Corporate News and Innovation

The World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels: Expedia.com Releases 2015 Insiders’ Select List

On January 22, 2016 at 02:04 AM

The World’s Best-Reviewed Hotels:

Expedia.com Releases 2015 Insiders’ Select List

Four New Zealand properties featured among 650 global properties named to the annual elite list, resulting from two million+ guest review

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, September 2, 2015 – Expedia.com®, one of the world’s largest full-service online travel sites*, has released the New Zealand results of the Expedia® 2015 Insiders’ Select® rankings, an annual crowd-sourced list of the world’s best-reviewed hotels. Read more

The Expedia® Value Tracker reveals top international destinations for New Zealand travellers

On August 11, 2015 at 02:54 AM

        11 August 2015

        Media Release

 

The Expedia® Value Tracker reveals top international destinations

for New Zealand travellers

·         Of Kiwi favourites, Australia offers best value for money

·         South America and Russia lead the way in affordability

As the Kiwi dollar struggles against some of the world’s major currencies, and holidays on home-soil grow in appeal for many, the Expedia Value Tracker, out today, reveals the overseas destinations offering the best value for money for travellers. Read more

Call us Loyal: We’re in it to win

On May 12, 2015 at 10:05 PM

Savvy Kiwis love loyalty programs

  • New research reveals 82 per cent of New Zealanders are fans of rewards programs
  • 53 per cent of New Zealanders belong to at least one travel loyalty program

New Zealanders are passionate about making their hard-earned dollars go further, with new research out today revealing 82 per cent are fans of reward programs and 44 per cent of respondents highlighting travel rewards as most valuable.

Half the population (53%) says they are currently using travel loyalty programs in a bid to make their travel dreams a reality, with an estimated 8.2 million travel loyalty memberships registered across the country[1]. Read more

Expedia Launches New Tablet App that Reimagines Search

On February 17, 2015 at 11:41 PM

Expedia Launches New Tablet App that Reimagines Search

New Expedia Tablet App Introduces Industry-First Combined Hotel and Flight Search,

Integrates Personalised Travel Data Across Multiple Devices

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, September 4, 2014– Expedia.com, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites*, today released the all-new Expedia app for tablets. It is available for free download from the App Store and Google Play.

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Breaking Campaign: Expedia Launches Out There, Starts Here

On May 03, 2013 at 01:40 PM

 

The world’s largest online travel company, Expedia, is helping Kiwis fulfil their travel bucket lists in their brand new campaign: Out There, Starts Here.

The integrated campaign developed by DDB Sydney and Carat, across TV, cinema, digital and out of home features powerful images from around the world designed to inspire people to create their own travel adventure with Expedia.

The TVC will debut on New Zealand and Australian screens on Sunday, 28 April and will be complemented by out of home executions and digital.

Louise Crompton, Director of Brand Marketing, Expedia Australia and New Zealand, said: “We want to reignite the passion for travel and adventure that Kiwis and Aussies are known for.” Read more