Published on : Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Travelport announced it has renewed a technology services and travel content agreement with BookIt.com, one of the largest privately held online travel companies in the United States.
Through the agreement, Travelport continues as BookIt.com’s preferred and primary travel technology partner providing access to travel content including air, hotel and car rental via its Worldspan platform.
The agreement also provides BookIt.com with multiple strategic solutions including industry leading e-Pricing™, to ensure travelers have the most advanced tools for shopping low fares; Travelport Rapid Reprice™, an automated ticket repricing product, and XML Pro™, a Web Services solution enabling fast and efficient interface with Worldspan and the exchange of structured data.
According to Tom DiBacco, vice president of Business & Finance, BookIt.com, “We made the decision to renew with Travelport because of their ongoing efforts to deliver customized shopping solutions to meet our unique requirements and support our growing business. As a result, Travelport delivers functionality and advanced technology that enables our website and agents to increase productivity and efficiency.”
Scott Hyden, managing director, The Americas, said, “We have a long, strong and successful relationship with BookIt.com. We’re delighted to continue our partnership with them and to continue to deliver the functionality and technology they require to further improve efficiencies, grow and succeed.”