Cendant TDS is entering into a distribution relationship with Yahoo! Travel.
The Neat Group, TDS’s private label vacation business, will become the exclusive provider of packaged travel bookings on the Vacations tab at Yahoo! Travel ( http://vacations.travel.yahoo.net ).
This news follows the recent announcement about the launch of RSS Feed technology on Orbitz.com ( http://rss.orbitz.com/ ), featuring the My Yahoo! personal information Web page.
“Our travel businesses will continue to leverage our technology, inventory and customer care to optimize our distribution efforts in the marketplace,” said Mitch Truwit, president and CEO of global consumer travel at Cendant TDS.
“We look forward to the deepening of our relationship with Yahoo! as we work with them to provide their loyal users with comprehensive vacation choices and value-added service,” added Truwit.
p>“We are pleased to offer Cendant’s travel distribution services to our vast audience of discerning users,” said Jasper Malcolmson, director of product development for Yahoo! Travel. “Yahoo! Travel is committed to providing consumers with access to a comprehensive set of content and tools to help them make confident, informed travel decisions.”