Travel Leaders Group Aims to Accelerate UK Growth After Thomas Cook Collapse

Skift | November 27, 2019

Travel Leaders Group Aims to Accelerate UK Growth After Thomas Cook Collapse
Thomas Cook’s exit from the UK market has left a pretty big gap to fill ahead of the peak post-Christmas travel booking period. A number of brands are looking to fill the void, including the Travel Leaders Group-owned Barrhead Travel. The travel agency chain started off in a suburb of Glasgow, Scotland and has expanded over the years to other parts of the UK. With Thomas Cook out of the way, the CEO of Barrhead’s parent company believes the time is right to “turn the dial up on our expansion.”

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The global hospitality industry entered 2014 on an upward growth trajectory; a greater sense of optimism was palpable across most regions, as accelerating capital markets, favorable supply, and demand balances, and strong investor appetites fueled higher transaction volumes and strengthened lodging fundamentals.

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The global hospitality industry entered 2014 on an upward growth trajectory; a greater sense of optimism was palpable across most regions, as accelerating capital markets, favorable supply, and demand balances, and strong investor appetites fueled higher transaction volumes and strengthened lodging fundamentals.