Three years is a long time in the travel industry, but especially so for Thomas Cook, after going through a torrid time in terms of staff morale, industry and consumer opinion of the business and a tanking share price.
Last week the industry and mainstream media in Europe were talking a lot about Thomas Cook. Why? Because new(ish) CEO Harriet Green has a plan to turn around the company.
Online travel agencies are evolving on a number of levels – but not least from a design perspective where the idea of throwing everything at the user is giving way to simplicity.
Goibibo, an India-based online travel agency, has launched an intelligent flight sorting feature using what it calls the “Dig Algorithm”.
Travelocity has launched a new campaign – Go & Smell The Roses – featuring its brand mascot, the Roaming Gnome.
Travel agents working with TUI in Germany will have their pick of tours and activities by way of a new supplier after the tour operator turned over responsibility to GetYouGuide.
This week, Cleartrip, one of India’s leading online travel agencies launched Pricewatch, a tool which will automatically issue a refund when a purchased airfare drops below the booked price and its associated charges.