Thomas Cook (India) Limited, NSE Symbol: THOMASCOOK, BSE Script Code: 500413, launched a new Gold Circle Partner franchise outlet in Uttar Pradesh.Thomas Cook India’s reach in Uttar Pradesh extends to six consumer access centres: 1 owned branch and 5 Gold Circle Partner (franchise) outlets across Lucknow, Kanpur, Meerut, Ghaziabad and Prayagraj.
Thomas Cook India’s Holiday Readiness Travel Report - Future of Travel post COVID-19 reveals the country’s pent up desire for a vacation: with 64% of respondents choosing a domestic holiday, 36% an international holiday and 41% opting for short-haul destinations.
The new Gold Circle Partner outlet in UP offers consumers travel solutions and travel related financial services, including: International & Domestic Holidays (Group Tours, Personalised holidays, Cruises, etc.), Value Added Services like Travel Insurance; Visa Services, etc.
The new outlet will also offer Thomas Cook India’s Program in partnership with Apollo Clinics and end-to-end COVID-negative certification services.
President & Country Head – Holidays, MICE, Visa, Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., Mr. Rajeev Kale, said, “Uttar Pradesh is a key source market and has been delivering strong growth for our holiday business. Our new Gold Circle Partner franchise outlet located at Prayagraj, offers us significant potential and a viable catchment for a range of consumers: families, business travellers, students, etc.”
He added, “The well-being of our customers is our number one priority and given the current situation, every outlet including our new addition to the Thomas Cook India family, has been fumigated and sanitised professionally as per WHO/ICMR health & safety protocols. Our teams are ready to service customers after undergoing a detailed training programme on health protocols with online health assessments.
In our endeavour to build consumer confidence and offer a safe and stress-free holiday experience we have designed a 3 pronged strategy to help customers stay assured, insured and secured.”