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Is the Time Right for Trip Planning Tools?

The following post was written by Ola Zetterlöf, chief operating officer of ArrivalGuides, one of the 2016 Phocuswright Conference media partners. The article was originally published on Phocuswright website. I was asked by Phocuswright to give my thoughts on the companies in this year’s Phocuswright Innovation events. For me there are two key factors to

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Lappeenranta, Finland to attract international travelers with ArrivalGuides

Gothenburg, Sweden (November 2, 2016) – Situated near the Russian border only couple of hours away from the Finnish capital, Lappeenranta is a popular international university city and an entry point between east and west. With the beautiful Lake Saimaa, Europe´s fourth largest lake, Lappeenranta is a bustling Lakeland destination and a center of the

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Travel distribution – the end of the world as we know it

A recent Amadeus report “Travel distribution – the end of the world as we know it” lists mobile apps as the most important technology to disrupt travel distribution. Mobile devices are already shaping the market today and their role as a major disruptor in the industry will continue to grow. Their portability is modifying the

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A savvy group of travelers you can ignore no longer

Millennials have become one of the most important groups of customers in the travel sector. They have a big influence on the travel industry and represent a rapidly growing group of travelers. Here are 10 facts about millennials: Millennials are group of youngsters, between ages of 16 and 34 They are smart and demands customized

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Stena Line Poland Using ArrivalGuides Destination Content

Gothenburg, Sweden (4 October 2016) – Stena Line ferry is a Swedish corporation with headquartered in Gothenburg. It operates on 22 routes connecting 10 countries, has 34 ferries and transporting over 15 million passengers annually. As for Stena Line – Poland’s mission to provide safe and efficient shipping in combination with port services, they wanted

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Diamond Resorts and ArrivalGuides renewed contract

Gothenburg, Sweden (28 September 2016) – ArrivalGuides, the leading destination content provider, announced that it has secured a contract renewal with Diamond Resorts, a leader in hospitality and vacation ownership. Diamond Resorts International® has a network of more than 420 worldwide vacation destinations in 35 countries throughout the continental United States, Hawaii, Canada, Mexico, the

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How mobile influences travel

Thanks to mobile, we are able to make decisions and take actions anywhere and at any given time. This means that the customer’s journey has been changed – it is now fragmented to small decision-making moments every time when we´re planning, booking or traveling. We are no longer sitting in front of the desktop trying to

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Air Cairo to refine travel with destination content from ArrivalGuides

Gothenburg, Sweden (20 September 2016) – Those flying with Air Cairo can now make use of destination guides, provided by the leading destination content provider, ArrivalGuides. Air Cairo will integrate newest widget solution into their website, enabling their passenger easy access to all the relevant information about their destination pre-travel and during the trip. They

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Hannover Airport to increase traveler engagement with ArrivalGuides

Gothenburg, Sweden (August 31, 2016) – Hannover Airport has now made the decision to further increase traveler engagement by partnering up with ArrivalGuides – the leading supplier of destination content in the world. Hannover Airport will enjoy a direct access to comprehensive, up-to-date library of information from over 550 global destinations via the ArrivalGuides API

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Pokémon Go has become a major influence on travel plans

Traveling is all about exploring new places, having a pleasurable stay and finding inspiration within new destinations. The way we travel today has changed. Mostly thanks to technology, but also because of changes in lifestyle. This year, millennials represent the fastest growing group of travelers, exploring the world with their smartphones and digitally connecting with