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Travelocity reveals the cheapest days to travel

Travelocity reveals the cheapest days to travel

After one of the coldest winters on record, summer-seekers are anxiously awaiting the Memorial Day holiday. According to Travelocity’s newly released Memorial Day 2014 data, the cost of travel is up 4.2% this year, but savvy travelers can still find good deals. The full Memorial Day travel report helps travelers understand which days are the cheapest to fly and the “Price to Beat” for Memorial Day travel.

Expedia and Travelocity ink marketing deal

Expedia and Travelocity ink marketing deal

1st Sep 2013 Travel Technology News

Expedia and Travelocity have entered into an exclusive, long-term strategic marketing agreement, whereby Expedia will power the technology platforms for Travelocity’s existing websites in the US and Canada, while providing Travelocity access to Expedia’s supply and customer services.

BCD Travel acquires Travelocity Business from Travelocity

BCD Travel acquires Travelocity Business from Travelocity

BCD Travel, a top provider of travel management services for businesses globally, today announced it has acquired Travelocity Business from its parent company, Travelocity. Widely known as “TBiz,” the Texas-based TMC ranks among the top 10 travel agencies in North America and, in recent years, has been one of the corporate travel industry’s fastest-growing agencies.

Travelocity updates iphone app with credit card scan technology

Travelocity updates iphone app with credit card scan technology

Travelocity has announced version 4.9 of its iPhone app which is available for free download on the Apple App Store. The 4.9 update features several enhancements, including the implementation of an innovative credit card scan tool that uses the iPhone’s camera to capture and auto-fill the billing information fields to save on-the-go travellers the hassle of typing in numbers.

Travelocity Business adds risk management services for global customers

Travelocity Business adds risk management services for global customers

Travelocity Business announced today it will begin featuring risk management information provided by iJET International, Inc., an industry leading risk management solution provider. iJET’s, global intelligence, technology and response operations will provide peace of mind to Travelocity Business’ travelers by helping them to anticipate and prepare for threats as well as providing access to worldwide response services when required.

Travelocity Business enhances TBiz Chat

Travelocity Business enhances TBiz Chat

Travelocity Business announced that TBiz Chat has gone mobile, allowing business travelers to chat one on one with TBiz agents prior to and during their business trip through the TripCase mobile app. Launched on both Concur and GetThere online booking tools in May 2012, TBiz Chat has proven to be a valuable tool for business travelers with more than 97 percent of respondents saying they will use the product in the future, according to a recent customer satisfaction survey.

Travelocity announces best days to fly for Memorial Day weekend

Travelocity announces best days to fly for Memorial Day weekend

With Memorial Day travel top of mind for travelers, Travelocity today announced the best days to fly for the holiday. Travelocity data shows that travelers looking for a bargain getaway will find savings of up to $191 if they depart the week leading up to Memorial Day and return on Saturday, May 25, while travelers extending their trips past Memorial Day will see a fare increase.