Research & Insights

The Hotel Monitor 2020 from American Express Global Business Travel

To help travel and procurement departments optimize their corporate lodging programs, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team of American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) produces an annual hotel analysis with…

Meetings & Events

The State of Meetings in North America

In 2018, the meetings and events industry across North America will continue to thrive! We see an increasing focus on attendee experience, and companies will continue managing their meetings investment…

Research & Insights

Rail Forecast 2018

As highlighted in our just-released Global Business Travel Forecast, the quality of rail travel in Europe and Asia continues to improve as high-speed networks expand and rolling stocks are upgraded…

Research & Insights

Ground Forecast 2018

After years of flat or negative growth, rental car rates should rise slightly in 2018 as a result of a strengthening global economy, improved fleet controls and increased cost pressures,…

Research & Insights

Global Business Travel Forecast 2018

According to this year’s Global Business Travel Forecast, 2018 will be a strong year for corporate travel worldwide. The outlook looks bright as economic conditions continue to strengthen, and growing…

Meetings & Events

The State of Meetings in 2018 in Europe

In 2018, the meetings and events industry across Europe will continue to thrive! We see an increasing focus on attendee experience, and companies will continue managing their meetings investment strategically…

Travel Tips & Trends

Flight Price Predictor Apps and Business Travel

With prices for air travel fluctuating so frequently, knowing when to buy and when to wait for a better deal to come along can be tricky. Fare predictor apps such…

Meetings & Events

The Top Global Meetings Destinations: Where Business Travelers Are Heading

What cities in the world are the best for business meetings? American Express Meetings & Events (M&E) answers that question in its newly released 2018 Global Meetings and Events Forecast…

Regional Focus

Brexit Travel: Effects for British Business Travellers

March 29, 2019 — the day when the United Kingdom is scheduled to complete the Brexit process and exit the European Union — may seem far away but not when…

Meetings & Events

2018 Global Meetings & Events Forecast

Looking ahead to 2018, the meetings and events industry can be described as a thriving environment. We are seeing steady and increasing investment with meetings viewed as a growth enabler…