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 ›
Canadian Advisors Can Nominate A Deserving Canadian Couple
Over its history, Sandals Resorts has been all about love and romance. So, it’s not surprising that its launching an initiative to celebrate all those newlyweds that didn’t get their dream honeymoon during the pandemic.
In fact, Sandals is giving couples a second chance with 30 days of... 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 ›
Cruise CEO set sail this week, positioning itself as a cruise-centric host agency that is the only Virtuoso cruise-focused host agency in North America.
The new business and brand features a leadership team – with close to 90 years of experience -- that includes Morris Chia, Zeina Gedeon... more ›
Air Canada is gearing up for the summer of 2021, with three new domestic Canada routes, service to 50 Canadian airports, the re-establishment of select regional routes, and wide-body aircraft featuring Air Canada Signature Class and Premium Economy Class on select transcontinental... more ›
As COVID-19 restrictions begin to lift across Canada, TL Network is going live with its Owners and Managers Mixers beginning in Winnipeg on Aug. 31.
During the pandemic, TL Network has hosted virtual mixers, allowing owners and managers to meet with key suppliers, but now it’s relaunching... more ›
Ocean Hotels – which operates Sea Breeze Beach House, South Beach Hotel and, the soon to open, all-inclusive O2 Beach Club & Spa in Barbados – has launched a new rewards program for travel agents; along with chances to win trips and cash.
The new program awards agents 2 points for... more ›
TravelBrands is now offering full refunds on vacation packages without relying on external assistance; it also said that it will be protecting agent commission.
Frank DeMarinis, president & CEO, TravelBrands, observed that: “Trust is paramount in any industry, especially the travel... more ›
Reasons Why More People Will Use Travel Advisors After The Pandemic
In the early days of travel restrictions and cancellations, many predicted that there would be an uptick in travellers using the services of a trusted professional post-pandemic after book-it-yourselfers were left scrambling on hold for hours on end with no one in their corner.
On the... more ›