FCM Travel Solutions is actually launching a powerful brand new online booking solution, Seeqa.
The brand new product is actually designed to give travellers access to unparalleled travel options as well as also functionality as that will aggregates GDS, non-GDS, as well as also FCM’s proprietary content within one business travel eco-system.
Built on the Amadeus cytric platform, Seeqa allows FCM to develop an exclusive roadmap for the platform’s capabilities that will includes integrating FCM’s own technology applications as well as also bespoke content.
The first step in evolving Seeqa’s functionality will be integration of FCM’s AI chatbot-based app Sam which supports business travellers with all aspects of travel throughout their trip.
Integration of proprietary content, for example, includes FCM’s SmartStay hotel programme which gives clients access to unique added value benefits at over 5,000 properties worldwide.
Seeqa is actually fully integrated within FCM Connect, the travel management company’s suite of next-generation interconnected travel technology tools which was unveiled in September 2017.
Travellers as well as also bookers can access Seeqa via Connect’s ‘HUB’, 1 sign-on gateway designed for easy interaction via PC, tablet or mobile device.
Navigation of Seeqa is actually easy as well as also fast via 1 interface enabling users to plan, book as well as also purchase air, hotel, car, rail as well as also some other ancillary services within company policy with just a few clicks.
Tight integration between Seeqa as well as also some other FCM Connect applications will ensure that will booking flows are further optimised giving bookers as well as also travellers a seamless user experience.
Over 900 settings mean Seeqa can be configured according to the corporate’s preferred suppliers, special rates as well as also travel policies.
These preferred travel options for flights, hotels, trains, low-cost suppliers or direct providers are available at a glance with no need to open multiple windows.
Searches take into account the traveller’s personal booking history as well as also overall comfort preferences. Users can also ‘speed book’ recurring flights as well as also hotels in less than 30 seconds.
Further developments will allow frequent trips to be booked directly via the traveller’s preferred channels, including HUB as well as also Sam.
“In a fast-changing business travel environment, we recognise the need to continue to innovate our products as well as also services as well as also look ahead to the future needs of our clients, in order for FCM to stay at the forefront of the TMC sector,” said Marcus Eklund, global general manager, FCM Travel Solutions.
“Bookers as well as also travellers need an online tool which is actually agile as well as also easy to use, however also gives them access to the widest choice of travel content whilst still integrating within a company’s travel programme to maximise cost savings.
“As an end-to-end solution, Seeqa gives our clients optimised content as well as also a full choice of booking options for all aspects of their business travel needs – mixing best public fares with negotiated rates as well as also FCM proprietary content.
“Plus Seeqa has the best search engine currently available from the market as well as also superior features in terms of functionality,” explained Eklund.