Expedia Group Goes Deeper on Job Cuts

October 21, 2020 0

Expedia Group laid off about 12 percent of its global workforce in February, and this week announced internally that “further redundancies” would be taking place within its Travel Partners Group, Skift has learned. Skift obtained […]

AirAsia Group Shuts Down Its Japanese Low-Cost Carrier

October 5, 2020 0

AirAsia Japan has ceased operations, citing flight reductions, cancellations and grounding of aircraft — factors that have “weighed heavily” on the low-cost subsidiary, it announced on Monday (October 5). The airline, part of Malaysia’s low-cost […]

Group think: Arranging affinity trips

September 8, 2020 0

For many travel agents, being able to successfully market and sell to large affinity groups is the sales pinnacle. To just as many, however, selling to large groups might seem unattainable. The idea of finding […]

Apple Leisure Group on the block?

September 6, 2020 0

Executives of two travel-related companies said they have received queries from an investment bank representing Bain Capital Private Equity exploring whether their companies are interested in information regarding a possible acquisition of Apple Leisure Group […]

Apple Leisure Group sold

September 5, 2020 0

Private-equity companies KSL Capital Partners and KKR have agreed to acquire Apple Leisure Group from Bain Capital for an undisclosed price. The acquisition is expected to close in the first quarter of 2017. Apple Leisure […]