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Recognizing that the entire agency community depends on a strong national trade association, Signature Travel Network told its members they will be required to belong to the American Society of Travel Agents, effective Jan. 1. ASTA will be seeking this type of cooperation from more members like Signature, a company that generates more than $6 billion per year in travel sales.