TripIt Makes Holiday Travels a Breeze with the Season's Hot New Devices
Travelers Craving the Latest Gadgets Can Easily Organize and Share Travel Plans
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TripIt, the leading mobile trip organizer from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), announced today that it's primed and ready for the holiday season's hottest devices, including the iPhone 5, iPad mini, Google Nexus and Kindle Fire HD.
For the gadget connoisseur on-the-go, TripIt instantly organizes travel plans into one helpful itinerary with maps, directions and more, all in one place. Plus, travel plans can easily be shared with loved ones, making airport pick-ups during the hectic holiday season go much more smoothly.
To get started, simply forward travel confirmations to firstname.lastname@example.org, or download TripIt's free app in the App Store, Android Marketplace, Amazon Appstore, Windows Phone Marketplace or BlackBerry App World.
Tablet usage increasing among travelers
"We've seen a significant increase in the number of travelers using tablets to access all their travel plans," says Nancy Ramamurthi, Vice President of Marketing and Product Management for TripIt. "In fact, more than half of our most frequent travelers carry an iPad. Android tablet usage has also doubled among TripIt users."
Gift idea for frequent fliers
TripIt Pro ($49/year) provides a helping hand on the road, sending alerts when there's a flight delay, cancellation or gate change. Perks include airfare monitoring, reward point tracking and more. To get started, visit http://tripit.com/gift.
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 email@example.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.
Concur® is a leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions for companies of all sizes. Concur's easy-to-use web-based and mobile solutions help companies and their employees control costs and save time. Learn more at www.concur.com.