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…..

Corporate Travel Community welcomes over 100 travel managers through Asia training seminars

The newly launched Corporate Travel Community (CTC) has seen a massive response from travel managers across Asia, with packed training sessions so far in Seoul,…..

It’s time to ‘change the game’ – Clarity Travel reveals travel buyer rulebook that redefines the rules for procuring business travel

“Redefine the rules of engagement and make business travel a winning way for your organisation to become more competitive, productive and profitable.” The advice from…..

Taking a sustainable strategy on our business travels – from vehicle sharing via glass and plate use to virtual meetings, are we on the right path?

The importance of sustainability in society, and especially in business travel, is growing and an increasing number of companies are paying attention to environmental and…..

Business traveller experiences can impact corporate retention and turnover – both positively and negatively

Business traveller experiences can impact corporate retention and turnover, according to latest research from business travel and meetings trade organisation Global Business Travel Association (GBTA),…..

Inefficient travel management delivers USD12K cost per employee as survey finds ‘strong correlation’ between business travel and business success

Companies are seeing up to 15% productivity losses and a deficit of USD12,000 per employee each year due to outdated travel management, according to a…..

Companies are calling for simplified online booking tools, but there remains a education issue that is still influencing adoption

More than nine in ten (92%) travel managers say they have already adopted online booking tools (OBTs), and there is a growing need among businesses…..

Millennium Hotels & Resorts launches Millennium for Business corporate bookings product, a fresh take on its former Business Direct offering

Millennium Hotels & Resorts has launched a brand-new corporate bookings product, Millennium for Business, created for small- and medium-sized businesses. A fresh approach to its…..

Travel buyers are seemingly not yet convinced on the influence of next generation technology

According to new Business Travel Show research, travel buyers are yet to be convinced by next generation technology. Approximately one fifth of the 134 European…..

Travel buyers appear to be blocking basic economy fares as they show signs of greater flexibility to traveller preference and convenience

While new basic economy fares introduced in the United States of America (USA) may have proven popular with budget-minded passengers and appeal to many travellers…..