The Group has developed its own solution, eliminating the resident option from the flight search engines, showing the prices of the standard fares and adding the resident status to the last step for the application of the corresponding discount.
This alliance of two significant brands will allow consolidation under the same banner of Soltour's specialised product - with more than 10,000 travel partners in its portfolio – together with Smytravel's most innovative technology for the distribution of dynamic vacation products and its wide range of destinations worldwide. This new alliance has been created with a strong vocation offering quality, dynamic and innovative product.
Smy Hotels has chosen the resort of Cagliari to open its first hotel in Sardinia. The Smy Sighientu Thalasso & Spa 4 * is located on the southern coast of Sardinia, only 25 km from Cagliari International airport. Having opened 9 hotels during 2019 and 2020, Smy Hotels continues with its sustained growth and with its strategic commitment to grow, combined with partners, in the management, rental and purchasing models throughout the Mediterranean arc.
Traveltool will offer its more than 600 associated agencies the first "GIAV for Traveltool" software license at no cost, and special conditions for contracting second licenses or additional services provided by Gesintur. The DNA and the technological background of both companies has facilitated their understanding, and will allow Traveltool e-services to offer an integrated solution, including the GIAV management software as a key element among the products and services of its agencies.
With a Diploma in Tourist Businesses and Activities from the Balearic School of Tourism and an MBA from the University of Paderborn (Germany), José Yudici is very excited about joining the team at Smy Hotels and playing a leading role in the project that, with sustained growth, will see them achieve their strategy to grow in the management, rental and combined purchasing formats with partners across the Mediteranean arc.
In 2019, Logitravel Group achieved significant growth both in terms of turnover and EBITDA, reaching a turnover of € 800 million, 10% more than the previous year. Divisions of the business, such as Smyrooms the bed bank and Logitravel.com lead the growth through significant expansion internationally. Strategic markets such as Spain, Portugal, Italy and France contributed to this growth. Despite the complicated decisions that have had to be made, Logitravel Group faces the post-covid era with great strength and new projects.
As a result of the activation of the State of Alarm in Spain, Italy and other countries for the prevention and control of the COVID-19 virus, and following the public health recommendations, Logitravel Group has been forced to close its offices and make available to all the workforce the option of working from home.
In 2019 it again experienced a consistent growth in tour customers exceeding 65,000 passengers.
Smy Hotels, has chosen the Port of Bonagia, a few kilometres from Trapani and the San Vito lo Capo beach, one of the most emblematic beaches of Sicily, as where to land on this beautiful Mediterranean island.
The digital transformation program will help the travel agencies to use technology to improve processes and acquire basic knowledge of digital marketing