Zermatt / Switzerland – 07 March 2012 – RateGain, an industry leader in online distribution solution for the hospitality industry, partners with reconline AG, a leading provider of online distribution solutions to over 4000 hotels. Reconline AG offers one-stop-distribution solution that connects hotel’s inventory with over 450,000 travel agents (GDS) and the major online travel portals worldwide.

A Travel Technology Company


As part of the integration, RateGain’s ChannelGain, the online channel management solution, is being fully integrated with reconline|CRS platform and will offer 2-way connectivity for hotels to GDSs, offline travel agents and wholesalers i.e. hotels can update their rates and distribute inventory on GDS at the same time can also receive the reservations directly in their CRS. Currently, over 4000 hotels use reconline to manage their online distribution.
Markus Busch, CEO, reconline AG commented "The integration of our two systems went very smooth and we look forward to serving our mutual customers in the future".  Vishal Jain, Chief Products Officer, RateGain, said “With this integration, subscriber hotels of ChannelGain will get the benefit to extend their long tail of distribution and generate bookings directly from GDS, travel agents and wholesalers using reconline|CRS platform at a competitive price. ChannelGain is now fully integrated with an extensive variety of distribution options and has emerged as a one stop distribution solution for hotels.”
About reconline AG
Founded in 1992, reconline offers a complete and inexpensive online distribution platform for small to mid-market independent hotels and hotel chains, to increase their visibility and materialize their potential in the major online hotel booking channels. In addition, reconline|CRS provides hotels with a booking-engine solution to allow real-time reservations on a hotel website. For more information, please visit http://www.reconline.com.
About RateGain
RateGain offers web-based solutions to leading online travel agents, airlines, wholesalers and hotels across 70 countries.  RateGain products for the travel industry have earned numerous awards for innovation.   The company is a leader in SaaS based solutions in channel management, online brand reputation management, competitive price intelligence, and social media marketing. Established in 2004, RateGain is headquartered in India with offices in the US, Thailand, Spain, Dubai and the UK. For more information, please visit www.rategain.com.