Fully-localized service and Web site strengthen world-class corporate
PARIS, LONDON, MUNICH, Germany, BELLEVUE, Wash., MADRID, Spain and
BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 27 /CNW/ -- Expedia(R) Corporate Travel (ECT), a
full-service travel management company, today announced plans to launch
service in Spain. Companies doing business in Spain will have access to fully
localized service, content, language support and Web site providing a suite of
online booking and travel management tools in Spanish.
ECT will provide local fulfillment services, which will allow ECT to
offer corporate clients doing business in Spain a consistent global
experience, while also offering Spanish clients seamless, world-class
corporate travel services.
"Spain adds another piece to Expedia Corporate Travel's expansion of its
global presence, ensuring we service each new market's unique needs while
maintaining a globally consistent, high level of service," said Christophe
Pingard, vice president Europe, Expedia(R) Corporate Travel. "Combining local
market knowledge and service expertise with Expedia Corporate Travel's
award-winning technology ensures that our customers will have the same
consistent corporate travel management experience right from booking the
meeting through the entire traveling process and all the way back home."
Spain will be ECT's sixth European point of sale, adding to its existing
European presence in France, UK, Germany, Belgium and Italy.
For more information on Expedia(R) Corporate Travel, please visit
http://www.expediacorporate.com. For more information on Expedia(R) Corporate
Travel Spain, please visit http://expediacorporate.es.
About Expedia(R) Corporate Travel
Expedia(R) Corporate Travel is the No. 1 online corporate travel agency
and fifth largest travel management company in the world. As part of Expedia,
Inc., (Nasdaq: EXPE), the world's leading online travel company, empowering
business and leisure travelers with the tools and information they need to
easily research, plan, book and experience travel, Expedia(R) Corporate Travel
brings together the best of technology and corporate support in a
single-source solution that drives down costs. Business travelers have access
to specialized tools, while companies can take advantage of rich management
and reporting features.
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