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Concur and TripIt Rally the Travel Community to Make Life Easier for Travelers



Concur and TripIt Rally the Travel Community to Make Life Easier for Travelers

New "Add to TripIt" Button Makes Itinerary Creation Even More Instantaneous

PR Newswire

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 13, 2012

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), the
world's leading provider of integrated travel and expense management services
and mobile trip organizer TripIt, today joined the travel industry at the
PhoCusWright Conference in Scottsdale, Ariz. to discuss how to make life
easier for travelers through innovation and integration within the travel
community.

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"Business travel is fundamentally changing and the entire industry must evolve
to reflect today's realities," says Mike Koetting, Executive Vice President of
Supplier Management for TripIt. "We're working with travel partners to give
travelers a seamless experience - no matter where they book, which device
their using, or which rewards programs they participate in. It's what we like
to call 'The Perfect Trip.' "

Today, Concur presented on stage at the PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit,
and on Wednesday, November 14, Concur and TripIt are hosting a workshop
entitled "Learn How to Make Life Easier for Millions of Travelers." The
workshop features Avis Car Rental and Best Western, both technology leaders in
their segments, showcasing how they made it easier and faster for TripIt users
to book and organize travel reservations, by leveraging TripIt itinerary data.

New "Add to TripIt" Button

Also today, TripIt unveiled a new "Add to TripIt" button, which makes it easy
for companies to give travelers an instant way to add reservations to TripIt,
where all their trip plans are organized in one place. This is the latest
integration option made available to the thousands of third party developers
who've joined TripIt to deliver greater value through the Concur T&E Cloud.

Once the "Add to TripIt" plugin is included in a booking confirmation page,
travelers will be able to simply click a button to send their plans to TripIt,
and access them along with maps and directions on-the-go using any smartphone
or tablet.

Companies interested in the self-serve "Add to TripIt" button can follow the
developer instructions here.

For more information, visit http://tripit.com.

About TripIt

TripIt®, the leading mobile travel organizer from Concur® (Nasdaq: CNQR),
makes it easy for millions of travelers to organize and share their trips. 
Simply forward confirmation emails from anywhere you book to plans@tripit.com
and TripIt automagically creates one simple, smart itinerary to access on a
smartphone, calendar, or anywhere online.  For even greater peace of mind
while traveling, TripIt Pro acts like a personal travel assistant that keeps
travelers in the know regarding flight status, alternate flights, and more;
tracks all frequent traveler points in one place; and monitors eligible
flights for fare refunds. TripIt for Business is an easier way for companies
to organize office travel; keep track of who's traveling when and where, and
whether travel dollars are being spent wisely. For more information, please
visit www.tripit.com and follow @TripIt at http://twitter.com/tripit.

About Concur

Concur is a leading provider of integrated travel and expense management
solutions. Concur's easy-to-use Web-based and mobile solutions help companies
and their employees control costs and save time. Concur Connect is the
platform that enables the entire travel and expense ecosystem of customers,
suppliers, and solution partners to access and extend Concur's T&E cloud.
Concur's systems adapt to individual employee preferences and scale to meet
the needs of companies from small to large. Learn more at www.concur.com or
the Concur blog.

SOURCE TripIt

Website: http://www.tripit.com
Contact: Amy Jackson?, Director of Public Relations, TripIt? and Concur
Traveler Services, 415-401-115, press@tripit.com
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