Agencies get an online travel management tool for small business clients from Worldspan
05/11/2007|5:49:00 PM|Eyefortravel
Worldspan has launched an advanced, web-based self-booking tool, termed as a state-of-the-art adaptation of its parent technology, Worldspan Trip Manager XE, an online corporate travel management solution. (5/8/2007)

Worldspan Trip Manager XE for Small Business is built to reduce and control a company’s travel-related costs, and is suited to meet the unique travel management needs of small companies and their partner Worldspan travel agencies, according to the company.

It is currently available in the United States.

“Small businesses need access to the same travel content and competitive supplier rates, online convenience, and powerful shopping and booking tools available in comprehensive travel management systems,” said Kathy Fitzpatrick, Worldspan VP - North America Sales. “Understanding the travel needs of small businesses, Worldspan packaged the best features of Trip Manager XE into a robust tool that is simple and more cost-efficient for a travel agency’´s smaller clients to adopt and use.”

Trip Manager XE for Small Business offers a real-time interface to Worldspan’s global travel database.

“Agencies and their clients that use Trip Manager XE for Small Business gain substantial benefits from Worldspan’s global e-commerce leadership, with access to many industry-first technologies for global low-fare search, fares and pricing, and electronic ticketing,” stated the company.