Travel & Transport: the road ahead

Our services in Travel and Transportation range from consulting on asset-based strategy development and business process optimisation through to implementation support in major change initiatives, management of sustainability and safety issues. We operate side by side in our clients' markets and provide in depth analysis.

New sales systems, liberalisation, the emergence of new business models, the integration of supply chains and the formation of alliances are currently the key trends to which companies must respond - these changes mean that corporate strategies must be innovative and pragmatic. Arthur D. Little specialises in [...]

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Viewpoints04 October 2017

A tipping point in airport-industry economics: securing profits in uncertain times

Arthur D. Little explores how airports must adapt their business models

At a time when the airport industry has never been so attractive, Arthur D. Little explores how airports must deal with fundamental disruptions in their business models. This calls for strong CxO focus and bolder and faster moves to [...]

Viewpoints08 September 2017

Digital platforms in freight transportation

A true industry disruptor?

The wind of change is blowing strongly in transportation & logistics. Digitization is in full swing: it is opening a whole portfolio of new opportunities to reduce costs, differentiate product offerings and redefine business models. [...]

Viewpoints08 June 2017

China’s commercial aircraft take-off

Arthur D. Little looks at the recent development of the Chinese commercial aircraft industry

For the global aeronautical industry, China represents the largest commercial opportunity of the coming 10 years, and the biggest competitive threat for the decades to follow. Arthur D. Little reviews the development of the Chinese [...]

Viewpoints28 February 2017

The ultimate battle in the sky – reinventing the long-haul travel experience

Arthur D. Little explores the future development of long-haul air travel

Since the mid 2000s the air-transport industry has been in an era of hyper-competition. Medium-haul has been irreversibly disrupted, and the sector has become a mass-market industry. Now airlines are preparing for the next battle in the [...]

Press Releases17 November 2014

Arthur D. Little’s new report identifies strategic directions to address China’s urban mobility challenges

China urbanization is leading to huge mobility challenges.  Looking ahead, Chinese cities will become more urban at a higher speed than most cities around the world, with 77% of its population living in cities by 2050. Such [...]

Press Releases07 August 2014

Arthur D. Little says mobile ticketing can increase ease-of-use if transport operators make right decisions

In today’s era of increasing mobility, multi-modal transport platforms are increasing in importance and passengers are expecting more convenient ticketing options. Airlines have already embraced mobile boarding passes and are now taking [...]

Press Releases24 January 2014

Arthur D. Little and the UITP identify 25 imperatives to enable cities to cope with future mobility challenges

Global consultancy Arthur D. Little, together with its partner the UITP – The International Association of Public Transport – identifies three strategic directions and 25 imperatives for cities to consider to better shape the future [...]

Press Releases16 December 2013

Future of Urban Mobility ranking shows most cities are still badly equipped for tomorrow’s mobility challenges and identifies strategic recommendations

The new version of the ‘Future of Urban Mobility’ study includes an update of Arthur D. Little’s Urban Mobility Index, assessing the world’s cities in terms of mobility maturity and performance and together with the International [...]