Commercial & RoomIt Leadership Team Appointments
Minneapolis, 21 September, 2020: CWT, the Business-to-Business-for-Employees (B2B4E) travel management platform, today announces the strategic aims and leadership team for its newly created Commercial & RoomIt business unit.
CWT Solutions Group creates new responsible travel consulting framework to help companies build more balanced travel programs
Minneapolis, 16 September 2020: CWT Solutions Group, the consulting arm of CWT , the B2B4E travel management platform, has created a new responsible travel consulting framework to help companies look beyond compliance and cost management, and build more balanced travel programs that also align with other important objectives.
CWT Solutions Group Expands Successful Outsourcing Offer
CWT Solutions Group, the consulting arm of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, is expanding its travel services outsourcing offering, following the positive reception from its first 26 clients across a variety of industries.
Average Ticket Price for Air Bookings Expected to Fall 4% by April: CWT Solutions Group
CWT Solutions Group, the consulting arm of CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, forecasts global average ticket prices (ATP) for air bookings will drop to around US$673 by April, down just over 4% from February levels, as published fares correct from the sharp increase seen in the first two months of the year.
CWT Solutions Group adds Predictive Analytics capabilities, revealing new savings opportunities
CWT Solutions Group, CWT’s consulting division, has built an advanced data model that sifts through large historic travel data sets, as well as public data on commodity prices, macro-economic indicators, weather, and holidays. Those data are analyzed to identify patterns and correlations, generating robust predictions for a company’s future spend.
CWT Research: Four in Ten Business Travelers Use Company Cards for Personal Purchases
According to research commissioned by CWT, the global travel management company, four in ten business travelers admit to using corporate cards for personal purchases – 46% of American and European travelers, and 38% of travelers in Asia Pacific.
Sydney Domestic Airfares to Most Capital Cities Up More Than 5%, Hotel Rates Also Climb: CWT/CAPA Report
Airfares on several key routes from Sydney continue their relatively steep rise as the fare wars seen a few years ago subside into the background and the major airlines focus on profitability. Meanwhile, hotel occupancy in the city remains well over 80%, resulting in an increase in average daily rates (ADRs) and last room availability (LRA) rates.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel Launches CWT Travel Consolidator, Providing Full Visibility on Travel Spend
Carlson Wagonlit Travel, the global travel management company, has launched CWT Travel Consolidator, an analytics tool that captures every part of an organization’s travel and expense spend, helping travel managers make the right decisions, and saving clients money.
Buoyant Global Economy Means Higher Hotel and Air Prices in 2019
Travel prices are expected to rise sharply in 2019, with hotels going up 3.7%, and flights 2.6%, driven by a growing global economy and rising oil prices, according to the fifth annual Global Travel Forecast, published today by GBTA and CWT with the support of the Carlson Family Foundation.
Perth International Airfares Continue to Rise, While Hotel Occupancy and Rates Fall: CWT/CAPA Report
Airfares on key business routes from Perth have been increasing. Meanwhile, hotel occupancy and average daily rates (ADRs) in the Australian city continue to fall. These findings are published in the latest Business Travel Pulse report produced by CWT Solutions Group and CAPA – Centre for Aviation.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel Research: Business travelers feel 50% safer at airports than at train or subway stations
Global business travelers feel more nervous at train or subway stations than at airports, according to research commissioned by Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), the global travel management company.
CWT / Travelport Research: Premium Economy a Hot Ticket for Singapore Business Travelers
Research conducted by Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) and Travelport shows that premium economy is the fastest growing cabin segment for business travelers in Singapore. Interestingly, the steady increase in premium economy bookings between 2015-2017 seems to have resulted mostly from travelers moving up from economy class, rather than down from business class.