Four into three will go

In the first few weeks on 2007 there has been much conjecture in the National and Travel Press on “consolidation” within the four major travel groups. Will it happen? My opinion is that it will and that it will ultimately benefit the entire travel industry. For some years now I, along with a number of…

Agency – or Principal?

Throughout World Travel Market the talk of the town has been tour operators’ liability after the regrettable “Corfu Tragedy”.  Some of the main travel consortia and large agencies have indicated that from January they will require UK bed banks to supply overseas holiday accommodation as a principal and not an agent or broker for an…