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FAIRFAX, VA, January 25, 2009 /24-7PressRelease/ -- TravTech, Inc. a leading travel technology company announced today the activation of its CruiseBase consumer and agent booking engine for Cheap Tickets Canada.com (http://www.cheapticketscanada.com/cruise/index.php). CruiseBase is TravTech's family of web-based, travel applications optimized and dedicated for the cruise segment of the travel industry. It includes support for customer management, consumer and agent on-line cruise search and booking and agency accounting optimized for cruises.
Cheap Tickets Canada.com is using the Customer Booking Engine (CBE) on their web site, allowing their web visitors to search for cruises and book them on-line, all automatically and without agent assistance. CBE is designed to display the agency's own logo and telephone number so that the CBE application appears to be fully integrated with the agencies web site.
The Agent Booking Center (ABC) application allows agents to keep track of their cruise customers and provides a multitude of reports related to customer and agent activity. It includes the Agent Booking Engine (ABE) and its Cruise Search (CS) module which allow agents to search for a set of cruises across cruise lines and destinations based on a rich set of search criteria and then book a cruise on-line.
"We are pleased to welcome Cheap Tickets Canada.com to the family of customers using TravTech's, state of the art technology," said Gian Dilawari, President of TravTech, Inc. "CBE compares different cruises by providing a quick summary of the price, capabilities, and ship profile details. CBE uses the TravTech database to show the ship image, ship profiles, deck plans, cabin configuration, and much more information typically not available from a GDS reservation system." CBE also shows itinerary details including port names and arrival and departure times. A description is provided for each port city that includes weather, shopping areas, transportation, and in many cases videos with 360 degrees cams feeds.
"After months or research and analysis for a cruise technology partner, Cheap Tickets Canada.com has found TravTech to be the best Cruise booking solution to meet the needs of its customers," said Normand Schafer, ACC, CTM, President of Cheap Tickets Canada.com.
About TravTech, Inc.
TravTech Inc. is headquartered in Fairfax, VA, and develops and operates web-based travel applications, targeted at the cruise industry. Its flagship application suite CruiseBase which provides both front and back-office customer management functionality and provides consumer and travel agents with the ability to search and book cruises on-line. TravTech CruiseBase is integrated with Trams ClientBase Plus (LiveConnect) and allows customers the ability to book on-line from within their ClientBase Plus application. TravTech is a wholly owned subsidiary of Omega World Travel, Inc. For more information visit http://www.travtech.com. Contact Sales at 703-272-0024.
About Omega World Travel
Omega World Travel is one of the top five travel management companies in the U.S. Headquartered in Fairfax, VA, Omega services corporate, government and leisure clients throughout the U.S., Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
About Cheap Ticket Canada.com
Cheap Tickets Canada.com is a division of Cheap Tickets and Travel Inc. headquartered in Victoria, BC and has operated one of Canada's most popular and advanced travel websites for consumers since 1999. For the past 10 years, Cheap Tickets Canada.com been on the forefront of technology selling flights, vacation packages, cruises, car rentals, hotel reservations and travel insurance. For more information or to book online visit http://www.CheapTicketsCanada.com or call 250-386-5555.
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