Virtuoso Reveals The Future Of Family Travel
Good-bye Millennials, Hello Generation Z – the new destination disruptors.
That's the message in Virtuoso's newly released 2017 Luxe Report which tracks what's trending in family travel this summer vacation.
The survey of its global advisors not only looked at some of the leading... more ›
Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has launched a Go Canada contest exclusively for travel agents.
When agents book land-only or air-inclusive packages to Canada they will automatically be entered to win round-trip Business class air tickets to anywhere in the world.
Contest ends Dec. 31, 2017 and... more ›
For over 20 years, Anderson Vacations has been offering Canadian packages, FIT, Custom holidays and more and its new escorted tour brochure features programs to every province and territory.
Heidi Wesling, travel trade consultant, Tourism Saskatchewan, observed:
“As the country celebrates... more ›
Flight Centre Takes An Interest In BIBAM
Flight Centre Travel Group has acquired a 24.1% interest in the Argentinian travel company BIBAM (Biblos America), which owns and operates Biblos and the fast growing e-commerce player Avantrip.
According to Dean Smith, FLT's president in the Americas, the company's investment in Bibam will... more ›
Transat Creates New Distribution Unit
Transat is creating a new distribution unit that will be led by Joseph Adamo, who takes on the role of vice-president and chief distribution officer for Transat Tours Canada (TTC).
The new distribution unit groups the company's commercialization and Customer Care Centre... more ›
Operators' 2017-2018 Set To Launch Soon
At the end of April, WestJet Vacations is set to release its 2017-2018 brochure and they're real excited about what they've got lined up for agents to sell.
In fact, they're so excited they sent Press Today a sneak peek at the cover and, naturally, we thought it would be nice to share it... more ›
GBTA Looks At Home-Sharing And Travel Policies
Home-sharing properties are allowed in one out of every six travel polices (17%), according to a new study released recently by the GBTA Foundation.
However, more than double the number of business travellers are under the same impression (37%), meaning many travellers are booking and staying... more ›
In an exclusive story in this week's digital edition of Canadian Travel Press, executive editor, Bob Mowat reports that a San Francisco-based start-up called FlyEx has rolled out a personalized, on-demand, peer-to-peer travel booking and messaging platform (called Travel Chat) at SXSW (South By... more ›
Air Canada Vacations (ACV) has launched ACV TV, a dedicated YouTube channel for the travel trade.
Utilizing the video sharing site as another medium to stay connected with its partners, agents will be able to view personalized messages from ACV’s senior management team and stay informed... more ›
Air Canada Vacations is taking off to Europe with the release of its new Europe brochure.
The 160 page collection focuses on 10 destinations - Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Greece, Central Europe, England, Scotland, Ireland and Iceland - segmented into categories that include: Urban... more ›