the complex world of rail technology. Read More
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REPORT: How mobility as a service is bringing rail to the forefront
REPORT: How mobility as a service is bringing rail to the forefront
By PhocusWire | June 24, 2019
Rail may not have moved as quickly into the digital age as other segments of travel but now is the time to capitalize on some of the early initiatives. Read More
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VIDEO: Rail faces hurdles in race for greatness
By Linda Fox | June 4, 2019
Rail experts discuss the digitalization of rail, direct distribution and the potential for cross-border ticketing during Phocuswright Europe 2019 Read More
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In the green room at Phocuswright Europe with... Aaron Gowell
By PhocusWire | May 6, 2019
In a series of interviews with executives participating at the event in Amsterdam in May, Phocuswire finds out what makes them tick. Read More
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Ground innovation, part 4: Getting onboard the rail (r)evolution
Ground innovation, part 4: Getting onboard the rail (r)evolution
By Linda Fox | March 25, 2019
In the final part of our series on ground transportation, we look at the development of rail technology and distribution. Read More
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Startup pitch - Save a Train brings price drop alerts to rail
Startup pitch - Save a Train brings price drop alerts to rail
By Martin Cowen | December 12, 2017
One of the many interesting deals which took place this year was Expedia Inc's purchase of SilverRail, if only because it brought rail tech out of the shadows and into the OTA mainstream. SilverRai Read More
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Loco2 sold to Voyages SNCF
Loco2 sold to Voyages SNCF
By Martin Cowen | July 5, 2017
Voyages SNCF has bought UK-based pan-European rail booking service Loco2 for an undisclosed sum. Loco2 will continue to operate as a standalone brand with its co-founders, Kate and Jamie Andrews, s Read More
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Rome2rio ramps up direct booking options
Rome2rio ramps up direct booking options
By Martin Cowen | May 15, 2017
Multi-modal search engine Rome2rio is now taking bookings for National Express and Renfe directly on its site, with more integrations on the way, including operators from Asia. It has had UK rail b Read More
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Loco2 launches app and adverts
Loco2 launches app and adverts
By Martin Cowen | April 26, 2016
European rail booking specialist Loco2 has followed up its recent redesign with its first ever above-the-line advertising campaign, while also introducing an iOS app. Adverts will appear on the L Read More
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Trainline acquires Captain Train, and other European rail startups react
Trainline acquires Captain Train, and other European rail startups react
By Sean O'Neill | March 14, 2016
Captain Train, a Parisian operator of an online portal that sells inter-city European rail tickets, has been acquired by Trainline, Britain's largest digital rail-booking operator for UK train trips. Read More
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SilverRail nabs most of Linkon, the Swedish train booker
SilverRail nabs most of Linkon, the Swedish train booker
By Sean O'Neil | January 12, 2015
SilverRail Technologies, a business-to-business platform for train ticketing, has acquired 75% of Linkon (pronounced "link on"), which powers the online retailing of Swedish trains. The 110-employe Read More
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SilverRail raises $40 million -- CEO interview [UPDATED]
SilverRail raises $40 million -- CEO interview [UPDATED]
By Sean O'Neil | April 14, 2014
SilverRail Technologies, a business-to-business platform for train ticketing, has raised $40 million in a new venture capital round meant to fast-track its growth. The Series C round is being led b Read More
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Target-setting - who might be on the Amadeus acquisition list?
Target-setting - who might be on the Amadeus acquisition list?
By Sean O'Neil | February 27, 2014
Amadeus is in a shopping mood. After the travel company bought Newmarket, a US hotel IT specialist, for $500 million, it has continued to keep an acquisition list. Chief financial officer Ana de Pr Read More
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SilverRail to sell Deutsche Bahn rail globally
SilverRail to sell Deutsche Bahn rail globally
By Sean O'Neil | July 23, 2013
In a coup for the company, SilverRail will distribute Deutsche Bahn tickets for national and international itineraries, initially through GetThere, Sabre's T&E tool. Read More
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