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We asked British Airways about their vision for NDC in the U.S. agency market, as well as their experience partnering with ARC.

ARC’s Agency BI tool is designed to help your travel agency leverage data to optimize performance. Here are a few ways it can impact your business.

ARC data shows ticket sales for spring travel have grown steadily to the top destinations in the Caribbean, Mexico and the U.S.

ARC’s TASF (Travel Agency Service Fee) product is more versatile than you might expect.

This in-depth study examines fraud prevention practices, fraud payment trends and the future of fraud management across the global airline industry.

ARC is committed to creating a flexible environment enabling industry partners to efficiently do business together. We’re proud to join NDC Exchange.

Chief Executive Officer Mike Premo shares his insights on airline distribution and NDC.

Lisa Rollo, an accounting project analyst for Direct Travel, sat down with ARC to discuss her successes using ARC’s Memo Manager.

Learn how ARC's Debit Memo Working Group collaborated to create standard debit memo reason codes and debit memo best practices.

ARC, in partnership with British Airways, has successfully tested and implemented enhancements to its settlement platform.

Minneapolis has seen an especially high surge in air travel for Super Bowl LII on February 4.

ARC is proud to announce the travel industry’s first set of best practices for preventing and resolving debit memos, created by the DMWG.

The 2018 Air Travel Outlook Report, "Unlocking How to Save Money on Flights," leverages ARC data to identify key pricing trends and top destinations.

With more than 400 attendees representing over 162 companies, ARC TravelConnect 2017 was ARC's largest and most expansive event to date.

Fraud can be disastrous to a travel agency, but there are numerous ways that travel agents can protect their businesses.

Air travel to cities located along the path of totality nearly doubled for the weekend prior to the eclipse, compared to the same weekend in 2016.

ARC travel agents from across the country weigh in on up-and-coming destinations, travel trends and advice for new travel advisors.

ARC is pleased to announce that a new set of enhancements to its business
intelligence (BI) suite of products is now live.

See how ARC is taking action to facilitate meaningful industry conversations and conduct timely research on emerging distribution strategies.

Travelers’ purchasing behaviors are shifting in response to airline pricing trends, according to an in-depth report released this week by ARC.

European destinations garnered nine of the 10 top destinations on ARC MarketPlace for the Fourth of July holiday weekend.

A new report from ARC, American Express Global Business Travel and tClara explores the hidden expenses of a cost-focused travel program.

ARC’s Debit Memo Working Group (DMWG) met May 8-9 for its first meeting of 2017 to work through the details of the group’s latest initiatives.

This April, ARC partnered with Delta Air Lines to host a webinar for travel agencies on how to reduce debit memos.

ARC's Debit Memo Working Group (DMWG) is working to optimize fare filing and create a set of industry best practices.

KesselRun Corporate Travel Solutions leveraged the data in Corporate BI to optimize its air travel program and discuss contracts with two airlines.

ARC is proud to introduce its fully redesigned corporate website, arccorp.com, which features sleek design, updated resources and fresh content.

In this 2017 air travel outlook report by Expedia, ARC data informs major trends in global business and consumer air travel.

Many managers slice and dice data they already receive for internal benchmarking against their own company’s departments or business units.

To assess how their own travel costs, policies and performance metrics stack up, many companies have long sought ways to bench­mark against others.

Average ticket prices continue to trend downward in 2016. Since 2014, there have been noticeable changes in the variance paid.

ARC and Business Travel News conducted a survey of 109 travel managers to determine the importance of data within corporate travel programs.

This report from ARC, American Express Global Business Travel and tClara™ examines the intangible costs of traveler friction on U.S. road warriors.

Case Studies

Case Studies

Access to debit memo analysis and financial recovery assistance helps airline get a handle on travel agency debt.

Access to Air Ticketing Data Helps Tourism Development Agency Optimize Destination Growth

Leveraging Ticketing Performance & Benchmarking Tool Helps Leading Travel Management Company Increase Productivity & Transparency in Airline Meetings

Leveraging Memo Analytics Tool Helps Leading Travel Agency Company Optimize Debit Memo Resolution

Leveraging Air Travel Performance and Benchmarking Tool Helps Hybrid Travel Agency Accelerate Business Objectives Quicker Than Ever Before

Media Mentions

Here Comes the Summer Travel Crunch
SFGATE
May 21, 2018

Air Ticket Sales Value Up 10 Percent in April
Business Travel Executive
May 21, 2018

Where the Travel Deals Are This Summer
The Wall Street Journal
May 9, 2018

The Best Time to Book Your Plane Tickets is No Longer on a Tuesday
Insider
May

7 Insider Secrets to Booking Cheap Airfare
U.S. News & World Report
May 1, 2018

Here's When to Book Airline Tickets for the Cheapest Prices
Cheapism
April 25, 2018