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Travel subscription models: what do online travel sellers need to know? Part II

Posted 26/11/2021 by Matthew Chapman

Have you read in the travel trade media stories about online travel sellers launching variations of a subscription model? Recently we interviewed our Chief Technical Officer, Matthew...

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Travel subscription models: what do online travel sellers need to know? Part I

Posted 19/11/2021 by Matthew Chapman

You are not alone if you have recently noticed several online travel sellers launching variations of a subscription model. But what exactly does a ‘subscription model’ really mean? More...

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Friend or foe: what does the ‘metaverse’ mean for travel?

Posted 04/11/2021 by Matthew Chapman

As the last 18 months have shown, the future of travel is not what it used to be. Now with the arrival of the ‘metaverse’ – a 3D, augmented-reality, version 2.0 of the internet heralded by...

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Could cross-selling leisure be the low-hanging fruit TMCs need right now?

Posted 23/09/2021 by Matthew Chapman

Traditionally TMCs and corporate travel professionals have perhaps been a bit sniffy about the leisure space. Lots of talk about lower margins, cut-throat competition, lack of loyalty and so...

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Is blockchain an expensive journey to nowhere for the travel industry?

Posted 31/08/2021 by Matthew Chapman

When a new invention captures the popular imagination, it can be presented as the answer to virtually any problem. Just look at the internet boom in the late 1990s. Stagnant business model...