Corporate Travel

The Future of Car Rental Is Mobile-First

The Future of Car Rental Is Mobile-First

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Making the car rental experience more pleasant requires making cars available where business travelers actually are, along with allowing them to digitally customize their ride.

4 days ago

Improving the Car Rental Experience Starts With What Biz Travelers Want

Improving the Car Rental Experience Starts With What Biz Travelers Want

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

As car rental providers get ready to take on the next decade, a stronger investment in digital technology seems to finally be paying off.

4 days ago

Flight Centre Looks to Upside for Advanced Corporate Travel Tech

Flight Centre Looks to Upside for Advanced Corporate Travel Tech

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Now a rush is on for travel giants to move onto the long-neglected challenge of attracting smaller businesses to their travel platforms. It won't be surprising to see more business travel booking startups get swept up in this wave.

2 weeks ago

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New Skift Report: 10 Business Travel Trends for 2019

New Skift Report: 10 Business Travel Trends for 2019

TripActions + Skift

The corporate travel sector is in the midst of a period of rapid change and disruption, driven by emerging technologies and shifting employee habits. This new report offers a macro-level snapshot of the current landscape, helping industry stakeholders identify the most important trends they’ll need to know in the year ahead.

4 months ago

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.

3 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.

4 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.

4 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.

1 month ago

U.S. Customs Wants to Use Blockchain for Travel Security Measures

U.S. Customs Wants to Use Blockchain for Travel Security Measures

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

As governments and big corporations adopt blockchain solutions to persistent challenges, one shouldn't lose sight of the fact that blockchain's ledger technology can be used to surveil and persecute travelers.

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

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.

2 months ago