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Travel Agents

Guilty agent gets fraud sentence relaxed to move overseas

Are you in the fraudulent travel business? Well, it’s not only very naughty but it doesn’t appear to have any consequences anyway.

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Travel Agents

We won’t consider rebranding: FC’s Skroo

by Tara Harrison

Flight Centre has grand plans for the future of its Aussie network. Here, Skroo spills the digital beans to Travel Weekly.

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Travel Agents

Helloworld, Magellan are “friends” of FC, not enemies: Skroo

by Tara Harrison

Flight Centre’s boss says other agencies are friends, although wouldn’t confirm if they all meet up for book club or pottery class.

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Destinations

Flight Centre releases exclusive Broadway packages

These Broadway deals are enough to make you book plane tickets immediately. Or rent The Lion King if you’re a bit low on cash.

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Tourism

What travel’s big CEOs are earning each year

by Hannah Edensor

This industry salary list is enough to make your eyes water. That said, we were chopping onions when writing it.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre finalises travel group acquisition

by Hannah Edensor

Flight Centre liked these two travel groups so much they put a ring on it. Although we’re disappointed we weren’t invited to the wedding.

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Travel Agents

“We’re working on novice retention”: Skroo Turner

by Tara Harrison

We met travel’s kingpin for a wine and a chinwag, and even managed to pull off the fancy ‘swirl and sniff’ routine with our Pinot.

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Travel Agents

We’re starting 2018 with “solid momentum”: Skroo

by Hannah Edensor

We’re such big fans of Skroo’s latest press photo that we’re running a follow-up Flight Centre story. Oh, and his report wasn’t too shabby either.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre plots slower network growth as profit dips 5.7%

by Hannah Edensor

Flight Centre might have scooped a $325.4 million profit, but Skroo isn’t content to rest on his laurels, despite our suggestion he rest on something more comfortable than laurels.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre scores ‘Employer of Choice’ title

by Hannah Edensor

Being an Employer of Choice is about more than just margarita Fridays, office dogs, and pilates. Apparently.

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Travel Agents

TravelManagers will remain home-based agency leader: Barry Mayo

by Hannah Edensor

Flight Centre’s latest home-based acquisition has ruffled some industry feathers, although we’re not implying agents are a type of bird or anything.

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Travel Agents

“We want to grow reasonably rapidly”: Skroo Turner

by Hannah Edensor

We spoke exclusively to Flight Centre’s head honcho, and despite getting cut off with bad reception, managed to file this.

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