Travelzoo Surpasses 26 Million Subscribers Worldwide
NEW YORK, Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelzoo Inc. (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global Internet media company, announced today that it has surpassed 26 million subscribers worldwide. Three and a half million subscribers are in Asia Pacific, where Travelzoo is operated independently by Travelzoo (Asia) Limited and Travelzoo Japan K.K. under license agreement.
"There are very few Internet media brands that are able to reach such a large, highly affluent group of travel and leisure enthusiasts," said Chris Loughlin, chief executive officer for Travelzoo. "Enthusiasm for the Travelzoo brand continues in the social and mobile media world; 800,000 fans follow Travelzoo on Twitter and Facebook, and one-third of our traffic now comes from mobile devices."
Travelzoo publishes travel, entertainment and local deals in 11 countries. More than 250 Deal Experts research, evaluate and test deals, only publishing the very best offers. More than one-third of all visits to Travelzoo come from mobile devices, and more than 1.5 million people have downloaded the Travelzoo iPhone and Android apps.
Travelzoo Inc. is a global Internet media company. With more than 26 million subscribers in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific and 25 offices worldwide, Travelzoo® publishes deals from more than 2,000 travel and entertainment companies. Travelzoo's deal experts review offers to find the best deals and confirm their true value. In Asia Pacific, Travelzoo is independently owned and operated by Travelzoo (Asia) Ltd. and Travelzoo Japan K.K. under a license agreement with Travelzoo Inc.
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