Case Studies

Advito Creates Airfare Predictor to Improve Airline Negotiations and Influence Travelers

CHICAGO, September 10, 2018 – Global corporate travel consultancy Advito created Airfare Predictor, one of the first advanced airfare tracking tools, in partnership with Air Cube, a leading aviation business intelligence and data mining company. The firms worked together to develop technology that Advito’s consultants can use with other tools to provide new savings opportunities to…

Advito launches Intelligence & Analytics consulting practice with data and analytics tools powered by business technology leader Domo

CHICAGO, April 10, 2018 – Corporate travel consultancy Advito announces the launch of a new Intelligence & Analytics consulting practice with a full range of offerings including data integration, data management, analytics and visualizations. Domo’s cloud-based operating system for business will provide the data and analytics solutions that support many of these offerings. The new practice area evolved from…

Advito’s 2018 Industry Forecast predicts rise in hotel rates and stable airfares; showcases emerging travel trends

CHICAGO, September 12, 2017 – Advito’s 2018 Industry Forecast predicts a modest rise in global hotel rates and increased air travel that will have minimal impact on airfare prices, except in markets where demand is greatest. The annual review also highlights a growing problem related to lack of hotel availability at preferred rates, ongoing issues…

Advito and BCD Travel expand Cisco relationship, introduce breakthrough savings calculator and Demand & Behavior Management practice at GBTA

CHICAGO, July 13, 2017 – Doubling down on the bet that many businesses are willing to replace certain trips with virtual meetings, BCD Travel and its consulting practice, Advito, have expanded their relationship with worldwide technology leader Cisco. Advito will provide the travel data and analytics that help customers define where and what Cisco collaboration…

Advito: companies and suppliers are getting creative about driving more value from their relationships; airfares to increase slightly while hotel prices remain steady

CHICAGO, June 27, 2017 – In a move that runs counter-intuitive to the traditional approach to corporate travel management, travel consultancy Advito is building a business case for focusing on traveler engagement. Advito discusses the approach in its June Update to the 2017 Industry Forecast, which includes supply, demand and pricing trends for air, hotel,…

Spring Offers Opportunity to Build Traveler Engagement Programs; Advito Predicts Modest Rise in Global Hotel Rates and Stable Airfares in 2017 Industry Forecast Update

CHICAGO, March 14, 2017 – The spring travel outlook brings good news to global corporate travel and procurement departments, according to the quarterly update to Advito’s 2017 Industry Forecast, issued last fall by the travel industry’s most progressive consultancy. There are new opportunities to strengthen traveler engagement programs; airfares will fall or remain flat in…

Intercontinental air fares to fall or stay flat in most regions as outlook for world economy is stable; oil price assumption holds at US $50 per barrel, finds update to Advito 2017 Industry Forecast

CHICAGO, December 13, 2016 – Advito’s first update to its annual forecast of key economic trends affecting the business travel industry finds that companies in North America , Africa and Asia can expect to pay slightly less for intercontinental business class air travel in 2017 than was projected just three months ago in the Advito…

Global hotel rates will climb while air fares remain flat in 2017; capacity driven by low fuel costs to offset increase in air demand, keeping ticket prices in check, projects Advito

CHICAGO, September 13, 2016 – Global air fares should remain flat while global hotel rates are expected to increase around the world by between  0% and 5% in 2017, according to travel consultancy Advito’s newly released 2017 Industry Forecast. Despite a modest rise in demand, savings from low fuel prices will sustain airline profitability even…

Traveler tracking, increased use of traveler apps and industry predictions in Advito’s June 2016 Industry Forecast Update

CHICAGO, June 14, 2016 – On-demand traveler tracking, continuous sourcing activities in lieu of an annual sourcing cycle and increased use of travel apps are among key corporate travel trends to watch, according to travel consultancy Advito’s June 2016 Industry Forecast Update. Other market findings in Advito’s June 2016 update include: Devaluation of currency poses…

Advito and BCD Travel sign industry-leading agreement with Cisco to power launch of a new Total Collaboration Management practice

CHICAGO, April 15, 2016 – BCD Travel and its consulting practice, Advito, have signed a marketing agreement with Cisco aimed at increasing the use of virtual collaboration solutions. The agreement positions BCD Travel as the leading travel management company in employing networking and collaboration technologies to increase the ROI on corporate travel programs. It also…