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Lastminute.com CEO Calls on Airlines to Issue Refunds Faster

The London Eye observation wheel on the Thames River has been sponsored by LastMinute.com, the online travel group, since February 2020. JumpStory Skift Take: Travelers are finding roadblocks to getting their money back from trips canceled by the pandemic, even when the law requires refunds. Enter online travel group Lastminute.com, which isn’t happy about it. […]

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Lastminute.com Optimistic Bookings Will Start Returning by May

An image from a recent Lastminute.com campaign. The parent company is optimistic about a bounceback in demand later this year. LM Holding Skift Take: Given that we still don’t know enough about the coronavirus, is this a case of overoptimism? Whatever happens, an online player like Lastminute.com is probably more resilient than asset-heavy travel companies. […]

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EDreams Adds Hotels to Prime Subscription Scheme

In 2017, eDreams Odiego moved into new offices in Barcelona designed by Vimworks. The company is pushing its new Prime subscription product. Vimworks Skift Take: EDreams is certainly putting a lot of effort into its Prime subscription offering. The test will be how it goes down in other markets and how it performs over a […]

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Lastminute.com Goes After TUI With Vacation Push

A Lastminute.com TV campaign. the company is looking to take market share from more traditional rivals. Lastminute.com Group Skift Take: While traditional tour operators might not offer the flexibility that Lastminute.com does with its package vacations, they do have an advantage in terms of exclusivity. — Patrick Whyte Read the Complete Story On Skift