Global distribution system segments processed by Travelport—including air, hotel, car and rail—fell 4 percent year over year during the third quarter amid "customer headwinds," the company reported Thursday.
AdTrav this month filed a motion with a U.S. bankruptcy court to dismiss Duluth Travel's Chapter 11 case, alleging Duluth filed only to avoid paying AdTrav a court-ordered sum of nearly $900,000.
BookingBuilder and Sabre have signed an authorized developer agreement to extend BookingBuilder's two core agency products to Sabre subscribers, amicably concluding a standoff between the global distribution system operator and agency tech provider.
He's the executive chairman of American Express Global Business Travel, the founder of investment firm Certares, a Travel Leaders board member—and he's coming to The Beat Live.
Ending an impasse of more than two months, JetBlue and Travelport reached a new global distribution agreement, Travelport CEO Gordon Wilson said during an earnings call today.
Knowing well that the next generation of travel agents won't look like the current one, Expedia-owned travel management company Egencia has adopted a program to attract and train a younger demographic of frontline counselors.
Orbitz on Monday announced agreements with each of the three major GDS companies, set to go into effect next year after provisions guaranteeing substantial transaction volumes to dominant provider Travelport expire. Orbitz, for now, is Travelport's largest agency subscriber.