Compliance: the carrot is mightier than the stick

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

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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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, Cost Savings, Business Travel, Duty of Care, cost savings in business, finance

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, Business Travel, Duty of Care

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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Roomex Launches New 2016 Hotel Booking Engine at London Business Travel Show

[fa icon="calendar'] 22-Feb-2016 13:15:00 / by Michael Steele posted in Live Reporting, Roomex News, Time Savings, Corporate Travel, Hotel Savings, Cost Savings, Easy Billing, Business Travel, Duty of Care, Travel Policy

Roomex, the online hotel booking platform for business travel, is launching a brand new hotel booking engine on Wednesday at the London Business Travel Show 2016. Roomex offers corporate rates at over 550,000 hotels worldwide and has saved its clients on average 21% against BAR in the last 12 months. The new booking platform will build on developments in 2015 and result in an even faster and easier booking process.

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