T2-Global.com has formed a long-term travel distribution and e-commerce
alliance with global travel technology provider Worldspan. The newly
launched T2-Global.com storefront serving U.S. travel buyers, and
portals scheduled to go live in 15 more countries this year, all employ
Worldspan’s industry-leading travel shopping, booking, transaction
processing and electronic ticketing services. Global airfares from
hundreds of airlines worldwide are also supplied by the Worldspan global
distribution system (GDS).
“Our mission is to deliver the fastest, easiest and most rewarding
online travel buying experiences, and for this we need the strengths and
proven track record of the global leader in Web-based travel
e-commerce,” said T2-Global.com Senior Vice President George Gelsky.
“Partnering with Worldspan enables us to provide travellers with access
to competitive airfares worldwide, along with the unrivalled low-fare
shopping technology to retrieve, book and ticket the best fares in
“T2-Global.com offers a friendly, state-of-the-art travel Web site and
we are confident they will build solid appeal among travellers in every
country they serve,” said Jay Rein, Worldspan vice president -
e-Commerce. “Worldspan is delighted to have a role in T2-Global.com’s
Worldspan e-PricingSM technology gives shoppers at T2-Global.com
substantial power to shop low fares among millions of airfares, and
advanced options to shop for the lowest available fares based on
flexible dates and destinations.
T2-Global.com launched its U.S. portal in January. In 2007, sites will
be introduced to serve travel buyers in Germany, the United Kingdom and
other European countries, as
well as in Brazil, the Middle East and Asia. All portals will feature
the most advanced Internet booking engine (IBE) technology, and support
multiple languages and currencies.
T2-Global.com (www.t2-global.com) is an independent, privately owned
company registered in the UK with subsidiary operating companies in
Hamburg, Germany; Dallas, Texas; Spain; and Dubai. T2-Global.com is
dedicated to providing state-of-the-art travel e-commerce services to
business and leisure travellers worldwide.