Month: April 2009

American Airlines view of distribution (aka she’s at it again…..”

As I ponder American Airlines’ stated view of the future of distribution, I can’t help but go back to my original analogy of distribution economics. Indulge me Mr. Arpey. And please, tell me where I have missed the mark! Imagine if you will, a manufacturer of goods – a soap manufacturer will do nicely for […]

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When love affairs go wrong

No, this doesn’t seem like a business blog, but it is. The travel industry and all of those involved with distribution and the technology behind it have spent the last 30 years in a love affair with the airlines and the airline traveler. Now, like all love affairs, there have been times of spats and […]

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