News and Research

airline industry

New Big Book of Travel Data Reveals $867 Billion in Revenue from Airlines, Hotels, Car Rental & OTAs – Press Release

Allianz Partners, a global leader in travel protection and consumer specialty insurance, and IdeaWorksCompany, the foremost consultant on ancillary revenue, have released the first edition of The Allianz Partners Big Book of Travel Data by IdeaWorksCompany.  This new publication, which expands on IdeaWorks’ former Big Book of Airline Data, provides a world of industry data for …

New Big Book of Travel Data Reveals $867 Billion in Revenue from Airlines, Hotels, Car Rental & OTAs – Press Release Read More »

2022 Allianz Partners Big Book of Travel Data – Report

Allianz Partners and IdeaWorksCompany release report filled with data from 122 airlines, 174 hotel brands, leading car rental companies and OTAs.  Allianz Partners, a global leader in travel protection and consumer specialty insurance, and IdeaWorksCompany, the foremost consultant on ancillary revenue, have released the first edition of The Allianz Partners Big Book of Travel Data …

2022 Allianz Partners Big Book of Travel Data – Report Read More »

How the value-based distribution model can drive NDC adoption

BTN – Business Travel News Europe Industry reports have revealed that the revenue earned by airlines in ancillary fees has been increasing every year. It was estimated at $65.8 billion in 2021 according to the IdeaWorksCompany and CarTrawler annual airline ancillary revenue report, and that’s still a way off from the $100 billion airlines were …

How the value-based distribution model can drive NDC adoption Read More »

Baggage Belts Deliver Cash for Smart Airlines – Report

This CarTrawler sponsored analysis reviews the baggage fee methods embraced by 18 carriers leading the pack.  From global network airlines to low cost carriers, baggage is the top a la carte revenue performer.  The latest report from IdeaWorksCompany describes innovations focusing on carry-ons, baggage check-in, and booking path displays.  Fees for carry-on bags are the …

Baggage Belts Deliver Cash for Smart Airlines – Report Read More »

Global Baggage Fee Revenue Jumps to $20.9 Billion – Press Release

IdeaWorksCompany, the foremost consultancy on airline ancillary revenues, and CarTrawler, leading global B2B provider of car rental and mobility solutions to the travel industry, recently estimated ancillary revenue at $65.8 billion worldwide for 2021. This CarTrawler Global Estimate of Baggage Fee Revenue identifies baggage as a $20.9 billion component and provides a summary of baggage …

Global Baggage Fee Revenue Jumps to $20.9 Billion – Press Release Read More »

Business travel may never fully recover, as companies like McKinsey make permanent cuts to trips.

New York Times Climate pledges are another factor that could permanently reduce corporate travel, according to a report released Tuesday by IdeaWorks, a corporate travel consulting firm. The report said because corporate travel represented a large portion of professional service firms’ carbon footprints, many will not be able to meet their climate goals without a …

Business travel may never fully recover, as companies like McKinsey make permanent cuts to trips. Read More »

The Pandemic, Technology, and the Environment Are Changing Airline Business Travel – Report

CarTrawler-sponsored analysis describes how the pandemic, technology, and environmental concerns have changed airline business travel. It could be a year in which the airline industry recovers some of the profits lost during the pandemic. That’s the picture for leisure travel, especially in the burgeoning premium leisure sector. The recovery of business travel is complex and …

The Pandemic, Technology, and the Environment Are Changing Airline Business Travel – Report Read More »

Changes to Airline Business Travel Prompt Focus On Premium Leisure as a New Post-Pandemic Opportunity – Press Release

The recovery of business travel is complex and largely unwritten. Online meeting technology continues to march ahead, company employees are still working from home, corporations are setting carbon reductions tied to business travel, and the airline industry still struggles to find firmer footing. Innovation and resilience saved airlines during the pandemic, and these same traits …

Changes to Airline Business Travel Prompt Focus On Premium Leisure as a New Post-Pandemic Opportunity – Press Release Read More »

Advice to Airline Managers – Don’t be Paralyzed by the 2022 Consumer Challenge – Report

Advice to Airline Managers – Don’t be Paralyzed by the 2022 Consumer Challenge is sponsored by global travel tech provider CarTrawler and was released today. The report includes a chart listing the Covid era change and cancellation policies for 25 leading global network and low cost carriers. The 14-page report by IdeaWorksCompany is a call …

Advice to Airline Managers – Don’t be Paralyzed by the 2022 Consumer Challenge – Report Read More »

5 Ways Airlines Can Prevent Being Paralyzed by the 2022 Consumer Challenge – Press Release

CarTrawler-sponsored analysis describes how the airline industry must move past being a “deer in the headlights” and accept that the business of travel has changed.  “I remain quite optimistic for the summer of 2022,” is a quote you will likely hear from dozens of airline CEOs this winter. It’s human nature to hope for the …

5 Ways Airlines Can Prevent Being Paralyzed by the 2022 Consumer Challenge – Press Release Read More »

Scroll to Top