Travel Distribution Systems News

TravelCLICK and Google improve advertising on GDS

TravelCLICK and Google improve advertising on GDS

24th Jul 2009 Press Release Travel Technology News

TravelCLICK, the leading provider of ecommerce solutions for hotels, today announced a new technology to improve the quality of promotional advertising on select Global Distribution Systems (GDS)—coupled with a new methodology for measuring advertising reach to a travel agent audience that yielded over $8 billion in hotel bookings in 2008.

Travelport GDS signs full content agreement with Finnair

Travelport GDS signs full content agreement with Finnair

13th Jul 2009 Press Release Travel Technology News

Travelport GDS, operating both the Galileo and Worldspan platforms, has announced a new full content agreement with Finnair. The agreement will provide all Travelport GDS-connected travel agents worldwide with access to the Finnish flag carrier’s entire published inventory and fares.

ABVI Switches to Newly Launched GenaRes

23rd Mar 2005 Press Release Travel Technology News

GenaRes Worldwide Reservation Services announced today that Americas Best Value Inn (ABVI) has switched to GenaRes’ central reservations system (CRS), and is now using GenaResÊ for all of its GDS, Internet and voice reservations.Ê

Cendant Distribution Services Acquires Flairview Travel

2nd Apr 2004 Press Release Hotel News

Cendant Corporation today announced that its Travel Distribution Services (TDS) division has acquired Sydney, Australia-based Flairview Travel, a leading online hotel distributor that specializes in the distribution of international hotel content throughout Europe and the Asia Pacific region through its merchant hotel brand, http://www.hotelclub.com/ and its last minute Web site, http://www.ratestogo.com/. Established in 1995, Flairview Travel is one of the market- leading online accommodation providers in the Asia Pacific region, with a rapidly increasing presence throughout Europe. This acquisition enhances Cendant TDS’s growing global travel portfolio, and accelerates the planned international expansion of its online travel offerings. Terms of the cash acquisition were not disclosed, but are not material to Cendant. The transaction is not expected to have a material impact on future company earnings.