Springfield, Missouri/London, UK. TravelNow.com (NasdaqSC: TNOW), the global travel services company, announced today that it has signed a deal with ClickandGoNow.com, a growing online hotel reservation service in Europe, enabling consumers to access and book online through a worldwide comprehensive database of hotel, airline, cruise, and car rental reservation information. Under the terms of the agreement, TravelNow will access ClickandGoNow’s extensive inventory of net rate hotel rooms.
With increasing demand from consumers and the specific needs of the business traveler, TravelNow.com has recognized the potential of the European marketplace. The strategic alliance with ClickandGoNow.com will create powerful online competition with other travel portals. Through ClickandGoNow.com, TravelNow.com will also be bringing its product to a whole new customer base.
“Although we are one of the leading and fastest growing travel Web sites on the Internet, there is a consistent need for expansion and development. Our relationship with ClickandGoNow.com will help us move forward into the European marketplace,” stated Jeff Wasson, CEO of TravelNow.com. “It has already opened up new opportunities for us.”
Ethel Power, Marketing Director for ClickandGoNow.com, continued, “With TravelNow.com’s help we are now on target to become Europe’s premier online hotel booking service. This development in association with TravelNow is in keeping with our strategy to deliver the maximum choice and value to our customers. Our goals for the next year are very aggressive and we are delighted to confirm that we now have the supply of hotel rooms and the most advanced technology to deliver the optimum service to the global market.”