April 13, 2021


News in brief: Air Canada, Marriott and more

Air Canada today has made a long-term commitment to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions throughout its global operations by 2050

Trees4Travel signs two new partnerships

Sustainability technology company, Trees4Travel, has announced two new partnerships in the business travel sector. It has joined forces with Capita Travel and Events and also with Travelogix, the travel management data specialists.

Abby Penston

Bev Fearis checks in with Focus Travel Partnership CEO Abby Penston to see how the group and its partners are dealing with the Covid crisis

Beyond the airport

David McNeill, AVP Global Corporate Sales EMEA at Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental, outlines why travel managers need a new approach to ground transportation.

Michelin-starred chef makes pies for BA

British Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge has created a series of new signature pies, sandwiches and other ‘British provenance’ dishes for British Airways passengers. Warm Steak...

FREE NOW makes electric pledge

Ride-hailing app FREE NOW has set a target for the UK market to make all taxis electric by 2024 and all private hire vehicles...

Heathrow expansion plan revived

Heathrow expansion plan revived By Bev Fearis, published 16/12/20 The Supreme Court has overturned a ban on a third runway at Heathrow Airport, allowing the controversial...

Manchester Airport’s emissions challenge

By Bev Fearis, published 2/12/20 Manchester Airport is offering five years of no landing fees to the first airline to operate a zero-emission commercial flight...

News in brief: Norwegian Air, HBAA and more

By Bev Fearis, published 11/11/20 Here’s a round-up of other business travel news this week: Norwegian Air has furloughed a further 1,600 staff and has reduced...

FREE NOW app goes electric

By Bev Fearis, published 11/11/20 Ride-hailing app, FREE NOW for Business, has introduced an electric-only booking option as part of its efforts to help companies...