The latest news from our business
1 September 2015
Capgemini re-appoints Capita Travel and Events as sole meetings and events agency
Capita Travel and Events has been re-appointed as the sole agency for Capgemini’s UK meeting and events activity for the next two years. The contract for the annual £1.2 million spend includes all aspects of live event management, delegate experience and logistics.
14 August 2015
Capita Travel and Events confirms Cyber Essentials Accreditation
Capita Travel and Events has gained Cyber Essentials, the accreditation of a government-backed scheme to help organisations protect themselves and customers against common cyber attacks.
19 February 2015
Increased focus on total cost of meetings and trips says Capita Travel and Events
Capita Travel and Events has revealed key trends in its UK meetings data with the publication of a benchmark report, Meetings at the Heart of Travel. With strategic meetings management growing in strength in the UK there is an increasing appetite for organisations to be able to compare their own meetings policy, delegate rates and other meetings trends with the wider market.
29 May 2014
Capita Travel and Events wins place on public sector events framework
Capita Travel and Events has been awarded a position on a framework to provide events planning, delivery and related services for the public sector. The two year agreement, estimated to be worth between £40m and £50m, will provide central government departments, their arms-length bodies and the wider public sector, with event services.
6 May 2014
First class doesn’t have to be frivolous says Capita Travel and Events
Capita Travel and Events has revealed that despite the market reduction in first class rail travel for business, travellers are still using this class of travel but they’re travelling cheaper by booking smarter.
10 April 2014
Event health and safety expertise essential says Capita Travel and Events
More event managers expect and need health and safety expertise from their agencies, according to Capita Travel and Events. It claims that in the age of the Corporate Manslaughter Act, health and safety expertise in events is now an essential part of the event industry’s continued growth.
4 February 2014
Capita Travel and Events drives innovation with taxi service
Capita Travel and Events announces the launch of its new taxi booking service. The service is fully integrated with travellers’ rail confirmation emails. Within a few short clicks of the email it allows travellers to book a taxi that automatically coincides with their train arrival time.
30 January 2014
Capita Travel and Events announces agency first with Virgin Traveller
Capita Travel and Events announces it is the first agency to offer ‘Virgin Traveller’ loyalty club membership to first class travellers on Virgin Trains routes. The loyalty scheme has been extended to help Capita Travel and Events customers encourage bookings to be made via their contracted agency.