Concur buys Hipmunk to add search to its travel and expense management platform

Concur buys Hipmunk to add search to its travel and expense management platform Hipmunk will be integrated into Concur’s platform. Concur has acquired other startups to augment its functionality, including TripIt to track and share your travel plans. It’s also invested in ClearTrip. Source: Hotel Marketing Concur buys Hipmunk to add search to its travel and expense management platform

Airline CEOs defend the complexity of Global Distribution Systems

Airline CEOs defend the complexity of Global Distribution Systems Three U.S. airline CEOs on Tuesday downplayed criticism that the industry is too reliant on antiquated and inefficient computer systems, but all generally acknowledged carriers can do a better job of investing in technology. Source: Hotel Marketing Airline CEOs defend the complexity of Global Distribution Systems