License plans due in December

November 2006
Travel Weekly Australia;11/10/2006, Issue 26, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports the conduct of a deliberation on further details of the licensing arrangements for the Travellers Choice branded model at the December 2006 board meeting in Australia. According to managing director Gary Allomes, the structure would be less complex and less regulatory than franchise agreements, and would allow agents to use the Travellers Choice name as a license.


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