Snow stalls leisure growth

Hayhurst, Lee
February 2010
Travel Weekly (UK);2/19/2010, Vol. 5, p10
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the latest official figures issued by GfK Ascent-MI Ltd., which state that three consecutive months of year-on-year growth in the leisure travel market ended in January 2010. The British Retail Consortium has called it the worst January on the high street for 15 years. GfK chief Sarah Smalley said there was nothing to suggest the improved position was down to a price war but that operators and agents were having to react to changes in the market by tweaking prices.


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