~ Travel Tours, the leisure travel brand of FCM Travel Solutions launch their fourthretail store inPune, taking the overall footprint to 37storesacross India~
~A move to increase strategic outreach in Pune and neighbouring locations~
July 17, 2019, Pune:Travel Tours, the leisure travel brand of FCM Travel Solutions - Indian subsidiary of Flight Centre Travel Group Australia, further expanded its presence by inaugurating its ninth retail store in Maharashtra and the fourth in Pune. The store was inaugurated by Mr. ShantilalSuratwala - Ex Mayor - Pune and Mr. Bhanupratap Barge - Asst. Commissioner of Police - Pune who were the chief guests on the occasion along with Mr. Ashish Chitnis, AVP & Head of Operations & Distribution, Travel Tours.
The opening of the store marks Travel Tours’ reach to 37 stores across India, out of which 9 are now located in Maharashtra. Considering the ever-growing demand from travel enthusiasts and trends witnessed across the travel sector for Leisure Travel, the services offered include Domestic and International Flights, Customised and Group Holidays, Hotels, Car Transfers, Visa, Cruise vacations, Honeymoon packages, Adventure holidays and much more. The store which is located at 107, 1st floor, Mohite Paradise, Sinhagad Road, Pune is spread over 450 sq. feet.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. ShantilalSuratwala, Ex-Mayor - Pune said, “It gives me immense pleasure to be a part of the Travel Tours’ store launch. Being a Punekar, I have witnessed how both the city and the lifestyle of citizens have transformed over the years. Punekars are now travelling more often than before and the timing of the new store launch is just apt.”
Speaking about the launch, Mr. Bhanupratap Barge, Asst. Commissioner of Police – Pune said, “The launch of Travel Tours’ fourth store in Pune definitely augurs well as many Punekars are willing to explore new destinations and the new store will benefit travel enthusiasts from Pune and nearby regions significantly for their leisure travel needs.”
Speaking about the expansion, Mr. Anand Menon, Brand Leader, Travel Tours, Leisure Travel Brand of FCM Travel Solutions said, “Pune is one of our prime markets and we have witnessed an upsurge in demand from the cultural capital of the Maharashtra. The city is growing with a rise in industries, start-ups and business opportunities, and the centrally located SInhagad Road is an ideal location for our new store. Pune continues to be our focus as we have observed leisure travel demand for domestic as well as international destinations increase at 20% year-on-year. At Travel Tours we offer unbeatable travel deals and our expert travel consultants plan customized holidays to any destination with their personal recommendation and tips, and thus help in creating life defining experiences. We curate packages that are tailor-made according to our client’s requirements and we empower our consultants to take quick and independent decisions about discounts and services that we have to offer.”
Travel Tours’ current footprint extends to a total of 37 stores across Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Pune, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Agra, Nagpur, Nashik, Aurangabad, Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat, Anand, Hyderabad, Coimbatore, Trivandrum, and Kochi via a combination of owned branches and newly opened franchise outlets.
Services at Travel Tours Include:
Store Location:107, 1st floor, Mohite Paradise, Sinhagad Road, Pune
Contact Details: +91 9011472794
About Travel Tours:
Travel Tours is the flagship leisure travel brand of FCM Travel Solutions. Known for its range of customized travel offerings, Travel Tours promises ‘unbeatable’ services both in pricing and quality. Currently, there are 37 Travel Tours stores across all leading cities in India – Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Cochin, Chennai, Kolkata and Anand among other cities.
Travel Tours has been formed by bringing together Travel Tours, a strong brand in South India which has been in existence since 1977 and the erstwhile Flight Shop, well-known in North and West India.
Visit us at http://www.traveltours.in
About FCM Travel Solutions:
FCM Travel Solutions is the business travel partner of choice for large national, multinational and global corporations, worldwide. Winner of the World's Leading Travel Management Company Award at the WTM for eight consecutive years (2018-2011), FCM Travel Solutions is ranked as one of the top five travel management companies.
FCM is transforming the business of travel through its empowered and accountable people who deliver 24/7 service and are available either online or offline. Leveraging FCM's negotiating strength and supplier relationships in conjunction with tailored business travel programs, its expertise is delivered to clients where it matters most.
Visit us at http://www.in.fcm.travel/
About Flight Centre Travel Group:
Established in the early 1980s, Flight Centre Travel Group, headquartered in Australia, is one of the world’s largest travel companies. Listed on the Australian Stock Exchange, FCTG today has an annual turnover of more than 20 billion AUD. The group has company-owned operations in 14 countries and a corporate travel management network that spans more than 90 countries employing more than 20,000 people globally and has over 40 brands under its portfolio.
The 6000 crore Indian arm, registered in India as FCM Travel Solutions, is one of the top travel companies in India that operates an extensive portfolio of corporate and retail travel brands including FCM Travel Solutions and Corporate Traveller (corporate travel management), Travel Tours (leisure travel), FCM MICE (incentive travel and events) Travel Money India (foreign exchange), FCM InComing (Inbound travel) and Travel Air Representations (travel trade representations).