31 Jan Kaligo Solutions and TudoAzul launch new instant redemption platform for hotel stays
São Paulo, Brazil, 31 January 2018 – Kaligo Solutions, the global leader for innovative travel and loyalty technology, in partnership with Azul, the largest airline in Brazil by number of cities served and the world’s best managed airline as per Airline Strategy Awards, have launched a new travel bookings platform exclusively for TudoAzul members. This makes
Azul the first airline loyalty program in Brazil to offer its members a fully integrated accrual and redemption experience with the largest global inventory for hotels.
The platform (reservas.tudoazul.com), custom designed by Kaligo Solutions, enables TudoAzul members to redeem their points instantly for over 550,000 hotels and resorts worldwide. Members enjoy the freedom to make instant bookings entirely with points or with a flexible combinations of points + money. In addition, the platform allows TudoAzul members to pay using money and earn up to 10,000 points on every booking all year round. TudoAzul Diamante members enjoy special redemption rates on their bookings as an exclusive benefit.
“When you provide your partners with value that’s relevant to them, you’re showing them you’ve listened and understand their needs. Our new partnership with Kaligo illustrates our strategy to improve the loyalty offering that our B2B partners can provide to their customers. Car rental is now covered in one simple, integration – enabling Kaligo to offer its partners a high-quality, mobile-ready platform for all non-air ancillaries.”
“We’re delighted to have been selected as the strategic partner to build a transformative, beautifully designed and conversion optimised experience serving TudoAzul’s over 8 million members worldwide.” said Kyle Armstrong, CEO of Kaligo. “Through our constantly evolving TravelEdge technology, we will continue to offer highly engaging experiences for TudoAzul members.”
“Innovation is in our DNA and we work tirelessly to offer the best to our clients. We are thrilled to partner with Kaligo Solutions to enable our clients to redeem hotel nights worldwide. This collaboration will give our customers more flexibility on the redemption of their points and the opportunity to have more complete travel experiences.” declares Cristina Yoshida, Product manager at TudoAzul.
The TudoAzul loyalty program was created to enhance the relationship with customers and today has over eight million members. Standing out compared to other programs in the market, TudoAzul offers valuable benefits to its customer and makes it easy to enjoy them with up to five points earned per each real spent. Customers are able to redeem flights to many places in the Brazil with as little as 4.000 points. The points are valid for two years and customers can conveniently transfer points from their credit cards to their TudoAzul account. On top of that, TudoAzul has established a broad network of partners that customers can earn points with. TudoAzul has four membership tiers: TudoAzul, TudoAzul Topázio, TudoAzul Safira, and TudoAzul Diamond. For more information, access: www.voeazul.com.br/tudoazul.
Azul is the largest airline in Brazil in terms of departures and cities served, with 784 daily departures serving 102 destinations, creating an unparalleled network of 203 non-stop routes as of December 31, 2016. As the sole airline on 70% of our routes, we are the leading airline in 66 Brazilian cities in terms of departures and carried approximately 21 million passengers in 2016. Azul was named the third best airline in 2017 by TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice and the best South America Low-Cost carrier for the seventh year in a role.
For more information: www.voeazul.com.br/ri.
About Kaligo Solutions
Kaligo Solutions is operated by Kaligo Pte Ltd., the global leader for innovative travel and loyalty technology. Established in Singapore with offices across APAC, Europe and the Americas, Kaligo Solutions enables 70+ of the world’s leading loyalty programs to drive engagement through highly innovative and purpose driven rewards experiences.
With innovative, highly customizable and simple to launch loyalty solutions such as their TransferConnect points transfer marketplace, TravelEdge powered accrual and redemption white labels, as well as end-to-end loyalty program management services, Kaligo Solutions supercharges the world’s leading loyalty programs to offer delightful experiences that build lasting customer loyalty.