All posts tagged "Simon Press"

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    WTM 2012 Leads to £1,860m in Deals

    World Travel Market 2012 will generate a record £1,860 million in travel and tourism industry deals – an impressive 13% increase on WTM 2011. This year’s World Travel Market will take place from 4th – 7th November 2013. Independent research of World Travel Market’s exhibitors shows that WTM 2012 will be responsible...

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    WTM 2012 Achieves 3% Visitor Increase

    World Travel Market 2012 experienced an overall accumulative 3% increase in visitors, with each of the four days attracting more visitors than in 2011, and generated £1,653 million in industry deals. Overall, WTM 2012 attracted almost 29,000 travel trade visitors, according to unaudited figures. The invite-only first day (Monday 5th November) was...

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    WTM Visitor Numbers Up 4% for First Three Days

    The first three days of World Travel Market 2012 in London experienced an impressive visitor increase of 4%. Monday 5th to Wednesday 7th November saw 38,735 visitors walk through the doors of ExCeL London to attend WTM, according to unaudited figures. This compares to 37,331 across the first three days of WTM 2011....

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    New App for WTM 2012

    World Travel Market has launched a new 2012 mobile App, available now to download to all major smartphones. The App is an ideal accessory for all WTM participants before during and after the event, helping visitors and exhibitors to plan their time at WTM 2012. A key new feature is the ability...

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    WTM 2012 Hosts World First by Palladium Hotel Group

    World Travel Market is showcasing a world first with Palladium Hotel Group’s innovative biometric and Facebook initiatives throughout the event (from Monday 5th – Thursday 8th November 2012 at ExCeL in London). Palladium Hotel Group has become the first hotel group worldwide to offer Paytouch, which allows visitors to its Ushuaïa Ibiza...

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    WTM Examines Potential of Powerhouse Economies

    Do you wonder which of the emerging economies has the most potential for your travel agency, company or organisation? World Travel Market will help you answer that question with its session focused on the individual markets Brazil, India, Russia, China and South Africa. The WTM Powerhouse Economies session, which takes place on...

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    World War 1 Centenary Promotion at WTM

    Flanders, the northern region of Belgium, is promoting the 100th anniversary of the Great War at World Travel Market 2012 with the aim of attracting up to two million tourists in four years. The fields of Flanders, particularly around the town of Ypres, were the key battleground fought over by the Allies and...

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    WTM 2011 First Day Visitors Up 14%

    The first day of World Travel Market 2011, currently underway at ExCeL in London, was a great success with Exhibitor Invitations visitors up 14% on WTM 2010. The Monday of WTM is an exhibitor-invite only day with the aim of allowing exhibitors to hold discussions and negotiations with those people that they...

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    UK Apprentice Speaker and Social Media Programme at WTM

    One of the advisors on the UK ‘Apprentice’ show will speak at this year’s World Travel Market seminar ‘Talk Business: Fight to Survive’. Karren Brady will be joined on the panel of guest speakers by Steve Byrne, Chief Executive of Travel Counsellors; David Jones, Chief Executive of European Tourism Action Group; Chris...