By Blake Ng — 4 Jun 2021
Sydney, 4 June 2021 – Rezdy, a world-leading SaaS booking and distribution platform for the experiences industry and Tourplan, the leading technology platform for tour operators and destination management companies (DMCs), announce the launch of their live integration. Tour Operators and DMCs on Tourplan will now be able to make real-time bookings of all tours and activities listed on the Rezdy Marketplace with over 100,000+ products available, as well as access to products via enterprise reservation systems like Merlin and Sealink.
Tourplan customers are now able to access pricing and real-time availability in a seamless experience on Tourplan through this direct integration. At their fingertips is the ability to automate what was once a manual exercise, hence be ready for the resumption of trading more efficiently than ever.
“Having an automated supplier booking process is a substantial efficiency gain for tour operators, and one that is particularly pertinent in current industry times. Tourplan’s integration with Rezdy enables our clients to search and book tours and activities in real-time with ‘000’s of suppliers distributing via the Rezdy Channel Manager. We’re delighted to integrate Rezdy into our external supplier connectivity suite, and look forward to seeing both our clients and product suppliers benefitting from this seamless two-way connection.” – Craig Gray, Global Sales and Marketing Director at Tourplan.
Expanding distribution to significant channels such as DMCs represents a fantastic opportunity for all suppliers in the experiences industry to further simplify the way that they do business. Those who use Rezdy’s Channel Manager to distribute their products, which is available regardless of the source system used, will now be able to drive greater revenue beyond the existing channels, such as OTAs & local agents.
“We know that Inbound Tour Operators, when borders are open, provide a substantial amount of business to tours, activities and attractions providers in Australia and around the world. We are delighted to now provide those DMCs using Tourplan the ability to make bookings online with any operator using Rezdy’s Channel Manager. We hope this provides a great boost to all as we look forward to the resumption of international travel.” – Chris Atkin, Rezdy CEO.
Rezdy’s technology platform specializes in the needs of tours, activities, and attractions, and is used in more than 100 countries to help tourism operators save time, manage and grow their business. The company is seeing increased demand from businesses seeking to rapidly digitize as they manage through the challenges of the COVID pandemic.
DMCs who are interested in getting started can contact Kevin Lu at email@example.com or your Tourplan account manager.
Tourplan is a complete Tour Operator/Destination Management Company (DMC) software solution with the flexibility to handle inbound, outbound, groups, FIT, packages, custom itineraries, specialist tours & events, series tours & scheduled coach tours all in one integrated operational and accounting package.
Tourplan is proud to partner with over 400 tour operators and destination management companies in 70 countries, and is unique in providing our clients with access to local industry experts across every time zone and continent in the world.
Rezdy is the world’s leading independent booking and distribution platform for tours and attractions. As the world’s largest B2B marketplace for the experiences industry, Rezdy now has more than 100,000 product offerings connected to its marketplace. Rezdy’s goal is to power the growth of the experience industry with tools and connections to make it easier for operators and resellers to run and grow their businesses.