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TripActions CEO Cites Immaturity In Supplier Relations As Southwest Makes Vaguely Threatening Statement

As of December, Southwest Airlines was curious about how TripActions was booking it. Airline officials this week suggested the unicorn corporate travel startup’s standing with…

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

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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Posted in Distribution Methods Productivity

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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Posted in Distribution Productivity Reporting

Omega World Travel Goes Mobile, Adds Alexa Skills

Omega World Travel last month uploaded into the Apple iTunes and Google Play app stores its first mobile app and began onboarding corporate customers. Omega…

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Posted in Payment

With Success Stories Piling Up, Industry Seeks Common Virtual Payment Processes

San Diego – Industry players are working to smooth out the rough spots in virtual payment for managed travel. Even without commonality across all the…

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A Few Minutes With Cory Garner

It’s as if he never left! Jay Campbell this week spoke for about eight minutes with American Airlines VP for sales and distribution strategy Cory…

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Posted in Distribution Service Suppliers

GDS Conversions: Easier Than They Once Were, But Still Tricky

It’s potentially disruptive to a business travel operation when a travel management company changes global distribution systems. Managing such a change could be top of mind…

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