Qantas

Christine Holgate, Alan Joyce

Qantas and Australia Post have signed a seven-year agreement worth more than $1 billion which will give the carrier extra capacity and flexibility to make its parcel deliveries. The new agreement gives Australia Post customers access to Qantas Freight’s dedicated freighter aircraft and priority access to the cargo space on

Sydney,Australia - February 20, 2016: A QANTAS Boeing 737 taxies towards the terminal after landing at the city's airport. QANTAS is the flag carrier for Australia.

Qantas CEO Alan Joyce says the airline is close to offering non-stop flights from to London and New York from the east coast of Australia, thanks in part to advances in cloud computing. Joyce said the new aircraft needed for the long haul are ready and the airline expects to

Sydney based startup Mad Paws – an online marketplace for pet services – has today announced a $5 million series A funding round led by Qantas. Calling themselves “the Airbnb for pets”, Mad Paws connects pet owners with walkers and sitters via its online platform. The Qantas investment includes a

Sydney,Australia - February 20, 2016: A QANTAS Boeing 737 taxies towards the terminal after landing at the city's airport. QANTAS is the flag carrier for Australia.

Qantas has promoted marketer Olivia Wirth to CEO of its loyalty business, while Vanessa Hudson will take on the role of Chief Customer Officer. The changes follow the resignation of current Loyalty CEO Jayne Hrdlicka, who announced her departure from the airline in December last year. WHICH-50 Reader Survey: Help

Sydney,Australia - February 20, 2016: A QANTAS Boeing 737 taxies towards the terminal after landing at the city's airport. QANTAS is the flag carrier for Australia.

Qantas will be the first Australian airline to open an online store on Alibaba’s travel platform, Fliggy. Formerly known as Alitrip, Fliggy is a major direct sales platform for airlines targeting the China market, with more than 20 international carriers running online booking stores. The store is part of Memorandum

Sydney,Australia - February 20, 2016: A QANTAS Boeing 737 taxies towards the terminal after landing at the city's airport. QANTAS is the flag carrier for Australia.

Three years ago were turbulent times for Qantas, as the airline undertook a major transformation programme to restructure cost. Despite the rough ride, the firm never lost sight of its customer while laying the foundation for change. Under the stewardship of chief marketing officer, Stephanie Tully Qantas re-platformed their digital

Qantas credit card

Qantas is venturing further into financial services announcing plans to offer its own platinum credit card, allowing cardholders to earn a high rate of frequent flyer points and exclusive travel benefits. The card, provided by Mastercard and issued by Citi, will be launched by the end of this financial year

For the second time in two years an Australian airline has been targeted by a Facebook competition scam. This time it is Qantas on the receiving end, last time it was stablemate Jetstar. Responding to tweets from @socialmediamons (Nicole Matejic) about the rort, Qantas says it is aware of the problem