Profile: Orbitz Worldwide Inc (OWW.N)
28 Aug 2015
Orbitz Worldwide, Inc., incorporated on June 18, 2007, is an online travel company (OTC). The Company offers leisure and business travelers to research, plan and book a range of travel products and services, including hotels, flights, vacation packages, car rentals, cruises, travel insurance, destination services and event tickets. The Company's brand portfolio includes Orbitz and CheapTickets in the United States, ebookers in Europe and HotelClub and RatesToGo (collectively HotelClub) in Asia Pacific region. The Company also owns and operates Orbitz for Business (OFB), a corporate travel management company, and the Orbitz Partner Network (OPN), which delivers private label travel solutions to a range of partners.
Orbitz.com offers a range of travel products and services, and mobile applications and solutions for its hotel transactions. Orbitz also provides exclusive access to Mobile Steals, which are exclusive hotel deals in the various destinations around the world, to its mobile consumers.
CheapTickets (www.cheaptickets.com) is an online travel company. CheapTickets offers customers to search for and book a range of travel products and services from suppliers around the world. CheapTickets offers value-oriented promotions, such as Cheap of the Week, which provides customers with special travel offers on a weekly basis.
ebookers (www.ebookers.com) is a pan-European online travel agency that offers customers to search for and book a range of global travel products and services through Websites in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Ebookers provides a facility for the customers to book a range of travel products from smartphones and tablets, through the Company's mobile sites, and iOS and Android applications.
HotelClub (www.hotelclub.com) is a global hotel booking Website offering members a selection of hotel properties across more than 170 countries. Through its loyalty program, HotelClub Rewards, members earn rewards on each booking made, which can then be redeemed on future hotel bookings. The company operates HotelClub.com and RatesToGo.com and offers services in around 35 currencies and 18 languages, including Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Thai, among others. HotelClub also offers customers to book a full range of travel products from their smartphones and tablets, through the Company's mobile sites, and iOS and Android applications.
Orbitz for Business
Orbitz for Business (www.orbitzforbusiness.com) offers a portfolio of travel products and services for the corporate travelers to plan, search and book business travel. It offers travel products and travel management solutions, including around the clock support, expense reporting and policy management tools. Orbitz for Business also offers a mobile Web solution that allows business travelers to search for and book flights, hotels and car rentals directly from any Web-enabled smartphone. Through partnerships with regional corporate travel companies, Orbitz for Business offers its services in around 80 countries to around 1,100 corporate travel clients.
Orbitz Partner Network
Orbitz Partner Network offers a range of travel solutions to around 1,000 partners globally, which include airlines, travel companies and financial institutions. Orbitz Partner Network provides a range of travel products to its partners on their Websites under their own brands, through solutions ranging from hosted services to custom developed solutions.
The Company competes with Priceline, Expedia, Faceportal, TripAdvisor, Odigeo, Bravofly, e-travel.ie, Google, Bing, Yahoo!, Amazon, Alibaba, Groupon Getaways, AirBnB and HomeAway.
Orbitz Worldwide Inc
500 W Madison St Ste 1000
CHICAGO IL 60661-2559