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IHG Fires Up Initial B2B Sales Components Of New Tech Platform

A year ago this week, IHG announced a new operating structure. One part is an “integrated commercial and technology” organization that combines tech development for sales…

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London Conference Next Week Will Feature Business Travel Startups Including Salesforce-Based SAP Concur Challenger

A handful of business travel startups plan to make a splash at next week’s Business Travel Show in London. They include makers of travel and…

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Lola Awaits Southwest Content Through Amadeus, Which Is In ‘Ongoing Discussions’ With The Carrier

Since Southwest Airlines a few years ago chose Amadeus as its passenger service system, many have hoped that would mean at least most of the airline’s…

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BCD Travel Aims To Solve NDC Complications In Lufthansa Test

BCD Travel last week announced a multiyear agreement with the Lufthansa Group. As part of the deal, the travel management company secured a full-content commitment…

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How Mental Health Issues And In-Trip Behavior Heighten Business Travel Risk

An International SOS Foundation study of international business travelers’ health and wellness uncovered some new points, according to researchers. One was that few companies accounted for…

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Amadeus Works On Industry Privacy Initiative

New York — Amadeus IT Group is working with other industry players on some sort of standards initiative related to privacy and, specifically, the General…

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Consulting Firm Puts Incumbent Concur Travel To The User Experience Test

When you’re looking for a new booking tool experience, it’s nice to work at a company with its own user experience experts. Not thrilled with…

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