Over the last several years, technology has revolutionized the way we travel. Because of the influx of online booking tools available to anyone that provide savings, it may be tempting to think that your business can get the most out of its business travel without turning to the expertise of a corporate travel agent. However, because of the advances in travel technology, it’s actually more important than ever before that business travel is conducted with the help of the tools that corporate travel agencies like American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) have at their disposal.

Even the latest online booking technologies are still no match for the savings provided by corporate travel agencies like American Express Global Business Travel. Travel with an American Express Global Business Travel corporate travel agent on your side, and your program will be able to leverage our vast network and cutting-edge booking tools that bring best-in-class savings.[1] Booking car rentals on these sites averages 31% more than booking with us.[2]

Using our corporate travel agent network also allows you to tap into our unique insights and allows you to save like never before. Corporate travel agencies with the reporting capabilities that GBT has allow you to keep your travel program moving and make constant improvements. Compare your company’s travel expenses against data from our repository of billions of dollars in travel annual business travel spend and reveal new tactics to better the way your company does business travel.

As any travel manager knows, business travel doesn’t end when we book our trips. Travel with American Express Global Business Travel to provide 24-hour coverage to your travelers. Move around the globe with a corporate travel agent on the ground nearby who can provide help in urgent situations or just give you guidance on how to get the most out of your trip. Explore our extensive business travel network to find a corporate travel agent you can rely on in 140 countries and counting.

[1] American Express Global Business Travel, 2014 US Online Travel Benchmarking Group Survey: https://www.amexglobalbusinesstravel.com/savings
[2] American Express Global Business Travel, 2014 US Online Travel Benchmarking Group Survey: https://www.amexglobalbusinesstravel.com/savings