Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Planners Tackle Plane Travel for the Sake of Greener Events

Skift     •     October 17, 2019, 4:30 am
A Delta aircraft flies over Florida. When it comes to addressing sustainablility, event planners can make the biggest impact by finding greener transportation solutions. Eric Salard / FlickrSkift…

Delta Air Lines Sells a New Subscription That Indirectly Includes Overhead Bin Access

Skift     •     October 16, 2019, 11:45 pm
Delta Air Lines is selling a new subscription that gives customers access to Group 1 boarding. Pictured is the economy cabin on the airline's A321 aircraft. Delta Air LInesSkift Take: This priority…

Detailed Voice Guidance Comes to Google Maps

Google Maps     •     October 10, 2019, 3:59 pm
72572 views   472 likes   3 dislikes   Channel: Google Maps   In honor of World Sight Day, Google Maps is introducing detailed voice guidance built from the ground up by, and for, people with…
Skift     •     October 16, 2019, 9:30 pm
Line Travel app. The Japanese online travel player aims to differentiate itself by offering loyalty points rewards. Line Travel JapanSkift Take: Line Travel Japan’s new rewards initiative is a neat,…

European Vacation Rental Business Awaze Targets More Acquisitions

Skift     •     October 17, 2019, 6:00 am
Landal De Vlinderhoeve in the Netherlands. Parent company Awaze is looking to grow. Landal GreenParksSkift Take: The vacation rental sector is still pretty fragmented with plenty of single…

Ctrip’s Bigger Hand in MakeMyTrip May Speed it Toward Break-Even

Skift     •     October 16, 2019, 11:00 am
Goa: Lots of rooms available as a result of Cox and Kings' struggles, “an opportunity” for MakeMyTrip. Gniliep, FlickrSkift Take: India’s largest online travel agency may beat analysts’ expectations…