TMC network GlobalStar is expanding its partnership with travel technology specialist Travelport.
The enhanced relationship between the two organisations will allow members of GlobalStar’s partner network to use the Travelport+ selling platform for agencies.
James Stevenson, CEO of GlobalStar, said: “Our expanded global agreement with Travelport illustrates our commitment to drive value and deliver an enhanced retailing experience for our growing partner network, our clients and their travellers.
“We have selected Travelport as a preferred GDS partner because the Travelport+ retailing platform will provide our network with improved capabilities.”
The Travelport+ platform is designed to offer more personalisation, self-service and simpler trip management for agents to use.
Jason Toothman, chief commercial officer – agency at Travelport, added: “We’re committed to delivering value through this strategic partnership as GlobalStar expands its worldwide footprint and aims to provide a wider range of choice and the best possible options for our shared customers.”