Trust International Certified as a TripConnect Premium Partner
Trust International one of the first independent CRSs to pass certification for TripConnect
International as a TripConnect Premium Partner on TripAdvisor's new platform. TripConnect is a powerful new way for hotels to generate incremental bookings by participating in hotel price comparison and self-managing their online advertising campaigns using TripConnect's unique bid management platform. Trust International, one of the leading central reservation service (CRS) providers for the hospitality industry, will utilize its Trust|GuestBooker booking application to provide the accommodation's real time availability and online booking capability to make this possible.
will be able to bid for TripAdvisor meta search traffic participate in automated review collection and track return on investment for their campaigns.
"We are more than happy to offer the two-way interface between our yourVoyager CRS and TripConnect. It can provide the guests of participatinghotel groups with direct access and booking functionality via one of the largest travel communities in the world. It is an excellent tool to help us maximize revenue for our hotels and at the same time improve the customer experience," commented Richard Wiegmann, Managing Director of Trust International.
"TripConnect certification opens new opportunities for our Internet booking engine partners," said MaudLarpent, TripAdvisor's Head of Direct Connect Development. "Certified Internet Booking Engines enable accommodation owners of all sizes to benefit from TripAdvisor's Hotel Price Comparison via certified Internet booking engines. TripConnect is a very efficient way for hoteliers to generate incremental business via their Internet booking engine."
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TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 21 other travel mediabrands:www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com,www.cruisecritic.com,www.everytrail.com,www.familyvacationcritic.com,www.flipkey.com,www.gateguru.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk,www.holidaywatchdog.com,www.independenttraveler.com,www.jetsetter.com,www.niumba.com,www.onetime.com,www.oyster.com,www.seatguru.com,www.smartertravel.com,www.tingo.com,www.travelpod.com,www.virtualtourist.com,www.whereivebeen.com, and www.kuxun.cn.
*Source: comScoreMedia Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, June 2013
**Source: Google Analytics, Worldwide data, July 2013
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Trust International is one of the world"s leading CRS providers and international hospitality partners. Trust"s services and supporting technologies help hotel chains and hospitality groups support their sales and marketing activities with the latest distribution solutions. The range of services includes CRS solutions and CRO software, connectivity to all GDS and OTA channels, Internet booking engines and third party integration to PMS, RMS and CMS systems. Trust International offers the full range of CRS-related products such as content management, business intelligence and commission payment services.
Via Trust"s own communication centers located in North America, Europe and The FarEast customers in 47 countries are served with private label telephone reservation, concierge and telemarketing services.
Established in 1989 Trust International is renowned for its highly reliable reservationplatform, continuous investment in systems and delivery of superior customer value.