Business Travel Resources
Welcome to our business travel management resources page! Here, you'll find a variety of tools and information to help you plan and manage your company's business travel. Whether you're looking for ways to reduce costs, streamline your booking process, or ensure the safety and comfort of your employees on the road, you'll find valuable resources and tips on this page.
These reports present a roundup of what’s been happening to airlines in the world over the last month as travel restrictions begin to ease.
Report: TRM travel buyer survey results
Insight into travel buyers’ experience creating and managing TRM programs and how ISO 31030 can help with duty of care.
BCD Travel Market Report: Q1
The first edition of the Travel Market Report. Read the latest developments and trends including hotel average daily rates, airline average ticket prices and the return of travel in China.
Air travel – A sustainable future
In this new paper, we lay out the foundations for the future, explore aviation’s path to sustainable air travel and consider what this could mean for travel programs and business travelers.
End-to-end solution lowers travel costs
A leading multinational consulting firm had a particular set of challenges in Belgium. Their complex booking and expense process was driving up invoice errors and travel costs. The cumbersome process required manual approvals and administration through an on-site agency setup...
Safran secures traveler safety with automated trip approval solution
Learn how BCD implemented Trip Authorization, enabling Safran to easily adapt their approval process to constantly changing risks and comply with duty of care.
The big idea: Travel and The Law of Attraction
What’s in store for the future of business travel? How can the industry remain relevant and convey its value and purpose to those inside and outside of the industry?
Travel costs – outlook and market update
Why is now not the right time to try and predict airfares and hotel rates for 2023? And what is the general outlook for inflation in key markets next year? Find out in this new report, Travel Costs – Outlook and Market Update
Traveler survey: Travel Risk Management
With this survey we aimed to explore the topic of Travel Risk Management (TRM) by looking at the traveler experience as well as a variety of measures that may improve the health, safety and security of business travelers.
Report: The metaverse and travel
While it may still be some time before the metaverse becomes mainstream and the real benefits are realized, travel companies are already beginning to engage with it. Find out what you need to know about the metaverse and how it could impact travel.
Holcim optimizes their travelers’ experience with Cytric and TripSource® hotel content
Read how BCD implemented Cytric, integrated with TripSource hotel content, enabling Holcim to solve functional issues with their online booking tool, which caused travelers to book hotels outside of the travel program.
Research Snapshot: Wellbeing trends – Travel buyers speak
In the upcoming years, most travel buyers expect the importance of traveler wellbeing to increase.
Research Snapshot: Wellbeing support – Travel buyers speak
Travel buyers offer various policies that improve traveler wellbeing but not always these options coincide with what travelers are looking for.
Research Snapshot: Wellbeing solutions – Travel buyers speak
There are many opportunities for travel buyers when it comes to offering travelers wellbeing tools and partnering with wellbeing suppliers.
Research Snapshot: Wellbeing policies – Travel buyers vs. Travelers
There is a gap between the travel policies for wellbeing offered by employers and those demanded by business travelers.