SINGAPORE, September 11, 2017 – Time Design, a Global Dynamic Package Solution company, today announced its integration with Sabre Hospitality Solutions’ SynXis Central Reservations (CR), which will give hotels the ability to offer travel packages.
With the integration, global travellers’ can combine their hotel reservations with airline tickets on the hotels’ official websites. Time Design’s Global Dynamic Package Solution combines real-time availability and prices of both accommodations and transportation (such as international airline tickets) and will allow global travellers to book both rooms and flights at the same time on the hotels’ official websites across mobile phones, tablets, or PCs.
Travellers visiting a hotel’s official website with Time Design’s Global Dynamic Package Solution will be able to choose airline tickets from a wide variety of airline carriers (including Low Cost Carriers (LCCs)), by specifying the airline name, alliance, prices, departure and arrival times, flights routes, as well as other options.
“Travellers were only able to book hotels and airline tickets at the same time through a travel agent or Online Travel Agency (OTA) but with our solution, travelers are able to book both rooms and airline tickets from a hotel’s official website. This not only makes it easier for travellers to make reservations, it also lets hotels improve their service offering and reduce channel cost against OTAs,” said Yuzo Takamatsu, President CEO of Time Design. “We believe hotels’ official websites offer the best deals nowadays and want to shift the existing distribution to hotels’ official websites by letting the hotels to have travel packages as their sales option,” he added.
Sabre Hospitality Solutions is the world’s largest central reservations system provider to the hospitality industry with over 36,000 hotels, resorts and chains using its technology, The SynXis CR provides distribution of rates and inventory through all online and offline distribution channels; connectivity to global distribution systems, more than 450 online travel agents, website and mobile booking engines; and seamless integration of critical property, revenue management, loyalty and content systems, providing holistic views of hotel guests and revenue.
About Time Design
Time Design is a Dynamic Package Solution provider, allowing hotels, airlines and online media sites to offer travel packages, combining airline and hotel reservations. The solutions can be tailored to fit each client’s; such as Hotels, Airlines, and OTAs needs, covering everything from system development, operations, travel related content and opportunities for collaboration between client companies. Time Design partners with over 2000 hotels, GDS, CRS, and Japan domestic channel manager. The company was founded in Tokyo, Japan, by President CEO, Yuzo Takamatsu, in 2006. Time Design is a group company of Kakaku.com, Inc. (TSE code: 2371).
About Sabre Corporation
Sabre Corporation is the leading technology provider to the global travel industry. Sabre’s software, data, mobile and distribution solutions are used by hundreds of airlines and thousands of hotel properties to manage critical operations, including passenger and guest reservations, revenue management, flight, network and crew management. Sabre also operates a leading global travel marketplace, which processes more than US$120 billion of global travel spend annually by connecting travel buyers and suppliers. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre serves customers in more than 160 countries around the world.
Jovelyn Tay, Sabre Asia Pacific