Milestones– The Outstanding Journey



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Some old pics, pulled out from obscurity…

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1949SOTC opened its first office in Mumbai with 5 employees
Over the next 2 decades it established itself as a leading travel agent

1968:  By now it was among the top 10 travel agents in Mumbai

1976:  SOTC pioneered the concept of Group Travel in India and operated its first group of
500   passengers to the USA

1979:  The company celebrated over 500passengers to the US, Singapore and Japan

1997:  The kuoni Group acquired 100%equity in SOTC

2000 :  Kuoni India acquired SITA world Travel

2001 Established a dedicated team of MICE

2002 Launched customised Holidays

2005: The company extended its reach and invested in a franchisee network

2006SOTC entered the Luxury Segment with Kuoni Holidays

2007Kuoni launched Business Travel in partnership with HRG

2011:  Launched BOX Holidays– -off-the-shelf holidays

2012 :  Re-launched Kuoni business Travel

2013:  New Brand Architecture and We are for Holidays; inspired customers
               to stand up for their holidays

2015Launched a brand campaign to prioritise holidays and not be vacation deprived!

2015Kuoni Travel (India) Pvt. Ltd. became a step-down of Fairfax Financial Holdings Group —
                held through two companies, its Indian listed subsidiary–Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. (TCIL),
                and TCIL’s subsidiary Travel Corporation India) Ltd.

2016New Brand Architecture — distinct tag lines for each of the business segments–For Holidays,
               For Incentive Travel, and For Business Travel

2016:  Launched a new Brand Campaign for not to postpone holidays

2017 Entered the e-commerce space with the all-new re-emphasising our
               omni-channel strategy

2017Launched Darshans–Crafted Spiritual Experiences

2018Launched Sales Analytics; launched Forex in Mumbai & Delhi