Posted in Risk Suppliers

Aiming To Check More Boxes, Players Remake Risk Management Landscape

Employee safety is paramount for organizations. Because travel is a big part, providers involved in risk, security and mass communications in recent years added travel…

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

Some Things Happened In Airline Distribution This Year, Part One

With reaction, assessment and recovery on their minds, corporate travel professionals understandably did not focus closely on airline distribution developments this year. Inasmuch as they…

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Posted in Careers Suppliers

Candidates For Open Board Seat Seek Change At GBTA

The Global Business Travel Asssociation’s allied (supplier) members between Nov. 13 and Dec. 4 will vote online to fill the “allied at large” board seat…

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Posted in Productivity Risk Suppliers

SAP Concur Updates Solutions For Covid-19 Response

With technology updates already underway for both its Travel and Expense solutions, a refresh of SAP Concur’s Request product wouldn’t have gained much attention pre-Covid….

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Posted in Distribution Policy Risk Suppliers

Reporter’s Notebook: Indebted Airlines, Return To Travel Plans, Value Of TMCs And OBTs, Invisible Spend, Hotel Distribution, Digital Nomads

A “face-to-face” community continues to make do with virtual events for sharing insight. Among the freshest commentary, SAP Concur’s Travel Industry Summit on Thursday delivered…

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Posted in Negotiating Risk Suppliers

Lodging 2021: Choose Your Own Adventure

GBTA a few months ago attempted to create an industry consensus behind rolling over 2020 hotel rates to 2021. Hotel companies were for it. They…

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Posted in Distribution Suppliers

CWT’s Ekert: Demand Is Tricky But Investment Priorities Must Include Innovation

Like all travel management companies, CWT has had a grueling year. It’s expecting more of the same until there’s a vaccine or an appreciable return…

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