TravelCarma Emperia is a web-based Travel ERP System that helps travel agencies maximize their online bookings while reducing their administrative costs. You can sell your travel products via multiple channels(B2C, B2B and B2B2C) and efficiently manage your operations through our advanced back-office automation module.
It is completely modular in nature making it truly scalable and can also easily be integrated with your existing IT solutions as and when needed.
TravelCarma offers a complete set of B2C/B2B Booking Engines for flights, hotels, packages, activities and transfers. Our Booking Engines can be easily integrated with any third-party supplier(s) of your choice as well as your directly contracted inventory.
We provide a powerful back-office system that helps you manage all your business rules, such as markups and margins based on predefined criteria for effective revenue management. It helps agencies automate routine admin tasks and improve overall staff efficiency and reduce manpower cost.
This module allows your sub-agents to securely access your live inventories, make reservations and issue confirmations for their customers. It also helps you manage agent markups, margins, credit limits, commissions and other business rules.
Helps you and your vendors manage your inventory of hotels, packages, transfers, activities and car rentals with pricing and availability from a central location.
TravelCarma allows travel agencies to connect to multiple suppliers at once, including all major GDSs as well as top Hotels, Packages, Activities and Car-rental suppliers.
Preparing quotations is one of the most time-consuming areas for a travel agency. TravelCarma Itinerary and Quotation Builder is a powerful productivity tool that delivers massive time and cost savings to travel firms by allowing them to generate branded itineraries and quotes in minutes!
TravelCarma offers complete set of Internet Booking Engines for Travel Agents which allow your customers to book different travel products offered by you like, Hotels, Flights, Cars, Packages, Activities, Golf, Bus, Restaurants.
Our user-friendly booking engines helps your customers to easily search, check availability, compare, make booking and do payment online. The interactive, intuitive and attractive design of the booking engines involves your customer into a buying experience which ensures that they easily complete the booking cycle till payment. It also allows you to cross-sell your other products/services. This increases the customer satisfaction as well as increases look-to-book ratio.
On technical front, our Booking Engines are developed using latest technology. Through our aggregation engine, it can be easily integrated with multiple suppliers of different travel products (GDS, Wholesalers, etc) as well as your own contracted inventory. It allows you to apply business rules at various stages. For B2B agency, our unique "Quotation Management system" increases the productivity of your employees/sub-agents by 300% and profitability by 200%.
Booking Engines are also enabled for Social-Media as well as Mobile.
TravelCarma's CRS allows a travel business to easily set up and manage complete details of all its suppliers and inventory of hotels, packages, excursions, transfers and car-rentals along with pricing. They can load the inventory for different businesses, such as hotels, activities, packages and vehicles into the CRS, along with availability and net rates. They can then add mark-ups and/or commissions to the net rates and control the price to be shown on the website when somebody makes a search using the booking engine. With TravelCarma, travel agencies can also allow vendors to access the CRS so that the vendors can directly manage their inventory, reducing the workload of the travel agent.
They can also set up business rules, policies, promotions and differential pricing based on season, customer class etc as well as stop sell and black out dates(for hotels). TravelCarma's CRS makes it extremely easy for a travel business to manage its inventory and suppliers, and allows its customers and distributors to centrally access and book its inventory in real time.
Travel distribution is changing dynamically with suppliers trying to directly reach to either consumers or OTAs. With so many distribution channels available, it is a key to have efficient and effective Distribution Management strategy. There are a lot of complexities in the processes and business rules in managing commissions, rates, fees, etc. while distributing your inventory on different channels. Along with travel inventory, availability and rates, various metadata and optional services from the suppliers are also bundled in the travel product to sell.
TravelCarma has addressed these challenges with its proven expertise in integration with GDS/IDS/OTAs and other Travel Distribution Systems for its clients.
Sales Channel Management is agency solution for small-medium-big size agencies. TravelCarma’s Sales Channel Management System is a hierarchical model for agents’ management. Associated travel agents do not need to manually maintain all their contracted rates and inventory. The latest update is available in the Travel agency system and can be viewed by any designated reservation staff, at any time, in real-time manner (online).
Sales Channel Management allows managing Agents, Sub-Agents for all hierarchy. Online Sales Channel Management allows managing commissions percentages for each agents and sub-agents. Each travel agent can be assigned a username and password to access their contracted rates/discounts directly from travel agent system.
TravelCarma offers high end XML API web services solutions for travel agents. Travel Agent XML API will create gateway for you and connect your agents directly to you resource. Travel Agent XML API enables access to your resources and extends you agent range. Travel Agent XML API built on the concept of an Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) is scalable. Easily configurable architecture of Travel Supplier Connectivity is based on XML and SOA (Service Oriented Architecture).
XML API allows travel agents with proprietary or third-party booking platform to integrate and build highly customizable booking interface. It is able to query multi-GDS contents sourcing into singularly unified booking interface. Supply inventory from CRS as OTA (OpenTravel™ Alliance) compliant xml web services in a cost effective and secure manner.
Having an Online Travel Portal and updating it regularly is mandatory to survive and grow in the dynamic highly competitive environment of the Travel & Hospitality Industry. But it is very expensive and time consuming for creating, hosting, maintaining and updating such portal. Also, it requires technical skills and has dependency on web-masters.
TravelCarma addresses these challenges by offering a solution which helps you to drastically reduce the cost, time and effort of creating, maintaining and updating your Online Travel Portal. Our solution is very easy to use and you can yourself update/manage your website without any technical skills or dependency on web-masters.
Our solution is Content Management System (CMS) based which facilitates managing content as well as gives you full independent control of your website/portal. Moreover, you can also offer a website to your down-line agents (B2B2C) with your own booking engine (white-label).The solution is SEO (Search Engine Optimization) friendly and social media enabled, which ensures that you have more visitors and better look-to-book ratio.
We have already designed multiple website templates (layouts / designs) to choose for your portal (http://templates.travelcarma.com). Our readymade templates enable to quickly launch your portal. If you need a customized template (design) as per your choice/branding, our team of designers and Usability Analysts can help. Or if you already have your design ready, we can easily integrate it with our CMS.
To see how TravelCarma Solutions can help your business, please fill out this short form and one of our sales experts will get in touch with you as soon as possible.
Please note that our solutions are suitable only for companies that have their own inventory, either in the form of XML APIs or Direct Contracts. So if you have inventory, we'd love to talk to you! However, if you are looking for a system with inventory, we advise you to look elsewhere.
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