to Launch Vacation Packages

Cendant said, the company`s recently re-launched leisure travel Web site, will start selling time-share vacation packages sometime this summer.
already allows consumers to purchase vacation rentals on its Web site, but Cendant said its plan is to launch a “packaging engine” that would enable travelers to search for and book packages with airline, rental car and time-share components.

“We don`t believe competitors will have this capability,” said Sam Galeotos, chairman of the board of Trip Network, Cendant`s affiliate consisting of brands and CheapTickets.

Galeotos said will be able to offer inexpensive package deals to consumers by selling brands owned by Cendant—Resort Condominiums International (RCI) and Avis


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