Credit Card Authorization Updates in 2019

As last year’s implementation of GDPR recently illustrated, regulation changes worldwide can significantly impact travel programs, and global programs, in particular, need to be aware of and ahead of key changes. Upcoming in September 2019, two-factor credit card authorization becomes mandatory for credit cards issued in Europe. From a travel perspective, the key to this …

What is NDC (New Distribution Channel)

New Distribution Capability, or NDC, is a new set of technology standards allowing airlines to distribute their “rich content,” i.e. their ancillary products and services, to their largest traveling population: business travelers. These new channels offer direct, or otherwise nontraditional, booking options for your corporate travelers, potentially shaking up how the business of corporate travel …

Great New Travel Tech For 2019 and My New Invention

It’s hard to believe that KesselRun Corporate Travel Solutions has just passed its 16-year anniversary.  Over the years we have worked with scores of organizations, both in the private and public sectors, spanning every industry and size.  We’ve seen and done just about it all – supplier benchmarking, negotiations, client advocacy, risk, expense – and …

How to Select the Best Business Expense Report Software

Technology promising easier solutions can be tempting, especially for a complex arena like business expense, which can consume significant time and labor for corporations large or small without the correct tool in place. From KesselRun’s years of experience assisting businesses with selection and implementation of expense management software, the key to selecting the best business […]

3 Reasons Your Business Needs a Corporate Travel Policy

Corporate travelers will always have travel-related questions. How well does your business travel policy address these questions in advance? Like the old adage “it’s easier to ask for forgiveness than ask for permission,” enforcement of best-in-class travel practices is most difficult when it reaches the reimbursement stage before a flag is raised. If your business […]