Lowcost Group looks to expand in Europe

Walsh, Charlotte
November 2007
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;11/16/2007, Issue 2793, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Lowcost Travel Group to expand into Europe. The travel company's chief executive officer, Paul Evans, has set targets in a three-year strategy that includes growing the agency's customer base from around 200,000 a year to one million and increasing turnover from 50 million pounds to 400 million pounds.


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