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Jun 02, 2014, 11:52 ET

Nearly half of Americans polled "check in" at work while on vacation according to new Travel Leaders Group survey

 Whether it is the strong American work ethic or a new cultural "norm" at the office, a recent consumer survey by Travel Leaders Group reveals...

May 20, 2014, 10:59 ET

Common Travel Dilemmas Lead to Americans Answering "What Would You Do?"

 While air travel etiquette – or lack thereof – is a frequent topic of conversation among travelers, there are myriad more common...

May 01, 2014, 12:28 ET

Majority of Travelers Satisfied with Airport Security, but Cannot Identify if TSA PreCheck has Improved Wait Times

In the world of travel, airport security continues to be a hotly discussed topic on many levels, which is why Travel Leaders Group recently...

Mar 28, 2014, 14:32 ET

Travel Leaders Group opens United Kingdom headquarters to target European growth

 Travel Leaders Group (www.travelleadersgroup.com), one of the United States' largest travel companies operating in the leisure and corporate...

Jan 27, 2014, 14:26 ET

Top "Money Well Spent" Item Sought by High-End Travelers is Luxurious Accommodations

While "jet-setting" is synonymous with luxury travel, the release of the top luxury travel trends for 2014 from Travel Leaders Group indicates that...

Jan 10, 2014, 12:59 ET

Top Business Travel Trends for 2014

 Nearly 40% of Travel Leaders Group's business-focused travel agents have indicated that business clients will be traveling more in 2014 than...

Dec 19, 2013, 16:07 ET

Travel Leaders Group "2014 Travel Trends Survey"

 Today, Travel Leaders Group unveiled the 2014 results of its authoritative annual Travel Trends Survey.  Based on the findings, the...

Apr 22, 2013, 10:41 ET

Vast Majority of Americans Say "No" to Cell Phone Use and Pocket Knives Inflight According to New Survey

 Later this week, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will allow certain items on onboard airplanes as part of carry-on baggage...

Apr 09, 2013, 13:11 ET

Americans Reveal If They Would Use Tax Refund Money for Leisure Travel in New Nationwide Survey

With "tax day" fast approaching, Travel Leaders Group asked Americans across the country if they would use any part of their tax refund...

Dec 19, 2012, 15:26 ET

Travel Leaders Group "2013 Travel Trends Survey"

Today, Travel Leaders Group unveiled the 2013 results of its authoritative annual Travel Trends Survey.  Over 92% of Travel Leaders Group...

Nov 06, 2012, 10:12 ET

Tzell Travel Group signs deal to merge with Protravel International, Inc.

 Today, New York City's two premier travel companies are announcing that they're joining forces: Tzell Travel Group – a Travel Leaders...

Sep 24, 2012, 13:27 ET

Business Travel Trends Revealed in Travel Leaders Group Survey

 In the latest survey data provided by Travel Leaders Group, it appears that "company policy" now has almost as much influence as "cost" in...

Sep 10, 2012, 11:51 ET

Travel Leaders Group survey reveals trends for Holiday Travel

Even though the fall season has barely begun, savvy travelers in the United States should already be planning and booking holiday travel right now,...

Sep 04, 2012, 09:58 ET

Maui Makin' Waves -- Second Hottest Domestic Travel Destination behind Las Vegas; Details on Average Airfares to Six Popular Regions

Today, Travel Leaders Group revealed the results from its yearly Fall Travel Trends Survey and Maui is making waves as the second most popular...

Jun 20, 2012, 09:10 ET

Air Travelers throughout U.S. Answer "What Would You Do?"

 There are situations that many, if not most, airline passengers repeatedly face – particularly since planes are flying at near capacity....

Jun 11, 2012, 12:11 ET

Satisfaction with Airport Security Increases

While the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) may be much maligned, it appears as if American travelers are growing accustomed to the...

Jun 05, 2012, 10:36 ET

Travel Leaders' 2012 Consumer Survey Reveals: American Travelers' "Tipping Point" on Cost of Airfare

 As airlines begin to charge travelers and families extra if they would like to sit together on a flight, Travel Leaders Group's latest survey...

Aug 19, 2011, 12:48 ET

Travel Leaders Group to President Barack Obama: Since When is a $16.62 Billion Business Inefficient?

Today, Travel Leaders Group, which represents nearly 30% of the entire North American travel agency marketplace, strongly rebutted President Barack...

Jan 03, 2011, 12:07 ET

Travel Leaders Group Acquires Vacation.com

In a move significantly strengthening its position within the North American travel market, Travel Leaders Group announced today the acquisition of...