Orbitz for Business has partnered with Concur to provide their mutual customers with a premier travel booking and expense management solution.
When customers use Orbitz for Business to book travel arrangements on a desktop, tablet or mobile device, the booking information will be directly passed into Concur Expense.
As a result of this integration, an expense report is automatically initiated, which helps employees cut data entry time, increase reporting accuracy and visibility, and helps control and identify fraud.
“This collaboration between Concur and Orbitz for Business is a natural fit – both are industry-leading technology companies that are focused on developing intuitive products that our respective customers choose to use,” said Mark Walton, vice president of strategy and account management at Orbitz for Business.
“Orbitz for Business travelers already have access to a comprehensive supplier inventory and a powerful and easy-to-use booking platform – and our integration with Concur will seamlessly combine two applications that further improve the traveler experience and deliver additional cost savings.” Added Walton.
Orbitz for Business travel bookings are automatically loaded into Concur Expense, which eliminates discrepancies in the data and increases accuracy. With the matching process delivered with Smart Expenses, receipt data is accurate and in-policy. The end result is that the expense report is nearly complete – automatically – by the time a traveler returns from a trip.
“We are excited to be able make this seamless expense reporting option available to joint Orbitz for Business and Concur Expense customers. Travelers will be delighted at the ease of completing their expense reports,” said Charlie Sultan, SVP of Supplier Services for Concur.