Quickbeds.com, the online accommodation division of retail group Flight Center, today announced a second major distribution deal in a week – an agreement with Travelport Rooms and More to distribute its inventory of 4200 Australian hotels through Travelport’s global agency network. The announcement follows last week’s news that Quickbeds inventory will now be available through the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse.
Travelport Rooms and More was launched in 2011 as an accommodation search and booking tool for retail travel agents. It now offering inventory from 21 suppliers.
Niklas Andréen, GVP Hospitality and Partner Marketing, Travelport, says growing its accommodation capability is a major focus for the company, which is much better known as a distributor of airfares.