In a message to the industry, the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) says that it recognizes the difficulty that many registrants have faced resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic; observing that the prolonged industry downturn has led to great financial strain and uncertainty, forcing... more ›
Beth Fleeton has joined CAA Niagara as its Associate Director of Travel Sales & Experience.
In a social media post, Fleeton wrote: “I can't wait to dive in and help in the recovery efforts we have all been dealing with during the pandemic, in particular my beloved travel... more ›
TTI Travel has bought MeritBiz from H.I.S Merit Travel Group.
MeritBiz is the corporate travel management division of H.I.S-Merit Travel Group and the purchase was jointly announced by Rocky Racco, CEO of TTI Travel and Frank DeMarinis, CEO of H.I.S-Merit Travel Group and H.I.S-Red Label... more ›
With the Christmas shopping season well underway, Sunwing has launched its new Sunwing Gift Cards.
Available now, the digital gift cards can be purchased online at www.sunwing.ca with amounts ranging from $50 to $2,500, and can be easily redeemed online, with customers’ travel agents or... more ›
TravelBrands Encore Cruises is in the holiday spirit with the launch of Encore’s Favourite Things: 12 Days of Giveaways -- a fun way for travel agents to earn more on cruise bookings. The campaign runs from Dec. 6 to Dec. 21, 2021.
Nathalie Tanious, COO, TravelBrands, said: “We love this... more ›
Collette is offering travellers a chance to save $250 on travel to Ireland. Now, that’s what you have to call the luck of the Irish.
Travellers can book 2022 travel between 12/6/2021 – 12/10/2021 for travel 1/1/22-12/31/22.
Offer code IRELAND250 must be used at time of booking for... more ›
Swiss Event Brings Good News For Canadian Travel Trade
Seems only fitting that Pascal Prinz had the chance to announce that Switzerland had changed its entry rules -- and made it easier for Canadians to visit -- during an in-person event in Toronto late last week.
Prinz, director of Switzerland Tourism in Canada, welcomed a small group of travel... more ›
Top performers get a sneak peek of Breathless Cancun Soul
Travel advisors on location for the Amazing Agent Celebration by AMResorts and AMR Collection were invited to attend a festive launch event for Breathless Cancun Soul Resort & Spa, which officially opens on Dec. 7.
The elaborate affair on Dec. 2 featured a ribbon cutting ceremony,... more ›
TPI said 'thank you' in a fun way at a Partner Appreciation Event held at BATLX in Toronto last night.
The unique venue provided TPI's industry partners an opportunity to 'duel in friendly combat' and let out their frustrations of the past year and half by throwing axes at the... more ›
TuGo has announced that it has made further enhancements to its Traveller product to address COVID-19-specific concerns.
Brad Dance, Chief Customer Officer and THIA Past President, explained that: “TuGo has continued to listen to our customers and evolve our product offering to support... more ›