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Global travel pricing set to slow down in 2020; flights to rise 1.2%, hotels 1.3%

Global travel pricing set to slow down in 2020; flights to rise 1.2%, hotels 1.3%

Press releases   •   Jul 31, 2019 08:00 GMT

After posting sharp rises in 2019, prices in the global travel industry are likely to slow in 2020, with flights rising a modest 1.2%, hotels rising only 1.3%, and rental car rates up 1%, according to the sixth annual Global Travel Forecast, published today by CWT and GBTA.

Business Travelers Happy with Travel Experience Despite 54% Having Travel Mishaps

Business Travelers Happy with Travel Experience Despite 54% Having Travel Mishaps

Press releases   •   Jul 23, 2019 11:45 GMT

More than half (54%) of business travelers have experienced a mishap while on the road for work in the last year, with 52% reporting they had a delayed flight and 40% a cancelled flight. However, the vast majority (86%) of global travelers are satisfied with their overall business travel experiences.

Seasoned Travelers Most Likely to Book Flights on Mobile Apps

Seasoned Travelers Most Likely to Book Flights on Mobile Apps

Press releases   •   Jul 18, 2019 06:04 GMT

​The most active business travelers are most likely to book flights on their smartphone, according to research conducted by CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform. Travelers who make more than five trips a year are 13% more likely to book on their smartphone, while travelers revisiting a location are 11% more likely to do so.

​CWT Research Reveals 71% of Business Travelers Embrace Innovation

​CWT Research Reveals 71% of Business Travelers Embrace Innovation

Press releases   •   Jul 09, 2019 05:51 GMT

Research by CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, shows that 71% of global business travelers embrace travel innovation. Travelers from the Americas and Asia Pacific are more likely to favor it, with 75% and 71% respectively. Europeans are warier of the changes – 7% of them stating a reluctance to embrace travel innovation versus 5% of Asia Pacific and 3% of Americas travelers.

RoomIt by CWT™ Research Reveals Key Differences in Business Traveler Hotel Preferences by Country

RoomIt by CWT™ Research Reveals Key Differences in Business Traveler Hotel Preferences by Country

Press releases   •   Jun 26, 2019 11:49 GMT

​According to research commissioned by RoomIt by CWT™, the hotel distribution division of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, business travelers want different hotel experiences based on the country they are from.

​CWT’s June 2019 Responsible Business Report caps a successful year

​CWT’s June 2019 Responsible Business Report caps a successful year

Press releases   •   Jun 24, 2019 07:41 GMT

CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has published its June 2019 Annual Responsible Business Report, following another successful year of Corporate Social Responsibility. The company reached its third consecutive annual EcoVadis Gold rating and the United Nations Global Compact Advanced Level rating for its annual Responsible Business Report.

CWT Research Reveals Business Travel Stimulates Creativity and Productivity, Especially Among Millennials

CWT Research Reveals Business Travel Stimulates Creativity and Productivity, Especially Among Millennials

Press releases   •   Jun 11, 2019 05:51 GMT

Research by CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, shows that six in ten travelers feel more creative and productive when traveling for business. Millennial travelers are more likely to say that they are more creative and productive when traveling for business.

RoomIt by CWT™ Appoints Shannon Hyland Senior Vice President of Global Supply

RoomIt by CWT™ Appoints Shannon Hyland Senior Vice President of Global Supply

Press releases   •   Jun 05, 2019 06:04 GMT

RoomIt by CWT™, the global hotel distribution division of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, today announced the appointment of Shannon Hyland as Senior Vice President of Global Supply. In this role, Hyland will provide overall leadership and execution of the supplier strategy and effectiveness, and market management.

CWT Appoints Deanna Seiffert as VP EMEA Demand Marketing

CWT Appoints Deanna Seiffert as VP EMEA Demand Marketing

Press releases   •   Jun 03, 2019 05:45 GMT

CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed Deanna Seiffert as VP EMEA Demand Marketing. In this role, she is responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of CWT’s EMEA marketing strategy.

CWT M&E and Kaplan Higher Education Academy Partner to Create MICE Career Opportunities for Students

CWT M&E and Kaplan Higher Education Academy Partner to Create MICE Career Opportunities for Students

Press releases   •   May 27, 2019 05:40 GMT

CWT M&E, the global meetings and events agency, and Kaplan Higher Education Academy (KHEA), part of Kaplan in Singapore, a leading private education institution, have signed an agreement to enhance employment opportunities for students in the hospitality & MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events) industries.

 CWT M&E chosen As Partner of FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2021

CWT M&E chosen As Partner of FIS Alpine World Ski Championships 2021

Press releases   •   May 22, 2019 08:20 GMT

CWT M&E, the global meetings and events agency, has been selected as the partner for the Alpine World Ski Championships 2021 in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, during which ski champions from 70 countries will be competing over the course of 14 days.

In Human vs. Machine, CWT Study Finds Two-Thirds of Travelers Prefer Machines When Booking Air Travel

In Human vs. Machine, CWT Study Finds Two-Thirds of Travelers Prefer Machines When Booking Air Travel

Press releases   •   May 21, 2019 05:48 GMT

Research by CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, shows that travelers prefer to manage their travel transactions digitally, via an app or browser.

CWT appoints David Zimmer as Head of Channel Evolution

CWT appoints David Zimmer as Head of Channel Evolution

Press releases   •   May 16, 2019 12:02 GMT

CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, today announced the appointment of David Zimmer as Head of Channel Evolution. In this newly created role, he will ensure CWT continues to deliver industry-leading options for the way travelers want to interact with the company.

CWT Energy, Resources & Marine Appoints Robert Pietro as Senior Director, Global Program Management, Americas

CWT Energy, Resources & Marine Appoints Robert Pietro as Senior Director, Global Program Management, Americas

Press releases   •   May 14, 2019 07:01 GMT

​CWT Energy, Resources & Marine, the global leader in providing integrated travel and mobility services to companies in the oil & gas, renewable energies, mining and marine sectors and a unit of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has further strengthened its client management team with the appointment of Robert Pietro as its Senior Director of Global Program Management for the Americas.

CWT M&E Appoints Petrina Goh as Singapore Director

CWT M&E Appoints Petrina Goh as Singapore Director

Press releases   •   May 06, 2019 03:36 GMT

CWT Meetings & Events (CWT M&E) has appointed Petrina Goh as its new Director for Singapore.

CWT Research: Two-Thirds of Travelers Pick Window Over Aisle; 52% Prefer Missed Flight Over Lost Luggage

CWT Research: Two-Thirds of Travelers Pick Window Over Aisle; 52% Prefer Missed Flight Over Lost Luggage

Press releases   •   Apr 30, 2019 05:51 GMT

Research by CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, shows that two-thirds of business travelers prefer window seats over aisle seats. That rises to 71% in Asia Pacific, and falls to 59% in the Americas, with the Europeans in the middle at 65% window over aisle.

RoomIt by CWT Appoints Geoffrey Waldmiller VP of Revenue Optimization

RoomIt by CWT Appoints Geoffrey Waldmiller VP of Revenue Optimization

Press releases   •   Apr 24, 2019 12:01 GMT

​RoomIt by CWT, the hotel distribution division of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed Geoffrey Waldmiller as Vice President of Revenue Optimization.

CWT Appoints David Holmes VP of Payments

CWT Appoints David Holmes VP of Payments

Press releases   •   Apr 18, 2019 07:34 GMT

CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed David Holmes as VP of Payments.

CWT Secures Cyber Essentials Certification

CWT Secures Cyber Essentials Certification

Press releases   •   Apr 17, 2019 07:21 GMT

CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has secured a UK Cyber Essentials certification. This UK Government-backed scheme is designed to protect organizations and their data against a wide range of cyberattacks.