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Here’s the latest round up of some of the stories that have caught our eye during the last week from our key trade media.

Just click on the headlines below to find out more about each story.

Travel Forward hails successful launch

The Caterer
UKHospitality supports plans to reduce planning red tape
Sustainable street food project planned for Wandsworth
Marriott renames loyalty programme Bonvoy

Luxury Italian Brands Fashion Travel Experiences 
Skift’s First-Ever Wellness Megatrends
Business Travel Mobility Becomes Focus for Lyft
Premier Inn Owner Looks to Put Pressure on Independent Hotels

Travel Weekly
Babble talks up commitment to UK travel trade
Transport secretary offers reassurance over post-Brexit flights
Edge has attracted younger cruises to Celebrity Cruises
Winter sun breaks on the rise, Abta finds

Phocus Wire
On The Beach makes NDC direct connection with Emirates to assist long-haul push
From investors to incubators – a look inside the vast travel startup ecosystem
How cognitive technologies might evolve in travel in 2019
Airline mobile app usage is on the rise, bike and scooter apps freewheeling

You can also have a look at   Travel and Hospitality industry news round up, 11th January 2019  and Travel and Hospitality industry news round up, 14th December 2018 because knowledge is power.