Travel sites push for easier air fare comparison, airlines oppose move

Travel sites push for easier air fare comparison, airlines oppose move A push for federal regulations aimed at making comparison shopping easier for travelers could require airlines to share data on fares and fees with online travel agencies like Expedia, Orbitz and Travelocity. Source: Hotel Marketing Travel sites push for easier air fare comparison, airlines oppose move

DACH travel industry hit hardest by customer hesitation online

DACH travel industry hit hardest by customer hesitation online Customers across Europe are now more hesitant to commit to an online booking than this time last year, as shown by soaring website abandonment rates in the travel industry, with hotels (97.7%) from Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH), the hardest hit. Source: Hotel Marketing DACH travel industry hit hardest by customer hesitation online