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Report: Airlines' limits on OTA fare listings add costs
Travel Weekly- May 21, 2015
This year, Americans will boost airline-ticket spending by about 5%, to $147.3 million, while online airline-ticket spending will advance about 6%, to $81.5 billion, according to Phocuswright. And while the OTAs' percentage of online hotel room revenue ...


Driving Hotel Loyalty: Enormous Room for Growth
Digital Journal- May 21, 2015
According to a new report from travel industry research authority Phocuswright, "(Dis)Loyalty and the U.S. Leisure Traveler," less than half (47%) of U.S. leisure hotel stayers belong to a hotel loyalty program. Nevertheless, in terms of sheer numbers ...


Lastminute.com takes over at Bravofly Rumbo, promises ahead-of-the-curve ...
Tnooz- May 21, 2015
Chairman and founder of the group, Fabio Cannavale, told the Phocuswright Europe conference in Dublin last week that one of the reasons behind the acquisition was Lastminute.com's relative cut-price. Highlighting how the Sabre-owned online travel ...

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PATA meet for Bangalore
micebtn (blog)- May 21, 2015
As well as the Mart, PTM 2015 will include the Tourism Investment Forum, the Travel Technology Conference in partnership with Phocuswright and PTM Talks plus a Technology Pavilion providing a business platform for travel technology professionals to ...
Bangalore, Karnataka, India to host PATA Travel Mart 2015ITCM
PATA Travel Mart 2015 to feature Tourism Investment Forum for the first timeTravelBizMonitor (press release) (registration)

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Nobody's perfect - what Priceline didn't appreciate was coming next
Tnooz- May 20, 2015
There was a intriguing segment during an appearance by Glenn Fogel at the Phocuswright Europe conference in Dublin last week. The Priceline Group's head of worldwide strategy and planning and executive vice president for corporate development might ...


Groupize Unveils Instant Bookings for Small Groups on Groupize.com Affiliate ...
PR Web (press release)- May 20, 2015
Groupize Solutions is the proud winner of the 2013 PhoCusWright Award for most Innovative Travel Technology Company (Emerging Category). To learn more or schedule a demo, visit http://www.groupizesolutions.com. Share on Twitter Share on Facebook ...

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Travolution

SDL offers 100 language pairings on new translation system
Travolution- May 20, 2015
Speaking to Travolution at the Phocuswright conference in Dublin, ahead of the launch of the new system, SDL account director Kevin Ashbridge said that social networks had also changed translation needs. “This is a global system that offers 100 ...

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Wall Street Journal

Travel Websites Allege Delta Air Lines Is Shutting Them Out
Wall Street Journal- May 20, 2015
The biggest sites in the online-travel industry, which had gross bookings in the U.S. last year of $51.4 billion, get their revenue mainly from hotels, but flight searches help draw customers, according to travel-research firm Phocuswright. Airlines ...

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Airbnb claims only on the first page of its business plan
Tnooz- May 19, 2015
Olivier Gremillon, managing director for EMEA at the accommodation sharing giant, was speaking at the Phocuswright Europe conference in Dublin last week when he triggered another sharp intake of breath amongst fellow delegates. Airbnb has more than ...


Travolution

Phocuswright Europe: Triptease wins innovation accolade for its Pricecheck tool
Travolution- May 19, 2015
Digital tool building company Triptease was named as Travel Innovator of the year at Phocuswright Europe, held in Dublin last week. The firm was awarded the accolade for its new tool, Pricecheck, which encourages direct hotel bookings. Charlie Osmond ...
Triptease wins the Phocuswright European Travel Innovator of the Year AwardTravel Daily News International

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Hoxton Ventures leads Series A round for German travel tech startup bd4travel
Thomson Reuters' peHUB (press release)- May 19, 2015
In November bd4travel was awarded the 'Brand USA Marketing Innovation Award' at the industry leading PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit in Los Angeles, California. The company is based in Frankfurt and recently opened an office in London at The ...


Suddenly, flight reviews could be the next big thing
Tnooz- May 18, 2015
Speaking at the Phocuswright Europe event in Dublin last week, Expedia's senior vice president and head of retail, Gary Morrison, says the company has already reached three million flight reviews since the test began in early-2014, with it expected to ...


Travolution

Phocuswright Europe: Expedia study provides insight on how travel content is ...
Travolution- May 15, 2015
The results of the study, carried out by comScore, were revealed at the Phocuswright conference in Dublin this week and showed that among the 25 million people using mobile devices to access travel content monthly, 70% access it via smartphone only and ...

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Travolution

Phocuswright Europe: Ryanair predicts growth of direct bookings as it eyes ...
Travolution- May 15, 2015
Ryanair's chief marketing officer Kenny Jacobs has predicted that airlines will operate increasingly direct to consumers, as they focus more on a digital offering. Speaking at the Phocuswright conference in the Convention Centre Dublin, Jacobs said ...

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Travel Weekly UK

Tui to improve digital offering as threat of online giants loom
Travel Weekly UK- May 15, 2015
The joint chief executive of Tui Group has said that companies such as Facebook, Google and Amazon could change the shape of the industry by moving into travel, admitting this is a concern for the operator. Speaking at the Phocuswright conference in ...

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Tech City News

London's Triptease wins Travel Innovation Summit Europe Awards
Tech City News- May 13, 2015
London-based startup Triptease has won the Travel Innovation Summit Europe Awards, hosted in Dublin by global travel market research company Phocuswright. Triptease offers a smart 'price check' widget to hotels looking to take back control of their ...

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Expedia Affiliate Network expands attendance at Phocuswright to include Dublin ...
PR Newswire UK (press release)- May 08, 2015
LONDON, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia® Affiliate Network (EAN), who has long attended Phocuswright events in the United States, is expanding its footprint to the European market by including the Phocuswright Europe conference held in Dublin ...

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Charles Ralston Named One of Phocuswright's 35 Under 35 in Travel
Hospitality-Industry.com (press release)- April 28, 2015
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif., April 28, 2015 - TripStreak, Inc., the personalized online travel search, announced today that Founder & CEO Charles Ralston was selected as one of Phocuswright's 35 Under 35 in the Phocuswright Young Leaders Summit.

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Travolution

Conxxe's Alex Rogers recognised by Phocuswright's '35 under 35'
Travolution- April 22, 2015
An employee of ground transportation provider Conxxe has been named as one of '35 under 35' at the Phocuswright Young Leaders Summit. Senior online partnerships manager Alex Rogers was selected as one of the rising stars in the travel industry.

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Phocuswright Europe Conference 2015 – Dublin
Tnooz- April 21, 2015
The pace of change in the travel industry is unprecedented – traveler expectations continue to rise amid new devices, new channels, an explosion of social content, and more travel options than ever before. For travel leaders to remain relevant, you ...

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