Tourico Holidays Partners with TUI Germany

Tourico Holidays Partners with TUI Germany | Tourico Holidays

Tourico Holidays Partners with TUI Germany
New partnership with TUI Germany.

Tourico Holidays has announced a new partnership with TUI Germany. This new distribution partnership will grant TUI Germany access to Tourico’s worldwide hotel inventory via XML connectivity.

“TUI has one of the most expansive distribution networks in the travel industry,” said Oliver Stahlberg, the Regional Director of Sales in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland for Tourico Holidays. “This new partnership will enable TUI to offer their loyal customers new hotel options in thousands of cities worldwide. Meanwhile, Tourico’s contracted hotel clients will have another marquee distributor working to sell their product globally and increase exposure.”

With over 80,000 hotels contracted on Tourico’s bedbank inventory, in addition to its “ExclusiveDeals,” pre-purchased hotel room blocks, the company guarantees clients with discounted rates.

Tui Germany product management modular director, Nicole Sohnrey mentioned, “As our company grows and increases business in new markets, we saw the need for a partner that could help us expand our hotel inventory on a global scale, and still preserve our strong margins. Our alliance with Tourico will enable both companies to expand their hotel businesses, while further improving customer satisfaction.”

To learn more about our new partnership with TUI Germany, follow the links below:

Tourico Holidays and HotelBeds Deal Has Closed!

Tourico Holidays and HotelBeds Deal Has Closed | Tourico Holidays

Tourico Holidays and HotelBeds Deal Has Closed!
Tourico Holidays under the umbrella of Hotelbeds Group.

As of June 8th, 2017, travel wholesalers, Hotelbeds Group and Tourico Holidays, have finalized the deal that brings Tourico Holidays under the umbrella of Hotelbeds Group. While the integration process is fully completed, both businesses will continue to operate as normal. Integration plans are already under development to combine the two in different stages.

In the go forward, both businesses will have access to clients and partners of each, same applies to services and technology solutions as we approach different stages of the integration process.

Uri Argov, former CEO and founder of Tourico Holidays has decided to retire, but will remain a shareholder of the combined company. In his place, Asi Ginio, former COO of Tourico Holidays, will step in as Tourico Holidays new CEO, until both companies reach full integration.

Following today’s announcement, GTA will soon be joining Hotelbeds Group. This new deal will be subject to its own regulatory approval process and integration timeline; for the time being, GTA will remain working independently from Hotelbeds Group.

“This deal expands our footprint in the important North American market and – along with our plans also for GTA to join us – forms part of our strategy to accelerate the growth of our business,” said Joan Vila, executive chairman of Hotelbeds Group.

To learn more about our integration efforts with Hotelbeds Group and GTA, follow the links below: