Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

Wotif.com announces partnership with yourbiz

Wotif.com announces partnership with yourbiz


Auckland – 7th April 2006, Wotif.com (www.wotif.com), New Zealand’s leading online accommodation website has announced a partnership with yourbiz (www.yourbiz.co.nz), to provide an online accommodation resource for small to medium businesses, (SMB’s).

yourbiz is an online resource for SMB’s providing information, business tools and access to products and services specific to their needs, and Wotif.com New Zealand Manager, Tania Witheford, says that Wotif.com is an ideal partner for the site.

“Typically small to medium businesses have tight travel budgets, they do not have the buying power to negotiate corporate rates for accommodation. In fact the booker is often the traveller themselves.”

“Wotif.com’s link with yourbiz means we can help support those business owners who strive to find cost efficiencies in their business,” she said.

“By using Wotif.com business travellers can book accommodation with great savings off the full rate, value add inclusions, such as breakfast, restaurant vouchers or free parking. This makes an attractive proposition for business owners, managers or sales reps needing to attend that important conference or seminar, but not wanting the accommodation to break the bank!” Mrs Witheford said.

yourbiz was established by a group of entrepreneurs, who had not been able to easily source the full range of information, business tools, products and services essential to establishing and maintaining a profitable and exciting business.

According to yourbiz Manager, Angela Buckley, some of the information was out there, but finding it for these business owners was more by accident than design.

“yourbiz has become a one-stop-shop for New Zealand businesses seeking information to help them whether they be in start-up mode, or want to know more on how to grow their businesses.”

“With small to medium businesses in New Zealand accounting for over one third of New Zealand’s economic output, helping these businesses prosper is vital to the economy,” Ms Buckley said.

“A key objective for us is to assist New Zealand businesses to save time and money by partnering with the best in the business to deliver information, products and services. We are delighted to be partnering with Wotif.com to achieve this goal,” she said.

Wotif.com has been operating in New Zealand for five years, it has a loyal database of New Zealand customers and has a broad range of accommodation suppliers registered on the site.

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Scoop 3.0: How You Can Help Scoop’s Evolution

We have big plans for 2018 as we look to expand our public interest journalism coverage, upgrade our publishing infrastructure and offer even more valuable business tools to commercial users of Scoop. More>>


Statistics: Butter At Record $5.67/Block; High Vegetable Prices

Rising dairy prices have pushed food prices up 2.7 percent in the year to October 2017, Stats NZ said today. This followed a 3.0 percent increase in the year to September 2017. More>>

ALSO:

Science: New Research Finds Herbicides Cause Antibiotic Resistance

New University of Canterbury research confirms that the active ingredients of the commonly used herbicides, RoundUp, Kamba and 2,4-D (glyphosate, dicamba and 2,4-D, respectively), each alone cause antibiotic resistance at concentrations well below label application rates. More>>

ALSO:

CO2 And Water: Fonterra's Environment Plans

Federated Farmers support Fonterra’s bold push to get to zero emissions of CO2 on the manufacturing side of the Co-operative, both in New Zealand and across its global network. More>>

ALSO:

Fisheries: Decision To Delay Monitoring ‘Fatally Flawed’

Conservation group representatives say a decision by the new Minister of Fisheries, Stuart Nash, to delay implementation of camera monitoring of fishing efforts in New Zealand is ‘fatally flawed’. More>>

ALSO:

Kaikōura Quakes: One Year On

State Highway One and the railway were blocked by damage and slips and the Inland Road suffered significant damage. Farms, homes and businesses suffered building and land damage. Power and internet went down, drinking water systems, sewage systems and local roads were all badly affected... More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • Bill Bennett on Tech