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TRAVELSCAPE.COM AND ENCOMPASS PARTNER TO PROVIDE USERS THE MOST COST-EFFECTIVE AND RELEVANT TRAVEL B, the online travel site that guarantees the best discounts in air and hotel reservations, today announced the seemless integration of its website into the Encompass Internet browser. The agreement makes the preferred travel provider of Encompass Inc., a company committed to creating the most rewarding experience possible on the web, particularly for new users; it also solidifies’s position as the premier discount travel provider on the Internet today.

“We welcome the opportunity of becoming the online travel provider of choice for Encompass,” said Tim Poster, founder and CEO of “’s ability to allow users to shop for the best discount travel options, along with its quick and simple booking process, demonstrates the commitment of Encompass to make the Internet a more rewarding experience for all users.”

The Encompass browser is custom-designed to meet the needs of the growing number of new Internet users. Based on the state-of-the art technology and standards of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, it is the default browser on six of the top ten largest computer manufacturers’ new personal computers being sold today. Encompass provides instant, no-cost, no-obligation access to the Internet, as it guides users to the best and most relevant sites.


“Making an integral feature of our Encompass browser provides our users instant and easy access to the most cost-effective and user-friendly travel booking site on the Web today,” said John Wilcutts, CEO and President of Encompass. “By providing this service, we further our goal of offering the most relevant and enjoyable online experience to our customers.”