Industry Needs Smart Evidence-Based Plan Now
Canadian and US politicians and travel and tourism industry leaders gathered for a virtual panel discussion on the re-opening of the border between the two countries.
The message from representatives on both sides of the border couldn't have been more direct -- the Canadian and US... more ›
Restaurants Canada Calls On Government For Survival Support Package
The federal government needs to maintain its current levels of support for foodservice businesses still operating under ongoing COVID-19 restrictions.
That’s the message from restaurant customers, industry professionals and suppliers who are working together as part of a Restaurant... more ›
Travel South USA (TSUSA) has named Reach Global Marketing Ltd. as its new agency of record.
Canada is the top market for drive and fly-drive travel to the South, and Reach Global will be representing TSUSA partner states and elevating Travel South USA's Canadian presence through public... more ›
Swoop will add three new U.S. destinations to its network with non-stop flights to San Diego (SAN), St. Pete-Clearwater (PIE) and Orlando Sanford (SFB) beginning this winter.
Bert van der Stege, Swoop’s head of commercial & finance, said: “Swoop is celebrating three years of bringing... more ›
Award Recipient Will Receive A Luxury All-inclusive Vacation In Jamaica
There is still time to get your nomination in for the Edith Baxter Memorial Award, an all-new award program that celebrates outstanding Canadians who use their influence to elevate Destination Jamaica.
This year’s inaugural prize winner will receive a five-night Luxury Included®... more ›
Avery Campbell Joins Association’s Advocacy Team
Heather Craig-Peddie, ACTA’s Vice President of Advocacy and Member Relations will be retiring on July 16, 2021.
Craig-Peddie has advocated on behalf of Canadian travel agencies and travel agents for more than 22 years and has made a tremendous contribution to ACTA and the Canadian travel... more ›
The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) is gearing up for its inaugural Virtual Product Showcase for Canadian travel advisors.
Set for July 20 from 1 pm to 3 pm ET, the event will provide advisors with the opportunity to get timely destination updates, connect with travel suppliers and enjoy some... more ›
Air Transat unveiled its 2021-22 winter flight program, which begins Nov. 1 and features service to nearly 50 destinations throughout the Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America, the United States and Europe.
Miami and Fort Myers will be two new destinations that Air Transat will... more ›
Effective July 1, 2021, Discover the World will take over responsibility for sales and marketing across Canada following the retirement of Les Kovacs as Sales Manager Canada for Singapore Airlines,
Discover the World has provided sales representation to Singapore Airlines in Mexico for over... more ›
Canadians Urged To Discover Their Own Backyard
Those with a stake in this country's tourist trade are keeping their fingers crossed that pleas from the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) for Canadians to vacation in this country when they're again ready to hit the road won't fall on deaf ears, reports Ian Stalker in the latest... more ›