Visitors to the PA Life stands at the recent PA Show, Confex and Business Travel Show were given the chance to win a selection of fantastic prizes by entering our competitions – and now we can reveal the winners! The PA Show We offered visitors the chance to take their wellness and wellbeing up a […]
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Our PA Show, Confex & Business Travel Show competition winners revealed!
EVENT PREVIEW: Business Travel Show – Your journey starts here
Business Travel Show was launched in 1994 and brings together thousands of travel buyers and bookers across two days at Olympia London. It provides them with the knowledge and contacts to help create and develop successful travel programmes. Here’s what’s in store… Business Travel Show 2020 is shining a spotlight on conscious travel, with a […]
Research indicates business travel programmes ignore minority travellers
A Business Travel Show poll of 114 European travel buyers has revealed that many travel programmes are ignoring the specific needs of minority travellers. For example, just 13 per cent of travel programmes have been created with special consideration for younger travellers, even though millennials account for half of the UK workforce and almost one […]
Business Travel Show 2020: Business travel. Supercharged.
Mental wellbeing in the workplace has rocketed up the agenda in recent years, and the mental and physical effects on frequent travellers is well documented. That’s why the Business Travel Show is launching The Wellness Retreat this year, a haven of serenity on the show floor where you can take time out and relax while getting hands […]
BTS data: 60% of buyers do not manage ethical travel programmes
60 per cent of buyers who responded to a Business Travel Show survey admit they do not have an ethical travel programme. While 28 per cent plan to introduce one, one quarter believe it’s simply too costly and 8 per cent have no intention to disrupt the status quo. Of the 39 per cent whose […]
Business Travel Show: 41% of buyers predict bigger travel budgets in 2020
The number of corporate travel buyers forecasting bigger budgets for the year ahead is at a five-year high, according to annual research conducted by the Business Travel Show. 41% of buyers polled said they would have more money to spend on travel in 2020, compared to 33% last year. The volume of buyers predicting an […]
The Meetings Show, Business Travel Show and Travel Technology Europe acquired by Northstar
Centaur Media Travel and Meetings, which owns The Meetings Show, Business Travel Show and Travel Technology Europe, is to be acquired by Northstar Travel Group. In a statement, Northstar said the deal is expected to be finalised at the end of April 2019, with the entire Centaur Travel and Meetings team expected to join Northstar. […]
Interview: Business Travel Show’s David Chapple on the event’s 25th anniversary
As 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of Business Travel Show (BTS), this year’s event looks set to be bigger and better than ever. David Chapple, event director for Business Travel Show, shares his thoughts on how leaving time to network at a show is crucial and why Brexit will be a big talking point this […]
What’s the next stop for business travel?
Business travel has changed dramatically over the course of the last quarter of a century but what does the future have in store? Rochelle Jayawardena, group marketing manager for the Business Travel Show, talks about what we can expect on the next leg of the journey. We’re such consummate travellers these days, we hardly bat […]
Buyers fear long haul Brexit challenges
A Business Travel Show survey has revealed that Brexit is not only the biggest challenge facing buyers next year, but it will also continue to cause them problems as far ahead as 2022. For the first time in four years, cost-cutting was knocked off the top spot of the list of forthcoming challenges to be replaced by […]