Daily Archives: September 24, 2012

Y-Axis Overseas Career launches X! Travel Club

HYDERABAD: As part of its travel experience, integration strategy to serve multi needs, city-based career and immigration consultant Y-Axis Overseas Careers today announced the launch of X! Travel Club, a multi-brand one-stop overseas travel consulting store here.

X! Travel Club – offers ” X! Tailor-Made Holidays” which are personalised Holiday packages that allows customers to express what they want to experience and XTC would create a holiday package from start to finish, Xavier Augustin, Co-Founder of X! Travel Club told reporters.

Unlike typical packages there are no deadlines, no deposits and not many conditions. The holiday is created around the central assumption that every client’s travel needs are different and unique. Even if a couple is travelling, both of them have their own tastes and preferences and would like a holiday where both can enjoy, he added.

Y-Axis is upbeat about its new X! Travel Club concept specifically targeted to the Indian ‘Customised Travel’ Class with its Multi Brand format. With an expected 50 million Indians opting to travel abroad by 2020 from the current level of 16 million, X! Travel Club expects substantial customer footprints for its services, Xavier said.

Y-Axis plans to expands this service in 8 cities in the next 18 months, he added.

PTI

September 21, 2012

http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2012-09-21/news/34002337_1_travel-club-holiday-packages-overseas-travel

Y-Axis to invest Rs 20 cr for expansion

Y-Axis, a Hyderabad-based overseas career consultant, is planning to invest Rs 20 crore to expand its operation across India over the next 12 months.

Launching its X! Travel Club, a multi-brand one-stop overseas travel consulting travel store, at Hyderabad, Sabina Xavier, co-founder and chief operating officer of Y-Axis, said, “We have lined up investments to set up eight such stores across the country over the next 12-18 months, and to increase our brand presence through aggressive advertising and marketing.”

The projects will be funded through internal accruals, she told Business Standard.

X! Travel Club focuses on building strengths in providing new experiences like yachting, golf, cruise holidays, caravans, around the world across Singapore, Malyasia,Thailand, Dubai, Egypt, London, Istanbul, etc. “We are upbeat about the new travel club concept that is targeted at the Indian customised travel class,” she said.

“With an expected 50 million Indians opting to travel abroad by 2020 from the current level of 16 million, the travel club expects substantial customer footprints for its services,” said.

Currently, Y-Axis s operational across 20 company owned office in India with 500 trained travel experts. Currently, it gets travel related 20,000 enquiries per month.

Itishree Samal

September 21, 2012

http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/y-axis-to-invest-rs-20-cr-for-expansion-/187867/on