Posted June 14, 2018

Multinational TMC Network GlobalStar Opts For Its Own Mobile App, Like Radius Before It

This month, GlobalStar Travel Management, which has a presence in 85 countries and such members as Omega World Travel in the U.S. and Capita in the U.K., announced the TripStar app for multinational clients. Network rival Radius launched its own mobile app after enlisting mTrip to build it more than a year ago. Read More »
Posted by: Jay Boehmer | More by Jay Boehmer
Posted January 12, 2018

BEAT SHEET: Corporate Travel Outlook; Sabre's Court Costs; DOT Rule Backlash; Radius Activity

The Beat Sheet is an occasional collection of notes, quotes, musings, tips, reader comments and other tidbits from The Beat's writers. Read More »
Posted by: Jay Boehmer | More by Jay Boehmer
Posted May 11, 2017

Travel And Transport Buys U.K.-Based Statesman Travel

Travel and Transport has acquired London-based travel management company Statesman Travel Group. Read More »
Posted by: Julie Sickel | More by Julie Sickel
Posted November 2, 2016

Saudi-Backed Company Buys Major Radius Shareholder Portman To Move International

Saudi-owned travel company Mawasem Travel & Tourism has bought United Kingdom-based Portman Travel, one of the three major shareholders in global travel management company network Radius Travel. Read More »
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Posted October 30, 2015

After One Year, DiLeo Leaves Altour, But Growth Strategy Intact

Ron DiLeo departed New York City-based travel agency Altour a year after he took on the role of executive vice president and chief commercial officer. He has shifted his attention to a medical application start-up he cofounded, Twin Bridge Technologies, and is reviving his consulting business, In the Black. Read More »
Posted by: Jay Boehmer | More by Jay Boehmer
Posted September 10, 2013

Radius Claims Tripling Of Centrally Sourced Business Since 2010

Radius' transaction volume from centrally sourced contracts has tripled since 2010, the agency network reported this week. The increase up until last year had been most apparent through client wins in the United States and throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In the latter part of last year and into 2013, Radius has seen growth coming out of Latin America and Asia/Pacific. Read More »
Posted by: David Jonas | More by David Jonas
Posted May 20, 2013

T&T Picks Radius After Adopting GlobalStar-Like Approach To Sales

Travel and Transport's equity position in Radius might have been enough to favor the network over rival GlobalStar in T&T's review after last year's acquisition of Ultramar Travel Management. But a T&T-led change in which U.S. members as of January took more control over sales and account management for business networked through Radius also sweetened the pot. Read More »
Posted by: Jay Campbell | More by Jay Campbell
Posted January 15, 2013

Omega On Switch To GlobalStar From Radius: They're Different

Omega World Travel this month made good on plans to join the GlobalStar network and leave the Radius organization. Omega executive vice president Goran Gligorovic on Tuesday said that the reasons were multifold. Read More »
Posted by: Jay Campbell | More by Jay Campbell
Posted October 18, 2012

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Posted October 15, 2012

Radius Exodus

Travel agency network Radius is dealing with two key losses in the United States and bracing for a third. Read More »
Posted by: Jay Campbell | More by Jay Campbell
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