Riding the retail revolution – Sabre highlights the trends fuelling the transformation of hoteliers into retailers

As technology and consumer behaviours change, so do the brands and experiences guests seek and value. Hoteliers must adapt their mind-frame in order to stay…..

Inside Travel: Understanding the latest technology and industry trend insights

Find it hard to keep track with all the latest insights into business trends, new products and technology advancements in the travel sector? The Blue Swan…..

A travel start-up aims to create the next generation of online travel agent by building an AI-powered virtual family travel assistant

A new travel business that is set on reinventing the online family travel experience, has opened its pre-seed funding round. tripAbrood has been established by…..

Urban Air Mobility – changing the competitive landscape in New Zealand as barriers to entry are lowered

Two-thirds of the global population will live in cities by 2050 and the number of megacities is predicted to rise from 33 to 43 within…..

Best Western Hotels & Resorts unveils SureStay Studio, a new premium-economy extended stay option

Best Western Hotels & Resorts (BWHR) has announced the expansion of the SureStay Hotel Group with the launch of SureStay Studio. Competing in the premium-economy…..

Travellers the winners as technology is being used to reduce turnaround times and enhance flight reliability at London Gatwick

Having relied on paperwork and radios for decades, aircraft turnarounds are being revolutionised at London Gatwick thanks to a partnership with Assaia, which is providing…..

Forget about reducing price, it’s increasingly about looking long-term – companies generally want longer and more strategic relationships with their suppliers

Travel buyers and suppliers should take notice of new research from Barclaycard that highlights a move towards longer-term business partnerships. While, the study is not…..

Positives significantly outweigh negatives at work and at home when travelling for business, according to latest CWT research

Latest research from B2B4E travel management platform CWT has highlighted that business travellers feel that positives outweigh negatives at work (92%) and at home (82%)…..

Check in! – latest hotel highlights from across EMEA

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Hyatt grows…..

Air France to offset its domestic emissions and will debut bigger baggage bins on its single-aisle aircraft as it moves to meet changing traveller habits

There have been increasing calls in France, like some other European countries, for a modal shift from air to rail for domestic journeys. While, such…..