Company reports significant increase in mobile app usage as it launches new mobile flight exchange feature for U.S. travelers as part of its commitment to modernize business travel
BELLEVUE, Wash.—(March 14, 2013)—Egencia®, the business travel division of the Expedia, Inc. group, today announced that business travelers are rapidly embracing its mobile solutions and is pleased to launch a new mobile flight exchange feature for U.S. travelers as part of its commitment to modernize business travel.
Egencia reports that usage of the company’s mobile apps by business travelers has increased more than 500 percent in the last 12 months. The company released its native iPhone app in the summer of 2011, followed by its mobile website and Android app in 2012.
“Mobile is the future of business travel,” says Mark Hollyhead, senior vice president Egencia Americas. “It’s a big part of Egencia’s global technology investment, and we’re pleased to be leading the transformation of business...