Tag: travel management
Third-Generation Outsourced Travel Management Services Use Online Marketplaces to Include Other Travel Expenses | Article
Travel management companies (TMC) were the first generation of outsourced travel services to book flights, hotels, and rental cars. But what about restaurants or limos? Rearden Commerce, an online marketplace with interfaces to 135,000 merchants, outsources its network to TMCs and corporations.
Companies are getting a handle on their travel expenses using ASPs. The reports these programs can generate help buyers win disputes with hotels and wring even greater discounts from them. And now they can keep maverick employees in line.