Lowcost Travel Group News

easyJet Holidays launch to revolutionise holiday market

easyJet Holidays launch to revolutionise holiday market

15th Mar 2011 Press Release Organisations & Operators

easyJet, the UK’s largest airline, has today signalled the end of traditional week-long and fortnight holidays with the launch of easyJet Holidays. The collaboration between easyJet and the Lowcosttravelgroup, one of the leading on line travel companies in the UK, and offers consumers competitively priced, flexible and convenient holidays across the airline’s extensive network.

The Canary Islands making a comeback for winter sun holidays

The Canary Islands making a comeback for winter sun holidays

4th Nov 2010 Focus

Despite a turbulent year of economic uncertainty, the liquidation of some high profile travel industry companies, increases in airline taxes, further job losses and government cuts, Britons are increasingly booking winter sun holidays year-on-year to escape the harsh British weather.

Lowcosttravel soars on new technology

2nd Apr 2009 Press Release Travel Technology News

Large investments in new technology have helped the Lowcosttravel Group post a rise 48 percent rise in annual pre-tax profits, along with an upbeat outlook for the year ahead.The value of total transactions in the financial year ending October 2008 rose by 44% to £50 million with gross profit margins maintained at 13%.

Lowcostsbeds.com shelves Ideal take-over

4th Feb 2009 Press Release Travel Technology News

The Lowcost Travel Group‘s acquisition spree has come to a temporary halt after its take-over talks with online cruise travel agent Ideal Cruising broke down over valuation differences. However the group hinted that it will continue eying up other businesses across the travel setor.Lowcostbeds.com chief executive Paul Evans said he still believed Ideal Cruising was a sound business with an excellent management team but feared that the current climate dictated a lower valuation.