February 29, 2024

News in brief: De Vere, Vibe, Agiito, Travelogix and Globalstar

De Vere Cotswold Water Park has completed a £700,000 refurbishment of its Kingfisher and Drake event suites. The suites have been refreshed to include modern amenities and the latest technologies to bring them in line with the company’s Smart Space meetings concept. Smart Space comprises nine service features including inspirational meeting rooms, a personal conference host, tech-savvy support, free super-fast Wi-Fi and access to a team of specialists.

Vibe has teamed up with ground transport experts CMAC Group to give its clients on demand or planned access to taxis, executive cars, minibuses and coaches. Accessed through its online booking tool, Vibe’s clients – including TMCs and leisure intermediaries – can now provide timely transportation options, allowing the end user to search, book and report on all of their transfer needs, supported by a 24-hour support hotline.

Agiito has raised more than £1,800 for its 2022 charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, with a launch-week of fundraising activities, including bake sales, sweepstakes and a couple of ‘brave the shaves’. The TMC plans to raise £10,000 for Macmillan throughout the year.

Travelogix has become a preferred data partner for Advantage Travel Partnership and all its members, including those in The Advantage Global Network (AGN). It will provide preferential rates and enhanced commercial terms to Advantage members both in the UK and globally. The partnership will also involve collaborative marketing activities.

GlobalStar Travel Management has announced Kuoni Business Travel Switzerland as its latest new Partner. With the addition of Kuoni, the GlobalStar network is extended into Switzerland and Liechtenstein.