ShanghaiAnd November 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – Trip.com Group, the world’s leading provider of travel services, recently signed a strategic global agreement with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchise. This is an important step that signals the commitment of the two industry leaders and the ongoing collaboration to drive the success of the travel industry.
Trip.com group users can discover more than 9,000 world-class Wyndham hotels, across 22 brands from luxury to budget. This includes more than 1,600 hotels in Asia Pacific The area, where Wyndham Hotels & Resorts has a leading presence, with hotels in popular travel destinations such as AustraliaAnd IndonesiaAnd SingaporeAnd South KoreaAnd Thailand and more.
This strategic agreement builds on the Trip.com Group and Wyndham Hotels & Resorts’ strong and longstanding relationship through corporate travel partnerships as well as a range of successful distribution campaigns.
The group of Wyndham Hotels & Resorts in mainland China has enjoyed tremendous popularity with the users of the Trip.com group. Wyndham Grand Plaza Royal Villas Jinlin Plaza Lijiang, the leading Chinese travel platform for travel group Ctrip, travel group’s latest 919 Super Brand Day campaign, was named the platform’s most popular hotel, achieving the highest sales volume in the single store category with 12 million yuan In total sales of only one independent hotel, illustrating the success and popularity of Ctrip’s live broadcast channels.
Through the expanded global agreement, Trip.com Group and Wyndham Hotels & Resorts will strengthen their strategic alliance that will continue to drive hotel and reservations performance. The two companies will increase their collaboration on travel marketing initiatives and a range of tactical campaigns, such as 618 Sales, Ctrip Member Day, 99 Hotel Festival and 1028 Trip.com Group Anniversary. Data insights from sophisticated transaction platforms will also improve the booking experience for Chinese travelers.
Additionally, hotels can take advantage of Trip.com’s group network and interactive live-streaming capabilities that regularly generate hundreds of millions of impressions. An exciting series of marketing activities will also be made available on Trip.com Group’s new travel marketing Star Hub which will enable hotels to use their channel traffic management toolkit to drive traffic to their products and content offerings.
John Un Oy, President, Asia Pacific From Wyndham Hotels and Resorts said: “We are excited to expand our strategic relationship with Trip.com Group, a leading distribution partner. This strategic alliance is a key development that will enable our hotels to expand global distribution capabilities, and provide them with innovative and interactive solutions to drive reservations, as we continue to serve millions of travelers on the road to recovery.”
“We are ready to welcome our guests again to stay at Wyndham hotels around the world, while providing peace of mind through ‘Depend on Us’, our global health and safety program with high hygiene and hygiene protocols. We look forward to building a strong and successful relationship with the Trip.com group as We work together to inspire confidence among our guests as they begin to travel again,” John O.
Ray Chen, CEO of Accommodation Business at Trip.com Group: “We are very excited about this strategic partnership with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest hotel franchisee. This agreement will enrich our accommodation inventory for travelers and ensure that we remain a travel companion as regional and global travel recovers. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts owns a wide range of hotels in key destinations that Overlaps with Trip.com Group’s main markets in Asia Pacific and beyond. We look forward to a bright future with Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.”
This agreement is a milestone for both companies that enhance their industry-leading coverage, and enhance global digital distribution and marketing prowess. This will strengthen the Trip.com Group and Wyndham Hotels & Resorts alliance in Greater China To support the increasing demands from Chinese guests booking domestic, foreign and domestic flights, the travel industry takes massive strides toward recovery and reopening.
About the Trip.com group
The Trip.com Group (NASDAQ: TCOM; HKEX: 9961) is a leading global travel services company consisting of Trip.com, Ctrip, Skyscanner and Qunar. Across its platforms, the Trip.com group helps travelers around the world make informed and cost-effective reservations for travel products and services, and enables partners to connect their offerings to users by aggregating comprehensive travel-related content and resources, as well as an advanced information and transaction platform consisting of apps and websites. Electronic and customer service centers around the clock, seven days a week. Founded in 1999 and listed on NASDAQ in 2003 and HKEX in 2021, the Trip.com group has become one of the world’s most popular travel groups, with a mission to “pursue the perfect journey to a better world.” For more information, visit: group.trip.com
About Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: WH) is the world’s largest hotel franchise company by number of hotels, with nearly 9,000 hotels in nearly 95 countries on six continents. With its network of nearly 803,000 rooms that appeal to travelers every day, Wyndham has a leading presence in the economy and mid-sections of the lodging industry. The company operates a portfolio of 22 hotel brands, including Super 8®, Days Inn®, Ramada®, Microtel®, La Quinta®, Baymont®, Wingate®, AmericInn®, Hawthorn Suites®, Trademark Collection® and Wyndham®. Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is also a leading provider of hotel management services. The company’s award-winning Wyndham Rewards loyalty program offers over 90 million registered members the opportunity to redeem points at thousands of hotels, vacation club resorts and vacation rentals globally. For more information, visit www.wyndhamhotels.com
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