Articles tagged “wayn”

Lastminute Bought WAYN’s Assets for Just $1.2 Million

Lastminute Bought WAYN’s Assets for Just $1.2 Million

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Despite trying to spin it as a positive move, WAYN was heading towards oblivion until lastminute.com group stepped in. Are those 20 million registered users worth $1.2 million or will the deal prove a costly mistake?

3 years ago

Lastminute.com Group’s Acquisition of WAYN’s Assets Is Complicated

Lastminute.com Group’s Acquisition of WAYN’s Assets Is Complicated

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Lastminute.com group may have bought the assets of WAYN but the company behind it remains in insolvency proceedings in the UK. Clearly this isn’t a straightforward deal.

3 years ago

Travel Social Network WAYN Is Bankrupt

Travel Social Network WAYN Is Bankrupt

Patrick Whyte, Skift

WAYN was a mini-Facebook of travel before there was a Facebook. Unfortunately for WAYN, competing with the giant social network for travelers' attention and a plethora of discovery apps is a struggle for any company.

3 years ago