ATLANTA, GA — November 21, 2017 — Travelport (NYSE:TVPT), the leading Travel Commerce Platform has announced a new global agreement with long-standing strategic partner TTS, a global leading player in the development of innovative solutions for the travel and tourism industry. A member of the Travelport Developer Network, TTS work with Travelport to develop technology solutions for travel agents, consolidators and corporations.
Following this new multi-year agreement, Travelport will secure exclusivity to the development of Travelport Mobile Agent (TMA), powering agent performance and creating a path to better ways of working remotely by providing its agency customers with frictionless, mobile access to Travelport platform. Offering real-time access to travel content from over 400 airlines, 650,000 hotel properties and over 35,000 car rental locations, agents can benefit from intelligent, fast and accurate searching beyond just rate and availability, anytime and from anywhere.
Anne Bromley Corporate Director, Travel Bureau commented: “Customer service is key and in today’s fast paced world and Travelport Mobile Agent allows instant access to our booking and data, 24/7, enabling us to extend our service proposition and increase customer satisfaction.”
Mark Feldman CEO, Ziontours added: “What I truly enjoy about TMA is both the ease and rapid response of the system. Utilizing a large variety of tools, it gives me the confidence to manage all of my reservations no matter where or what I am doing.”
With TTS products prominently featured in the Travelport Marketplace, e-commerce store for Travel Solutions from Travelport and our approved developers, agency customers can select from a range of products covering all aspects of agency operations, helping to improve productivity, allow for additional services and create new revenue streams. Furthermore, this global agreement provides access to the entire TTS product portfolio including:
- TTS Consolidator – a solution that optimizes and simplifies the consolidation business by automating the processes between a consolidator agency (IATA) and its subagents.
- TTS Corporate –a corporate booking tool focusing on the SME market that enables travel agencies to provide corporate travellers with a cost effective B2B solution which incorporates the value of branded fares and ancillaries.
- TTS WebAgent – a solution that provides web-based GDS access for laptops and desktops.
- TTS WeBook – an Internet booking engine, easy to integrate with any website or Facebook page that allows travel agencies to offer online flight booking to their customers.
Rui Figueiredo, COO of TTS added: “We are very excited to take the relationship with Travelport to a new level and combine efforts towards the common goal of providing travel agents with the best possible technology. TTS has worked exclusively with Travelport for the past six years and building on the success of Travelport Mobile Agent, this global agreement enables Travelport’s customers to benefit from our complete portfolio of indispensable solutions that help solve problems that travel agents face every day by using simple and user-friendly technology.”
Marcin Pilarski, VP Product and Marketing, Travelport commented: “We are delighted to announce the continued agreement with TTS. As a leading travel commerce platform, Travelport recognizes the importance of TTS products which address some of the unique needs of our global customers, allowing them to thrive and maximize travel performance in today’s competitive marketplace. Travelport Marketplace attracts over 33,000 unique visitors each month and 2,000 agencies regularly shop and use the personalised solutions curated to their own needs. This agreement shows the ongoing commitment from a key strategic partner who shares our technology vision and values.”