Brandjacking: EU shall show the red card to google
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
HOTREC, the European umbrella association representing hotels, restaurants, and cafes, is extremely concerned by the developments Google recently announced regarding its policy for brand names.

GOOGLE ANNOUNCED THAT ANY INTERMEDIARY MAY FREELY USE THE BRAND NAMES OF THE TRADED PRODUCTS IN THEIR GOOGLE ADS, DICTATING, USING ITS DOMINANT MARKET POSITION, THE RULES OF TRADEMARK POLICY. EUROPEAN ENTERPRISES MAY THUS COMPLETELY LOSE CONTROL OVER THEIR BRAND NAMES, WHICH IS ONE OF THEIR MOST ... Read more
EURAM lanceert digitaal roadbook
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Door: Theo de Reus [1] | 21 november, 2018

Na de lancering van de digitale offertes eerder dit jaar pakt EURAM nu door met digitale roadbooks. Hiermee wordt ingespeeld op de moderne en consument die is gewend om tijdens zijn vakantie digitaal ondersteund te worden.

Klanten van reisprofessionals die EURAM gebruiken, kunnen online op elk apparaat hun roadbook bekijken. Deze oplossingen zijn te vinden via het nieuwe platform Planisto.
De consument krijgt een welkomstscherm te zien met ... Read more
BCD Travel voted Best Business Travel Agency 2018 by Travel Magazine
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
DURING THE 21TH EDITION OF THE 'TM TRAVEL AWARDS', BCD TRAVEL WAS DECLARED BEST 'BUSINESS TRAVEL AGENCY 2018'. THE AWARD WAS GIVEN ON FRIDAY NOV. 16 BY TRAVEL MAGAZINE DURING A GALA EVENING IN THE HILTON HOTEL ANTWERP

Travel Magazine is one of the most important media outlets for the travel industry in Belgium and Luxembourg. The magazine has organized the 'TM Travel Awards' in Belgium for over two decades, aiming to reward travel companies for their dedication and to boost our industry's ... Read more
Voyages d'affaires: bons résultats en 2018 mais risque de ralentissement économique
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
L'année a été très bonne pour les voyages d'affaires en général, les chanes htelières et les compagnies aériennes enregistrant toutes deux une forte croissance, les entreprises continuant d'envoyer leurs employés dans le monde entier.

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https://www.deplacementspros.com/Voyages-d-affaires-bons-resultats-en-2018-mais-risque-de-ralentissement-economique_a51285.html [1]

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On l’appelait Big Brother…
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Les voyageurs d'affaires connaissent tous des déboires lors des réservations de voyage. Les outils ne sont pas toujours conviviaux, ils peuvent perdre "la mémoire" ou bien leur configuration, à cause d'une "release" (changement de version) un peu trop brutale.

Soyons francs, la chaine de réservation associant GDS, plateformes, SBT laisse parfois à désirer car il faut souvent mettre à jour des données pourtant renseignées dans d'autres systèmes ou sites. Qu'il s'agisse d'outils de ... Read more
Aviato, het nieuwe tewerkstellingsorgaan van Brussels Airport
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
TIJDENS EEN GEZELLIGE CEREMONIE WERDEN DE NIEUWE KANTOREN VAN AVIATO - HET VROEGERE BRUSSELS AIRPORT HOUSE - IN AANWEZIGHEID VAN ENKELE PROMINENTE PERSONEN INGEHULDIGD DOOR ALLE PARTNERS DIE MEEGEWERKT HEBBEN AAN HET INITIATIEF. NIEUWE KANTOREN, EEN NIEUWE IDENTITEIT EN EEN NIEUWE STRATEGIE OM TEGEMOET TE KOMEN AAN DE NIEUWE TEWERKSTELLINGSUITDAGINGEN OP DE SITE VAN BRUSSELS AIRPORT.

BRUSSELS AIRPORT, EEN ESSENTILE ECONOMISCHE POOL

Dagelijks werken meer dan 20.000 mensen op Brussels ... Read more
AMADEUS - NDC-X Advisory Board fuels collaboration among travel industry players
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Earlier in 2018 we launched NDC-X - bringing together all of Amadeus' NDC [1] activities on the IT and aggregator side under one roof. Since then, we've made great strides with numerous airlines and travel sellers joining our NDC-X program.

Now, we're excited to launch an initiative called our NDC-X Advisory Board. We have already celebrated one of these meetings with 10 travel seller customers, and soon we will be hosting further meetings, including a joint one with both our airline and ... Read more
Thomas Cook België: organisatorische wijzigingen
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Thomas Cook Belgi versterkt met onmiddellijke ingang zijn directie met MARC DE WAELE, momenteel manager transport, en FRéDéRIC VAN WAEIJENBERGE, huidig manager ancillaries. Dat maakt Thomas Cook Belgi zelf bekend in een persbericht. "Op basis van hun jarenlange ervaring en realisaties binnen Thomas Cook Belgi vervoegen ze de directie, respectievelijk als director transport & margin en als director upsell color:#333333;mso-ansi-language:EN-GB" lang="EN-GB">Read on ... Read more
TOP 10 LEAST POPULAR AIRPORTS IN THE WORLD
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
_For stress-free travel, transport by air is not always the ideal choice. The existence of a company like AirHelp [1], whose entire business model is based on dissatisfied passengers, only proves it. The company has revealed an annual ranking of the least popular airports, mainly based on social media. The quality score consists of three components: the punctuality of the flights, the quality of the service at the gates, and the mood of the passengers. A total of 141 airports were examined ... Read more
Five trends that will shape experiential travel in 2019
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
ACCORDING TO EXPEDIA, THE DEMAND FOR EXPERIENTIAL TRAVEL SHOWS NO SIGNS OF SLOWING DOWN.

Adventurers will continue to hunt for truly local and authentic experiences, whether that's the best food truck in Portland, the hidden beaches of Madagascar, or textile weaving classes in Peru - especially as these types of experiences grow more accessible thanks to our smartphones and the ever-increasing number of digital and mobile platforms that make traveling easier.

This article looks at a ... Read more