|03/04/14||Orbitz Launches "Orbitz Originals: Northern Ireland" in Partnership With Tourism Ireland|
|Online Video Series Highlights Ireland's Adventure and Culture for Curious Travelers
CHICAGO, March 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading online travel company Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) has partnered with Tourism Ireland to launch "Orbitz Originals: Northern Ireland," a 15-part online video series that is hosted by award-winning travel expert Richard Bangs and is available for viewing at Orbitz.com/NorthernIreland. This is the second time Orbitz and Tourism Ireland have partnered in such a vent... |
|03/04/14||Orbitz Survey Shows That Families Are Looking for Ways to Connect With Quality Time Activities This Spring Break|
|Top Spring Break Activities Rated by Travelers Indicate 'Experiential' Activities Most Coveted
CHICAGO, March 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With parents feeling the tug to stay connected to the office and kids sporting permanent ear buds and glued to music, movies or games, Orbitz is encouraging families to be proactive this Spring Break and book experiential activities that the whole family can do together to supplement the traditional time spent lounging by the pool or shopping in the city. A... |
|03/03/14||Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. to Participate in the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference|
|Chicago, March 3, 2014 - Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) today announced that it will participate in the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in San Francisco on Thursday, March 6, 2014. Barney Harford, Chief Executive Officer of Orbitz Worldwide, will present at 8:45 A.M., Pacific Time. A live audiocast of the session will be available to the public through the company's Investor Relations website at investors.orbitz.com. A replay of the audiocast will be available on the ... |
|02/28/14||Orbitz Worldwide Acquires Travelocity Partner Network Assets|
|CHICAGO, Feb. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) announced today that it has acquired certain assets and contracts of the Travelocity Partner Network which provides private label travel technology solutions for bank loyalty programs and online commerce sites. The operations of the Travelocity Partner Network will be integrated into the Orbitz Partner Network.
"The acquisition of Travelocity Partner Network assets will accelerate our growth in the private label space and... |
|02/25/14||Two-Thirds of College Students Not Relying on Parents to Pay for Spring Break, According to New CheapTickets.com Survey|
|Myrtle Beach "Best Value Destination" for College Spring Breakers on Tight Budgets
CHICAGO, Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to a new survey released by CheapTickets.com, over two-thirds of college students are not relying on parents to pay for their Spring Break this year, but instead working more and shopping less to afford the mid-semester getaway with friends.1 With the majority of college students paying for their own fun in the sun, Spring Break budgets are modest with nearly 6... |
|02/13/14||Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter 2013 Results|
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|02/13/14||Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. Earnings Release Available on Company's Investor Relations Website |
|Chicago, February 13, 2014 -- Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) today announced the company's financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013 through an earnings release that is available now at the Orbitz Worldwide Investor Relations website at http://investors.orbitz.com. The earnings release is also available on the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at www.sec.gov. As announced previously, the company will host a conference call today to discuss its financial resu... |
|02/11/14||Las Vegas Reigns Supreme This Valentine's Day as America's Sexiest City and the Number One Hot Spot for the Long Weekend, According to Orbitz Insider Index|
|Polar Vortex Driving Majority of Travelers to Warm Weather Destinations
CHICAGO, Feb. 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Last minute Valentine's Day shoppers can score the most points by presenting plans for a travel getaway later this spring rather than reach for the standard bag of tricks like candy, flowers, lingerie or even worse, a gift card, according to the Orbitz Insider Index. While a couple's getaway ranks as the number one gift this Valentine's Day – nearly 70 percent of respondents have n... |
|02/10/14||Orbitz Worldwide Signs Global Distribution Agreements|
|CHICAGO, Feb. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) announced today that it has entered into new multi-year global distribution agreements with Amadeus, Sabre and Travelport for the provision of technology and travel management solutions.
At the time of its initial public offering in 2007, Orbitz Worldwide entered into a subscriber services agreement with Travelport that included certain exclusivity provisions for its global distribution services. From Jan. 1, 2015, Orbitz... |
|02/05/14||Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. to Host Fourth Quarter 2013 Earnings Call on February 13|
|Chicago, February 5, 2014 - Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: OWW) will host a conference call on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. ET (9:00 a.m. CT) to discuss the company's financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. A live webcast of the call can be accessed through the Orbitz Worldwide Investor Relations website at http://investors.orbitz.com. The company will issue a press release reporting its results prior to the call. The recorded webcast will be archiv... |
|02/03/14||Orbitz Worldwide Promotes Chris Orton to Role of Chief Operating Officer|
|CHICAGO, Feb. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW), one of the world's leading online travel companies, announced today the promotion of Chris Orton to the role of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.
Chris joined Orbitz Worldwide in 2010 as Chief Marketing Officer, and in 2011 was named President of Orbitz.com and CheapTickets, the Company's online travel agency brands in the United States.
As Chief Operating Officer Chris will have responsibility for all o... |
|01/28/14||Orbitz.com Launches Orbitz Labs to Let Consumers Test Fun Tools to Improve Shopping for Travel|
|Big Game Hotel and Flight Finder Helps Travelers Get to Sunday's Game Just One of Many New Features
CHICAGO, Jan. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Orbitz.com has launched Orbitz Labs, a new site that tests experimental travel tools and features to improve the online shopping experience and lets consumers give ideas and feedback directly to the engineers and technology experts developing new products and services for the popular online travel site.
Orbitz Labs launches with eight consumer-friend... |
|01/06/14||Winter Resorts, New York and Brazil Are Orbitz Travel Hotspots in 2014|
|The Comeback of Luxury Travel and a Number of Big Sporting Events Will Inspire Travelers in the Year Ahead
CHICAGO, Jan. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 2014 travel hotspots will reflect interest in major sporting events that will drive visitors to winter resorts inspired by the Winter Olympics as well as destinations like New York and Brazil, hosting the Super Bowl and World Cup, respectively. Additionally, the bright outlook for the economy will spur more luxury-style vacations, according to ... |