Agents fare better than direct sellers

June 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);6/5/2009, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that travels agencies are doing better than the direct-sellers in recession. Sarah Smalley, chief executive officer of GfK Ascent said that the market is down 7% overall, with agents and direct channels seeing the same drop in passenger numbers. But, she said that the direct sellers are suffering much worse in revenue.


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