Travel Industry Wire - Sales and Marketing News Sales and Marketing Travel Industry News EN Travel Industry Wire - Sales and Marketing News Webinar: Key Mistakes Made in Brand Story-Telling, and How to Get It Right! Join us at this complimentary webinar, Thursday April 2nd, 2pm EDT. Expert speakers from Marriott International, Travelocity and Gonzo Marketing - discuss the secrets to successful brand story-telling and how to gain competitive edge. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:26:39 EST On Site Malta Joins Euromic, Association Grows to 40 Members euromic, the leading international consortium of companies specializing in MICE travel and destination management, recently announced that On Site Malta has joined the association as a new member destination management company (DMC) in Malta. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 08:43:38 EST Argentina Travel Partners (ATP DMC) Joins Euromic Lineup of Destination Management Companies euromic, the leading international consortium of companies specializing in MICE travel and destination management, recently announced that Argentina Travel Partners (ATP DMC) has joined the association as a new member destination management company (DMC) in Argentina. Wed, 11 Mar 2015 08:44:25 EST Semantic Search and Its Impact on the Future of the Hospitality and Travel Industry - By Alan E. Young Searching, searching and more searching. This endless search seems to be the norm these days when looking for a hotel or flight. Fri, 6 Mar 2015 10:08:19 EST Groople Selects Destin®, the Concierge Solution from E-destinACCESS, to Expand Its Footprint in the Travel Industry The recent partnership will provide Groople customers another valuable opportunity to purchase services utilizing e-destinACCESS’ interface destin®, while coordinating hotel rooms for groups. The partnership will allow Groople to provide the services of e-destinACCESS as a standalone service or throughout the group booking path. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:29:06 EST U.S. Customer Loyalty Program Memberships Top 3 Billion for First Time Specialty Store Loyalty Memberships Surpass Airline Frequent Flyers, Ranking Second Only to Credit Card Programs in Total Members Mon, 16 Feb 2015 11:41:44 EST Travel Agents Viable Travel Alternative To OTA Giants Pro Travel Network offers destin®, and their Travel Agent Concierge Solution from e-destinACCESS to their network of Travel Agents so they can grow their businesses Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:11:32 EST Top 10 Productivity Problems Marketing Teams Face and How to Solve Them - Free 46 Page EBook Does your team have enough time in the day? Is productivity difficult to define? Download this eBook to learn how to be more efficient as a team. Mon, 2 Feb 2015 16:56:01 EST Puzzle Partner Welcomes New Clients LeisureLink and FindMyCarrots Two Top Innovators in Travel Technology Partner with Puzzle Partner to Maximize Growth and Industry Awareness Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:57:15 EST Growth in Membership Announced at Euromic's 2015 Annual General Meeting in Amsterdam euromic recently began 2015 with its Annual General Meeting, held January 16-19 in Amsterdam, Netherlands where new association member destination management companies (DMCs) were inducted; Pacto Ltd. in Indonesia, Talas-M in Montenegro, Talas-S in Serbia, DT in Slovenia and Walthers in South Africa. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:48:29 EST Mobile Users Ignore Spammy Travel Ads, Engagement Increases with Relevancy and Trust Resistance to spam and irrelevant messages are two reasons why mobile consumers fail to engage with mobile travel ads, according to a new study carried out by mobile research firm On Device on behalf of mobile marketing company MobPartner. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:54:54 EST New Certification Institute First to Legitimize 'Healthy Travel Destinations' Six Iconic U.S. Hotels/Resorts Sign On as Founding Members of IHDA - Institute’s Website to Serve as Portal for Health-Conscious Travelers Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:59:42 EST Las Vegas Unveils New Advertising Campaigns Aimed at Attracting More Meetings and Corporate Events The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) today unveiled two new advertising campaigns reinforcing why Las Vegas is the world’s premier venue for hosting successful, memorable and cost-effective meetings and events. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 07:19:10 EST Millennials As Brand Advocates - New Research Study Results What You Need to Know to Engage the Most Important Consumer Generation. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 07:41:05 EST Dark Days: How Malaysia Airlines Managed an 'unprecedented' Crisis in a Digital World As the scale of the crisis surrounding the missing aircraft hit home, Malaysia Airlines had two choices: to go out of business or find a way to keep moving. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 07:06:59 EST Marriott Targets LGBT Travelers - USATODAY Marriott International is going after the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community with a new social media and marketing campaign that launches today, joining a number of major hotel chains aggressively trying to lure the lucrative clientele. Mon, 2 Jun 2014 10:45:55 EST Dubai Debuts New Destination Brand Ahead of a new global marketing campaign launching later this year, Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing has debuted a new brand for the destination. The new logo, launched last week at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), features the word 'Dubai' written in both the Arabian and Roman alphabets, reflecting the city's rich multiculturalism. Wed, 14 May 2014 11:20:29 EST European Travel Commission Promoting Europe at WTM Brazil The European Travel Commission (ETC) exhibited at World Travel Market (WTM) Latin America in Sao Paulo (Brazil) from 23rd till 25th April 2014. ETC and the National Tourism Organisations of Flanders (Belgium), Ireland, Italy and Spain together with partner organisations ETOA and Eurail exhibited at a common stand under the VisitEurope brand. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:25:13 EST