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Companies are seeing up to 15% productivity losses and a deficit of USD12,000 per employee each year due to outdated travel management, according to a…..

TravelPerk’s new booking cancellation tool brings flexible solution to forced or voluntary changes to travel plans

European online travel management platform, TravelPerk has launched FlexiPerk, a new product that gives business travellers unprecedented flexibility to cancel and get a refund on…..

American Express Global Business Travel launches ‘Business Travel Made for You’ offering for Australia

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has rolled-out its ‘Business Travel Made for You’ solution in Australia, designed to help companies to quickly and easily…..

Video of the week – The future of corporate travel, the evolving role of the TMC and the impact of NDC

The corporate travel sector today is changing, but what are the key drivers of change across the business travel industry? The evolving role of the…..

Simplicity, security and safety are the top concerns for UK travel managers, but is this a view shared across global markets?

Respondents to a new UK travel manager survey have rated duty of care and traveller wellbeing as the most important challenges for their organisation in…..

Travel managers forecast strongest year-on-year growth in a decade; the number of business trips, and the cost of those trips, is set to rise

The number of business trips, and the cost of those trips, is set to rise in 2019, according to new research from AirPlus International. Its…..

Egencia launches new analytics studio to help tell the story of travel programme performance

Global travel management company Egencia has launched its Egencia Analytics Studio, a new data visualisation and analytics platform designed for corporate travel managers. The platform…..

GBTA: Most travel buyers believe females face greater risks when travelling

New research by the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) shows roughly 69% of travel buyers believe female travellers generally face a greater risk when travelling……

While airlines could face cost pressures, oil price rises could reignite investment in oil and gas exploration and boost corporate travel

Airlines have been enjoying a period of low oil prices, but rates are on the rise and expected to continue moving upwards in the year…..

Simplification a key priority for travel managers, but roadblocks to execution persist

With new technology proliferating and business traveller needs and expectations evolving, travel managers are struggling to manage complex, multi-layered travel programmes. According to new research…..