Travelport has today added further new features to its industry-leading agency desktop technology, Travelport Smartpoint.
The latest version, introduced to travel agents from today, marks a step-change in Travelport’s hotel and car offering and means that agents can grow revenues by searching, selling and booking this travel content more effectively than ever before.
This new version marks the next step in Travelport Smartpoint’s continuing evolution, it extends to hotels and car rental the transformative selling experience for agents that made its debut with the recent global roll-out of Travelport’s merchandising capabilities to airlines.
The key benefits of the latest Travelport Smartpoint version include: the integration of hotel ratings and reviews from TripAdvisor, Travelport Trip Quotes, the new Agent Alert, new customer-driven enhancements, and more payment solution.
This latest version of Travelport Smartpoint also continues to improve upselling and cross-selling opportunities through the integration of Travelport’s game-changing Rich Content and Branding merchandising solution for airlines.
Over 80 airlines have now signed up, providing travel agents with the opportunity to compare and sell airlines’ products and services more easily and effectively.
Travelport’s managing director of global sales Jason Clarke, said that Travelport Smartpoint is already helping to grow our customers’ businesses.
“Faster workflows and improved functionality means increased productivity and importantly, profitability and that’s what today’s announcement is all about. Travelport has combined the widest range of travel content with industry-leading technology to provide unparalleled merchandising opportunities,” Mr Clarke said.
The new version of Travelport Smartpoint will be introduced to travel agencies globally over the next few weeks.