Dublin, Ireland, 29th March, 2016: Travel technology platform Cabforce has today announced its appointment as exclusive taxi and transfer provider to online travel agent Etraveli. This partnership will benefit customers across the Etraveli brands, which include Supersaver, Gotogate, Flybillet, Travelstart, Seat24 Travel, Flygvaruhuset, Travelpartner, Travelfinder, Budjet and Goleif. With this partnership, customers will avail of direct online access to the best value taxi, private transfer, shuttle, rail and coach solutions wherever they are in the world.
Tommi Holmgren, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of Cabforce, said: “I am delighted to announce this partnership with Etraveli, the leading online travel agent in the Nordics. Etraveli partners will be able to offer their customers a wider product portfolio with an efficient, integrated, end-to-end solution, while our transfer suppliers will now enjoy access to fantastic distribution channels and demand of up to 2.5 million trips per year. Most importantly, customers can now enjoy more convenient and stress-free travel with reliable, pre-paid taxis booked as part of their itinerary.”
Henrik Svensson, Chief Sales Officer of Etraveli, said: “Our new partnership with Cabforce will be an important part of our strategic plan. Cabforce’s reach and number of service locations will better position us to serve customers’ needs and help us drive sustained, profitable growth across all markets, including some the world’s busiest travel destinations.”
Cabforce is a technology and services company and the leading provider of taxi and private transfer booking solutions. Cabforce is a part of CarTrawler, the global travel technology platform that connects business and leisure customers and online travel retailers with more road and rail transport solutions than they will find anywhere else. Over 80 international airlines and 2,000 travel retailers around the world trust CarTrawler to provide their customers with real-time access to over 1,500 leading and independent car rental agents, coach transfers, rail networks and chauffeur drive services at 30,000 locations in 174 countries. CarTrawler also owns and operates the Holiday Autos and Argus Car Hire brands. The company headquarters and Customer Centre of Excellence are located in Dublin, Ireland, with additional offices in Helsinki, Boston and London. CarTrawler is private equity backed by BC Partners and Insight Venture Partners. For further information, please visit www.cartrawler.com and www.cabforce-travel.com. #DestinationDriven
Etraveli is the leading e-commerce group for online travel in the Nordics and one of the five largest in Europe, providing a wide range of airline tickets, hotel accommodation and other travel related services. The Company operates in 43 countries on 4 continents. In 2015 Etraveli transacted air tickets and related services for about SEK 10 billion, and had more than SEK 900 million in revenue.
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