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Goodbye, deals - Cheapflights switches to metasearch after 19 years
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Goodbye, deals - Cheapflights switches to metasearch after 19 years
By Kevin May | June 24, 2015
Cheapflights was one of the pioneers of online travel - arriving on the scene courtesy of an idea from an ex-journalist, no less, in 1996. John Hatt's strategy was simple and effective. Rather than Read More
OTAs vs metasearch - a collision course or room for both?
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OTAs vs metasearch - a collision course or room for both?
By Pamela Whitby | March 5, 2015
Freedom of choice can be a wonderful thing. But when faced with countless travel websites consumers, more often than not in search of the best deal, can be left feeling confused. NB: This is an ana Read More
In Brazil, metasearch heats up, as Mundi, Voopter, Skyscanner, and Kayak expand
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In Brazil, metasearch heats up, as Mundi, Voopter, Skyscanner, and Kayak expand
By Sean O'Neil | February 25, 2015
In the US and Britain, metasearch sites like Kayak and Skyscanner are well known brands, used by millions to scour multiple, independent online travel agencies and supplier sites for airfares, hotels, Read More
Reaching beyond traditional airline distribution
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Reaching beyond traditional airline distribution
By Viewpoints | November 3, 2014
Today there are exciting opportunities for airlines to grow revenue beyond the traditional airline distribution channels. NB: This is an opinion by Eric Dumas, CEO at Vayant Travel Technologies. Read More
Momondo Group raises £80 million from Great Hill Partners
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Momondo Group raises £80 million from Great Hill Partners
By Kevin May | October 17, 2014
Big fund-raising deal alert: Momondo Group has taken a cash injection of £80 million (approximately $130 million) from Boston-based Great Hill Partners. The company claims the investment, in a deal Read More
Hello, online travel industry - are you considering these five questions?
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Hello, online travel industry - are you considering these five questions?
By Pamela Whitby | August 13, 2014
Do you know what your competition is doing? If not, now is perhaps the time to find out. It’s the time of year for setting budgets, planning and prioritising for the future. Whether you are an e Read More
Momondo ponders future direction after acquisition interest
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Momondo ponders future direction after acquisition interest
By Kevin May | July 18, 2014
Momondo Group has confirmed it is looking at strategic options in order to "drive forward to the next stage". The company, which has the Momondo metasearch and deals platform Cheapflights in its po Read More
In an evil world, great travel content is THE essential weapon
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In an evil world, great travel content is THE essential weapon
By Pamela Whitby | July 2, 2014
When it comes to the big search debate, two clichés seem to apply - you get what you pay for and if you put in the effort you will reap the rewards. Still, whether you are shelling out or relying o Read More
Momondo secures £5 million credit facility from Barclays
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Momondo secures £5 million credit facility from Barclays
By Kevin May | June 5, 2014
Travel search group Momondo has captured a £5 million from Barclays Bank to arm its acquisition and expansion warchest. The company behind metasearch site Momondo and deals publisher Cheapflights s Read More
Momondo reunited with its mojo, releases first results in years
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Momondo reunited with its mojo, releases first results in years
By Kevin May | April 15, 2014
Momondo Group says it is ready to come out fighting after a few years lurking in the shadows, watching as the metasearch world went kind of crazy. The UK-based company, which runs the global Momond Read More
Travel DEVICES roundup - January 2014
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Travel DEVICES roundup - January 2014
By PhocusWire | January 16, 2014
This is a roundup of product news and announcements for travel DEVICES in tourism and hospitality for January 2014. 30 January 2014: Alipay e-wallet launches taxi booking Alibaba's payment s Read More
Tightening the screw - why hotel distribution is about direct sales
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Tightening the screw - why hotel distribution is about direct sales
By Patrick Landman | January 2, 2014
It seems hoteliers are getting savvier and are more ready than ever to go to war and take back what is their own: in the world of hotel distribution, direct sales rule! Hoteliers are getting back i Read More
The SCAN - Marriott gets million fans, Google fined for Streetview and more news
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The SCAN - Marriott gets million fans, Google fined for Streetview and more news
By PhocusWire | April 24, 2013
Travel tech news from OneFineStay, Goibibo, RateGain, Marriott Hotels, Mercator, Air Indiam, Unisys, United Airlines, Honeywell, WAYN, Air Asia and Google. Read More
The Scan: Fodor's beach finder, app and away for Travelzoo and Qatar Airways and more travel tech news
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The Scan: Fodor's beach finder, app and away for Travelzoo and Qatar Airways and more travel tech news
By PhocusWire | February 11, 2013
Fodor's Travel, Qatar Airways, Deem Ground, Travelzoo, SiteMinder-Micros, WestJet, Farelogix, BCD Travel, Momondo, Wego, Nor1 and Hotebeds are all mentioned in our round-up of travel tech news on... Read More
Let's fight for an open world, with no boundaries or prejudice, with travel as our weapon [VIDEO]
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Let's fight for an open world, with no boundaries or prejudice, with travel as our weapon [VIDEO]
By Kevin May | January 9, 2013
It could of course be a line from a whimsical travel writer - but it's not. It's the description behind a new advertising campaign for European travel search service, Momondo. Read More