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In Brief for Nov. 12, 2008

In Brief for Nov. 12, 2008

Are you a big DMC? Special Events Magazine is preparing the fifth edition of our annual "25 Top DMCs" list, which profiles the biggest destination management companies. The article lists unique capabilities, top management and recent noteworthy events. If you want your company to be considered for the list, please click here for the form. Note: This is an editorial feature; it is not advertising and there is no charge to be listed ...

Airlines back off bag fees United Airlines last week canceled its plans to boost fees for a second checked bag to $50 from $25 and said it would discount by 20 percent the cost to check the first bag provided the traveler pays for online during the holiday travel season. Delta said last week it will now charge $15 for the first checked bag and $25 for the second; in July, Delta said it would boost its second checked-bag fee to $50. Lower fuel costs are taking pressure off airlines to shore up revenue, the Wall Street Journal reports ...

Calling all adorable appetizers! If you’re whipping up exceptionally cute hors d’oeuvre, we’d love to hear about them! Please send a message here with the subject “Jan. Food for Fetes” and include a brief description of your appetizer and an image. Thank you!

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