Ingenico’s TravelHub enables travel companies to easily connect to payment capabilities in fast growing markets, increasing conversion and online revenue
AMSTERDAM,NETHERLANDS - Media OutReach - 30 July 2019 - Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING), the global leader inseamless payment has launched TravelHub (https://www.ingenico.com/travelhub), a solution built to connect travel companies withIngenico's global end-to-end payment processing capabilities and regionalgateways across Asia, Latin America and Europe.
TravelHub allows travel companies toeasily access more than 150 payment methods -- including credit cards andalternative payment solutions - and currency options relevant for theircustomers. It offers smart transaction routing capabilities across all payment platforms, improvingconversion rates and, as a result, increasing revenue from online travel sales.
Ingenico's TravelHub offers a simpledirect connection to global payment capabilities, as well as integration with theleading airline global distribution systems (GDS), such as Amadeus, Sabre andNavitaire, and hotels' property management systems (PMS). This helps travelbusinesses tackle the complexity of managing multiple systems, payment serviceproviders (PSPs) and acquirers.
The sophisticated solution marksIngenico's increased focus on travel, an industry where it already celebrates a strong portfolio and a long history of working withsome of the world's most famous airlines, hotels and online travel agents (OTAs).It is built by a dedicated team of seasoned professionals from the travelpayments industry, and this combination of technology and expertise positions Ingenico to help travel companies grow and expandglobally.
Kevin Weber,Chief Projects Officer and Chief Information Officer at Viva Air, who has been using TravelHubalready, said: "Ingenico's TravelHub helped us to increase authorization ratesand revenue significantly, and supported our expansion to new countries."
Gabriel deMontessus, SVP Global Online for Ingenico Group, said: "We are very proud to belaunching TravelHub, a state of the art solution that helps travel companiesincrease revenue from online channels. TravelHub combines the global reach ofIngenico's online payment platforms that can now be accessed with a simpleconnection."
EricLiebman, Global Head of Travel at Ingenico ePayments, said: "Online travelbusinesses are looking to navigate the complex technology ecosystem whilegrowing quickly in a very competitive space. TravelHub helps travel companiesprovide the best digital customer experience,offering payment methods and currencies travellers want to pay with."
As the solution continuesto gain popularity among travel businesses, ongoing developments will be made toadd new travel technology connections and improve direct connections, making iteasier to access new markets.
About Ingenico Group
Ingenico Group (Euronext: FR0000125346 - ING) is the global leader inseamless payment, providing smart, trusted and secure solutions to empowercommerce across all channels, in-store, online and mobile. With the world'slargest payment acceptance network, we deliver secure payment solutions with alocal, national and international scope. We are the trusted world-class partnerfor financial institutions and retailers, from small merchants to several ofthe world's best known global brands. Our solutions enable merchants tosimplify payment and deliver their brand promise.