Jet2: Five-star success at the Northern Ireland Travel & Tourism Awards »
Jet2.com and Jet2vacanceshad a spectacular evening of success at the 29e Northern Ireland Travel & Tourism Awards, winning FIVE unprecedented awards.
Jet2vacances, the UK’s largest tour operator to destinations across the Mediterranean and the Canary Islands, won the coveted Best tour operator in Europe reward for the sixth consecutive time.
In addition, the Jet2vacances Trade Team has won several awards in recognition of the way the company works and supports independent travel agents. This partnership approach has been essential during the pandemic and the awards recognize it. Jet2vacances won the Better commercial engagement and Best business innovation awards for how the company has supported agents, and Kathryn Davies, Director of Commercial Sales, took home the award Exceptional business support award for his tireless work in supporting independent travel agents.
To crown the success of the event, organized by Northern Ireland Travel News in association with Blue Insurance, Jet2.com won Best airline to Europe for the third time in a row.
Jet2.com and Jet2vacances have been widely praised and praised for their handling of the Covid-19 pandemic, including swiftly and smoothly reimbursing over £ 1.4 billion to customers whose flights or vacations have been canceled. More recently, the two companies were once again awarded with Who? Recommended supplier status for the way they took care of clients and independent travel agents. This summer, the Institute of Customer Service ranked Jet2vacances as the best UK tour operator and Jet2.com as the best UK airline to provide customer service. Last year, Jet2.com and Jet2vacances were classified as the Best travel agencies to provide refunds according to a survey of people interviewed by Money Saving Expert, and the UK Civil Aviation Authority acknowledged Jet2.com as the only UK airline to provide prompt refunds.
With the Northern Ireland executive recently easing travel restrictions, business bookings have risen sharply for the end of the summer season as well as for winter 21/22 and summer 22. Jet2vacances Trade Team has applied its partnership approach to ensure that independent travel agents can capitalize on this demand to successfully grow their business.
Commenting on the awards Alan Cross, Commercial Sales Manager at Jet2vacances, said: “We are extremely proud to once again receive this recognition from the Northern Ireland travel industry. Our entire industry has gone through a very difficult time, but this is no excuse to make the hard life for clients or independent travel agents. We have remained wholeheartedly committed to partnering with independent travel agents in Northern Ireland and supporting them with whatever they need. This strategy has clearly worked, and we are so proud and grateful that our partners have chosen us to win these awards. With travel unlocking and customer confidence growing all the time, we know our cutting edge approach will pay off in retention. the same goes for the brilliant independent travel agents, and we want them to know that we will work just as hard to help them capitalize on the demand that is very present. ”
Independent travel agents can visit: commerce.jet2holidays.com
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