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Flight Centre introduces youth brand, removes booking fees in hunt for online growth

Flight Centre has announced a couple of big moves which we’ve uncleverly given away in the headline.

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Flight Centre unveils new brand, as Skroo admits Student Flights name was “hampering growth potential”

Travel Weekly admits it was a bit late to the party on this story. We were just trying to be fashionable.

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Flight Centre lowers FY19 profit expectations as Aussie leisure operations struggle

by Huntley Mitchell

Work at Flight Centre? Well, you may want to grab a pillow to scream in before reading this.

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Flight Centre Travel Group completes acquisition of US business Casto Travel

At first glance, Travel Weekly’s editor thought Flight Centre had moved into the engine oil business with the acquisition of Castrol… until he put on his reading glasses.

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Travel Agents

Big Fat Agent Wrap

Hey, agents! To celebrate this very special Friday, we’ve got a cool wrap for ya. Okay fine, we do it every Friday. But that doesn’t make it any less cool.

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Our products will be “more complex, high-end”: Skroo

by Hannah Edensor

Skroo has put product growth at the top of his New Year’s Resolutions, although denied #2 was ‘buying shirts with long sleeves’.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre wraps up hotel acquisition

Skroo is walking with a spring in his step today after finalising the recent hotel management acquisition. Although we’re not suggesting he’s on a pogo stick.

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Flight Centre cuts jobs, streamlines APAC operation

by Hannah Edensor

Flight Centre has made a number of roles redundant, as it updates its financial year guidance to the $325 million mark.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre jumps in bed with Airbnb

by Hannah Edensor

Airbnb and Flight Centre have hopped into bed together to make sweet travel love. Although we’re not suggesting either have loose morals.

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Aviation

“Airfares are still extremely affordable”: Skroo

Flight Centre’s Skroo Turner says airfares are very competitive, although we’re not suggesting they’re competing in an arm wrestle or anything.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre’s Skroo at odds with ACCC over court verdict

by Daisy Melwani

Flight Centre has taken the High Court’s decision on the chin, but claims the ACCC’s willingness to pursue this case “without discussion or negotiation” is at odds with its recent approach to OTAs.

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Flight Centre loses ACCC case on airfare conduct

by Daisy Melwani

Flight Centre has lost a High Court battle with the ACCC over airfare prices that initially found the travel agency group to have engaged in anti-competitive conduct and previously fined $11 million.

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