Cheapflights News

Cheapflights launches Facebook Messenger chat service

Cheapflights launches Facebook Messenger chat service

Cheapflights has launched Cheapflights Chat, an interactive bot utilising Facebook’s new Chat SDK. The proprietary technology will enable the social network’s massive global community to use its popular Messenger platform to search for flights and other travel-related information, before linking them to the Cheapflights website where they can continue to search or move off on to the next stage of the booking process.

Cheapflights links with Car Trawler for new rental options

Cheapflights links with Car Trawler for new rental options

Cheapflights has placed Australian travellers firmly in the driving seat by adding car hire to its existing flight and holiday package search functionality. Users of the leading flight search and deals publishing platform can now access 1,500 car hire agents in 30,000 locations across 174 countries, thanks to a new partnership with the world’s leading online B2B travel technology platform, CarTrawler.

White Tiger to take over PR for Cheapflights in UK

White Tiger to take over PR for Cheapflights in UK

London-based, all-director agency White Tiger PR has been appointed by the pioneering travel search and inspiration brand Cheapflights to handle its UK consumer and trade public relations from February, following a competitive pitch. White Tiger is tasked with strategically raising the brand’s consumer, travel trade and travel technology media profile to support traffic growth and revenue targets.

New marketing leadership for cheapflights.co.uk

New marketing leadership for cheapflights.co.uk

cheapflights, the travel comparison site network and online flight advisor owned by Momondo Group, has further strengthened its marketing and customer proposition with the appointment of Sam Otter to the newly-created role of global head of customer and marketing communications. Most recently Otter spent over three-and-a-half years at Virgin Holidays, latterly as head of marketing, after having joined as head of loyalty and insight.

Cheapflights.com spotlights new destinations for gay marriage

Cheapflights.com spotlights new destinations for gay marriage

Love, romance, a scenic setting and close friends and family. That’s the usual formula for a wedding. Add in official recognition of the union, and you have the makings for a great gay wedding destination. As LGBT Pride Month kicks off in June, it’s a great time to look back at the marriage equality progress over the last 12 months. More than half a dozen countries across Europe, South America and the Caribbean as well as six US states have legalised same-sex marriage since last June.

Cheapflights becomes momondo as brand continues international rollout

Cheapflights becomes momondo as brand continues international rollout

13th Nov 2012 Travel Technology News

Cheapflights Media is adopting the name of its Danish travel search site subsidiary, momondo, as the company’s new corporate identity. This decision reflects the company’s long-term strategy to further develop its geographical presence in non-English-speaking markets and to build the momondo brand to help the group expand into future new products.

Cheapflights.co.uk spots the trend for hotel stays with a spin

Cheapflights.co.uk spots the trend for hotel stays with a spin

As the trend for all things ‘lifestyle’ continues to grow, so does the trend of the boutique hotel. Over the last few years, reports have shown a rise in popularity for hotels that fit within a holiday theme or lifestyle personality rather than just acting as a place to stay. To serve the trend, numerous novelty hotels have cropped up year after year, dotted throughout different parts of the world.