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Thomas Cook India eyes strong growth in Maharashtra, contributes a significant 20 per cent to overall Thomas Cook India holiday business

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India’s leading integrated travel and travel related financial services company, has identified Aurangabad as one of the high growth markets for its holiday business. In an initiative to leverage this opportunity, Thomas Cook India has strengthened its presence with the opening of a new Gold Circle Partner (GCP) franchise outlet at Hotel Amarpreet Square, Jalna Road. The outlet was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Dinesh Rathi, Managing Director, Rajuri Steels – Jalna in the presence of Ashish Gupta, Regional Manager – Leisure Travel – Maharashtra & Goa, Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. and Shreyas Khapre, General Manager – Leisure Travel, Thomas Cook (India) Ltd.

Thomas Cook India’s distribution and reach in Maharashtra extends to 42 consumer access centres: 21 owned branches and 21 Gold Circle Partner (franchise) outlets.

The new Gold Circle Partner outlet at Jalna Road in Aurangabad offers consumers end-to-end travel solutions with a bouquet of travel and travel related financial services, including: International & Domestic Holidays (Group Tours, Personalised holidays, Cruises, etc.), Value Added Services like Travel Insurance; Visa Services, etc.

Rajeev Kale, President & Country Head Leisure Travel & M.I.C.E, Thomas Cook (India) Limited said, “Maharashtra contributes a significant 20 per cent to our overall Thomas Cook India holiday business. One of the key markets driving this growth is the city of Aurangabad showcasing over 25 per cent YoY growth in demand. The new GCP outlet at Hotel Amarpreet Square, Jalna Road, is situated at a prime locality with an attractive catchment of segments- across families, business professionals and students.”