For corporate travel of large companies and organizations, travel management companies (TMCs), online booking engines (OBEs) and global distribution systems (GDS). Corporate travel solutions for companies to integrate the professional versions in their managed travel processes, and online as well as offline total trip solutions for the business travel industry.
For consumer travel platforms, online travel agent (OTA) portals and meta-search websites:
Solutions to integrate door-to-door travel planning into the existing offering.
For events and event organizers: Solutions to integrate on your “how to find us” webpage enabling your visitors to better find your event.
For companies and institutional websites: Solutions to integrate on your “how to find us” webpage enabling your visitors to better find your company / institution.
For small and mid-size companies and organizations (SMEs):
Business travel solutions for companies to integrate the professional versions in their unmanaged travel processes.
Entire route planning for the end-to-end journey (E2E) / door-to-door journey (D2D)
I.e. supporting address-to-address search for any A to B trip as opposed to point-to-point travel (P2P) only between hubs like airports and train stations.
Multimodal travel / multimode travel / intermodal / comodal
I.e. joined-up travel considering air, rail and road and their many combinations.
I.e. costs taken to include overall travel time, carbon footprint, productivity and others as well as overall travel fare.
E.g. meeting optimizer/meeting planner and accommodation optimizer.
Integration with the relevant end-to-end processes
Planning & booking services, account management, payment & expense management, service optimization in corporate travel and search to booking through the relevant provider in consumer travel.
Total Trip Management (TTM)
I.e. all of the above – Total Trip Planning (TTP) – plus the integration with managed travel processes.
Second Generation Travel Search
I.e. all of the above plus the integration with consumer travel and travel meta-search.
In summary, holistic trip planning covers the full door-to-door travel story and multimodality as well as the multi-criteria aspect and general notion of travel cost (including time, productivity and carbon footprint as well) plus end-to-end processes, from planning & booking services to payment & expenses management.
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