Ancillary Services

“On the shoulders of giants”: Improve your merchandising with the work of Nobel laureates

Isaac Newton’s Laws of Motion continue to shape the way we view mechanics today. His description of objects...

How South African Airways took digital channel sales to the next level

When it comes to air travel, it’s no longer enough to simply live up to the status quo. Travellers...

Merchandising: The big revenue opportunity for Asia Pacific airlines

There is no doubt that Asia Pacific is the growth engine for air travel. 1 billion travellers travel...


Personalised, Anytime Merchandising is the next frontier for airlines

My presentation today at the 10th Ancillary Merchandising Conference in Barcelona focused on airline...

Airline Solution Showcase in Johannesburg uncovers latest trends in Distribution

We’re excited about the opportunities for the aviation industry in Africa and have been hearing from...

All aboard for merchandising’s next act in North America

Merchandising, personalization, retailing and unbundling have been center stage in the industry for the past...


Highlights from day two of CAPA’s airline summit in Dublin

How can full service carriers deal with the growing market share of low cost carriers in the short haul...

Merchandising is the focus of day one at the CAPA Summit

Although the first two panels of the CAPA Summit were seemingly on different topics, one major theme...

Why ancillary sales grew by almost 100% in 2015

Our quarterly results were just released, and for me there’s one number that speaks volumes: last year...


Tickets Travel Network becomes the first Eastern European OTA to launch on-site airline merchandising

Airline merchandising has been growing fast in recent years. Travellers now expect a frictionless and efficient...

Airline merchandising takes off as OTAs line-up on ancillaries runway

We've been going through exciting times at Amadeus over the past few weeks, with several high profile...

If merchandising is not part of your business today, then you have no future

As one of the largest European online travel agencies, eDreams ODIGEO  has a presence in 44 countries,...