via their carrier reservations system ( CRS ). As such, airlines were able to bias ..... traveler to book hotel and car outside of the CRS , based on its inherent limitations. For ..... in the process divested themselves of the CRS and as a result the global distribution system
Biehl has chaired since inception in 2011. The group during the past 12 months also has dealt with the European Commission's CRS Code of Conduct and IATA's New Distribution Capability. One of Biehl's goals for 2014 is to ensure buyers are genuinely consulted during
GDS provider for the next five years and grants HRG access to the full version of the BlueSky platform," which includes the CRS "designed for travel consultants" and an online booking tool for corporate travelers. HRG said the deal would provide to its
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subject to restrictions under the European CRS Code of Conduct. These are MIDT booking ..... p><p>The key section of the 2009 CRS Code of Conduct is Article 7. Although ..... use of the distribution facilities of a CRS by a subscriber [travel agent] established
and luxury Carino Collection and the recently launched Qube Hotels—and InnPoints' technology, notably a central reservation system and property management system. Centric also will include InnPoints' StayCredits rewards program.
travel security and cost savings."</p><p>Carlson Wagonlit Travel in June launched a central reservation platform, CRS by CWT, in which buyers can load contracted rates for properties not available through GDSs, enabling booking either through
href="http://www.businesstravelnews.com/Business-Travel/Hotel-News/Articles/CWT-Debuts-Non-GDS-Hotel-Booking-Platform/"> CRS by CWT tool</a>and access them through online booking systems or CWT agents.
booking at independent hotels not available through global distribution system channels. Buyers can load contracted rates into the CRS by CWT tool and access them through online booking systems or CWT agents.</p><p>"In the past, when certain hotels
strong></p><p>I wish the consumer side of the argument had been heard more intensively during the review of the CRS Code of Conduct. There are a lot of distribution issues going on at the moment and we have some strong views on transparency