Capita Travel and Events announces the launch of its new taxi booking service. The service is fully integrated with travellers’ rail confirmation emails. Within a few short clicks of the email it allows travellers to book a taxi that automatically coincides with their train arrival time.
Capita Travel and Events announces it is the first agency to offer ‘Virgin Traveller’ loyalty club membership to first class travellers on Virgin Trains routes. The loyalty scheme has been extended to help Capita Travel and Events customers encourage bookings to be made via their contracted agency.
Capita Travel and Events, the multi-specialist travel, accommodation and events agency, has become the latest member of Global Specialist Markets (GSM), a global network of business travel management agencies with partners in over 40 countries world wide.
Capita Travel and Events, the multi-specialist travel, accommodation and events business, has reported a 9% year-on-year increase in economy bookings, as a percentage of long haul air turnover, corresponding with a 9% drop in long haul business class bookings.
Within one week of going live with Capita Travel and Events’ online booking system, 80 per cent of all travel bookings by Nationwide’s employees were made online, as opposed to via a telephone service previously used by the building society.
Capita travel and events has appointed Paul Boyle as chief operating officer. Paul, a recognised leader in the global business travel industry will take up his post from 1st July.