SINGAPORE, 31 October 2017: RoomIt by CWT, the new hotel distribution division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, announced last week a new agreement with Expedia Affiliate Network that will tap a broader hotel rates inventory.
The agreement will make rates from EAN available to RoomIt and CWT clients, giving business travel clients access to 197,000 properties including 36,000 individual properties worldwide.
“CWT is committed to giving its clients options with the most competitive rates in the most places around the world,” said, RoomIt by CWT president, Scott Brennan. “Adding EAN to our available supply will provide stronger service for our travellers”.
EAN supply will be available globally offline, through the CWT To Go mobile application and the RoomIt online booking tool. Also, travellers can expect a more consistent experience with access to hotel content regardless of the booking channel.
In addition to the properties from EAN, RoomIt already offers hundreds of thousands of traditional properties currently available to RoomIt clients and their travellers.
“We know business travellers are looking for options when it comes to choosing hotels,” said, Expedia Affiliate Network brand vice president EMEA & LATAM, Alfonso Paredes. “This agreement gives them many more options while helping them find the hotel they want and getting rates that will enable them to stay within their compliance structure.”