Sabre renews contract with OTA

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Company brief

Sabre Corporation, which provides technology to the global travel industry, has announced its renewed agreement with Latin America-based online travel agency Despegar.

The extension of the agreement means that Despegar will have continued access to Sabre’s global distribution system (GDS), which provides it with access to around 140 million unique visitors. As such, Despegar can offer its travellers access to content from hundreds of airlines worldwide, building the best unique traveller experience.

"It is a privilege to extend this relationship with Despegar," said Constantine Hallax, Vice-President, Sabre Travel Network. "Throughout our partnership, our goal has been to empower them to remain on the leading edge of the online travel industry to best serve their customers. This aligns strongly with our mission to create omni-channel solutions that our partners can easily integrate and gain efficiencies through Sabre's robust analytics and retailing solutions."

"We have never wavered on renewing our relationship with Sabre," said Gonzalo Estebarena, CCO of Despegar. "As a market leader with a global outlook, regional expertise and knowledge, and deep customer engagement, Sabre understands the complexities that are inherent in our business yet they reliably deliver technologies that are easy for us to adopt and easy for our customers to value. While we know our customers' needs and preferences will constantly change, we have the assurance that Sabre is a steady partner that will help us navigate them all."