Thomas Cook unveils store in Chennai


Chennai, December 23rd, 2010: Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. [TCIL], India’s largest integrated travel and travel related financial services company, today unveiled its refurbished branch in Chennai. Mr. Madhavan Menon, Managing Director, TCIL, inaugurated the branch in its new avatar. This branch was refurbished recently to offer not only foreign exchange and Leisure travel services but also other products/services like Foreign Exchange especially for students traveling abroad to study, inward and outward remittances etc. so as to offer customers the complete travel experience. TCIL’s own branches exist in over 180 locations in 72 cities across India, Mauritius and Sri Lanka and TCIL already has a strong Preferred Sales Agent (PSA) network spread across over 100 cities in India.


The attractively blue, white & yellow designed Thomas Cook Store offers consumers complete travel solutions in a warm and comfortable holiday with all corners covered. For example, one can customize their holiday or business package in a relaxed and friendly setting with a well versed staff. This office will now offer in addition to Foreign Exchange - Holiday options (Individual / Group), Travel Insurance, Pre-Paid Forex Cards, Remittance Services, Visa / Passport Services and other travel solutions to customers.


Madhavan Menon, Managing Director, TCIL, said, “We are committed to investing in the longterm growth of travel services across the country by giving our clients more travel options. Now, more than ever, our clients want professional travel advice. This branch will provide our clients with even greater access to our products and services and the opportunity to talk to us about travel solutions that meet their leisure travel and foreign exchange needs."


The Thomas Cook Store is located at Eldorado Building, No.112, Nungambakkam High Road, Chennai - 34. This new Thomas Cook Outlet can be contacted on the following numbers: +91- (044) 64548690.


About Thomas Cook (India) Limited:

Thomas Cook (India) Ltd. is the largest integrated Travel and Travel related Financial Services Company in the country offering a broad spectrum of services that include Foreign Exchange, Corporate Travel, Leisure Travel, and Insurance. The Company has been into Indian operations since 129 years of world-class travel service with offices in over 180 locations in 72 cities. Thomas Cook India is renowned for operating in the following areas of business, namely: Leisure Travel, Corporate Travel Management, MICE, Foreign Exchange, SWIFT Network, Travel Insurance, Credit Cards, Pre- Paid Cards, Life Insurance, Visa and Passport services. For more information please visit


About Thomas Cook Group plc:

Thomas Cook Group plc, UK, is one of the world’s leading leisure travel groups with sales of £8.8 billion, 22.3million customers, 31,000 employees, a fleet of 93 aircraft and a network of over 3,400 owned and franchised travel stores and interests in 86 hotels and resort properties. It operates under five geographic segments in 21 countries, and is number one or two in all its core markets.


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