VANCOUVER, Sept. 25 /CNW/ - VRX Worldwide Inc. (TSX-V:VRW) announced
today that its wholly owned subsidiary, VRX Studios Inc., has signed an
extensive content licensing agreement with Get 2 Hawaii, Inc. a leading
provider of leisure travel to hundreds of consumer and supplier web sites,
affiliates, and travel agencies.
Under the license agreement, VRX Studios will provide Get 2 Hawaii with
full access to its extensive library of high quality, web-friendly 360-degree
virtual tours, still images, and interactive maps covering Hawaii's vast array
of tourist attractions and leading three, four, and five star hotels.
"Hawaii's natural beauty and popularity with both domestic and
international travelers makes it one of our top markets," said VRX president
and CEO, David MacLaren. "Our photography captures the essence of Hawaii's
beauty and the unique character of each hotel; helping online consumers
confidently research and book their perfect vacation. Get 2 Hawaii is a major
supplier in the Hawaiian travel industry and an important strategic partner
Get 2 Hawaii provides leisure travel to hundreds of consumer and supplier
web sites, affiliates, and travel agencies including Hawaiian Airlines, Aloha
Airlines, and Panda Travel.
"We recognize the importance of quality informative content in today's
competitive travel market," said Paul Casey, Chairman of Get 2 Hawaii. "Online
shoppers are becoming increasingly savvy when making their purchasing
decisions. We want to distinguish ourselves as a travel provider that backs
its competitive pricing with reliable, up-to-date supplier information.
Partnering with VRX was a strategic choice for us as they are renown for the
quality of their product, their technical expertise, and the reliability of
About Get 2 Hawaii
Founded in 2000, Get 2 Hawaii offers a suite of online software products
for the travel industry. Its products power hundreds of websites, supplier
websites, affiliates, and travel agencies in Hawaii and the U.S. Mainland. In
conjunction with its supply partners, Get 2 Hawaii offers net rates from
hundreds of hotels and resorts, all major air carriers, and a broad segment of
car rental companies and activities. This year, Get 2 Hawaii will process
nearly 50,000 bookings in Hawaii alone. For more information, call (808)
945-3300, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.get2hawaii.com.
VRX Studios Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of VRX Worldwide Inc.
(TSX-V:VRW) (www.vrxworldwide.com), is the world leader in producing and
syndicating high quality, web-ready, rich media content that educates,
inspires, and compels online travel consumers. Leading travel brands such as
Harrah's, Hyatt, Travelocity, Lastminute, Orbitz and many others rely on VRX's
stunning visual content to attract and engage consumers. Each month, millions
of people interact with VRX's Hotel, Cruise, and Destination Content in their
search for their perfect vacation. To find out more about VRX Studios, its
products and services, visit www.vrxstudios.com.
VRX Worldwide Inc.
per "David MacLaren"
David MacLaren, President and CEO,
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For further information: VRX Worldwide Inc., (604) 605-0052, (888)