Travel MARKETING roundup - Thomas Cook, Etihad, Turkish Airlines, eDreams, Air NZ, WIHPNews / OnlineBy PhocusWire | November 1, 2013Share This article was originally published on This is a roundup of product news and announcements for travel MARKETING in tourism and hospitality on Friday 1 November 2013... Thomas Cook launches digital hotel conceptThomas Cook has released details of its SunConnect project - a "user-friendly" website, free wireless internet throughout the resort and ability to browse and book daily activities through smartphones and tablets. Read more.Etihad Airways to screen live news and sport in-flightEtihad Airways is set to "transform in-flight entertainment" with the introduction of eight live television channels which will broadcast live news and sport. Read more.Turkish Airlines signs exclusive three-year deal with SDLSDL announces it will work Turkish Airlines to help drive international sales by providing the enhanced online customer experience for new customers across ten additional key markets. Read more.eDreams expands to bring services to GreeceEuropean online travel agency eDreams takes another step forward in its international expansion plans with its arrival in Greece, the second biggest market in South Eastern Europe. Read more.Air New Zealand explains flight safety in an old school style videoIn the carrier's latest safety video, Air New Zealand partnered with Betty from the Golden Girls and a clan of perky pensioners to deliver its first in-flight safety presentation to be filmed outside New Zealand. Read more. WIHP retained by Louvre Hotels Group for SEO servicesLouvre Hôtels Group, the largest hotel chain in France, and one of the largest in Europe, has retained World Independent Hotel Promotion (WIHP) for search engine optimization services across all brand websites, in a continued effort to develop and adapt its digital strategy to the ever-changing digital marketing landscape. WIHP has also been working with the AMT Hotels Group for a range of web services.NB: Send links or releases for travel marketing direct to Tnooz via email.NB2: Marketing image via Shutterstock.