Hardman, Peter
April 2004
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;4/12/2004, Issue 2609, p14
Trade Publication
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.


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