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Resuming Business Travel Is Exceedingly Complicated But New Resources And Advice Help

“When I don’t know the answer, I might ramble on.” The humble comment during a webinar last week by a leading thinker on corporate travel…

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

As Travel Managers Review Tech Stacks, SAP Rebuilds Concur Travel

Overshadowed by the novel coronavirus, SAP Concur in March revealed that this year it would rebuild its legacy travel booking tool. As Concur embarks on…

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Coupa Buys Mobile Business Travel Tech Developer ETA Inc.

Spend management company Coupa added more travel tech to its portfolio, acquiring business travel app builder ETA Inc. ETA co-founder and CEO Choon Hong Peck…

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Bruised After Layoffs, TripActions Tells Competitors That ‘Lack Integrity’ To ‘Look In The Mirror’

Ten days ago, TripActions called out unnamed competitors for emailing to prospects untruths about it. Contrary to these communications, TripActions asserted, it is not out…

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Ties With Human Resources Tighten As Corporate Travel Management Gains Executive Visibility

In the early days of the crisis, travel departments worked closely with risk and security. They still do, but in many organizations, human resources departments…

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Serko Accelerates Bid To Shore Up Travel Management Company Continuity Through Platform, Commission Plays

Like some other industry suppliers, Serko is waiving certain introductory fees for its services amid the coronavirus pandemic. An initiative like that is trickier than…

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TravelBank CEO: ‘Strategic Conversations Are Very Difficult’

TravelBank is doubling down on expense management, which CEO and co-founder Duke Chung called “the only software you can justify purchasing at this time.” During…

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