South Africa Tourism has brought its amazing giant touch table display to Europe, previously demonstrated only twice in South Africa.
Three topics stormed the audience at the ACTE Global 2011 conference which just ended in Paris this week: social, mobile and data.
Expedia has been hit by a Paris court order to pay a Euro 367,000 ($484,000) fine to a group a hoteliers for engaging in “misleading marketing practices”.
Egencia, the corporate travel arm of Expedia, has recently released a mobile app for iPhones which will serve as a mobile companion for business travellers on the road.
Itinerary management service Wipolo, headquartered in Paris with ten employees, has seen 1,000% year-on-year growth fuelled by both its social and partnership strategies.
Following the moves of many other travel players, Eurostar has released mobile apps for Android and Apple devices.
TLabs Showcase on travel startups featuring UK-based Flat-Club, an online marketplace for short term lettings between friends and members of organisations and clubs.
TLabs Showcase on travel startups featuring France-based trip management and planning platform Wipolo.
Eurostar has started the deployment of a new visual identity, due to be rolled out across all products including, obviously, the trains.
Gowalla is looking to push to the next level with its position as a pioneer in geo-location services and now become a major player in the travel industry.