The mobile site is a replica of the existing Avis Singapore website but has been simplified to allow fast and easy booking and also gives customers the ability to check and alter existing bookings.
Functions of the Avis Singapore mobile site include the ability to search for your nearest branch, a calendar view, pricing options, service details, quick checkout and reservation checking and modifying.
The mobile site can be accessed simply by visiting m.avis.com.sg from a mobile device. Here user will be met by two options: "get a quote", or "lookup reservation". On the iPhone or Blackberry, one is given the option to create a web app by adding the site to "my home page", allowing for easy future access to the mobile site.
Joerg A. Kossich, General Managerof Avis Singapore & Asia Business Development Manager, says: "Online trends show how the mobile channel has evolved into a strong and effective sales distribution alternative, particularly for Singapore, which is one of the largest mobile phone communities in the world. Avis continues to keep its commitment in providing its customers with world-class service and innovative products such as a mobile platform like m.avis.com.sg which is definitely a smart solution to fit to our clients' busy lifestyle."
Kossich added that in 2011 direct bookings through the official Avis Singapore website increased significantly and that with a direct mobile solution, a new and more tech-savvy market will be created addressing the needs even of the younger generation.