Acquisition of Travelocity by Expedia: Bad For You, the Consumer?

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    Expedia, Incorporated can now add Travelocity to its portfolio of Internet travel web sites, as it has agreed to purchase its now-former rival from Sabre Corporation for $280 million in cash. Hotwire, Hotels.com and Trivago are only three of the travel brands which are a part of the Expedia portfolio; and Expedia and Travelocity have had a marketing agreement since 2013 “in which Expedia Inc’s technology powered platforms for Travelocity’s U.S. and Canadian websites, while Travelocity drove additional web traffic to Expedia”, according to this article reported by... The post Acquisition of Travelocity by Expedia: Bad For You, the Consumer? appeared first on The Gate.

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