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 · 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 · 21 May
Travel and tourism executives discuss Brexit plans during Phocuswright Europe 2019 in Amsterdam.
PhocusWire · 16 May
Speaking at Phocuswright Europe, Airbnb managing director of EMEA Jeroen Merchiers claimed: "We're not obsessed with any individual company."
PhocusWire · 7 May
Tourlane, a business which offers customers the expertise of travel agents combined with online booking, has raised $47 million in Series C funding.
PhocusWire · 1 May
The Ireland-based airline retail tech companystopped trading today on the Irish Stock Exchange, Euronext Dublin.
PhocusWire · 29 Apr
Ctrip gives up 6% of its shares in order to gain a 49% stake in MakeMyTrip, the Indian online travel agency where it's had an interest for over three
PhocusWire · 23 Apr
For travel startups with a product in the market and with early funding, perhaps from friends and family, navigating the investment landscape is chal
PhocusWire · 29 Mar
As unprofitable Lyft secures its multi-billion valuation IPO, startups in ground transportation and elsewhere should reflect on what their own strate
PhocusWire · 26 Mar
The corporate travel management platform will use the Series C funding to double its headcount and further develop its technology.
PhocusWire · 20 Mar
Lufthansa Innovation Hub used artificial intelligence to analyze the major themes and topics discussed by Wall Street’s banking analysts and the top
PhocusWire · 19 Mar
TheBed and Breakfast Associationis supporting a petition to make bidding by OTAs on a B&B or hotel's name on search engines illegal.
PhocusWire · 19 Mar
There's good disruption and bad, and plenty of corporate travel buyers will argue whether the disruption in ground transportation by transportation n