One Stop Shop group the emerging player in travel domain has selected Galileo as Global distribution System (GDS) provider.
Galileo is the official distributor of InterGlobe Technology Quotient (ITQ) in India which provides leading edge products and innovative ideas with computerized reservations systems to travel companies .This collaboration will benefit One Stop Shop services with efficient back end solutions. Galileo provides business friendly travel products which will categorically drive customers and strengthen market position of OSS group.
Galileo India Ceo quoted, “We are glad to alliance with Onestopshop(OSS) group which is India’s leading travel portal in rendering flight booking and rail ticketing services to customers. OneStopShop since its inception has projected itself to be one of the most customer centric brands in the country. As we exist globally, We are committed to offer quality services as our travel product will provide OneStopShop the right platform to focus on customer’s requirement both here in India and abroad.”
Subhash Jewria CEO, OSS group said, “We are pleased to work with Galileo as this strategic partnership will provide us direct access to travel functionality. Its also an important step towards entering in B2C space which will enhance our customer relationship and can diversify into different market segment to grow our business immensely”
The tourism market is flourishing in India and has grown significantly in the last five years. According to market research agency report, One Stop Shop currently holds a larger market share in travel industry and market analyst expects rapid business growth of OSS group in coming years. One Stop Shop offers wide range of travel products and would like to explore new avenues by penetrating into rural market. Indian consumer demands are changing expeditiously as they need timely and cost effective service so to meet their demands OneStopShop group is striving for customer satisfaction.
Galileo, one of Travelport’s GDS business brands, is officially distributed by InterGlobe Technology Quotient (ITQ) in India and Sri Lanka. Galileo commenced operations in India in 1994 and over the past 15 years, ITQ has extended Galileo’s network to over 333 cities with 21 dedicated offices. Galileo has more than 11,500 agency terminals with 19 service centres and 11 training centres across India.
Galileo’s global distribution services and commitment to partnership is aimed at reducing operating costs whilst increasing efficiency and revenues for travel agencies, corporations and travel suppliers. Galileo provides global distribution system services for the travel industry through its computerised reservations systems, leading-edge products and innovative, Internet-based solutions. Galileo is a value-added aggregator of travel inventory, dedicated to supporting its customers and, through them, expanding choices for travellers worldwide.
Participating in the Galileo GDS are 385 airlines, 25 car rental companies, 87,000 hotel properties, 400+ cruise lines and tour operators. The system can handle 1.5 billion messages a day, stores more than 4 billion airfares and books around 320 million air segments, 24 million hotel bookings and 19 million car rental bookings annually.
Galileo has been recognised as the “Best GDS” by TravelWeekly Awards in 2008 & 2007.