PhocusWire · 8 Nov
Gross bookings increased 4% year-over-year to $25.3 billion, while net income soared 10% to $2 billion.
PhocusWire · 15 Oct
Online fraud attacks on airlines are increasing with loyalty schemes often the target, according to a report from Forter.
PhocusWire · 27 Sep
Thomas Cook's demise will eventually be seen as one of the biggest illustrations in the history of the industry that a strategy that doesn't recogniz
PhocusWire · 26 Sep
Unlike the leading OTAs or the low-cost airlines whose business models necessitated digital capability to reduce cost,Thomas Cook was unable to find
PhocusWire · 22 Sep
Plenty of factors have led to the tour operating giant's demise including its failure, at crucial times, to grasp the complexities of IT and the wide
PhocusWire · 27 Aug
Anyplace is a B2C marketplace where travelers can book fully furnished accommodations on a monthly basis.
PhocusWire · 1 Aug
There is a growing threat to the future of tours and activities: the loss of independence in reservation systems, thanks to acquisitions by TripAdvis
PhocusWire · 23 Jul
For all the money pouring into the likes of GetYourGuide and Klook, spare a thought for other businesses that are finding the sector extremely tough.
PhocusWire · 22 Jul
FlixMobility has raised a Series F funding round to expand its FlixBus and FlixTrain service and to launch FlixCar.
PhocusWire · 18 Jul
TravelPerk has raised about $134 million in three rounds since launching in 2015.
PhocusWire · 17 Jul
U.K-based Dolphin Dynamics is looking to boost its presents in the Nordics through the acquisition of Travelwire from Travelport.
PhocusWire · 11 Jul
The round puts the hospitality brand at $400 million in total funding and a valuation of more than $1 billion.
PhocusWire · 10 Jul
ICO, the information authority, plans to fine Marriott International more than PS99 million for the data breach it reported last year.
PhocusWire · 8 Jul
The hack, believed to have started in June last year, involved information such as log-in information, payment card and travel booking details.
PhocusWire · 28 Jun
Travel payment solution provider ConnexPay has raised $7 million in a Series A round led by BIP Capital.
PhocusWire · 27 Jun
At the Sabre Technology Exchange, the company detailed how hotels can benefit from its Intelligent Retailing platform and announced the launch of Con
PhocusWire · 24 Jun
One of the key drivers of travel’s evolution from a primarily offline, manually processed business to one increasingly coordinated online has been th
PhocusWire · 10 Jun
For part two in our series on travel payments, we explore issues related to fraud and how machine learning can help to solve them.
PhocusWire · 5 Jun
The "Through the Lens of Investors" session at the Phocuswright Europe 2019 Conference threw a spotlight on many of the recent big deals as well as s
PhocusWire · 5 Jun
One of the greatest challenges for the international vacation and short-term rental industry today is providing a product with the level of consisten
PhocusWire · 30 May
Travelport has officially ended its almost five-year stint on the public markets and is now back in the hands of private equity ownership.
PhocusWire · 28 May
European agents and operators' body ECTAA has filed an antitrust complaint with the European competition authority.
PhocusWire · 23 May
The online travel agency giant's results are fueled by strong performance in both accommodation and transportation ticketing and growing internationa
PhocusWire · 21 May
Travel and tourism executives discuss Brexit plans during Phocuswright Europe 2019 in Amsterdam.
PhocusWire · 21 May
Operating losses have decreased and revenue and bookings are up for India's largest online travel agency, MakeMyTrip.
PhocusWire · 16 May
Speaking at Phocuswright Europe, Airbnb managing director of EMEA Jeroen Merchiers claimed: "We're not obsessed with any individual company."