FCTG announces store openings and closures to ‘right size’ its brand network

    Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) announced (22-Aug-2019) the following outcomes of its leisure network renew, aiming to “right-size the Flight Centre Brand network in terms of both shops and people”:

    • Up to 30 Flight Centre stores closing during the course of the year, with an additional 30 being converted into Travel Associates or Universal Traveller depending on its size and customer base;
    • Approximately 30-40 stores to be moved to better locations;
    • 20 Flight Centre store openings;
    • An additional 200 sales consultants added to FCTG over the course of FY2020 following a reduction in recent months.