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Sabre Earnings, Bookings Boosted By Abacus Acquisition

Sabre Corp.’s total bookings increased 27.9%, to 134.9 million, in the first quarter.

Farelogix, ATPCO Unveil Ancillary Offer Engine

ATPCO and Farelogix have joined forces to develop an Ancillary Offer Engine that will take airlines, travel agencies and GDSs closer to the early vision of IATA’s New Distribution Capability.

Allianz Global Assistance USA Turns to Twitter Chats

The travel insurance company is using the technology “to build community, enhance brand awareness, and engage with opinion leaders in the travel industry,” says Allianz Global Assistance USA spokesperson Sarah Fouts.

New Portal To Help Agencies, Corporations Recover Air Travel Compensation

Refund.me Group, the passenger rights travel technology company, launched Refund.me Business Solutions, a B2B web portal that provides worldwide automatic processing of business air-travel compensation claims. 

Keeping Your Data Safe On Free WiFi: 3Q with iPass’s Gary Griffiths

In this week’s column, Gary Griffiths takes on TMR editor Cheryl Rosen’s three questions about how to protect your private emails when using public WiFi on the road.

ARC Publishes Debit Memo Reason Codes

The project aims to address a longstanding problem with debit memos: Every carrier has its own way of describing the reason a debit memo is issued. Now they will all be speaking the same “debit memo language.”

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Travel advisors should reach and assist travelers during the ‘micro-moments’ of the travel experience, reinforce their value-add to consumers, and refer them to digital tools when appropriate. As the online and offline travel worlds come together, everything has changed while nothing has changed.

Dave Pavelko
Partnerships director for Travel Google Inc.

Daily Top List

Best Travel Books Of All Time

1. On the Road - Jack Kerouac

2. As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning - Laurie Lee

3. Naples '44 - Norman Lewis

4. Coasting - Jonathan Raban

5. Travels with Charley: In Search of America - John Steinbeck


Source: The Independent