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Supplier News 9 May 2018

Caveau Announces Partnership with Sure Travel

Innovative NEW Technology Reduces GDPR and PCI Compliance Risks for Leading South African Travel Agency Brand

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Miami, FL -- Caveau, the personalized credit card vault technology designed to simplify financial transactions and safeguard personal and financial data, has announced a new partnership with Sure Travel, based in South Africa. The standardized PCI-compliant software and service custom-built for the travel industry provides a secure platform built upon Amazon Web Services (AWS) to limit dangers relating to processing, storing and transmitting credit cards and personal data in a GDPR, PCI and PII-friendly format. Caveau will deliver customized solutions to help Sure Travel meet critical new industry regulations and protect its customers, assets and public reputation.

With GDPR and PCI-DSS with effective dates of May 25 and March 10, 2018, respectfully and the increasing threat of hackers and cyber theft, Sure Travel was searching to identify cost-effective ways to achieve compliance today and into the future. Says company CFO, Stefan van der Merwe, "After extensive research and a long hunt for an effective and affordable solution to secure our payment card handling processes, we are thrilled to have found a provider capable of understanding our needs. Caveau offers state-of-the-art capabilities and deep knowledge of the travel industry, enabling us to serve our global customers and partners confidently and securely."

According to Caveau CSO, Brian Dass, the partnership with Sure Travel is one of a series of new relationships for the recently launched software solution capable of delivering support to travel agencies, hotels and virtually any company that handles credit cards and personally identifiable information. "We're excited to be working with Sure Travel to reduce the risks associated with of GDPR and PCI compliance. Our innovative product and comprehensive services lets travel businesses of all types and sizes focus on what they do best while avoiding fines and penalties and maintaining a sterling reputation that's so crucial to success."

Caveau is providing Sure Travel with a validated product for assisting with GDPR and PCI-compliance that's easy to use and backed by exceptional 24/7 global technical support. Additional benefits include:

  • Seamless integration or tokenization with 3rd-party GDSs, PMSs and OTAs
  • Lower costs managing secure transactions and data storage
  • Minimize risks of harmful reviews and negative publicity
  • Improved consumers trust and increased booking revenues

About Sure Travel: Sure Travel is owned by holding company Sure Holdings (Pty) Ltd, which also includes the travel services divisions Sure Corporate, Agent Points and Sure Online. The recognized and respected travel brand has over 80 agencies in South Africa, Namibia and Botswana offering holiday packages, flight specials, car hire, foreign exchange, travel insurance and corporate travel services.

About Caveau

Caveau, Your Personalized Credit Card Vault, is the fast, easy and affordable way to protect your business by achieving and maintaining PCI-DSS compliance and reducing risks associated with GDPR. Make the smart decision today! Let Caveau lock down the security of your data systems and financial transactions, so you can focus on growing your business.

Visit Caveau online at or contact us for sales and press inquiries at
(786) 361-6259,
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