Editor’ Note: Human trafficking is one of the fastest-growing criminal activities in the world. Unfortunately, the transportation industry often is unwittingly used by human traffickers. The U.S. Department of Transportation, under the direction of Secretary Ray LaHood, is fighting back against the use of our transportation infrastructure in this modern-day slavery. In addition to many of the DOT initiatives Mr. LaHood discusses in his guest blog, he also joined with Sabre Holdings in launching the Passport to Freedom initiative earlier this year.
Putting an end to human trafficking
December 13, 2017
Airline pricing is often treated as a reactive afterthought; however, setting a price for a product is one of the most important decisions an airline can make. Too often, airlines adopt the “me too” approach to...
October 20, 2017
Time spent in transit is one of the biggest challenges for North American business travelers. From the hours on a plane or train to the time lost during a layover, to the frustration of changing a...
October 6, 2017
Innovation in an ever-changing travel industry, and addressing the needs of airline, agency and consumer
Emerging technology and digital innovation in the travel industry were front and center in Dallas this week, as executives gathered for the 10th annual “The Beat Live” conference, featuring travel industry executives representing airlines, hotels and...
September 26, 2017
Today’s travel consultants understand that the key to creating a frictionless business travel experience is leveraging individual preferences across every aspect of the journey, from airfare to car bookings, special amenities and equipment. Personalizing the car...
August 31, 2017
Innovation at Sabre is an iterative process that is informed by customer feedback. A current example of Sabre’s collaborative approach to developing new solutions comes from the Sabre Studios team. Studios is developing a white label,...
May 24, 2016
Discover trends among affluent customers and emerging global travel markets, and why analytics is necessary to capture and connect with these customers.
April 19, 2016
An inside look at the top three technology trends that travel providers need to address in the next two to three years.
February 9, 2016
A new demographic of traveler has meant change for corporate travel managers handling business travel.