Now that airlines have struck gold with the revenue streams flowing from ancillary services, the industry may never be the same. The disruption in airline distribution is creating a need for new shopping methods and backend technologies from innovative companies like ITA, Vayant, and Everbread. PhoCusWright’s senior technology analyst and editorial director, Innovation Edition, Bob Offutt, discusses the biggest change the airline industry has seen in over twenty years in the video below.
PhoCusWright’s Ancillary Services Report analyzes the impact of ancillary services on the U.S. travel industry. The report includes strategies to accommodate ancillary services and fare families, and highlights new game changing technologies and innovations.