Divvy Expands Offering by Launching Business Travel Platform Powered by TripActions

Divvy and TripActions Partner to Simplify Travel for Divvy Customers Divvy, the modern payment and expense management platform for business, and TripActions, the fastest-growing business travel platform trusted by the world's most innovative companies, announced the launch of Divvy Travel powered by TripActions. Divvy Travel will bring a comprehensive travel and expense management experience to Divvy customers by leveraging Divvy's expense management platform and TripActions' corporate travel technology and service…

Samsung to Integrate the Israeli Video-Based Travel Platform “SeeVoov” Into Its Smart-TV Offering

SeeVoov Is Honored to Announce That Its Unique Video-Based Travel Platform Has Been Selected by Samsung to Be Integrated Globally in the Samsung Smart-TV App Offering SeeVoov, one of the most innovative players in the field of travel technology, which has developed a one-of-a-kind end-to-end video-based travel planning platform, has been selected by Samsung to integrate the SeeVoov app into the global Samsung Smart-TV app offering. This integration will enable Samsung TV viewers, to watch videos, mark interests, plan,…

Ebix and Yatra Online, Remain Committed to Creating India’s Leading Travel Services Platform

Ebix, Inc. and Yatra Online, Inc. stated that they continue to work diligently towards consummating the merger announced on July 16, 2019 and continue to work together on preparing and filing a proxy statement and Form S-4 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") in relation with the merger. As previously announced on July 16, 2019, following the completion of the transaction, Yatra will become part of Ebix's EbixCash travel portfolio alongside Via and Mercury and will continue to serve…

novae Leverages Expedia Partner Solutions to Further Enhance Travel Booking, Payment and Protections on Its Alle White-Label Digital Loyalty…

Expanded travel options, a more engaging digital experience, unique trip protections and other benefits consolidate alle as the digital engagement experience of choice for merchant loyalty programs The Fintech and Insurtech company novae continues to disrupt the digital engagement experience merchants offer their loyalty programs by leveraging Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS), a B2B brand of Expedia Group, to enhance alle, its omichannel, white-label B2B2C loyalty platform. The platform, co-created with Visa and…

Lonely Planet Partners with Acquia to develop the Most Consumer-Centric Platform in Travel

With Lonely Planet's recent strides in the digital space including the acquisition of TRILL Travel, the leading travel media brand rolls out its reinvigorated online platforms supported by the customized technology developed in partnership with Acquia, a company that provides brands with innovative technology for unique consumer experiences. Acquia's software has been designed to equip Lonely Planet with the most seamless and user friendly travel website seen by the industry to date. Lonely Planet's choice in partnering…

Discovery Platform Raleigh & Drake Acquires Social Network and Travel Tool MARBL

Raleigh & Drake the world's first influencer-driven discovery platform announces the acquisition of social network and travel tool, MARBL, in an effort to continue expanding its ever-growing community. Through this curated society of trusted chefs, creatives, photographers and explorers, personalized experiences can be easily activated at the touch of a button. Co-Founded by Tatiana Koffman and Sheila Merchant, MARBL is an online community that allows users to share experiences, get advice, and get connected while…

Fuel Travel and Blueshift Partner to Revolutionize Hotel Marketing by Creating Industry’s Most Advanced Marketing Automation Platform

An AI-Powered Platform Will Allow Hoteliers to Activate All Their Guest Data and Drive Guest Engagement with One-To-One Marketing Blueshift, the leading AI-powered Cross-Channel Marketing Platform, and Fuel Travel, the premiere digital agency for the hotel industry since 1994, announced their strategic partnership to create the most advanced AI-powered platform for the travel industry. The partnership marries Fuel's 25 years of industry knowledge and experience with Blueshift's state-of-the-art, patented AI-powered…

Augeo Acquires Deluxe Rewards, Expanding Its Consumer Engagement Platform and Advancing Growth Initiatives

Augeo, a leader in consumer, member, and employee loyalty and engagement solutions, announced today that it has acquired Deluxe Rewards, formerly a business entity of Deluxe Trusted Business Technology™ company. The acquisition of Deluxe Rewards, primarily located in Boca Raton, Florida, is effective December 31, 2020, and brings to Augeo, a patented, dual-currency, loyalty and engagement technology powered by an expansive collection of premium retail goods and travel services. In addition, unique experiential rewards are…

Flight Centre Travel Group Transforms its Customer Experience with K2 Cloud

Nintex, the global standard for process management and automation, announced that Flight Centre Travel Group, one of the world's largest travel agencies, has successfully leveraged K2 Cloud to help improve its operational efficiencies and digitally transform its customer experience. Flight Centre Travel Group, with a vast global sales network, received an overwhelming number of cancellation requests in 2020 as a result of the pandemic. The company needed to find a fast and more efficient way to support its customers…

Braze Recognized as Inaugural AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency Partner

Braze, the comprehensive customer engagement platform, announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Travel and Hospitality Competency status. Braze is also an AWS Retail Competency Partner and an AWS Digital Customer Experience Competency Partner. Additionally, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), a secure, durable, and scalable object storage infrastructure, is part of the Braze Alloys Partner Program. Marketing Technology News: CallRail Receives $56 Million Funding "As the travel and hospitality…

ReachTV Declares The People Platform

ReachTV, the live streaming entertainment network that shares authentic stories with tastemakers of the world announced that the company has selected The People Platform to deliver its audience estimates and connect directly with ReachTV viewers. This decision is significant, as ReachTV is a leader in the digital out of home space, delivering linear video content to 1,700 55-75" television screens in more than 91 airports, representing interactions with 128 million travelers around the globe. The use of always-on mobile,…

Holiday Spending Grows 81% on Kibo Platform as Consumers Turn to Ecommerce

Retailers saw ecommerce sales surge on mobile and desktop during the Cyber 5 weekend, with store pickup and curbside accounting for nearly 18% of all orders Kibo, the leader in unified commerce, announced ecommerce sales results from the 2020 Thanksgiving holiday shopping weekend, which showed immense growth. Kibo’s retail personalization clients saw their ecommerce revenue increase 81% from $473 million year over year compared to $261 million in 2019. Additionally, total purchases surged 86% globally from 2019 compared to…

Amperity Achieves AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency Status

Amperity, a leading enterprise customer data platform (CDP), announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Travel and Hospitality Competency status. This designation recognizes that Amperity has demonstrated deep experience helping customers transform their business from behind-the-scenes operational efficiencies to guest-facing customer experiences. The launch of the AWS Travel and Hospitality Competency comes at a crucial time for the industry as it looks to innovate to address changing demands in the face of…

Manetu’s Consumer Privacy Management Platform Surges Past 4.5 Million Managed Identities

Manetu, which launched its Consumer Privacy Management (CPM) platform earlier this year, has surpassed 4,500,000 data subjects under management, up nearly twentyfold since August and still growing rapidly. Manetu's cutting-edge platform enables companies to empower data subjects to directly self-manage their personal data, including providing or revoking consent to the use of that data. This is a must for companies seeking to give data subjects transparency and control in order to comply with global data privacy…

Sojern Adds Metasearch to Multichannel Digital Marketing Platform

Sojern, a leading provider of digital marketing solutions for travel, announced the addition of metasearch to its multichannel digital marketing platform designed for hotels, attractions, and destinations. Now travel marketers can access all major digital marketing channels from a single provider: metasearch, display, native, video, connected TV, search, and social. For more than a decade Sojern has built tools to help customers drive more direct bookings to their websites. Underpinned by proprietary data science and…

ADARA Announces Cortex 3.0 – The Leading Platform for Permissioned Data and Verified Identity

Marketers can access AI-driven audiences based on proprietary, cookieless ID Graph ADARA, the market leader in permissioned data and verified identity solutions for digital marketing, announced the launch of ADARA Cortex 3.0, a unique platform that provides access to first party, deterministic and transactional data from over 300 top global brands that represent over 1 billion profiles. These anonymous, people-based profiles power ADARA’s Identity Graph, which brands can use to match, score and activate omni-channel…

Free TV Available on the Roku Platform in Latin America

Olympusat International, LLC, a world-class media company with a fast-growing multi-platform portfolio and specializing in production, distribution and commercialization of high-quality HD content for broadcast television, MVPDs and OTT platforms in the US Hispanic market and Latin America, announced that Free TV™,  the ad-supported, app based on-demand video service, is now available on the Roku platform in Latin America. "We are incredibly excited to announce this historic alliance. Free TV's availability on Roku's line…

Tripadvisor Launches Tripadvisor Navigator – Proprietary First-Party Data Platform

The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi is one of the first to partner with Tripadvisor's first-party data platform Tripadvisor, the world's largest travel platform, launches Tripadvisor Navigator, a proprietary first-party data platform delivering audience targeting, insights, and performance reporting. The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) is one of the first clients to partner with Tripadvisor using this new data-intelligence solution for its latest campaign, which will be…

New Allego 6 Platform Delivers All-in-One Solution for Sales Learning and Enablement to Make Virtual Teams More Productive and Successful

Major new release improves user experience and adds content management capabilities to simplify the process of creating, accessing, and sharing sales learning and enablement content Allego unveiled Allego 6, the newest version of its market-leading learning and enablement platform, which features a modern user interface refresh that makes it easier than ever for distributed teams to quickly learn critical skills, find the right content at the moment it’s needed, and collaborate more effectively with their peers from…

VERB Acquires SoloFire, A Leading Platform for Healthcare Sales Enablement

Acquisition Advances the VERB Platform for Live Stream eCommerce and Video-Based CRM into the Lucrative Medical and Life Sciences Sales Market VERB Technology Company, Inc., a leader in interactive video-based sales enablement applications, including interactive livestream eCommerce, webinar, CRM and marketing applications for entrepreneurs and enterprises,  announced that it has completed the acquisition of SoloFire (dba for Ascend Certification, LLC), provider of a powerful sales enablement platform for the healthcare…