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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 Distribution Payment

Blockskye Tests Blockchain Payment, Settlement And Reporting With ARC, Unnamed Airline

Blockchain startup Blockskye is running a proof of concept with the Airlines Reporting Corp. and also working with an unnamed airline and Fortune 100 corporate account…

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Startup TravelPerk’s Differentiator Is A Bit Different

[CORRECTION, Aug. 6, 2018: The original version of this article misstated TravelPerk’s customer count. The company claims more than 1,000 clients. The content below has…

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Mobile Is A Differentiator In Fast-Expanding GoToMeeting Parent’s Frosch Selection

Boston-based LogMeIn roughly tripled its revenue and employees via acquisitions since sourcing pro Jean Johnson joined the tech firm nearly two years ago. As director of…

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30SecondsToFly Adds Fare Search Tech, Investment From EGlobalfares

Chatbot maker 30SecondsToFly accepted an unspecified investment from eGlobalfares, a dozen-year-old fare search tech provider that serves a few hundred travel agencies globally. The deal…

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‘No Great Answer’ In Search For Corporate Agents

CCRA’s Dic Marxen sees corporate travel agent salaries rising by double-digit percentages because of the profession’s aging workforce and dearth of new labor. He wasn’t surprised…

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BCD Travel Joins In With New Fees For Non-Standard Bookings

BCD Travel last month alerted clients to a formalized program that charges them extra for supplier bookings which are more costly to support, joining rivals American…

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