Articles tagged “airline miles”

U.S. Frequent Flyer Programs Are Far More Profitable Than Is Widely Known

U.S. Frequent Flyer Programs Are Far More Profitable Than Is Widely Known

Justin Bachman, Bloomberg

We all know frequent flyer mile programs generate fat profits. But few investors (besides Warren Buffett) are clued in to how high the margins are. Those profits will also cushion airline finances during an inevitable recession.

1 year ago

The Evolution of Major U.S. Airline Loyalty Programs Is Complete

The Evolution of Major U.S. Airline Loyalty Programs Is Complete

Grant Martin, Skift

What will the next generation of loyalty programs look like? We're just getting started.

2 years ago