With ARC, corporations function as their own travel agencies, ticketing flights worldwide on more than 200 airlines. Corporate travel departments are empowered to issue ticket sales directly through global distribution systems (GDSs) to build the best air packages for their employees.
ARC offers corporations a streamlined way to bill and pay for airline transactions and simplify bookkeeping. Corporate travel departments can better manage the financial activity flowing through their departments with ARC’s weekly sales reports and business tools.
Being part of the ARC CTD program has been really beneficial for our travel program. We have the control and transparency to focus on what is right for our business, while ARC ensures our success with settlement and hands-on support. ARC’s products and services are constantly evolving, making the company an invaluable industry partner.
By keeping bookkeeping in house and financial settlement through ARC, corporations can maintain close relationships with their suppliers and clear ownership of their data—which allows for increased transparency to improve performance and enhance supplier meetings.
Control your own priorities and timing, and implement change quickly. Enhance service quality by focusing on your business travelers’ needs and reduce costs by maintaining direct relationships with airline partners.
Through participation with ARC, CTDs have direct access to airlines, technology partners and industry peers to discuss issues, trends and goals to better the business they do together. ARC unites the travel industry with topic-specific working groups, industry conferences and more.
Check out ARC’s most frequently asked questions about becoming an ARC CTD.