Hotelogix, a leader in cloud-based Property Management System has partnered with Airpay Payment Services to offer end-to-end payment services to hotels. This integration will help hotels centralize the payment process - be it pre-authorized bookings received from OTAs, websites, or on the terminal at the hotel at the time of check-in or check-out.
With this integration in place, all payments are centralized, and hotels get better control and data analytics etc. They can now even do customer profiling, especially guests staying across chain properties. With the services, the hotels will now have richer data and the preferred payment type, which will enable them to do joint promotional and targeted marketing activities with their respective bank partners.
Airpay Payment Services runs omnichannel payments platform and helps enterprises to make and receive payments across channels including desktop, mobile and offline. Commenting on this development, Prabhash Bhatnagar, Fonder at Hotelogix said, "Integrated offering with Airpay for our hotel customers has verticalized this service strategically and addresses important financial needs of the hospitality industry in India. It will let them easily accept payments at the hotel and moreover, they can accept credit card guarantees more safely from a variety of modes from their Booker Guests. We are delighted to bring forth this service to our hotel customers who are now getting ready for the ‘cashless revolution’ in our country."
Hotelogix is a known hospitality technology brand and has managed to replace some of the popular on-premise PMSs at many established and emerging chain hotels in the last couple of years. "Around 30 percent of our guests make payments through cards using various channels. This integrated payment solution does not require any manual data entry. Plus, it centralizes and makes the entire payment process highly reliable," said Shantanu Chatterjee, Co-founder & Director at Mint Hotels & Suites.
Expressing his views on this partnership, Amit Kapoor, Co-founder & CEO at Airpay Payment Services Pvt. Ltd said, "With some leading hospitality entities using its PMS, Hotelogix has established itself as a formidable vendor in India and abroad. This alliance will help us to serve more hotels with our online and POS services." Currently, the company has more than 1000 plus hotels & large chains using its payment services.
Earlier this year in March, Hotelogix had raised USD 5 million in a funding round led by Vertex Ventures, with participation from Accel Partners and Saama Capital.
is a unique, cloud-based, end-to-end, hospitality technology solution, built to seamlessly manage hotels, resorts, serviced apartments or multi-location hotel chains, by providing a single window to manage all hotel operations and bookings (online and offline). Hotelogix is currently used by properties in 100+ countries. For more information: http://www.hotelogix.com
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