Roomex Exhibits at Business Travel Show 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] 13-Feb-2018 10:32:13 / by Michael Steele posted in Corporate Travel, Cost Savings, Business Travel, Duty of Care, cost savings in business, finance


Come and join us at stand B3300 at the Business Travel Show on Feb 21 & 22 in London Olympia.

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Roomex partners with Expensify

[fa icon="calendar'] 23-Jan-2018 11:55:44 / by Mary O'Melia posted in Events

Roomex & Expensify team up to auto-expense hotel accommodation


Roomex and Expensify have announced a new partnership with the launch of a direct integration that enables companies booking hotel accommodation to auto-expense their hotel bills.

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Compliance: the carrot is mightier than the stick

[fa icon="calendar'] 19-Dec-2017 15:30:20 / by Julian Kulkarni posted in Corporate Travel

Every company, large or small, should have a clearly defined set of policies on business travel and for many reasons including efficiency, cost control, employee safety and comfort. If you don’t already have one, I recommend that you create one (you can download a template). Get it agreed with the relevant people in your organisation, post it on your intranet, and communicate its existence.

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Webinar: Reduce & Control Hotel Costs in 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] 06-Dec-2017 12:20:01 / by Lisa Brown posted in Events

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Managing business travel in the digital age

[fa icon="calendar'] 06-Dec-2017 11:28:27 / by Julian Kulkarni posted in Corporate Travel

I was delighted to take part in a Spend Matters webinar recently, hosted by its Managing Editor, Peter Smith.

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A million room-nights booked with Roomex

[fa icon="calendar'] 28-Nov-2017 11:36:40 / by Lisa Brown posted in Corporate Travel

Another record month for the business-focused hotel booking platform...

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Hotel loyalty programmes: are they worth it?

[fa icon="calendar'] 21-Nov-2017 12:18:19 / by Kate Jackson posted in Corporate Travel, Business Travel, hotel loyalty

Hotel loyalty programmes have been around now for 35 years. Holiday Inns introduced the first programme way back in February 1983, had a brief change of mind in 1986, and then reinstated it.

Marriott introduced theirs in November 1983, and can therefore claim to have the longest continuously running programme. Nowadays, virtually everybody in the business, from budget hotel chains to elite luxury brands, are fighting to win your loyalty.

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Webinar series: The convenient and easy way to book and manage your hotel reservations

[fa icon="calendar'] 17-Nov-2017 10:22:02 / by Kate Jackson posted in Events

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Driving value from your hotel spend: the 64,000-dollar question!

[fa icon="calendar'] 17-Nov-2017 10:14:07 / by Julian Kulkarni posted in Corporate Travel

This is the third in a series of posts taking a broad view of the value you can unlock when booking hotels.

Part 3: Added value for the finance function

Roomex enables you to reduce hotel costs – savings that go straight to your company’s bottom line. Which is already great news for company finances – but it’s just the start.

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Duty of care, privacy and risk: these things matter!

[fa icon="calendar'] 15-Nov-2017 15:51:06 / by Lisa Brown posted in Corporate Travel

The issue of duty of care and business travel was given an airing at The Business Travel Conference 2017.

One of the reasons why it is never a good idea for employees to self-serve for hotel accommodation, or for you to book a hotel on their behalf with a hotel you know nothing about, is their personal security. Here’s why...

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