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Phocuswright Europe 2020 preview: Out of Office with... Christophe Peymirat
Phocuswright Europe 2020 preview: Out of Office with... Christophe Peymirat
By PhocusWire | September 9, 2020
In a series of interviews with executives participating in the online event in September, PhocusWire finds out what they have learned from the COVID-19 crisis. Read More
Interview | Online
Uber continues buying spree as delivery business supports COVID-slammed mobility unit
Uber continues buying spree as delivery business supports COVID-slammed mobility unit
By Linda Fox | August 6, 2020
Uber saw a 35% decline to $10 billion in gross bookings while mobility gross bookings were down 73% for the quarter. Read More
News | Online
Uber buys Routematch in bid to expand software tools for transit providers
Uber buys Routematch in bid to expand software tools for transit providers
By Kevin May | July 21, 2020
The move is another concerted effort by Uber to push into the software-as-a-service space, this time by acquiring a company that builds systems to help transit operators with payments, accessibility... Read More
News | Technology
Uber commits to being “anti-racist” company, pledges change in leadership and $10M for Black-owned businesses
Uber commits to being “anti-racist” company, pledges change in leadership and $10M for Black-owned businesses
By Jill Menze | July 20, 2020
“Black representation and opportunity at Uber is not where we want it to be, especially on our technical teams and in leadership,” says Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. Read More
News | Online
Bike-sharing on the rise as COVID-19 hits demand for public transit, ride-sharing
Bike-sharing on the rise as COVID-19 hits demand for public transit, ride-sharing
By Jill Menze | July 9, 2020
According to a new report from Foursquare and Apptopia, consumers are looking for isolated forms of transportation amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read More
News | Distribution
uber acquires postmates
Uber buys Postmates in $2.65B all-stock deal
By Jill Menze | July 6, 2020
Postmates, a competitor of the Uber Eats platform, will continue to operate as its own app following the acquisition. Read More
News | Online
Travel startups look to find new stars among the industry-wide layoffs
Travel startups look to find new stars among the industry-wide layoffs
By Linda Fox | May 18, 2020
The headlines are full of layoffs, furloughs and hiring freezes across the travel and hospitality industry, as companies take steps to survive the coronavirus crisis. Read More
News | Startups
WEBINAR REPLAY! How digital innovation helps Uber go beyond ride-sharing in difficult times
WEBINAR REPLAY! How digital innovation helps Uber go beyond ride-sharing in difficult times
By PhocusWire | May 14, 2020
Join Uber, DocuSign and Salesforce to learn how the ride-sharing leader is delivering what matters most by digitally transforming its service to carry not just people, but the food and necessary items... Read More
News | Technology
Uber posts surprise increase in bookings but losses climb to $3B
Uber posts surprise increase in bookings but losses climb to $3B
By Kevin May | May 8, 2020
Ride-hailing giant Uber boosted gross bookings to $15.8 billion in the first quarter of 2020, beating expectations that the coronavirus outbreak would eat immediately into the company's... Read More
News | Online
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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
News | Online
calm before storm
Calm before the coronavirus storm - recap of latest online travel earnings
By Steven Lerner | March 23, 2020
We've updated PhocusWire's visual history of online travel company revenues to include the most recent quarter. Read More
News | Online
Lyft achieves first billion-dollar revenue quarter, keeps 2021 profitability target date in place
Lyft achieves first billion-dollar revenue quarter, keeps 2021 profitability target date in place
By Steven Lerner | February 12, 2020
 As Lyft tries to recover from its first less-than-stellar year in the public markets, the ride-sharing company showed significant improvement in its fiscal year 2019 result.   Read More
News | Online
Uber vows profitability by the end of 2020 as revenue grows, losses mount
Uber vows profitability by the end of 2020 as revenue grows, losses mount
By Steven Lerner | February 6, 2020
Uber completed its first full year in the public markets with an adjusted EBITDA loss of $2.7 billion in 2019. Read More
News | Technology
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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
News | Online
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Travel startup investments 2019 - a year in review
By Steven Lerner | December 11, 2019
Investors were pouring money into travel startups in 2019. Here's where that money went.   Read More
News | Startups
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