21 September, 2016 Sydney — Independent global tour and activity marketplace and booking software company Rezdy and leading Destination Management System for the tourism industry Bookeasy have announced a major partnership that will enable over 200 existing Visitor Information Centres and Destination partners real-time access to tours and attractions availability plus the ability to book directly.
The partnership will facilitate a streamlined and reliable booking and product solution for Visitor Information Centres, enabling staff to check real-time availability and receive immediate confirmations without having to pick up the phone.
Tony Shine, one of Bookeasy’s Directors said: “Facilitating connectivity to real-time inventory in the emerging tour and activity sector is incredibly important for the greater tourism industry, especially for our Visitor Information Centre network and Direct Marketing Organisations. This seamless integration will save staff time, increase bookings and ultimately better meet the needs of the visitor which is what we are all here to deliver.”
Simon Lenoir, Rezdy’s CEO added: “Rezdy and Bookeasy share a passion for showcasing the incredible range of tours and attractions across the country. This partnership is a win for Australian suppliers who will benefit from the exposure to such a strong distribution channel via Visitor Information Centres and their customers”.
Visitor Information Centres will have access to their negotiated supplier rates.