The rollout of 5G mobile services across the United States has raised concern in the aviation and travel industry that the signals could interfere with sensitive aircraft instruments. A “What you need to know” report from BCD Travel Research & Innovation considers the issues surrounding 5G deployment in the U.S. and its potential interference with airport communication tools.
Keeping travelers safe is a 24/7 job but you don’t have to do it alone. Watch the recording of our December 2021 online event to learn how BCD Alert can help keep your travelers safe and informed. Anytime. Anywhere.
There has never been a more critical time for our industry to act on sustainability than right now. The planet, our environment and all of humanity are demanding action, and it’s on all of us in the travel industry to deliver.
Coming out of a sustained period with little or no travel, companies are now closely reviewing the value of sending employees on business trips. Measuring total trip cost can help employers make informed decisions and better define their business travel strategies. This past fall, BCD Travel’s Research & Innovation team asked 106 buyers if they tracked total trip cost (TTC) in business travel. More than half said they don’t currently track TTC but would like to do so in the future.
China’s travel volume for Spring Festival and the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing won’t match previous years’ numbers, but people will still travel, predicted Jonathan Kao, Managing Director, Greater China for BCD Travel.
It’s time to take back travel! This winter, rebook your cancelled trips or plan anew, dust off your luggage and get packing! Whether traveling for business or leisure, to the turquoise beaches of Miami or the snowy Rocky Mountains, have complete confidence at our Accor hotels.
Fraud is one thing the pandemic didn’t shut down. Information security expert Frank Schuchard reminds travel teams and travelers to stay on top of protecting their data as travel resumes. Check out this Q&A for what Schuchard says travel teams and travelers need to know about fraud.
FairFly is easy to use and can track 99% of all global flight prices. Its sophisticated technology outperforms other providers to find savings on any route.
Rocketrip saves companies money on business travel. The platform produces custom trip budgets for employees and motivates them to spend less by letting them keep half of what they save.
The emergence of the COVID-19 omicron variant has prompted countries around the world to implement or reimpose travel restrictions. A new report from BCD Travel Research & Innovation provides a snapshot of some of the recent changes in Europe and North America.
The International SOS Group of Companies is in the business of saving lives and protecting global workforces from health and security threats. Wherever you are, International SOS delivers customized health and security risk management and wellbeing solutions to fuel growth and productivity.
Svenja Ullrich’s nearly 30 years in business travel taught her one sure thing about hotels: “Above all, business travelers just want to focus on their visit.” Ullrich, a senior manager for BCD Travel’s hotel programs in EMEA, offers insights into what business travelers really care about when they’re booking hotels.