Travel & Leisure

RV makers cater designs to ‘work from anywhere’ demand amid pandemic | Travel

Dean Corrigal of Leisure Travel Vans told Business Insider that between 30% and 40% of emails his company has received come from customers inquiring specifically about the vans’ mobile office capabilities. “It’s a huge amount of first-time buyers sending request emails to us … people that want to work from their RVs are right behind that,” Corrigal said. “I think it’s a huge growing segment, and the longer this COVID-19 thing lasts, the more the RV industry is going to go forward and push in sales.”

Several other RV manufacturers whose products were not previously optimized for the so-called “digital nomad” segment are now altering their new designs or updating previous builds to accommodate remote work. Motorhome maker Winnebago told Business Insider that this means incorporating features such as improved soundproofing, quieter power systems and ergonomic seating.

“Work from home is now one of the big boxes that product development

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Wynn Resorts Stock Can Double in a Year: Fund Manager

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Disclaimer: The author of this idea and the author’s fund had a position in this security at the time of posting and may trade in and out of this position without informing the SumZero community.

Target price: $150.00

Recent price: $75.12

Timeframe: 6 months-1 year

Thesis

Travel and leisure stocks have remained at very depressed levels with most down more than 50% year to date. This is understandable given

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Qatar Airways giving teachers free plane tickets during pandemic

Teachers’ hard work during the pandemic is being rewarded with some much-needed travel and leisure.

Qatar Airways is hoping to celebrate educators everywhere by giving away 21,000 round-trip plane tickets, the airline announced Monday, Oct. 5, on World Teachers’ Day.

Qatar Airways is giving away 21,000 round-trip plane tickets to teachers globally. 

Qatar Airways is giving away 21,000 round-trip plane tickets to teachers globally. 
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Teachers and classroom professionals, including teaching assistants, substitutes, tutors, senior leaders, student counselors and ESL teachers, among other educators across the globe, are eligible to apply for a chance to win by submitting a form on Qatar’s website. The promotion will run through Oct. 8, and those applying must live in a country where Qatar Airways operates direct flights through Doha and submit documentation to prove their employment.

SUBSTITUTE TEACHER SHORTAGES LOOM AMID BACK-TO-SCHOOL 

Educators who register successfully will get an economy class return ticket anywhere on the airline’s network of more than 90 destinations worldwide. They’ll

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Global Ticket Printers Market 2020 Business Outlook with COVID-19 Scenario to 2025

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Oct 04, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
A report added to the huge database of MarketQuest.biz, titled Global Ticket Printers Market 2020 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 presents the historical, current, and future outlook of the market covering key factors responsible for the growth of the market. The report incorporates crucial details about the market including current and future market trends, segmentation, industrial opportunities, and future market scenario considering 2020 to 2025 as forecast years. The report highlights the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats of each g market player in the global Ticket Printers market comprehensive way.

For competitor segment, the report includes global key players of the market as well as some small players: Epson, Stimare, Custom, Fujitsu, Boca Systems, Zebra, Able-systems, Practical Automation, Datamax-O’Neil (Honeywell), Skidata, Aes Aircraft Elektro,

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