Brexit

Brexit extension provides summer certainty, says ABTA

Travel organisation updates advice following Brexit extension The new Brexit extension provides consumers with certainty over their travel arrangements for summer 2019, ABTA has asserted. The industry organisation said that the announcement that Brexit would…

Spotlight on: If Only

Sam Ballard chats to Andy Freeth and Gordon McCreadie from the trade-only luxury operator that has doubled its number of guests in one year How do you define luxury? It is actually an incredibly personal…

ABTA launches plastics guidance

Association launches resource for travel companies ABTA has launched new guidance around the use of plastics, helping companies tackle their use of plastics and "develop, plan and monitor their approach to plastic and waste". The…

Ibis reveals new look and Spotify deal

Hotel brand is to get new design and announces partnership with Sony and Spotify at Paris event Ibis, AccorHotel's economy hotel brand, is to receive a full makeover and will host music concerts in partnership…

Trafalgar to take agents to South Africa on…

Escorted tour operator Trafalgar gives agents chance to win once-in-a-lifetime trip Trafalgar, the escorted tour specialist, has revealed that South Africa is the destination for its annual agent incentive trip, Acclaim. Two spaces will be…

Jet2holidays pays out £70m in commission

Tour operator reveals new agent initiative at conference Jet2holidays paid out £70 million in travel agent commission in the last year alone, the company has revealed. The total commission was paid out on 824,208 holidays.…