Travel and Transport and TRIPBAM announce international partnership

July 9, 2019 Chantel Windeshausen

Travel and Transport
2120 South 72nd Street
Omaha, NE 68124
402.290.9975
Contact: Chantel Windeshausen,
Senior Director, Global Marketing

 

OMAHA, (Neb.)  July 9, 2019 – Travel and Transport and TRIPBAM have today partnered to provide global hotel re-shopping and analytics for business travel programs amid both companies’ ambitious international growth plans.

The agreement encompasses Travel and Transport’s wholly-owned locations in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany and Switzerland.

Dallas-based TRIPBAM is a growing hotel shopping, benchmarking and analytics service, using technology that re-shops existing hotel bookings to find cheaper rates or alternatives, providing an average saving of more than $100 per booking. Savings can be found on the original property booked, or by including nearby properties or “clusters.” TRIPBAM now has more than two dozen global TMC agreements.                                                            

“As Travel and Transport grows internationally, multi-country partnerships like this increase the solutions made available to global travel buyers to keep costs down,” said Michael Kubasik, executive vice president and CIO at Travel and Transport. “Like us, TRIPBAM is constantly looking to innovate and improve product and service offerings to meet and exceed client expectations, making this agreement a natural fit and one that strengthens our position as a global alternative for travel buyers.”

“We are thrilled to partner with a rapidly growing international player in the business travel market,” said Steve Reynolds, CEO of TRIPBAM. “Both companies share a focus on providing best-in-class products and services across multiple markets to business travellers and their companies. We look forward to continuing to expand and provide innovative offerings together to the corporate travel industry in the future.”

 

About Travel and Transport

Founded in 1946, Travel and Transport, Inc., is one of the largest travel management companies in the U.S. specializing in corporate travel management, leisure/vacation travel and group/meeting travel services. Travel and Transport, a 100% employee-owned company, is recognized for unparalleled service, integrity and industry-leading technology solutions. Travel and Transport is headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska and owns Radius Travel, a network made of more than 100 business travel agencies worldwide. Please visit www.travelandtransport.com for more information.

About TRIPBAM

Dallas-based TRIPBAM is a hotel shopping, benchmarking and analytics service used by corporations, hotels, travel agencies and travelers. TRIPBAM uses patent-pending shopping processes to find savings on more than 60 percent of hotels searched, with average savings of more than $100 per booking. Savings can be found on the original property booked, or by including nearby properties or “clusters.” Within the U.S. and internationally, TRIPBAM’s penetration in the corporate travel arena has continued to grow over the company’s five-year lifespan. To date, more than 1,000 companies use TRIPBAM’s services. For more information about the service, visit www.tripbam.com.

Media Contacts 

Travel and Transport

Ann Pedersen, Director of Strategic Communications and Public Relations
OBI Creative
+1 (402) 403 0095 (direct line)
+1 (402) 547 6001 (cell)
apedersen@obicreative.com

TRIPBAM

Katharine Williams
TRIPBAM Media Relations
+1 (813) 784-1545 
katharine.williams@tripbam.com  

 

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