Special report: TUI and First Choice merger

Travel giants TUI and First Choice have merged to form TUI Travel.

The new group will comprise 200 brands worldwide, 30 million customers from at least 20 source markets, a fleet of 155 aircraft in Europe and nearly 3,600 retail shops in the UK, Ireland and continental Europe.

The two companies announced plans to merge just over a month after a similar deal between their rivals MyTravel and Thomas Cook.

Links to news, opinion and analysis on the TUI and First Choice merger are listed below.


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