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Sources: Frosch Buys CorpTrav In A Sign Of The Times

No surprise here: Travel management companies are consolidating. The No. 14 company on Travel Weekly’s 2020 list of top leisure and corporate agencies, Houston-based Frosch…

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American Express Global Business Travel Builds A Public ‘Know Before You Go’ Site

One of the biggest challenges for travel program managers right now is helping business travelers understand what to expect on the road. The information is…

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Third Parties Lend A ‘Touchless’ Hand To Dining While Traveling

If you thought traveling in the era of Covid-19 was hard, try eating while traveling. First of all, which restaurants are open? Businesses are asking…

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GBTA CEO Solombrino Insults Colorado’s Governor, Tells Staff They’ll Be Fired If They Publicly Discuss Apparently Foiled November Convention Plan

Readers, please note our Disclosure about conflicts of interest at the bottom of this article. Amid dwindling chances of holding this year’s Global Business Travel…

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Delta Considers Barring Flyers Who Violate Face Mask Rule

A Delta executive during a Wednesday webinar suggested that if a passenger tries to show their face at the wrong time on a flight, it…

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World Travel Inc. Builds Real-Time Load Factors Into New Disruption Management Platform

Airlines say they are limiting the number of passengers on flights in an effort to maintain social distancing. Anecdotally, though, plenty of flights are full….

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Plumbers And Priests? Farmers And Hunters? Profession Ponders ‘Essential’ Business Travel

What’s “essential” business travel? The corporate travel profession has always struggled with this and the answers have changed over time. Some organizations traditionally defined it…

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