04 Oct Kaligo Travel Solutions and Fortune Wings Club launch online hotel redemption platform
Singapore, October 4th, 2016 – Kaligo Travel Solutions, the leading innovator in loyalty commerce, in partnership with “Fortune Wings Club”, the frequent flyer program owned by Hainan Airlines announced the launch of a real-time hotel redemption platform at hotels.newffp.hnair.com allowing Fortune Wings Club members to instantly redeem hotel stays using Fortune Wings Club points or a combination of points and money.
Kyle Armstrong, CEO of Kaligo said: “Kaligo is excited to partner with Hainan Airlines to provide a world-class travel experience to Fortune Wings Club members offering valuable and convenient travel redemption products powered by leading edge technology.”
“Hainan Airlines is the first Chinese airline to offer dynamic real-time hotel redemption for frequent flyers in China. We’ve partnered with Kaligo to re-imagine a premium and easy to use hotel booking experience specially designed for Fortune Wings Club members.” said Huifang Yuan, Director of Product at Hainan Airlines. “We are delighted to collaborate with Kaligo, a creative, innovative and customer-focused partner to create memorable travel experiences for our members.”
Through the hotel redemption platform, members can choose from over 300,000 hotels and resorts worldwide and pay instantly using their frequent flyer points. The points used for the hotel redemption will be deducted in real-time from member accounts. From tailored search results and exciting marketing offers to the 24/7 customer concierge with multi-language support via email, phone and SMS, every experience has been custom designed and localized for Fortune Wings Club members.
Loyalty programs around the world turn to Kaligo’s travel suite to accelerate revenue growth and delight customers. Across hotels, cars, cruises and activities, the white label booking engine can be quickly integrated into a brand’s web or mobile presence. Optimized for market-leading conversion and localized across 22 languages, the platform allows members to book exciting travel experiences in a few simple clicks.
Established in Singapore in 2014 with offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil and Australia, Kaligo is a leading global loyalty-based booking platform and solutions provider.
Kaligo.com is the frequent flyer’s top choice for hotel bookings. With every hotel booking, travellers can earn thousands of miles/points on their favorite loyalty programs. Choose from over 425,000 boutique and branded hotels worldwide with rates compared in real-time to ensure competitiveness.
Kaligo works with over 55 loyalty partners across 5 continents and is localized in over 20 languages. Kaligo is the Mega Award winner for 2015 Loyalty Innovation of the Year. For more information, please visit www.kaligo.com or contact media relations at [email protected]
About Hainan Airlines
Hainan Airlines Co., Ltd. (hereafter referred to as “Hainan Airlines”) was founded in January, 1993 in Hainan Province. As one of the most renowned, fastest developing and most popular airlines in China, Hainan Airlines is committed to providing passengers with holistic, seamless and high-quality service.
Since 1993, in addition to its main hub Haikou, Hainan Airlines has established 7 bases/branch companies located in Beijing, Xi’an, Taiyuan, Urumqi, Guangzhou, Dalian and Shenzhen. Our extensive network routes cover China, Asia, and extend to Europe, and North America, with more than 700 domestic and international routes flying to almost 100 cities worldwide. Since its beginning, Hainan Airlines has seen 23 years of safe operations and has accumulated over 5 million hours of safe flights maintaining an outstanding safety record and has been listed as one of JACDEC (Jet Airliner Crash Data Evaluation Centre) the World’s top 10 safest airlines for the forth time. Hainan Airlines’ fleet is mainly comprised of Boeing 737s and 787s, and Airbus 330s. As of December 2015, Hainan Airlines has 202 aircrafts in operation, which are used for both passenger and cargo transportation, and provide passengers with individual and spacious new business class. Since 2011, Hainan Airlines, with its high quality service standards and continuous years of service innovation, has won six consecutive global SKYTRAX five-star airline ratings.
With their “Eastern hospitality”, Hainan Airlines emphasizes “customer orientated” services, follows “SMILE” service guideline, delivers brand concept of “Cherished Experience”, presents new international brand image of “Eastern Beauty”, aspires to be world-class airline company and make prominent airline brand of China.