FlightNetwork.com soars into second place
Study confirms that website visits are second only to Expedia.ca in Canada
TORONTO, May 20 /CNW/ - FlightNetwork.com, one of Canada's highest volume online travel sales sites, recently had their status as Canada's number two most visited online booking site confirmed through a PhoCusWright & Experian Hitwise Spotlight study (conducted between March-December 2009.)
The study, entitled Canadian Online Travel Traffic Analysis found that of the top 15 websites in the travel 'agency' category, FlightNetwork.com placed second - with 6% of the Canadian share of visits. FlightNetwork.com was second only to Expedia.ca. Immediately below FlightNetwork.com are Expedia.com, CheapOair.com and Yahoo! Travel.
"We are very pleased to have PhoCusWright & Experian Hitwise backup our own metrics and confirm that we are Canada's Number two most visited online travel site," said Naman Budhdeo, CEO of FlightNetwork.com. "Our winning formula of offering the lowest fares from the top airlines, as well as outstanding customer service online or offline from our 65 flight specialists will help us continue to grow."
More information about the report is available from PhoCusWright at http://www.phocuswright.com /store/1272-
About FlightNetwork.com (www.flightnetwork.com)
As one of Canada's largest online flight booking sites by volume (second only to Expedia.ca in Canada), FlightNetwork's proprietary flight booking engine offers consumers the advantages of last second booking, searches of over 250 airfares per transaction and unique mix and match fares that allow booking on different airlines for departure and return flights to get the lowest fares possible.
FlightNetwork.com advertises and delivers the 'lowest airfares from the top airlines' by offering consumers access to over 2 million bulk rates negotiated with major airlines. Backing up Flight Network's award winning online service are 65 insightful and well travelled flight specialists in the FlightNetwork.com call centre.For further information: Patrick McCaully, Pointman Public Relations, (416) 855-9427, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.pointmanpr.com