first_img RelatedBMI enlists Expedia for flight-accommodation bookingsFlights and accommodation will now be packaged together as part of a new deal between a leading OTA and a major UK airline.US flyers offered targeted travel nudgeUS travellers are finding options for booking flights presented to them in increasingly topical and digitally integrated ways.Expedia offers rates and inventory boostExpedia has offered its partners a technological advance that could boost the organisational capacity of hoteliers. Leading online travel agent (OTA) Expedia is to partner with Traveltainment, a subsidiary of Amadeus GDS, in order to offer its customers comparison tools for traditional package holidays and further travel components, according to Travolution.co.uk.Dynamic packaging technology will reportedly be provided to Expedia by Traveltainment and its advanced Datamix system, which promises a blended set of results of package holidays and holiday components, widening the bookings options for customers of the OTA.Due to be employed by March this year, the implementation of Datamix would mark a significant turning point for Expedia, who up until now is thought to have been using its own internal technology for dynamic packaging.According to Travolution, Expedia refused to comment on the partnership, but Colin McKee, UK sales director of the Traveltainment, reportedly claimed that the OTA would benefit from implementing the technology, as more holiday content would be provided for its customers.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Maplast_img