These are challenging times for travel professionals looking to streamline their RFPs and supplier negotiation processes. The hotel market is fragmented, with hundreds of companies expanding their brands and franchising activities. Prices remain high, with hotels preserving significant negotiation power. Air travel negotiations present another level of complexity—U.S. air carriers... Read More
Recently, Bloomberg’s Global Travel Manager, Rafael Rosario, and James Filsinger, Yapta’s President and CEO, sat down for an interview with Martin Cowen, Editorial Director for tnooz. Broadcast live from the exhibition floor at the GBTA Convention 2018, Mr. Rosario shared his insights about using Yapta’s technology to enhance his travel program and achieve savings for Bloomberg’s business units.
Travel Advantage Series The travel marketplace is reaching new levels of growth and suppliers are applying increasingly sophisticated pricing technologies. This creates a significant challenge for corporate travel and procurement managers to control costs throughout the travel lifecycle—from airfare and hotel bookings through supplier negotiations.
In late February, we hosted our 5th annual Customer Advisory Board (CAB) meeting in Tucson, Arizona at the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa. The two-day event brought together several of our loyal clients to better understand their current needs, gather feedback on existing products and services, and share delivered... Read More
The Yapta team is excited to announce that we have been named #154 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™ list! On November 9th, it was announced that Yapta would be added to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies... Read More
In 2015, ABB North America turned to automation to make its own operation more efficient by introducing airfare and hotel price tracking technology from Yapta to identify and capture valuable cost savings.
Have you ever wondered when the best time to book travel is? Or which airlines or hotels have the most fluctuation in pricing? Take a look at our newest infographic to learn more.
During this year’s GBTA conference in Boston, we released the hard copy version of our newest white paper, Airfare and Hotel Rate Volatility: Dynamic Pricing in the Corporate Travel Market. On Monday we announced the white paper via press release and now we’re excited to announce on our blog that the full report... Read More
New Data Illustrates How Dynamic Pricing Undermines Corporate Travel Pricing Agreements SEATTLE – August 7, 2017 – Yapta, the leading provider of airfare and hotel price tracking services, today published the findings from its fourth annual study examining the behavior of corporate airfare and hotel prices, revealing alarming data on... Read More
GBTA 2017 has come and gone once again, with a hugely successful outcome for the Yapta team! Here’s a recap of what went down during GBTA Convention 2017 in Boston: Sunday, July 16th GBTA Media Day James Filsinger, Yapta’s President and CEO, announces the Best Match™ capability as part of... Read More