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Kayak Mum On Possible Efforts ‘For Business’

Kayak press officials have not responded to requests for comment, but informed sources described a possible business travel solution that would mix negotiated corporate airfares…

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Posted in Methods Policy Reporting

How Has The Quarterly TMC Account Review Changed? Ask Your ‘Client Consulting Manager’

At one time the main opportunity for travel management companies to deliver data to their clients was the quarterly review. But advances in data management…

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TripActions Refuses To Demonstrate A Grip On Stats

Pursued for nearly five weeks, TripActions on Wednesday declined to answer basic questions about its own survey. That’s not something you often see in this…

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Posted in Negotiating Payment Suppliers

Caveat Emptor: ‘Hidden’ Fees Are A Ground Transportation Industry Fixture

In a business travel sector as dynamic and competitive as ground transportation, there’s a lot to keep up with. While it’s got some new twists, one…

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Posted in Methods Productivity Reporting

Nudged By Client iRobot, World Travel Inc. Builds Customizable Portal Product

New York — World Travel Inc. is targeting the end of the first quarter of next year to release a new portal product that gives…

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Posted in Distribution Methods

Air Canada Puts Its Name Behind Blockchain

Air Canada is in talks with Blockskye and Winding Tree about ways to use their blockchain technologies in distribution, corporate contracts and settlement. Announced in…

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Posted in Distribution Productivity

Adelman, WTMC Sign On To Use 30Seconds’ Claire; World Travel Inc. To Test

Corporate travel management companies Adelman and WTMC will use the 30SecondsToFly Claire artificial intelligence/chat service, and World Travel Inc. plans to test the same. Claire offers…

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