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BBT March/April 2019 cover
March/April 2019


Drawing of a travel manager planning out a travel programme
20 Feb 2019
Buyers expect bigger budgets but challenges ahead
27 Nov 2018
BBT asks a travel buyer, a TMC and a consultant how travel buyers can be confident their hotel programmes are audited
American Express Global Business Travel logo
26 Jul 2018
Amex GBT Hotel Monitor 2019 forecasts rate trends
23 Apr 2018
Study finds benefits of continuous sourcing
Graphic to demonstrate frustration related to the RFP
15 Jan 2018
How to make the RFP process better – for both buyer and TMC
16 Nov 2017
Constant monitoring and reacting to traveller feedback are essential for success
13 Oct 2017
TMC will use Cvent platform for hotel RFPs
16 Jun 2017
Buyers are under new pressures from the government and travellers to find more sustainable suppliers…
10 Mar 2017
Striking a delicate balance between cost and service is just one consideration for travel managers seeking a fresh start
10 Feb 2017
A well-thought out RFP strategy that encompasses stakeholders and software can make life better for buyers and suppliers alike
22 Dec 2016
Our buyer shares her experience of procuring and managing ground transport services
8 Dec 2016
A complete revamp on the previous eight-year-old document
17 Nov 2016
Many travel buyers are preparing to negotiate airline contracts for the next 12 or 24 months. For companies with really complex global programmes, negotiations are already well under way...
30 Sep 2016
Hotel consolidation is currently very much in the news, raising the question: big may be better– but for who?
22 Aug 2016
BBT editor speaks with the MD of Belfast-based TMC about business expansion, RFP process and duty of care
5 Feb 2016
7 Golden Rules for the perfect RFP revealing the fastest and smartest route to the most suitable shortlist
3 Jul 2015
An experienced buyer shares knowledge and practical advice for those dreaded RFPs…
Mystery buyer
10 Mar 2015
BBT’s mystery buyer talks through sales staff turnovers, RFPs, younger travellers and preferred suppliers
2 Mar 2015
Reducing leakage, negotiating value-adds and utilising benchmarking in a sellers' market
1 Nov 2014
Bouda director Clare Murphy shares her tips on the best ways for buyers to issue requests for proposals (RFPs)