Tag Archives: Short’s Travel Management

Short’s Joins CorpTrav In Radius Expansion

By | January 9, 2018

Radius Travel this week announced that CorpTrav joined its ranks. The announcement comes just as Short’s Travel Management also became part of the agency network. Based in the midwestern United States, the two travel management companies add to nine pre-existing U.S. Radius members. The largest is Travel and Transport, based in Omaha, Neb. Headquartered in Waterloo, Iowa, Short’s… Read More »

Shutdown Of Google QPX ‘Express’ Faring Solution Shouldn’t Disrupt Corporate Travel Tech

By | November 1, 2017

Google revealed plans to shut down on April 10, 2018 the API for a light version of its shopping and faring service. Acquired by Google half-a-dozen years ago, ITA Software’s advanced pricing and shopping capabilities had become a go-to alternative to similar global distribution system functionality. Its standard QPX product is used by a number of travel providers including… Read More »

CWT Using Points, New Rate System To Capture More Hotel Bookings

By | May 19, 2017

Many travel management companies and tech firms are working to process more of their clients’ hotel bookings. Continuing its push, Carlson Wagonlit Travel is rolling out a simplified rate aggregation system and using loyalty points as incentives. During a Wednesday interview, CWT president of hotels Scott Brennan said some clients in Europe that use the KDS and Traveldoo… Read More »

DHL Cites Tech, Speed And Service For Picking Short’s In Agency Consolidation

By | May 14, 2015

Overwhelmed by trying to manage the use of 30 travel agencies in the Americas, logistics company Deutsche Post DHL Group a year ago started a consolidation project. The HRG affiliates network and Latin America’s L’alianXa Travel Network were the two winning bidders. In the United States, where DHL fields more than 20,000 travelers, Short’s Travel Management beat out other HRG affiliates. Implementation began April 1.… Read More »