CanJet Airlines Chooses Expedia.ca Private Label Travel Booking Service to Enhance Product Offering on CanJet.com
Expedia Service to Power Lodging and Car Rental Services on CanJet's website
TORONTO, May 16 /CNW/ - Expedia Canada Corp. today announced a strategic deal with CanJet to provide hotel and car rental booking capabilities to the airline's website. As a result of this deal, more than 40,000 International hotel properties and all major car rental companies are now available for sale on CanJet.com.
"CanJet customers are now able to enjoy one-stop travel shopping and have online access to extremely competitive rates for lodging and car rentals from Expedia®'s vast inventory," said Doug Newson, CanJet's Director, Marketing and Sales Delivery. "This partnership also positions us to work with Expedia to add other high demand travel products in the future."
Expedia Canada Corp., operator of Expedia.caTM, one of Canada's leading online travel services, also delivers private label travel booking services to select partners. The travel service provides integrated offerings of not only published inventory, but also includes negotiated inventory and rates with discounts of up to 50 per cent at over 6,000 Canadian and International properties in more than 1,200 cities worldwide. Expedia Canada Corp. is also providing telephone and email-based customer support for the online lodging and car rental bookings of CanJet's online customers.
"We're very pleased that CanJet has chosen our proven and popular service," said Stuart MacDonald, Managing Director of Expedia Canada Corp. "By adding our online lodging and car rental offering to CanJet's website, CanJet joins a growing list of successful partnerships. We look forward to expanding this to include additional innovative travel products, such as dynamic packages, in the future."
About Expedia Canada Corp.
Expedia Canada Corp., a subsidiary of Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPE), operates one of Canada's leading full-service online travel services, Expedia.ca. To help Canadians plan and purchase travel, Expedia.ca provides the best combination of scheduled and charter flights, car and hotel reservations, vacation packages, destination and mapping information. Expedia.ca supports all major airline, hotel and car rental loyalty programs, enabling customers to automatically receive points from virtually any chosen travel partner when reserving through Expedia.ca. Expedia.ca customers are supported by bilingual customer support agents available 24 hours a day, seven days a week via a toll-free number and email response.
CanJet Airlines is a division of IMP Group Limited, Halifax, Nova Scotia, one of Canada's largest aviation and aerospace companies. The airline provides low fare scheduled service to seven destinations in Eastern and Central Canada as well as St. Petersburg, Florida with Boeing 737 aircraft. Customers can book on-line at www.canjet.com; through CanJet's Reservations Sales Center at 1-800-809-7777; or through their preferred travel agency.
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