Express Travel Group (ETG), the largest network of independent travel agencies in Australia and travel technology leader Sabre Pacific, announced today a renewed multi-year Exclusive Preferred Technology Agreement.
At the core of ETG’s ongoing technology solution is the Sabre travel marketplace, which provides the Express Travel Group network with access to over 200,000 travel suppliers including 400 airlines.
The Express Travel Group, which comprises of the Select Travel Group, Independent Travel Group and the newly established italktravel Group has partnered with Sabre Pacific for over 10 years. During that time Sabre has been pivotal in helping the Group and its agents grow into its dominant position in the Australian market.
“We are committed to providing our agents with seamless, time-efficient processes which save them time and lead to productivity gains,” said Ari Magoutis, Executive General Manager of the Express Travel Group. “Sabre Pacific shares this vision and provides our agents the flexibility to deliver on their specific business needs through the most innovative technology and joint development opportunities.”
Almost three quarters of ETG agents are already benefiting from Sabre’s advanced suite of end-to-end solutions and the very latest in shopping capabilities and low fares. Now, Sabre Pacific will expand this offering with more technological advancements to future-proof ETG agents businesses.
“Express Travel Group produce high volumes of passengers across the 600 plus agency membership base with large increases to Asia, Europe and Trans Pacific traffic, and a Group who are dedicated to providing the very best for their agents,” said Sabre Pacific Managing Director, Jeremy van de Klundert. “Our new agreement with ETG is a testament of our ongoing partnership and how Sabre’s innovative software solutions enhance productivity and revenue.”
For more information, please visit: http://www.sabrepacific.com.au/.