Skift Take

One plus one can equal three sometimes when it comes to spinoffs, especially during the current era where there appears to be an IPO and valuation bubble. Expedia Group seems to be resisting an impulse to spin off Vrbo, let alone Egencia, for now, but the pressure could be substantial.

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Online Travel This Week Sitting on the sidelines, you can't blame rival online travel executives for salivating about Airbnb's current $107 billion valuation. It could therefore be tempting for Expedia Group senior executive Barry Diller to spin off the company's Vrbo vacatio