BUSINESS TRAVEL

Restarting Permissible Business Travel

May 24, 2021

Optimism is growing for a return to business travel.

79% of Travel Managers and GBTA members say they would be “very comfortable” or “comfortable” traveling after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. 55% of Travel Managers say business travelers are “willing” or “very willing” to travel for business, up from 49% at the start of 2021.

To help you lead the restart of business travel for your organization, here are 7 key steps to consider.

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Travel Booster

Travel Booster, the flagship solution of Galor, is a SaaS, web-based software platform for Travel Agents, TMCs, Airlines, and Tour Operators. Travel Booster platform includes a comprehensive online booking engine (IBE), and a sophisticated mid office solution. Travel Booster software, will enable you to control your business, manage your customers effectively, automate working procedures to increase business efficiency and to distribute your products online.

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The Latest Trends in Europe’s Travel Space

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The European travel space is a lucrative business for sites offering accommodations, flights and vacation packages. People in Europe have an average per capita purchasing power of close to €15K and tend to travel more than any other region in the world. But as this report will show, traffic and user acquisition statistics for top travel sites tend to differ when looked at in terms of country, device, category or sector.

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21st Century Forecasting for the Travel & Hospitality Industry

whitePaper | May 20, 2021

Forecasting is a decision-making tool that helps businesses cope with the impact of the future’s uncertainty by examining historical data and trends. Businesses across every industry need to forecast components of their operations, and that is particularly important, and challenging, in times of uncertainty. Actionable forecasts in the Travel and Hospitality industry bring particular value: how many guests will arrive and when, how to staff accordingly, adjusting inventory positions, modelling the impact of promotions/events on business performance, optimising pricing/revenue management, and projecting revenue/cash flow. Forecast too high and the business will be inefficient with resources: likely buying too much product, facing potential spoilage or waste, while also missing opportunities to invest capital elsewhere.

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Conscious Comeback: Influencing a Sustainable and Regenerative Future for the Travel & Tourism Industry

whitePaper | July 20, 2021

The travel industry is at an inflection point as it recovers from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. The confluence of a shift in consumer mindset, recognition of travel and tourism as an economic driver, and more robust acknowledgment on Wall Street of compatibility between profit and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) standards, creates the optimal time to focus on a more sustainable future.

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The Long Awaited Road to Recovery: Hotels, Airlines, and Consumers in Our Transitional Reality

whitePaper | August 3, 2021

The travel industry is finally on its long-awaited road to recovery — U.S. travel restrictions are easing for vaccinated individuals and international travel is resuming in higher numbers. While leisure travel intent for this summer looks promising, less than one-third of travelers have solidified travel plans by booking their full trips. Uncertainty surrounding vaccine coverage, infection rates in various areas, and quarantine mandates continue to keep prospective travelers vigilant. With a slew of trips still not fully booked, hotels and airlines can tailor their strategies to consumers’ preferences to influence their decisions. This white paper explores what recovery looks like for the hotel and airline sectors, analyzes consumer trends and how to increase their comfort in travel, and examines the post-pandemic staffing situation in the travel industry. Readers will also learn about: Consumers’ travel budget plans Why digital nomads are a lucrative market How Salesforce can assist with mitigating staff shortages and scheduling Features travelers appreciate in public and private lodging accommodations

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Business travel safety 101: Keeping employees safe on the road

whitePaper | December 14, 2019

Business travelers are increasingly aware of the challenges they face when leaving the office. A study by American Express Global Business Travel and the Association for Corporate Travel Executives found that more than anything else, today's business travelers want a better sense of security when traveling on behalf of their organizations.

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whitePaper | December 16, 2019

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Spotlight

Travel Booster

Travel Booster, the flagship solution of Galor, is a SaaS, web-based software platform for Travel Agents, TMCs, Airlines, and Tour Operators. Travel Booster platform includes a comprehensive online booking engine (IBE), and a sophisticated mid office solution. Travel Booster software, will enable you to control your business, manage your customers effectively, automate working procedures to increase business efficiency and to distribute your products online.

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