Sol Meliá and Telefonica DataCorp Create `SolNet`

Sol Meliá announced a joint agreement with Telefonica DataCorp to create a “SolNet” system.
Representing an investment of over 12 million euros, the system involves connecting the Group`s properties and corporate offices throughout the world and a series of joint sales & marketing activities.
This agreement is part of the Group`s overall “e-transformation” programme which to date includes Sol Meliá`s involvement as a founding member of such e-commerce ventures including Hotelnetb2b, a business-to-business e-commerce portal, AOL Spain, a business-to-consumer portal and the creation of an online travel agency,
The Group is currently focusing on the fourth generation of its company website at portal, and its third generation Intranet.