Articles Tagged ‘Travelocity’


GameStop, Travelocity execs: Mobile apps, sites must cater to different types of consumers

February 23, 2015

PALM DESERT, CA – Executives from GameStop, Travelocity, HauteLook and PayPal at eTail West 2015 discussed how their brands differentiate mobile applications from mobile Web sites, and how both have different end goals to fulfill consumers’ needs that other marketers must keep in mind.

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Last-minute booking apps will need to evolve to survive

January 26, 2015

As the number of last-minute booking applications grows, travel marketers will need to adopt newer technologies such as Apple Pay and Touch ID to offer streamlined in-app payment options and remain competitive.

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Travelocity exec: Travel takes on mobile-exclusive focus post-purchase

October 30, 2013

LITCHFIELD PARK, AZ – A Travelocity executive at the Mobile Shopping Fall Summit said that all of a traveler’s post-purchase behavior has shifted over to mobile devices as consumers rely on their smartphones and tablets as part of the travel experience.

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Travelocity rethinks smartphone bookings with revamped iPhone app

September 24, 2013

Travelocity has rebuilt its iPhone application from the ground up to accommodate for the more gesture-based features in Apple’s new iOS 7.

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Travelocity chalks up mobile conversion jump to responsive design

August 30, 2013

Since rolling out a responsive design in June, online travel agency Travelocity has seen iOS bookings increase six percent and Android reservations spike eight percent.

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Travelocity aims to streamline mobile checkout via image recognition

May 29, 2013

Travelocity has rolled out a new feature for its mobile application that leverages the device’s built-in camera to speed up the booking process.

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Travelocity caters to last-minute travelers with new iPhone app

September 18, 2012

Online travel agent Travelocity’s lastminute.com is continuing to push mobile sales through a new iPhone application that lets users book hotel rooms.

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What works: Expedia or Travelocity’s mobile booking strategy

August 6, 2012

Online travel is one of the industries that mobile has shaken up most by flipping companies’ dot-com roots into a mobile-first mentality.

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Mcommerce Summit 2012 New York May 3: Amazon’s Zappos, Citi, Travelocity, GGP, Alon Brands

May 2, 2012

Registration is open for the Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2012 conference Thursday, May 3 with speakers from Citi, Zappos, Travelocity, 7-Eleven licensee Alon Brands and mall giant General Growth Properties. Must-attend New York event for retailers and marketers.

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Mcommerce Summit 2012 New York May 3: Amazon’s Zappos, Citi, Travelocity, GGP, Alon Brands

May 1, 2012

Registration is open for the Mcommerce Summit: State of Mobile Commerce 2012 conference Thursday, May 3 with speakers from Citi, Zappos, Travelocity, 7-Eleven licensee Alon Brands and mall giant General Growth Properties. Must-attend New York event for retailers and marketers.

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