8th August 2013 – Travel technology specialist Multicom has successfully completed the integration of Expedia® Affiliate Network (EAN), into its market leading booking platform FindandBook.
The addition of EAN, the private label arm of one of the world’s largest online travel companies, the Expedia group provides FindandBook users with access to an extensive inventory of almost 160,000 quality hotels globally and significantly boosts Multicom’s accommodation portfolio.
The new partnership will help drive efficiencies for agents currently using multiple tools to find comparable deals from a single source, while further strengthening Multicom’s market leading position in the UK.
Multicom Head of Sales David Osborne said: “The integration of Expedia® Affiliate Network into FindandBook will allow our partners and their customers to benefit from an extensive and broad choice of accommodation. The global reach of EAN will also provide access to thousands of promotional rates and competitive deals, offering significant savings for both customers and agents.”
Vicki Wickens, EAN’s Head of Business Development, UK & Ireland, added: “We are delighted to be working with Multicom and for our EAN portfolio of hotels to be integrated into FindandBook. This new relationship will allow us greater access to a network of partners across multiple market sectors and geographies, while providing huge benefits for their customers too.”
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Multicom has been innovating and delivering software solutions to the UK travel industry for over 20 years.
Multicom delivers a range of products and services to its customers that significantly increase travel business efficiencies and offer the widest range of travel related products that include; flights, accommodation, packages, car hire, trains, insurance and many others.
Multicom's FindandBook™ service is the leading travel aggregation interface used by many Tour Operators and Travel Agents including Thomas Cook, Tui and Easyjet.
About Expedia Affiliate Network
Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN) is a division within the Expedia, Inc. group, the world's leading online travel business. EAN creates the tools and technology that help millions of travelers find the perfect hotels for their next trips. EAN works with over 10,000 partners in 33 countries to turn their web traffic into hotel bookings and happy customers. For more information on EAN visit www.ean.com. Expedia Affiliate Network and the Expedia Affiliate Network logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Expedia, Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks mentioned herein may be the property of their respective owners. ©2013 Expedia, Inc. All rights reserved.