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IFTM 2019
IFTM 2019
September 22-25, 2020
IFTM Top Resa is a trade show for travel and tourism, targeting all segments:

WTM London
WTM LONDON
November 02-04, 2020
WTM London prides itself on being the hub of travel ideas. We aim to give you, the global travel trade an insight of how the industry will look in the next five years, share innovations, and create endless business opportunities over the course of three days.

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AAE Travel is the joint venture company between one of the world's leading online travel companies, Expedia Inc. and the world's best low cost airline, AirAsia. Headquartered in Singapore, AAE operates both Expedia and AirAsiaGo businesses across Asia.
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MMGY Global's integrated marketing agency, MMGY, has joined forces with Expedia Group Media Solutions, Sojern and ADARA to create a unifying campaign that reminds American travelers of the real power of travel.
The new digital campaign, “Where Can Travel Take You,” is designed to inspire people to travel again and is slated to run through July....

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Online travel giants Expedia Group and Booking Holdings disbursed a record $11 billion on marketing in 2019, up from $10.6 billion the year before. The difference is that one company grew its marketing spend in 2019 and the other company essentially remained flat. Under its “selling and marketing” line item, Expedia Group reported a 6% increase from $5.567 billion in 2018 to $6.03 billion in 2019. The Seattle-based online travel agency spent $5.22 billion under that category in 2017....
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Mark Okerstrom, the Expedia Group CEO who was forced out by the board in early December, is leaving with an exit package potentially worth around $11.8 million at the date of his resignation, December 4, according to a Skift Research estimate. That includes $1.75 million in cash, $5.73 million in restricted stock units, and nearly $4.3 million in stock options, Skift Research calculates. (See chart.) But it’s important to note that Okerstrom still has plenty of skin in the game. He will li...
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Egencia, the business travel arm of Expedia, has launched a set of new dashboards to allow clients to see the carbon emissions related to their air and hotel bookings.  The Carbon Emissions Workspace, available through the Egencia Analytics Studio, provides organisations with real-time data, reporting and insights that the TMC said helps them optimise their travel programme from a sustainability standpoint. Travel managers can view trends, make comparisons and apply filters to perform compa...
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Expedia Group’s CEO Mark Okerstrom and CFO Alan Pickerill have resigned at the request of the company’s board of directors. Okerstrom also stepped down as a member of the board. Each of the executives will be allowed severance and equity award acceleration in accordance with their terms. Expedia said Okerstrom did not have any disagreement with the company on any matter relating to its operations, policies or practices. Barry Diller, chairman of the board and senior executive, and Pe...
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Operto Guest Technologies is announcing an industry-leading integration and partnership that brings together Operto's Smart Stay property automation solution with Expedia Group Multifamily Solutions. Operto - from the Italian word aperto; meaning to open - enables property managers and hosts to enhance their operations, making them more efficient and providing an elevated guest experience through a curated range of smart home technology. Operto's purpose-built software makes this technol...
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Egencia, the business travel arm of Expedia Group, has announced the launch of machine learning-powered tools that will identify savings for its corporate customers. Savings Fare Finder for Air use machine learning technology to automatically track price variations and rebook tickets without the need for action from the traveller or booker. When the system identifies a lower rate within an average of the first seven days of booking, it automatically rebooks the reservation with the same amenitie...
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Technology can improve travel experiences by reducing pain points and stressors along the journey. Today, Expedia Group and business strategy Firm Magid released the Online Travel Friction Index1, finding travelers want suppliers to offer a seamless travel experience, and to quickly and effectively handle any challenge during their travels. The research is aligned with Expedia Group's priority focus to unleash the power of its platform to build out traveler and partner solutions that can hel...
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Online booking companies are stepping up their efforts to sell travelers tours, attractions, events, and activities. But the travel industry’s three largest online agency conglomerates — Booking Holdings, Expedia Group, and Trip.com Group — continue to have strikingly small market share in the sector. Some industry observers assumed the giants would swoop in. After all, they already have millions of customers booking with them monthly. That gives them a marketing edge. It costs...
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Expedia Group and Marriott International announced Tuesday the online travel platform will become the exclusive distributor of the hotel giant’s wholesale rates, availability, and content to a network of global travel provider, marking an industry first.Redistributors such as bed banks, online travel agencies, and wholesalers will no longer have access to rates and inventory directly from Marriott, beginning Oct. 15. Instead, they will be redirected to Expedia Partner Solutions to obtain a...
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EVENTS

IFTM 2019
IFTM 2019
September 22-25, 2020
IFTM Top Resa is a trade show for travel and tourism, targeting all segments:

WTM London
WTM LONDON
November 02-04, 2020
WTM London prides itself on being the hub of travel ideas. We aim to give you, the global travel trade an insight of how the industry will look in the next five years, share innovations, and create endless business opportunities over the course of three days.