German market trends

Sales recover in July

Holiday sales in Germany recovered in July from a slump lasting several months and increased slightly as consumers celebrated the country’s World Cup victory with late bookings. more

TUI

Redesign and restructuring

TUI is re-branding its German travel agencies and is gearing up for post-merger restructuring after improving profits in the third quarter of 2013/14. more

 

FTI

Expansion plans as Sawiris buys 30% stake

Germany’s fast-growing FTI Group is eyeing expansion into new source markets and building up its hotel portfolio following the acquisition of a 30% stake by Egyptian hotelier Samih Sawiris. more

 

Majorca

Hotel modernisation and public behaviour rules

Majorca is pressing ahead with plans to modernise its hotel portfolio and is defending the controversial new ‘behaviour’ rules for tourists in Palma. more

 

V.Ö. Travel

Management team completed

The new German tour operator V.Ö. Travel has completed its management team with two senior appointments. more

 

German market trends

Germans want to travel more

Consumers in Germany are travelling more and want to keep spending on holidays, according to an in-depth new ‘tourism index’. more

 

TUI Cruises

Two more ships

TUI Cruises will expand to a fleet of six ships by 2017 to steam ahead with its growth strategy. more

 

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