TUI Travel Plc
TUI Travel Plc is an international tour operator. The company business is organized into four business sectors: Mainstream, Accommodation & Destinations, Specialist & Activity and Emerging Markets. The Mainstream sector consists of three regions: Northern, Central Europe and Western Europe. The Northern region comprises the distribution, tour operating businesses and airlines in the UK & Ireland, Canada, the Nordic Countries and the Hotels division comprising hotel management companies and joint ventures in hotel assets. The Central Europe region comprises the distribution, tour operating businesses and airline in the source markets of Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Poland. The Western Europe region comprises the distribution, tour operating businesses and airline in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Southern Europe and the Moroccan based airline, Jet4You. The Specialist & Activity sector operates under six divisions: Adventure, Education, Marine, North American Specialist, Sport and Specialist Holidays Group. The Accommodation & Destinations Sector sells and provides a range of services in destinations to tour operators, travel agents, corporate clients and direct to the consumer worldwide. The Emerging Markets sector is a growing portfolio of travel businesses, currently focusing on the specific source markets of Russia and Ukraine. TUI Travel was founded on January 29, 2007 and is headquartered in Crawley, the United Kingdom.