Articles tagged “gas”

U.S. is Poised For Biggest Thanksgiving Travel Rush Since 2005

U.S. is Poised For Biggest Thanksgiving Travel Rush Since 2005

Barbara Powell, Bloomberg

Many U.S. travelers' stomachs will be full next week, but their wallets not so much as they'll need to cough up more cash for gas for Thanksgiving road trips. But unlike vacation road trips that are more discretionary, many travelers wouldn't cancel their Thanksgiving plans because of gas, and will bite the bullet.

1 year ago

Longer Domestic Trips Will Trump Slowed International Visitor Spending in 2015

Longer Domestic Trips Will Trump Slowed International Visitor Spending in 2015

Dennis Schaal, Skift

While the travel industry often focuses on international visitors, it is domestic trips that drives the U.S. travel economy.

4 years ago

Concur’s New Government Travel System Runs Into Big Implementation Problems

Concur’s New Government Travel System Runs Into Big Implementation Problems

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Concur will likely eventually get its act together, and get past the problematic rollout of its government travel solution to civilian federal government agencies. Still, it was disingenuous of Concur officials to tell investors that everything is going smoothly when there are actually major problems with the program's introduction.

5 years ago