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Open To Continued Independence Or Partnerships, TravelBank Adds Features, Funding And A Food Client

TravelBank during the past few months added what sources said was a relatively small amount of new funding and GrubHub as a relatively big client….

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What Southwest’s Expanded Distribution Means For Corporate Travel Buyers

The biggest news coinciding with GBTA’s convention this month was Southwest’s decision to list or expand participation in global distribution systems run by Amadeus and…

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Tramada Adds SAP Concur Partnership, Eyes CTDs

Travel agency automation firm Tramada Systems has begun looking to ARC-accredited corporate travel departments for its next opportunities in North America. Partnering with the world’s leading…

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Jury’s Out On TravelBank’s No-Fee Expense And Booking Service

It’s hard to know what to make of TravelBank. One of many startups to enter business travel in the last few years, the company hasn’t…

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Another Travel Startup Leans On TMC Support

Disadvantaged relative to bigger companies that negotiate their own airfare discounts, small businesses mostly pay retail. TravelBank co-founder and CEO Duke Chung is out to…

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American Express Global Business Travel Fee Idea Isn’t New, But Goes ‘A Step Further’

It’s common for travel management companies to charge extra when booking a supplier requires more work or generates less revenue. This is the basic idea behind American…

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