Articles tagged “corporate travel”

Amex GBT Makes Strategic Move in Middle East

Amex GBT Makes Strategic Move in Middle East

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

American Express Global Business Travel continues to strike strategic deals around the world. Its competitors are doing the same, and one has to wonder how all the international competition will shake out.

3 days ago

What Will It Take to Disrupt the Corporate Travel Space?

What Will It Take to Disrupt the Corporate Travel Space?

Isaac Carey, Skift

New distribution capability continued to be a big focus at this year's GBTA Convention, but so far the technology isn't living up to the hype.

1 week ago

Promise and Pablum at Corporate Travel’s Biggest Gathering of the Year

Promise and Pablum at Corporate Travel’s Biggest Gathering of the Year

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Is corporate travel a sexy sector now? Maybe to investors, but new technology is doing less to change the status quo than you may think.

2 weeks ago

Corporate Group Bookings Decline for 2020: Cvent Data

Corporate Group Bookings Decline for 2020: Cvent Data

Isaac Carey, Skift

This report is worrying, especially since other industry players are starting to say the same thing.

2 weeks ago

Global Biz Travel Needs to Brace for a Slower 2020

Global Biz Travel Needs to Brace for a Slower 2020

Isaac Carey, Skift

Travel prices are starting to lag as political tensions put a damper on travel and corporate bookings go down.

2 weeks ago

What Political Unrest Means for Global Biz Travel in the Coming Year

What Political Unrest Means for Global Biz Travel in the Coming Year

Isaac Carey, Skift

It all comes down to uncertainty, making consumers more cautious and businesses more likely to cancel travel. Unfortunately, this anxiety isn't going to end any time soon.

3 weeks ago

TravelPerk Makes It Easy to Cancel Biz Travel Plans

TravelPerk Makes It Easy to Cancel Biz Travel Plans

Isaac Carey, Skift

There's been a lot going on with TravelPerk lately. With this new service, the travel management startup is clearly taking steps to disrupt the corporate travel industry.

3 weeks ago

TravelPerk Offers Nearly Full Refunds to Corporate Travelers Who Cancel

TravelPerk Offers Nearly Full Refunds to Corporate Travelers Who Cancel

Isaac Carey, Skift

So far the company is making good on its plans to innovate the corporate travel space. But offering refunds on this scale is a big promise to make.

4 weeks ago

TravelPerk Primed for Aggressive Growth With New Fundraising

TravelPerk Primed for Aggressive Growth With New Fundraising

Isaac Carey, Skift

This might be a turning point for the company as it continues to work toward becoming the lead corporate travel booker in Europe.

1 month ago

Ebix to Acquire India’s Corporate Travel Player Yatra for $338 Million

Ebix to Acquire India’s Corporate Travel Player Yatra for $338 Million

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Corporate travel and event planning seem to be the only profitable paths in India's online travel scene, at least for now.

1 month ago

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How Small and Mid-Sized Business Travel Programs Can Balance Employee and Company Priorities

How Small and Mid-Sized Business Travel Programs Can Balance Employee and Company Priorities

IHG + Skift

The easiest way to make employees comply with travel policies is by making booking in policy attractive for them. InterContinental Hotels Group’s Business Edge shows how business travel solutions can go beyond being simply a discount program.

1 month ago

Corporate Travel Is Getting More Customizable

Corporate Travel Is Getting More Customizable

Isaac Carey, Skift

There is a lot of buzz around what new distribution technology will do or won't do for the industry, but really only one thing is certain: It's way too early to tell.

1 month ago