News for the Hospitality Executive
Scottsdale, Ariz.– March 9, 2009 – JDA® Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: JDAS), the leading provider of Price Sensitive Revenue Management solutions, announced today that Carlson Hotels Worldwide selected JDA’s new Travel Price Optimizer to provide daily pricing decisions for more than 700 properties in the United States and Asia Pacific as the foundation of the Carlson Hotels Stay Night Automated Pricing initiative. Carlson Hotels operates in 74 countries under the brands Regent® Hotels & Resorts, Radisson® Hotels & Resorts, Park Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM and Park Inn®.
JDA’s new Travel Price Optimizer, a pricing solution
architected using the JDA® Enterprise Architecture, was designed to
serve the needs of travel, transportation and hospitality companies. It
dynamically optimizes prices based on competitive rates, capacity constraints,
local market demand, and economic and company factors.
Pricing is the Biggest Driver
“We are convinced the Carlson Hotels SNAP process is the right one for our hoteliers,” said Winkler. SNAP is designed to address three major shortcomings Carlson Hotels identified in the current breed of Revenue Management systems:
Travel Price Optimizer is the latest addition to JDA’s family of Price Sensitive Revenue Management solutions. This innovative price optimization solution is the result of many years of experience solving tough optimization problems throughout the travel industry. With Demand Management, Revenue Management and now Price Optimization, JDA offers the most comprehensive solutions for the services industry market today.
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About JDA Software Group, Inc.
We do not believe this press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Nevertheless, if remarks in this press release are considered to be ``forward-looking'' or to have forward-looking implications (including statements by Ms. Winkler and Mr. Archer regarding anticipated benefits to Carlson Hotels Worldwide from the implementation of JDA’s products), we would remind our investors and prospective investors that future events may involve risks and uncertainties. These risks and uncertainties include the risk that that complex software solutions such as JDA’s may be costly and time-consuming to implement and/or may not produce the level of benefits anticipated by the parties at the outset of the project. Other risks and uncertainties that may affect our business are detailed from time to time in the ``Risks Factors'' section of our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. As a result of these and other risks, actual results may differ materially from those predicted. We undertake no obligation to update information in this release.
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