Articles tagged “corporate travel”

Flight Centre Invests in Jay Walker’s Biz Travel Company Upside

Flight Centre Invests in Jay Walker’s Biz Travel Company Upside

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

It sure looks like global corporate travel giants are starting to take the small- to medium-size business travel market seriously. For some startups that didn't find traction in the marketplace, this means another shot at success.

2 weeks ago

China Looks to Define the Future of Business Travel

China Looks to Define the Future of Business Travel

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

The future of travel runs through China, particularly as new innovations begin to be pushed out into the wider world.

2 weeks ago

American Express GBT’s Big Integration Continues Apace

American Express GBT’s Big Integration Continues Apace

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

As corporate travel giants work to refine and improve their technology stacks, travel managers and travelers alike will be empowered with new tools and suggestions.

3 weeks ago

American Express GBT Reports No Major Indigestion After 2 Big Acquisitions

American Express GBT Reports No Major Indigestion After 2 Big Acquisitions

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

It's one thing to buy a competitor, and another to successfully integrate its systems. American Express Global Business Travel has had to do it twice in recent years, and the company says the new tools have been a big boost.

3 weeks ago

Why Blockchain Could Come to Airport Security Checkpoints

Why Blockchain Could Come to Airport Security Checkpoints

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Blockchain in travel hasn't disappeared, even if people are no longer obsessed with getting rich off of cryptocurrencies.

4 weeks ago

Why Ebix Wants to Buy India’s Corporate Travel Player Yatra for $336 Million

Why Ebix Wants to Buy India’s Corporate Travel Player Yatra for $336 Million

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Ebix has made a generous takeover bid for Yatra, a corporate travel services provider and online travel agency, to create one of India’s largest end-to-end travel services businesses. Ebix's shrewd CEO Robin Raina is cornering the rare travel segments in India that aren't facing fierce price wars, namely, corporate travel services and currency exchange.

1 month ago

How the Max 8 Confusion Impacts Business Travel

How the Max 8 Confusion Impacts Business Travel

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

The grounding of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft won't be super disruptive as airlines will work to keep cancellations at a minimum. It does add uncertainty to the global aviation sector as business travel is on the rise, though.

1 month ago

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The Future of Business Travel in Asia Is the Future of Business Travel — Period

The Future of Business Travel in Asia Is the Future of Business Travel — Period

Travelstop + Skift

Clever startups operating in Asia are helping to reshape the future of travel booking in the region. Their innovations could soon spread across the world — benefiting business travelers everywhere.

1 month ago

A Look Inside CWT’s Digital Culture Shift

A Look Inside CWT’s Digital Culture Shift

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

CWT has grand designs on how it can improve the traveler experience. The future isn't here yet, but progress seems to be happening in the background.

1 month ago

Behind CWT’s Effort to Go Digital-First

Behind CWT’s Effort to Go Digital-First

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

The future isn't here yet, but at least big travel management companies like CWT have come to realize the importance of improving the experience of actual travelers instead of focusing on travel managers alone.

1 month ago

Reinventing the Corporate Meeting Experience

Reinventing the Corporate Meeting Experience

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Companies spend a lot of money on meetings, and relative upstarts are emerging to challenge the status quo by providing a different type of experience for those who organize them.

2 months ago

Avis Brings Data Insights to Ground Transportation

Avis Brings Data Insights to Ground Transportation

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Travel managers armed with relevant data are better at their jobs. The more travel companies can do to help them find meaningful insights the better.

2 months ago