JTB Group refreshes website

TOKYO, 15 May 2019: JTB Group’s global DMC network has launched a new website which will serve as a knowledge centre for businesses involved in destination management.

JTB Group is made up of 12 destination management companies worldwide that form the group’s global DMC network.

Tailored to serve its B2B partners in destination management destination blog pages offer travel and tourism information on selected destinations, while the news pages deliver information on DMC’s sales and branding activities worldwide undertaken by JTB Group.

The knowledge centre and newsletter will be launched later this year. Agents will be able to refer to in-depth information about selected destinations such as visa requirements, culture, and food.

“We aim to gradually add more information on the website to keep in line with current trends that can be used by all agents across the world”, said JTB Corporation senior manager of global marketing Abrar Uppal.

Tour East SVP marketing and sales Chris Bailey said: “We are looking forward to working with the Global DMC Network by JTB Group more closely by providing specialised information about our company’s activities in the Asia Pacific.”

The Global DMC Network by JTB Group was founded in 2010 by JTB Corp. It is one of the largest collections of DMC companies worldwide that specialise in DMC and tour operation services. The network includes Tour East, Kuoni Global Travel Services, Tumlare Destination Management, Europamundo Vacaciones, TPI, MC&A, JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc and LOTTE JTB.