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Dec 10, 2014

Paws-a-tively Obsessed: TripIt Survey Reveals 77 Percent of Travelers Say Their Pets Will Impact Their Holiday Plans

TripIt and TripsWithPets.com Team up to Offer Travel Tips for Pet Owners

SAN FRANCISCO, December 10, 2014 – New research released by TripIt from Concur, the world’s highest-rated travel-organizing app, reveals the impact that furry companions have on travel plans. The research showed that the majority of people surveyed (77 percent) said their pets will influence their holiday travel plans. The survey also showed that pet owners are eager to hit the road, with 94 percent of respondents saying they planned to travel this holiday, but need more reliable pet sitters and easier ways to travel with their pets.

Nov 05, 2014

TripIt Partners with Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area to Help Wishes Take Flight

Adopts Teenager’s Wish to Meet her Bone Marrow Donor; Encourages Travelers to Take Part by Donating Frequent Flier Miles to Make-A-Wish

SAN FRANCISCO, November 5, 2014 – TripIt from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), the world’s highest-rated travel-organizing app, today announced its second annual holiday partnership with Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area*. Through the partnership, TripIt will Adopt-A-Wish® to help create the perfect trip for Mackenna (Kenna), a teenager with a wish to travel to Australia to meet her bone marrow donor. In addition, TripIt is asking travelers to join the cause by participating in TripIt’s mileage drive that supports Wishes in Flight®, the program from Make-A-Wish that takes airline miles and turns them into life-changing wishes.

Sep 26, 2014

Mind Your Travel Manners This Thanksgiving: TripIt Reveals the Top 10 Flying and Hotel Faux Pas and How to Keep the Peace

Survey Reveals that Kindness to Airline Attendants Goes a Long Way

SAN FRANCISCO, September 25, 2014 – New research from TripIt, the world’s highest-rated travel-organizing app from Concur ® (Nasdaq: CNQR), reveals the top 10 travel faux pas and how to keep the peace. Knowing the behaviors that are the biggest turnoffs to travelers can make everyone’s experience better during the travel-heavy Thanksgiving holiday, and year-round.  

TripIt conducted a survey in September 2014, among 400 U.S. adults ages 18 and older, to explore the biggest pet peeves while traveling. As it turns out, travelers value courteous customers above all else. The vast majority (62 percent) found it unbecoming to argue with TSA employees, flight attendants and other airline employees.

Jul 29, 2014

Travel software provider Concur teams up with Airbnb, Uber

(Reuters) - Travel software provider Concur Technologies Inc (CNQR.O) said it added Airbnb Inc and Uber Technologies Inc to its network to improve business travel and streamline expenses.

Shares of Concur, whose main consumer brand is TripIt, rose nearly 3 percent on Tuesday.

Online home rental service Airbnb, which has grown into a $10 billion business, promotes itself as offering reasonably priced accommodation for visitors in nearly 200 countries.

Uber, a car service that allows users to summon a ride on their smartphone, is being valued at $18.2 billion in just four years since its 2010 launch.

Concur has more than 20,000 corporate customers in over 150 countries. [ID:nPn3RF1LN]

Concur's shares gave up some of their gains and were up 1.6 percent at $92.39 in afternoon trading on the Nasdaq.

May 15, 2014

TripIt Brings First All-in-One Travel Organizer to Google Glass

Trip Details and Flight Status Displayed When They’re Needed Most, Helping Travelers Focus on the World Around Them

SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK, 15 May 2014TripIt from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR),
the world’s highest-rated travel organizing app with more than 10 million users, today ushered in a new way for travelers to access all their travel plans on Glass and get timely trip information at eye level when faced with gate changes, flight delays and cancellations. TripIt was selected to bring its all-in-one travel organizer to Glass along with an exclusive group of travel partners.

May 01, 2014

TripIt Named Webby People’s Voice Winner in 18th Annual Webby Awards

Voted Best Travel App in the Handheld Devices Category

SAN FRANCISCO – May 1, 2014TripIt announced today that it has been selected as the People’s Voice winner for best travel app in the handheld devices category of the 18th Annual Webby Awards. TripIt, the all-in-one travel organizing app from Concur (Nasdaq CNQR), organizes all travel plans in one place and creates master itineraries for each trip that are accessible at any time, on any device. This award marks the second time TripIt has won a Webby award. In 2011, TripIt took home the Webby award for best travel mobile app.

Jan 06, 2014

TripIt Introduces an Easier Way to Communicate Travel Plans On the Go, By Making Specific Trip Plans and Flight Status Alerts Shareable

New 2014 travel and technology trend research from TripIt reveals travelers plan to purchase more flight-friendly mobile devices than laptops to stay connected this year 

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 6, 2014 -- TripIt, the all-in-one travel organizer from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), now makes it easier for travelers to share specific trip details and flight status alerts on the go, with family, friends and colleagues. TripIt's update coincides with the first in its new series of 2014 travel and technology trends research*, which shows an increased appetite for mobile devices on the road. More travelers plan to buy smartphones and tablets than laptops in 2014, which correlates with the FAA's ruling allowing gate-to-gate use of mobile devices.

Nov 12, 2013

TripIt® Gives Wings to Children’s Wishes This Holiday Season By Partnering with Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area

Travelers Asked to Donate Unused Frequent Flyer Miles;
TripIt Shares Gift of Travel by Granting Child’s Wish for a Family Vacation

SAN FRANCISCO, 12 November 2013TripIt, the all-in-one travel organizer from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), today announced a holiday partnership with Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area* that will bestow the gift of travel to deserving children, with the help of the travel community.

Sep 17, 2013

TripIt’s New Card View for iPhone Displays Travelers’ Relevant Information at the Right Time During the Trip

Flatter design now presents active itinerary items upfront, offers an improved TripIt Pro alerts center, and uses Google Maps for directions

SAN FRANCISCO, 16 September 2013 – TripIt, the leading mobile travel organizer from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), now features a new, card-centric design for its iPhone app, which displays the most relevant trip information right when travelers need it.

Upgraded with a flatter design, the new TripIt for iPhone allows travelers to view itinerary items by swiping fluidly between cards, and to jump back to the main TripIt dashboard with just one click.

Sep 04, 2013

TripIt® Brings Hands-free Travel Itineraries to the Samsung GALAXY Gear

TripIt Selected by Samsung as the First Travel App Developer to Integrate with the GALAXY Gear, Debuted at IFA in Berlin

SAN FRANCISCO and BERLIN, 4 September 2013 ­TripIt, the leading mobile travel organizer from Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), made its debut on the Samsung GALAXY Gear today in conjunction with IFA, the world’s leading trade show for consumer electronics.

TripIt is the first travel app developer selected by Samsung to integrate with the GALAXY Gear, making it easier for travelers to access flight, hotel, and other trip plans, while leaving their hands free to carry luggage or belongings. While wearing the GALAXY Gear, travelers can quickly view departure times or confirmation numbers, call the airline or hotel, get maps or directions, and share trip plans with a colleague or loved one.

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