Germany's largest travel management company is not happy with the country's dominant airline. BCD Travel has been discussing with clients how to react to Lufthansa's decision to levy a 16 euro fee on bookings through GDS channels. There a few options, none particularly good.

That's according to BCD Travel executive vice president Rose Stratford. She knows of no "viable" alternative that provides the efficiency and comparison shopping of global distribution systems. "Otherwise," she said, "it would already be in place."

Spokespersons from American Express Global Business Travel and . . .

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