Dr Melody Caramins, Chair of the Genetics Advisory Committee at the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (RCPA), spoke to Channel 10’s The Project last night about the rise and risk of direct to consumer genetic testing.
Australia’s newest travel brand, helloworld, made its debut to travellers today with the launch of a nationwide integrated marketing and advertising campaign.
Rob Gurney, CEO, says helloworld plans to unite the strengths of up to 1,000 locally-owned and operated travel agency businesses with a market leading website to create a true multichannel experience.
Mr. Gurney says that over 200 locations have already opted to join the helloworld travel agent network, with agreements for a further 350 locations in the pipeline.
With an increasing number of Australians researching and booking online, multichannel retailing is a major component of the helloworld strategy.
“Research has shown that today’s travellers want the convenience of online retailing combined with expertise and support of a full service agency. helloworld offers travellers the best of both worlds, so that every step of the journey to their perfect holiday is a pleasurable and hassle-free experience,” says Mr. Gurney.
Click the video to view the first helloworld advert!
Fastway Couriers was featured on last night’s National Nine News discussing the pre-Christmas rush the courier company is encountering. As a result of booming online shopping, Fastway is experiencing a 25% increase in parcel volumes at their two largest depots (Sydney and Melbourne) compared to last year.
SureSave travel insurance has spoken to hundreds of travel agents to find out exactly what customers want from their travel insurance.
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