News

Atlas Travel Highest User in Europe of Amadeus m-Power

Atlas Travel Highest User in Europe of Amadeus m-Power

Dublin-based Atlas Travel is now the highest user in Europe of Amadeus m-Power, the end-to-end mobile travel app completely tailor-made for the travel agency and for their travellers. Other corporate travel users are WTC / Selective Travel and (soon) Club Travel, while Volker Lorenz, General Manager Ireland, Amadeus, told Irish Travel Trade News: “Leisure agents should also be looking at using m-Power, and there is a ‘lighter’ entry-level version, Amadeus Mobile Traveller, which is also a fully integrated and complete mobile application supporting pre-trip, in-trip and post-trip travel needs.”

Presenting the latest Amadeus products at the Residence in Dublin were (above) Rob Golledge, Head of Marketing Communications; Stephen Brennan, Product Manager; Trish O’Leary, Sales & Marketing Manager; and Volker Lorenz, who also revealed that Amadeus is now used by 200 branch offices of 90 agencies in Ireland.

Another mobile solution that should be of particular interest to corporate agents and their clients, including NGOs, is Amadeus Mobile Messenger, which provides professional assistance for handling disruptive events such as weather events, political unrest or natural disasters, and allows two-way communication with travellers at any time. This ensures that the agent/travel manager is always in complete control of the situation and provides peace of mind to travellers, as well as helping to meet the agent’s and corporation’s duty of care to travellers.

Stephen Brennan outlined the benefits of the Amadeus Sellling Platform Connect, a next-generation booking and fulfillment platform that is URL-based and enables travel agents to work anywhere, anytime, anyhow, on any device, and remain connected to clients 24/7. Launched in February at the Business Travel Show, this new front end is now available in Ireland with one agency currently undergoing training and with roll-out to follow soon.

Trish O’Leary highlighted the benefits of another Business Travel Show launch product, the new Amadeus B2B Wallet, which offers two types of prepaid virtual payment cards: a Visa Debit card, which avoids airline service charges on credit cards, and a MasterCard Commercial card, which enables the agent to make money on bookings through volume rebates.

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

More in News

KLM’s First Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

Michael FloodJuly 22, 2019

Dublin Airport Installs Automatic Aircraft Parking System

Michael FloodJuly 22, 2019

Emirates ‘Scores a Try’ with New Dubai Rugby Sevens A380 Livery

Michael FloodJuly 22, 2019

Royal Caribbean International Reveals New Allure of the Seas Features

Neil SteedmanJuly 22, 2019

Irish Ferries Family Summer Discounts to LEGOLAND Windsor Resort

Neil SteedmanJuly 22, 2019

British Airways and Lufthansa Suspend Flights to Cairo

Michael FloodJuly 21, 2019

Barry Hammond Wins Trip to Thailand

Michael FloodJuly 18, 2019

Dublin Airport’s First Responders Programme Saves 28 Lives

Michael FloodJuly 18, 2019

Visit California Summer Roadshow Comes to Dublin

Ian BloomfieldJuly 18, 2019

Copyright © 2019 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland