GainingEdge expands reach into Latin America

GainingEdge CEO Gary Grimmer announced that the meetings industry consulting company has appointed a new team member, Graziela Padoin, who is based in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

New ad campaign puts Spirit in the firing line

Spirit Airlines has been criticized for launching a campaign warning consumers of the recently imposed Department of Transportation (DOT) rule requiring the display of total fares, including mandator...

LAX plans food, dining upgrade with Westfield

As part of the airport’s billion dollar upgrade, Westfield Concession Management (Westfield) has been recruited to manage retail and food at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Concordia passengers sue Costa

Although passengers were offered 11,000 euros in compensation, six passengers who were on board the Costa Concordia the day it hit rocks off the coast of Tuscany have filed a US$460 million lawsuit...

Google unveils Hotel Finder

Google has launched a new tool for travelers looking to explore their hotel and attraction choices before takeoff.

Fyfe to step down as Air NZ CEO

Air New Zealand has announced it will have a new head in 2013 as current chief executive Rob Fyfe plans his final year with the airline.

New services, more passengers for LAX

New international services and the strengthening Californian economy hoisted the number of travellers passing through Los Angeles International Airport up by 4.7 percent in 2011 compared to the previ...

Bucket-list a ‘double-edged sword’ for New Zealand

As a destination, New Zealand isn’t content with just being on your ‘bucket list’ – it wants you to go there now, says Tourism New Zealand General Manager Western Long Haul Markets, Gregg Anderson....