Traveller wellbeing, budget control, implementation of technology and managing traveller behaviour are the big challenges for travel buyers in 2020

Traveller wellbeing, budget control, implementation of technology and managing traveller behaviour will be among their biggest challenges for travel managers in 2020 according to the…..

Brussels sprouts new Asian connectivity with return of Singapore connection sure to be a winner with business travellers

Brussels airport has seen passenger numbers grow a third (34.2%) over the past five years. During that period Belgium’s primary air gateway has added around…..

Riots put a freeze on Chile’s air bookings and add to the pressures already being felt from Argentine Peso devaluation

What started in early Oct-2019 as a student protest at plans to raise the Santiago Metro’s subway fare has expanded into more widespread civil protests…..

Traveller wellbeing in the spotlight – one third of UK travellers claim their mental health has suffered due to business travel

Workplace stress is never going to go away, but in the safety of office walls managers can more easily deploy the tools needed to reduce…..

Flying frustrations such as lost luggage, hidden fees and cancelled flights can leave us ‘crying while flying’ and put us off flying for life

If life’s a journey, just how painful is the ride? From crowded flights to opaque carry-on rules, modern air travel can be a complex experience,…..

Video of the week –  Hotel sourcing and building best practices for mutual success

A corporate hotel programme offers business travellers a list of specially curated hotels matching the specific requirements of any given company. These hotels are generally…..

There’s no universal dress code for business travel, but there’s an increasing preference for green, says BCD Travel

There’s no universal dress code for business travel, but there’s an increasing preference for green, highlights corporate travel management company BCD Travel as it looks…..

‘We don’t become creepy or we don’t become a stalker’ – Delta’s CEO is taking a cautious approach to mining customer data

There’s regular discussion about how airlines can learn from Amazon by leveraging data to predict customer behaviour, but while Delta Air Lines believes it can…..

IHG reveals new digital in-room guest entertainment solution that allows guests to stream content from their personal devices

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has formally launched its IHG Studio digital in-room guest entertainment solution to meet the changing needs of guests. The platform allows…..

The business meetings and events industry is set to start the new year with optimism after a challenging 2019

A growth in enquiry levels for 2020 will allow the business meetings and events industry to start the new year with optimism after a challenging…..

Premium economy is ‘surging in popularity’ as long haul passengers show they are willing to pay for more comfort and a better flying experience

Latest research from Skyscanner has revealed that travellers are increasingly looking at more premium flying options. Analysis of its search and booking data for its…..