Posted March 27, 2012

Travel Leaders Corporate To Release Reaccommodate And Reprotect App

Travel Leaders Corporate expects within two weeks to launch a smartphone app allowing travelers to easily choose options when flights are canceled or connections missed. It will be available in the Apple, Android and BlackBerry stores. Read More »
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Posted March 13, 2012

TripCase App Back To Normal After Traffic Surge, System Changes Trigger Delays

The responsiveness of Sabre's TripCase itinerary consolidation app has returned to normal after users last week experienced delays due to an unexpected spike in demand, according to a spokesperson. Read More »
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Posted March 8, 2012

How OS Travel Buttons (iTravel, Google Travel) Will Change the Mobile Travel Landscape

It has been nearly 2 years since Apple filed the patent for iTravel, a comprehensive effort to capture the full cycle of travel booking, itinerary management and airport check-in. Last spring, Google ... Read More »
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Posted January 17, 2012

ProcureApp's Clever Compliance Tool

Disclosure: I've served ProcureApp as an unpaid advisor. Procurement folks hate undiscounted spend. They'll love ProcureApp. Why? Because it detects when a buyer (think traveler) has wandered onto a non-approved supplier's website. When that happens, a friendly message pops up. Read More »
Posted January 3, 2012

GUEST: Gillespie Sees A Corporate Travel Management Tipping Point

The following is a guest column by Gillespie's Guide to Travel+Procurement author Scott Gillespie.

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Posted November 30, 2011

Comment: Sabre's TripCase Enabling En-Route Merchandizing

It’s no secret that I am often quite critical of the general state of GDS innovation--specifically, the lack of it. And, not surprisingly, believe I am correct in that general assessment. However, when I see something that stands out from the crowd, it's worth sending out kudos, and the mobile team at Sabre deserves one. Read More »
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Posted November 30, 2011 - Southlake, Texas

Sabre's TripCase Enabling En-Route Merchandizing

Sabre in the March 2012 quarter plans to integrate its Virtually There document delivery product and GetThere Mobile corporate booking site with its TripCase mobile solution, enabling users to book policy-compliant lodging and eventually air travel. The integration also would include a "click-to-call" the travel management company function, enhanced itinerary branding for TMCs and location-aware merchandizing capabilities.

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Posted November 15, 2011

Travel Search Innovation – The Next Breakthrough

My, what a contrast in travel innovation. The first two presenters at today’s PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit were Hipmunk and Evature. Both focus on simplifying the travel search process. Pay attention to the implications for corporate travel. Read More »
Posted November 14, 2011 - Las Vegas

Heavies Get Feisty With Compliance, Mobile And The Travel Manager's Role

Keynote Vote participants Michael Whitesage, founder of Prism Group, and consultant Tom Ruesink; moderator Tony D'Astolfo discuss the issues Read More »
Posted October 31, 2011

TMCs Tinker With Mobile, Struggle With Social

Four travel management company executives speaking on a panel last month at The Beat Live said that while they are struggling with social networking, mobile technology solutions are more palpable. Here's a sampling of what they had to say. Read More »
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