The Frommers journey has come full circle, as the company’s original founder Arthur Frommer has re-taken the helm of the brand he created back in 1957.
CEO of Netflix, Reed Hastings, put it simply when he famously proclaimed last year: “We expect DVD subscribers to decline every quarter… forever.”
After weeks of speculation and five years in BBC Worldwide’s care, Lonely Planet has been sold to NC2 Media, based in Tennessee.
In travel industry, its a proven fact that content matters a lot and it can make or break a traveler’s buying decision. Infographic from RedRocketMedia reveals interesting facts about content influence in travel industry.
One area of the Frommer’s business that got little mention during the acquisition by Google last summer was the travel content service for other brands.
For some, Google’s acquisition of Frommer’s in August last year triggered yet another sharp intake of breath that the Mountain View search company was wading further in on the travel sector.
Good ol’ Arthur Frommer, founder of Frommers Travel Guides and one of the first industry “bloggers” who still regularly shares his views on the state of the sector.