Partnerships

Holiday Extras launches its newly designed trade-facing website

To reflect feedback given by travel agents in the 2015 Holiday Extras agents’ survey – the company has announced a major rejig of its trade-facing website, incorporating a number of useful new selling tools. Now agents can tempt customers with a variety of much improved product images as well as videos that talk through the

Lucy Holden joins Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras has appointed Lucy Holden as its New Business Development manager. Lucy is new to the travel industry joining Holiday Extras after working as an Account Manager at Yell. Originally from Birmingham, Lucy studied fashion marketing at Manchester University – her working life began as a fashion stylist for the Daily Mail and Jack

Matchmaker, Matchmaker make me a match for the best holiday ever!

Holiday Extras has launched its new agent support campaign for 2016 right on target for Valentine’s day. Agents and partners have received emails which have landed in their in-boxes like arrows from cupid’s bow – describing the new Matchmaking scheme that will guide agents when they need to match suitable Holiday Extras products for specific

Holiday Extras now offers car hire booking system with Flexible

Holiday Extras has teamed up with the UK’s biggest trade only car hire broker, Flexible Autos, to provide TUI travel agents with the ability to book car hire through their existing Holiday Extras booking platform. The new arrangement delivers a smarter, simpler and improved booking portal – with the aim to demystify what can be

This year Holiday Extras grabs the travel gongs!

Holiday Extras was awarded the title of Travel Company of the Year at The Travel Trade Gazette Awards last night at a glittering ceremony held at London’s Lyceum Theatre. This award was presented hot on the heels of receiving the prestigious Travel Bulletin Award for Best Holiday Add-ons. Other finalists for the coveted TTG Travel

Faye Courtney facilitates Holiday Extras’ growth strategy in Europe

After 20 years in the travel industry, multilingual contracts negotiator Faye Courtney joins the Holiday Extras team in the newly created position of European Contracts Manager. Faye, who is completely fluent in German, French and Italian, was Senior Contracts Manager in GTA’s Long Distance Coach department for 14 years followed by a year with Orient

Holiday Extras appoints new Head of Airline Business Development

Holiday Extras announces the appointment of Peter Smith, in the new role of Head of Airline Business Development. Peter will be responsible for developing airline partnerships to deliver tailored, Holiday Extras’ airport parking, lounge, hotel and insurance white labels for their customers. Former Head of Sales UK at CarTrawler, Peter joined Holiday Extras in July.

Holiday Extras wins the Travel Trade Crusade 2014

On Friday July 11, a team from Holiday Extras set off from Kent to drive through six countries over three days in the annual Travel Trade Crusade. Travel industry professionals from all over the country vied to drive the craziest cars and raise funds for local charities. The Holiday Extras team dressed as the Super Mario

Stuart Gray – Joins the Holiday Extras team

Holiday Extras recently welcomed Stuart Gray as Compliance Executive in its insurance team. Stuart will be responsible for ensuring Holiday Extras and its appointed representatives comply with regulatory requirements and that the best outcomes are achieved for their customers every step of the way. Before joining Holiday Extras, Stuart spent 10 years at HSBC working