Apptricity Corporation, provider of Jetstream which includes E-Procurement, Financial Productivity and Supply Chain solutions, recently partnered with GetThere, a travel and collaboration management solution, for advanced business travel booking and expense management.
With GetThere, Apptricity hopes to optimize efficiency and cost savings even more effectively across the entire travel procurement process.
GetThere’s proven technology and unparalleled global service infrastructure helps corporations collectively save millions in air, hotel, car and rail costs. GetThere provides a user-friendly online booking experience for travelers and travel arrangers at thousands of companies in more than 93 countries, including a majority of multi-national Fortune 200 firms that deploy online booking. G
etThere works with all major global distribution systems (GDS).
“We are pleased to bring together GetThere and Apptricity Expense Management so that companies and their employees can have access to the best of what our respective brands have to offer,” said Timothy D. Garcia, chief executive officer and president of Apptricity Corporation. “At Apptricity, we pride ourselves on innovative business solutions and advanced, user-friendly functionality. We are excited to extend even more convenience to our customers through this partnership, which will provide a new level of management and visibility for business travel.”
Apptricity Expense Management includes built-in travel booking that expedites the expense reporting process for employees and approving managers. All parties benefit from centralized travel planning that conforms to corporate policies.
The Apptricity Expense Management application automatically downloads from any credit card provider to auto-populate transaction details, drastically reducing manual data entry. Built-in support for over 160 currencies and constantly-updated exchange rates make conversion a snap for international travelers, even when juggling multiple currencies in a single transaction.
“Apptricity’s integration into GetThere will enable Apptricity customers to book hotels, airfare, and car rentals, manage pre-trip authorizations, and automatically create expense reports from travel booking data,” said Brian Anderson, Apptricity Expense Management Product Manager. “Customers can also create travel itineraries or add trip details to the integrated calendar, all of which is accessible online or through mobile devices.”
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Edited by Braden Becker