Closure of in-store travel agencies marks a turning point in travel retail: GlobalData


16 April 2021: COVID-19 has accelerated the digitization of the travel agent model, creating more shop closures as in-store agencies switch operations online. This is a necessary adaptation to changing consumer preferences, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Johanna Bonhill-Smith, Travel & Tourism Analyst at GlobalData, comments “The long-term survival of in-store travel…


Countdown: 129th Canton Fair to Showcase New Products from China’s Top Manufacturers


15 April 2021: Exhibitors at the upcoming 129th China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair), to be held online from April 15-24, will debut a rich line-up of new and premium products via livestreaming events, some 30% of which shine a spotlight on new fashion items. “The 129th Canton Fair platform will put a ‘new’…


ACMA Automechanika ready to reunite aftermarket players through its first-ever virtual edition


15 April 2021: Marking the launch of ACMA Automechanika’s virtual edition, Messe Frankfurt India along with ACMA (Automotive Component Manufacturers Association) will welcome aftermarket players on its online networking and sourcing platform from 22-23 April 2021. As the exhibition goes live, buyers will be able to tune in virtually to witness new product launches, demonstrations…