The Travel and Meetings Society has selected six startups to participate in the incubator program it launched this year to help early- and mid-stage companies develop and find funding.
CWT skipped a bond interest payment that came due this week as it negotiates with creditors on restructuring debt, Bloomberg reported. The travel management company in a statement confirmed it is "in active discussions with our owners and bondholders to further strengthen our financial position and accelerate our ability to invest in our business. These discussions have been positive, and we are making great progress."
Launched as HelloGbye for the consumer travel market, Amgine has said goodbye to its old brand and hello to a growing roster of travel management company clients of its email-initiated booking automation technology.
Air Black Box chief commercial officer Patrick Edmond recently spoke with BTN transportation editor and The Beat contributor Michael B. Baker about the process of connecting legacy and low-cost carriers and the opportunities it might present for low-cost carriers pursuing corporate business.
Sabre this week said it remains in discussions and hopes to reach a new distribution deal with Emirates, as the airline's agreement to participate in the global distribution system expires at the end of the month.
The concept of company-level carbon neutrality can be misleading and a hindrance in the important fight against climate change, writes Advito sustainable collaboration practice lead Julien Etchanchu.
The Beat checks in on WhereTo, Freebird and a couple of recent Emburse acquisitions.