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New Rakuten Travel and Concur Partnership Improves Hotel Booking Options for Japanese Business Travelers

Japanese hotel reservation service integrates with Concur’s new Japanese Travel Solution to provide service that helps manage spend through increased efficiency and transparency
London, UK, September 17, 2013 - Rakuten Travel, Inc., a subsidiary of Rakuten Inc. (4755: Tokyo), one of the world’s largest internet services companies and Concur Technologies, Inc, (Nasdaq: CNQR), a leading global provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions, today announced a new partnership that will provide Concur Travel users worldwide access to make reservations from suppliers offered by Rakuten Travel’s hotel reservation service. The combination of Rakuten Travel’s inventory (one of Japan’s largest Internet hotel reservation sites) with Concur Travel (the cloud-based travel booking tool) provides a solution that enhances convenience for business travelers and gives their companies the ability to better visualize corporate costs.

Expense Automation Pioneers Concur® and American Express Tackle Receipts by Integrating On-the-Go Expense Creation with Transaction Alerts

Concur is the first expense provider to integrate near real-time data from American Express
London, UK, August 06, 2013 – Concur (NASDAQ: CNQR), a leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions, today announced that together with American Express, it’s marrying the convenience of transaction alerts near the time of card swipe with the ease of simply snapping a photo of a receipt to “automagically” create an expense on-the-go without any typing required.

New Concur® TripLink Solutions Introduce End-to-End Booking Visibility and Control for Corporate Customers, TMCs

Concur, GDSx Product Strategies Combined to Deliver Managed Travel Service Across Booking Channels
London, UK, August 06, 2013 – Concur® (Nasdaq: CNQR), the global leader in integrated travel and expense management, today announced Concur TripLink, a suite of Concur solutions for corporate customers and Travel Management Companies to capture every booking and control program leakage. Created from the combination of the Concur Open Booking product and the recently acquired TripLink technology from GDSx, Concur TripLink includes features for corporate customers, TMCs and suppliers for unprecedented visibility across all itineraries, and enables TMCs to better serve travelers regardless of how the booking originated. 

Concur Continues to Drive Innovation in Travel Industry Through New Concur Perfect Trip Fund Investments

Emerging companies including StayNTouch, Trover and Yapta are expanding the T&E Cloud ecosystem by creating innovative solutions to help deliver The Perfect Trip for companies, suppliers and travelers
London, UK, July 25, 2013 – Concur (NASDAQ: CNQR), a leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions, today announced new investments by the Concur Perfect Trip™ Fund, the Company’s initiative to allocate $150 million in capital to invest in and nurture emerging companies in the T&E Cloud.  Through this initiative, Concur is driving its vision of The Perfect Trip throughout the travel supply chain by creating a travel ecosystem that dynamically responds to the needs of business travelers, the companies that they work for and the suppliers that serve them.

Concur to Expand the Concur T&E Cloud with the Integration of Leading TMC Technologies for Mid-Office and Analytics

GDSX Asset Purchase and TRX Acquisition Continue Strategic Focus on Driving Innovation to Partner Ecosystem
London, UK, 16 July, 2013 – Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), the global leader in integrated travel and expense management, today announced it has acquired leading Travel Management Company (“TMC”) technology solutions from GDSX and TRX.  The integration of the acquired solutions for mid-office and data analytics into the Concur T&E Cloud will enable TMCs, partners and third-party developers to enhance existing services and drive innovation in a way that benefits the entire travel ecosystem. From corporate travel managers and TMCs to business travelers and suppliers, the Concur T&E Cloud connects more than 20 million business travelers to the suppliers and TMCs that serve them as well as an increasing range of applications and services tailored to meet their individual and corporate needs.


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