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Tourism

Flight Centre’s “Skroo” Turner and Luxury Escapes’ Adam Schwab team up to question effectiveness of hard lockdowns

Two of the Australian travel industry’s biggest names have joined forces to call the effectiveness of hard lockdowns into question.

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Technology

Flight Centre’s independent division signs EFT deal with Mint Payments

Mint Payments continues to woo the big agency networks with its new EFT platform. As in electronic funds transfer, not early finish time as first reported by TW.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre posts $434m full-year loss, eyes return to monthly profitability in FY22

by Huntley Mitchell

There was plenty of red in Flight Centre’s FY21 results presentation, and we’re not just talking about the company’s branding.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre launches online help hub for travellers, signs deal with Rex

The travel juggernaut is continuing to level up in preparation for that eventual bounce-back in demand.

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Events

Flight Centre to bring back corporate travel event ‘Illuminate’ in October

After turning the lights off on Illuminate last year, FCTG is set to flick them back on in a couple of months’ time.

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Travel Agents

Darren Wright lands global CMO gig for Flight Centre’s leisure division

“Daz” has climbed a couple of rungs up the Flight Centre ladder with this global promotion and a new desk title plate.

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Travel Agents

Travel demand “to return with a vengeance”, says Flight Centre’s Aussie boss

Kelly Spencer and her team at Flight Centre all have their catching mitts on in anticipation of an aggressive travel bounce-back.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre to give away five years’ worth of holidays

The timing of this promo is a convenient one for Flight Centre, who will be trying to get back in the good books of those customers quoted in CHOICE’s recent exposé.

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Travel Agents

CHOICE targets Flight Centre with exposé of consumer complaints

The consumer advocacy group has gone after Australia’s biggest travel agency network in a fresh bid to push for a change in Australian consumer laws.

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Travel Agents

Flight Centre to introduce targeted staff retention program

Skroo is keen to hold on to as many of his global sales and support staff as possible while FCTG continues to ride out the pandemic.

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Aviation

Qantas boss Alan Joyce the most mentioned CEO in Aussie media (with Jayne and Skroo not far behind)

This CEO list is a little bit on the predictable side, and not just because it’s full of white, middle-aged men.

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Events

Even more speakers announced for Travel DAZE 2021!

While Travel DAZE 2021 is only weeks away, that hasn’t stopped us from adding several more speakers to the line-up (which is bulging with talent, might we add)!

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