Fast Facts Sheet
MTS Globe is the biggest independently owned incoming company in Europe. Our network includes 65 destination offices in 15 countries in and around the Mediterranean Sea, the Black Sea, the Arabian Gulf, the Atlantic Ocean and Mexico´s Caribbean Coast.
Since its foundation in 1967, MTS Globe has built up a strong market presence in 24 source markets in Europe and North America. It serves over 5 million customers with 23 million overnights per year in over 10,000 hotels.
250 clients have chosen MTS Globe as their preferred destination partner. They enjoy a superior degree of satisfaction because of reliable and high service levels, as well as customized solutions, advanced technological integration, individual attention to each customer, best quality/price ratios due to large purchasing volumes and synergies based on a strong international network.
900 employees from 25 nationalities, a strong team of local shareholder partners, combined with central experts for operational, commercial and technological support ensure a superior value for all MTS Globe clients.
The MTS Globe vision is to continue expanding the network and create new business models in a continuously changing distribution environment. An expansion based on satisfied clients, true partnerships with customers as well as hotel suppliers, and visionary IT solutions.
1967 Foundation as Destination Management Company in Spain under the name of Viajes de la Luz for Belgian and French tour operator customers
1989 First extension of source markets with the acquisition of tour operator customers in Germany and Holland
1990 First international expansion to Greece
1991 Expansion to Portugal
1993 Expansion to Tunisia and Bulgaria
1996 Formation of sun and beach incoming agency network under the brand MTS Mediterranean Travel Service
1997 Expansion to Morocco
1998 Foundation of Axis Data as in-house provider of incoming agency technology
2001 For the first time 1 million clients handled per year. Expansion to Turkey
2002 Roll-out of incoming agency technology for city business
2003 Expansion to Egypt
2005 Roll-out of incoming agency technology for online transactions with dynamically packaging tour operator customers. Entry into the UK market
2007 Expansion to the Cape Verde Islands
2010 Expansion to Italy
2011 Expansion to Cyprus and Malta
2014 Roll-out of fourth generation incoming agency and hotel trading systems. MTS Globe handles for the first time over 4 million clients
2015 Company Rebranding
2016 Expansion to Mexico, Croatia and United Arab Emirates
65 destination offices in 15 countries.
Strong presence in 24 source markets
in Europe & North America.
It serves over 5 million customers
23 million overnights per year in 10,000 hotels.
250 clients have chosen MTS Globe as their preferred destination partner.
900 employees from 25 nationalities