Posted in Distribution Negotiating Service

Siemens: Amadeus Deal Underpins Global Content Acquisition And Traveler Experience

In its move to two travel management companies and one global distribution system, $67 billion multinational manufacturing conglomerate Siemens focused on the traveler experience.  Some…

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Posted in Careers Productivity Risk

The State Of Globalization In 2021

Steven A. Altman is the director of the DHL Initiative on Globalization at NYU Stern’s Center for the Future of Management, where Phillip Bastian is…

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Posted in Careers Productivity

Seventeen Reasons To Let The Economic Optimism Begin

Neil Irwin is a senior economics correspondent for The New York Times, where he writes for The Upshot, a site for analysis of politics, economics…

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Posted in Service Suppliers

Op Ed: Gaurav Sundaram On Six Strategies For Expanding Travel Programs Into India

Expanding global business travel programs to India, and in particular bringing in the operations of travel management company used in other markets, can prove challenging….

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

Travel And Transport Acquires Radius Travel To Go ‘All In’ Globally

Travel and Transport last month acquired full ownership of the Radius Travel agency network company, buying out India-based minority shareholder Cox & Kings. The transaction followed…

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Posted in Policy Productivity

Lessons In Travel Globalization: Be Sensitive, Modest And Mature — But Firm

When Amway global sourcing manager Guy Langenburg attempted to gather data for global travel management consolidation, some local managers and suppliers hid it from him….

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