TITLE

TIME TO STAND UP AND BE COUNTED

AUTHOR(S)
Hardman, Peter
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;4/12/2004, Issue 2609, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the practice of operators promoting direct sales through direct retail arms and Web sites. Criticism against the self-contradiction by MyTravel, Thomson and First Choice in denying the active promotion of direct sales; Concern over the practice of unfair competition; Recognition of the threat to the livelihood of independent agents; Support for a unified front against the strategy of direct sales.
ACCESSION #
13040537

 

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