Articles tagged “Travelzoo”

Online Travel

Travelzoo Aims To Be Travel Metaverse First-Mover With September Launch

Travelzoo could gain a new set of customers if its metaverse project truly takes off. For now, its investment is modest, though.

Travelzoo Aims To Be Travel Metaverse First-Mover With September Launch

Online Travel

Travelzoo to Exit Asia-Pacific as Coronavirus Proves Too Much

Businesses in the times of coronavirus are damned if you do, damned if you don’t. Travelzoo’s decision to exit Asia-Pacific when signs of recovery are being spotted in China is a good example of that.

Travelzoo to Exit Asia-Pacific as Coronavirus Proves Too Much

Tourism

Can a Fast-Growing Oyo Patch Up the Early Cracks?

It’s raining doubts on Oyo Hotels & Homes, a far cry from the awe that was poured on its founder and CEO Ritesh Agarwal when he came in six years ago brandishing the simple belief that “everyone deserves a beautiful living space.” Can Oyo fix its apparent shortfalls?

Can a Fast-Growing Oyo Patch Up the Early Cracks?

Online Travel

Travelzoo Places Bet on Social Media Marketing in China

In traditional business logic, the big beat the small. But in Asia-Pacific today, fast companies beat the slow ones. It's an open question whether Travelzoo can rev up its metabolism enough there to thrive.

Travelzoo Places Bet on Social Media Marketing in China

Tourism

Asia’s Elusive Chase for So-Called Quality Tourism

Quality tourism is a term that has been bandied about by Southeast Asian destinations. It’s high time they stop and give real thought to it.

Asia’s Elusive Chase for So-Called Quality Tourism

Online Travel

Might Travelzoo Find a Company Buyer in China?

Travelzoo's founder Ralph Bartel has seen the value of his investment in the public company go from north of a billion to less than $100 million over two decades. Could the chairman of the company be seeking an exit with a sale to a buyer in Asia?

Might Travelzoo Find a Company Buyer in China?

Online Travel

Why Does Travelzoo Have a Big China Problem?

The company has been hoping for a turnaround in Asia Pacific for years now, but so far business in the region is weak. If trade tensions continue to squeeze the company, will progress get even slower?

Why Does Travelzoo Have a Big China Problem?

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Investors Show Little Patience for Travelzoo’s Asia-Pacific Investments

There's nothing wrong with a company investing and pivoting, as Travelzoo is doing yet again. There is something wrong when a company controlled by a founder doesn't reboot with new leadership.

Investors Show Little Patience for Travelzoo’s Asia-Pacific Investments

Online Travel

Travelzoo Stock Price Tumbles as Costs Devour Profit

CEO Holger Bartel has been angling his deals company into a smarter business model. But the cost of Travelzoo's investments continues to drag down earnings. Investors responded by shaving 30 percent off the company's share price on Wednesday.

Travelzoo Stock Price Tumbles as Costs Devour Profit

Online Travel

Travelzoo Surprises With a Rebound in Revenue Growth and Profitability

European travel booking volumes are not the only thing staging a comeback. Deals marketer Travelzoo is enjoying a renaissance, too. But, as with Europe, the verdict is still on whether the company has worked through the problems that have beset it since the financial crisis.

Travelzoo Surprises With a Rebound in Revenue Growth and Profitability