The accommodation conundrum – business travel hotel preferences differ by country of origin

Accommodation providers need to offer a wide menu of options for business travellers with notably different hotel experiences being demanded by guests, according to new…..

How to deliver the booking experience business travellers crave? CWT’s hotel distribution channel RoomIt thinks it has the answer

To ensure traveller satisfaction is among the top five goals for travel managers, RoomIt and Best Western have commissioned research to determine exactly what business…..

CWT research shows business travel supports creativity and productivity, especially for millennials

Millennial travellers are more likely to say that they are more creative and productive when travelling for business, but it appears travelling for work, regardless…..

In human versus machine, CWT study finds two-thirds of travellers prefer machines when booking air travel, but the human touch still dominates at hotels

Whether we like it or not, new technology and the ongoing digital transformation of global business means we will be increasingly interacting with machines rather…..

CWT sees online bookings tools passing 50% threshold for the first time in 2019 and forecasts continued upward trend in average ticket prices

The usage of Online Booking Tools (OBTs) continues to gradually increase as the main OBT providers continue to improve the user experience, especially on mobile…..

Carlson Wagonlit Travel becomes just CWT in support of its intent to be a global leader in digital business travel

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, a well recognised name in the world of corporate travel, is to be known simply as CWT, as the three-letter classification that…..

Simple tips to fight the effects of Jet-Lag

Whether you are a road warrior, or occasional business traveller, it is very likely that you have already experienced the unbearable disassociation of time and…..

Singapore Airfares fall on key business routes

Average Ticket Price (ATP) fell more than 5% year-on-year on several key Singapore business routes including Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Shanghai and New York, advises CWT…..

Corporate travel round up of the month

Each month the Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of the key news stories and information related to the corporate travel world.   HRG promotes…..

Recovering Energy, Resources and Marine sectors means higher travel pricing in 2018

Airfares and hotel rates in key locations for the Energy, Resources and Marine (ERM) sectors are expected to rise in 2018, says Carlson Wagonlit Travel…..

Meetings & Events industry costs on the up says CWT

The overall cost per attendee per day for meetings and events around the globe increased in 2017 and is expected to continue rising next year,…..