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08/11/2020

Does Thomson Holidays still exist?

Does Thomson Holidays still exist?

Is Thomson Holidays still operating? Thomson Holidays was rebranded as TUI in 2017. The TUI Group is an Anglo-German tourism and travel company which Thomson became a part of in 2000.

What happened to Thomson Holidays?

The biggest travel company in Britain has ditched the name it has had for more than half a century. From this morning, Thomson rebrands as TUI, the firm of which it is part. The company says: “As of today the Thomson brand changes to become TUI with a remit to continue to modernise the way the nation holidays.”

Are TUI shops open?

TUI stores are reopening some shops on July 6, it has announced. It will mean the travel agent will be able to help customers with any questions they may have about existing bookings and future holidays. It will also give people the opportunity to talk to staff face-to-face and try and resolve any issues.

Is TUI closing down?

The move follows the closure of 166 Tui shops announced in July 2020 which affected up to 900 jobs. Both decisions were made after the pandemic sped up a shift to people making online holiday bookings. Tui will have 314 High Street retail stores remaining following the closures.

Are Thomson and TUI the same?

19 September 2017 – The UK’s leading travel company kicked off its name change campaign to highlight that Thomson is changing to TUI with a new TV ad debuting during ITV’s flagship Saturday night programme the X Factor.

Who took Thomson Holidays?

TUI
People will now notice changes on the high street from this week as our 600+ stores shift from Thomson to TUI.

Are TUI call Centres open?

If you have any questions or queries while you’re away, you can contact a rep digitally through our TUI Guest Experience Centre which is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Which TUI stores are closing 2020?

TUI, which has a number of branches in Gwent, is planning to close 48 more retail stores in the UK….Tui branches in Gwent:

  • Abergavenny: Frogmore Street.
  • Blackwood: Market Place.
  • Caerphilly: Castle Street.
  • Cwmbran: South Walk.
  • Cwmbran: Tudor Road.
  • Ebbw Vale: Bethcar Street.
  • Newport: Commercial Street.
  • Newport: Spytty Road.

Why are TUI stores still closed?

Tui plans to shut 48 of its 362 branches due to the “unprecedented pressure” on the high street as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

When did Thomson rebrand to TUI?

When did TUI become TUI?

In 2000 it acquired Thomson Travel and in 2002 bought Hapag Lloyd, which itself owned the travel firm TUI (formerly Touristik Union International), and renamed itself TUI AG. In June 2014 TUI AG and TUI Travel announced the two companies would be merged.