Is China one of your strategic markets? If not then maybe it should be. Statista reports that by 2010 online travel Booking Market in China will be worth $102 billion. With a heavy influence from WeChat and Alibaba nearly all online search, and payment is made on a mobile phone. China is Mobile! Alibaba has Alipay and if you are trading in China have you integration with Alipay? Kaptio’s Travel Platform (KPT) has an Alipay integration.
WeChat is also the social platform of choice in China. WeChat has more than a billion users and, yes you guessed it, KPT has integration to WeChat also. WeChat is the marketing platform of choice in China and our full integration coupled with Salesforce as a platform,enables quotes and offers to be sent over the platform.
Initially set up for our valued customer Viking Cruises China, the Alipay integration can be embedded in a KPT quote and additionally surfaces QR code for payment – a quick scan and a deposit or a full booking payment can be made. So if you are active in China or thinking about China please reach out to Kaptio in the Year of the Pig.