Thomas Cook Group Plc history, profile and history video
Thomas Cook Group Plc provides leisure travel services. It offers its holiday services through its network of travel stores, websites, and call centers. The company’s principal brands include Thomas Cook, Airtours, Neckermann, Condor, Ving, Direct Holidays, and Sunquest. Thomas Cook Group was founded on June 19, 2007 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.“
“Thomas Cook Group History
Thomas Cook is the world’s best-known name in travel, thanks to the inspiration and dedication of a single man. Thomas Cook began his international travel company in 1841, with a successful one-day rail excursion at a shilling a head from Leicester to Loughborough on 5 July. From these humble beginnings Thomas Cook launched a whole new kind of company – devoted to helping Britons see the world.
Today, Thomas Cook Group plc is one of the world’s leading leisure travel groups, with sales of over £9 billion and more than 20 million customers. The group is supported by c.27,000 employees and operates from 17 countries. It is number one or two in all its core markets. Thomas Cook’s vision is to deliver trusted, personalised holiday experiences through our high-tech, high-touch strategy. We will be there for our customers wherever, whenever and however they want to connect with us.”
*Information from Forbes.com and Thomascookgroup.com
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