Egencia: When it comes to bleisure trips, your boss’ opinion matters

One in five global business travellers skip leisure additions to business trips due to employer perception Egencia, a leading global travel management company, has announced findings from the Egencia 2018 Bleisure Trends study, uncovering the trends, behaviors and motivators behind bleisure … Continue reading

InterContinental Toronto Centre relaunches Club InterContinental

Newly renovated guest rooms and lounge offer a sophisticated hotel within a hotel Press release The InterContinental Toronto Centre has launched the newly renovated Club InterContinental. As the only hotel in Toronto attached to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the InterContinental Toronto … Continue reading

Egencia announces Top 100 Preferred Corporate Hotels

Annual awards program recognizes top-performing hotels from around the world Egencia, a leading global travel management company, has announced this year’s winners of its Top 100 Preferred Corporate Hotel awards program. With more than 300,000 hotels available in the Egencia … Continue reading

Business travellers are still going rogue with hotel bookings

The fourth edition Egencia Business Travel and Technology Survey reveals what leads business travellers astray A recent study* by Egencia, the business travel arm of the Expedia group, found that despite the wide use of travel policies worldwide, “rogue booking”, … Continue reading

Business travellers expect to manage travel on all devices

The fourth edition Egencia Business Travel and Technology Survey additionally finds nearly half of global business travellers want perks such as in-flight Wi-Fi to stay productive Egencia, the business travel arm of the Expedia group, has announced results from its fourth edition Egencia … Continue reading

Corporate travel buyers double down on safety and security

Amidst a challenging aviation security environment and the continued threat of terrorism globally—and as new proposed policies and regulations to address these concerns start to take shape—business travellers and travel managers are growing increasingly worried about travel safety, according to … Continue reading

Many business travellers staying at home-sharing properties unsupported by travel policy

Home-sharing properties are allowed in one out of every six travel polices (17 per cent), according to a new study released by the GBTA Foundation, the research and education arm of the Global Business Travel Association. However, more than double … Continue reading

GBTA asks for delay in United States’ knife policy on board aircraft

The following statement can be attributed to Michael W. McCormick, GBTA executive director and COO, on the U.S. Transportation Security Administration’s decision to allow knives on board aircraft. “The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) urges the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) … Continue reading

CWT launches new hotel review site for business travellers

CWT launches CWT Hotel Intel, an innovative travel review site that allows business travelers to share hotel ratings and reviews within a secure, company-specific site. Part of CWT’s comprehensive hotel offering called CWT Hotel 360, CWT Hotel Intel not only … Continue reading