Articles tagged “studentuniverse”

Brick and Mortar Travel Agents Are Still Important Says Flight Centre’s President

Brick and Mortar Travel Agents Are Still Important Says Flight Centre’s President

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Flight Centre Travel Group's global scale and multitude of brands have made it easier to experiment on the longevity of its Liberty Travel leisure agency locations in big cities.

5 years ago

Student Universe Got Flight Centre Deal After Conducting Strategic Review

Student Universe Got Flight Centre Deal After Conducting Strategic Review

Dennis Schaal, Skift

As with many mergers, the jury is out on how Student Universe will fare within the Flight Centre umbrella. Will Student Universe, which was looking for a spark, now truly be able to grow with expanded resources or will broader corporate priorities overtake it?

5 years ago

Flight Centre Offers to Acquire Student Universe for $28 Million

Flight Centre Offers to Acquire Student Universe for $28 Million

Dennis Schaal, Skift

This year has been characterized by merger mania among online travel agencies and hotels. Now the student travel agencies are getting into the act, as well.

5 years ago

How Student Travelers Are Expanding Spend and Expanding Demographics

How Student Travelers Are Expanding Spend and Expanding Demographics

Skift

Destinations that students visit to study and love will likely end up being the entry point for future travels as an adult.

6 years ago

Seven Lessons From The Edge: The Future of Student Travel

Seven Lessons From The Edge: The Future of Student Travel

Atle Skalleberg, CEO, Student Universe

Lessons learned after more than a decade catering to student/youth travelers and the key trends as StudentUniverse looks to the future.

6 years ago

New Free Skift Report: The State of Student Travel

New Free Skift Report: The State of Student Travel

Rafat Ali, Skift

The student traveler is setting trends, prompting progressive airfare packages, fresh insights into how alternative accommodations can be designed, and they are seeking innovation on the part of the verticals that await them in-destination. Understand the changing State of Student Travel, download the report for free!

6 years ago

StudentUniverse Buys Hostel Booking App WeHostels to Improve on Mobile

StudentUniverse Buys Hostel Booking App WeHostels to Improve on Mobile

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Mobile booking is the way of the future and mobile-only startups with clean designs and fast-moving teams will soon find homes at online booking behemoths that know they need to be on travelers' smartphones in order to survive moving forward.

7 years ago