U.K.-based outsourced services company Capita revealed yesterday that it had "received an unsolicited offer for its travel businesses from Corporate Travel Management Limited."
The Boeing 737 Max has been grounded since mid-March, pending software updates and regulatory reviews. Even after service is restored, traveler sensitivity may linger.
LoungeBuddy has discontinued third-party relationships, including those with corporate travel players SAP Concur and Expedia-owned travel management company Egencia.
A few corporate travel vets have embarked on a travel management company rollup under the name JourneyPad.
BCD Travel has acquired Adelman Travel Group. The Milwaukee‐based travel management company will operate as a wholly owned business unit of the mega TMC while maintaining its brand, leadership and employees. After months of negotiations, BCD and Adelman completed the deal last Wednesday.
When American Express Global Business Travel acquired KDS in 2016, it took ownership of an online booking system, as well as an expense reporting tool. Yet, a years-long marketing pact that former parent and now half-owner American Express had with Concur has limited the mega travel management company's ability to go full throttle at selling and marketing expense technology.
After shopping around and demoing bot builders, Gant tapped internal resources and tools readily available—including from its customer relationship management platform, Salesforce—to breathe life into Gia, the Gant Interactive Assistant.
Australia-based travel management company Corporate Travel Management and Flight Centre Travel Group's corporate-focused brands this week reported solid growth in corporate travel transactions across their multinational operations and laid out further growth ambitions for the U.S. corporate market.
Oil and gas giant BP has selected Egencia as its global travel management company, unseating incumbents CWT as its TMC and Sabre GetThere as its self-booking technology provider.