Monthly Archives: December 2014

Santa Claus Visits St. Jude Children's Hospital for Expedia, Spreads Holiday

Santa Claus Visits St. Jude Children's Hospital for Expedia, Spreads Holiday
Everybody knows that Santa Claus travels by reindeer, usually at the speed of sound, carrying an enormous bag of goodies in the trunk. Sometimes, well, sometimes he goes coach. The Huffington Post's Suzy Strutner spotted a video that will soften the …
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An Expedia for freight?
An Israeli start-up is trying to modernize the antiquated world of freight logistics with tools inspired by Internet travel sites, such as instant quotes and automated bookings. But the company's innovations face enormous inertia within the industry.
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Stock of the Week: Expedia Inc (EXPE)

Stock of the Week: Expedia Inc (EXPE)
Expedia is expected to earn $ 3.57 in 2014 with further gains to $ 4.16 in 2015. Susquehanna analyst Brian Nowak has a price target of $ 97 on EXPE. With international growth being fueled by their investment in Chinese travel site eLong, and Expedia …
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Wanderlust: Meet AirAsia Expedia's CEO Kathleen Tan who enjoys a house
Kathleen Tan CEO, AirAsia Expedia Far-out destination: Bhutan delivers on its happiness hype through the purity of its people, the simplicity of their living, and the abundance of its unspoilt nature. Indian Surprise: Kerala – The backwaters of …
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Lastest Expedia News

Expedia Media Solutions Announces 2014 Latin America and North America
LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Expedia┬« Media Solutions, the advertising sales division of Expedia, Inc., announced the recipients of its 2014 Latin America and North America Partner Awards at the Expedia Inc. annual partner conference. The Partner …
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Expedia's Hong Kong bookings skyrocketed 658% in 2014
Accommodation is always an important travel consideration and Hong Kongers surveyed feel that when it comes to choosing a hotel location is the most significant factor (80%), followed by price (72%), free Wi-Fi (65%) and bathroom hygiene (42%).
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Santa Ditches the Sleigh and Flies Coach in Expedia's Heartwarming Christmas

Santa Ditches the Sleigh and Flies Coach in Expedia's Heartwarming Christmas
Santa Claus ditches it entirely in Expedia's touching Christmas campaign from 180LA, choosing instead to fly coach around the world and ending up at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., where he delivers presents to some very …
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Expedia Sends Santa Around The World&&In Coach!&&To Benefit Sick Kids

Expedia Sends Santa Around The World&&In Coach!&&To Benefit Sick Kids
Expedia has been a long-standing partner of St Jude's Children Research Hospital, and over the years Expedia has donated money and resources to the organization, says Vic Walia, Expedia's senior director of brand marketing. In 2012, Expedia expanded …
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TripAdvisor Is Suffering a Revolt from Expedia and Priceline
Since then TripAdvisor has evolved into an online travel heavyweight in its own right, now valued at $ 11 billion. That valuation puts the company nearly on par with the Expedia, valuation-wise (EXPE is valued at $ 11.5 billion), and makes TRIP easily …
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Weekly Online Travel Agency Notes: Priceline, Expedia, TripAdvisor, Ctrip

Weekly Online Travel Agency Notes: Priceline, Expedia, TripAdvisor, Ctrip
Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) entered into a collaboration with leading hotel chain, Best Western hotels, while its corporate travel division enhanced its partnership with iJET international. Ctrip (NASDAQ:CTRP) expanded its partnership (initiated in May 2014) …
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The most annoying type of airline passenger is …
Rear seat-kickers top Expedia's list of onboard etiquette violators, according to the travel company's 2014 Airplane Etiquette Study, released Tuesday. The study, conducted by global research firm GfK, asked 1,000 Americans to rank the most annoying …
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Flying In America Will Be Cheaper in 2015

Flying In America Will Be Cheaper in 2015
Plane tickets are going to be cheaper in 2015, according to a recent report published by Expedia and the Airline Research Corporation (ARC). "Though a number of industry reports suggest that air ticket prices will remain stagnant or rise slightly, a …
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The Best Day Of The Week To Buy Plane Tickets
Tuesday is the day to buy plane tickets. That's what I've always been told by "those in the know." Over the years, I've managed to score some great deals by following the rule, so I've pretty much accepted it as a travel axiom. Fortunately for all of …
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nSight Introduces nGenius, Partners with Expedia and ADARA on the First
"It's important for marketers to understand how, where, and when consumers are shopping," Noah Tratt, Senior Vice President at Expedia Media Solutions explained. "Our partnership with nSight further optimizes hotel and destination media spends on …
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