For users of the TourCMS tour operator ecommerce platform
Hi there,I am pretty sure this question has been answered already, but I cannot seem to find it.We like to add a promotional code which is a fixed amount. For example we hand out discount vouchers of €50 on a travel fair who are only valid for 14…Continue
Hello,I have multiple bookings on a date in the future, and I simply want to sort them (actually it's so I can send them an ad-hoc email) by those that DO contain a certain option, and those that DO NOT contain that option.An alternative would be to…Continue
Hi All --We have a list of tours with last year's departure dates and prices already loaded into TourCMS. We'd like to change the departure dates and the prices without having to cut and paste any information or create new dates. Is there a way to…Continue
HelloWe are aware of an issue with TourCMS that is effecting everyoneThis is an issue at our hosting provider with connectivity, in Dallas FW. They are working in it fullyAt this moment we don't have an ETA for resolution. Sorry for the trouble.…Continue
Hi Alex,Here is a simple question. I noticed a ":" following the supplier name on the voucher when supplier info is ticked. What is the use of this :?Thanks for letting us know.LuitContinue
If you use Paypal as your payment gateway, chances are you just received an email from Paypal checking that you are SHA-256 compliantShort summary: TourCMS is, so you can ignore the email from Paypal......Thanks. AlexContinue
Started by Alex Bainbridge in General discussion & suggestions Sep 11.
Hi guys, I am working on the workflow for the bookings via our -soon te be live new website - and I need some assistance from you guys.Via our new website clienst can click on the "Enquire Now" button (We don't do straight bookings as clients always…Continue
Good morning Alex,Not sure if this one is already on the to-do list, but I believe quite important for multi language usage: we need options to be website channel dependent. So for certain channels we want to be able to switch some specific options…Continue
Hi,At the moment I use Paypal for receiving payments, which are all in GB£. Customers have a choice of paying 25% deposit, or full balance. Expenses are incurred in IDR, because the activities take place in Indonesia. It costs around 2.5% to turn my…Continue
Time to go back to our monthly schedule of public updates via this blog as the last one was a while back!
2013 was a busy year for TourCMS with a major increase in suppliers using us to run their websites, their daily operations and their distribution to travel agents, hotel concierges and web affiliates. Collectively we did around 100 million USD through the system (and 2014 is looking like a 200 million USD year)
People always ask us what is our focus going forwards? It is actually quite a hard question to answer in public but here goes
Day tours &…
Posted by TourCMS team on February 19, 2014 at 12:30pm
Team TourCMS has been busy making core system changes to. So busy that we have almost forgotten to write a release note for a few months saying what we have been upto!
At a very top level, the following functionality areas are new and/or vastly improved
Now able, on a tour by tour basis, set hotel pickup points. A much better approach than the previous, ad hoc, approach of using questions & answers. (Questions & answers…Continue
Posted by TourCMS team on April 11, 2013 at 10:29am
Variety of important changes made recently to the TourCMS system
* Hotel product types now hidden - although still possible to turn on hotel product types if you go to Configuration & Setup - tours general settings
* Freesale tour types (where customer selects a date) - now selectable on a tour by tour basis, but hidden by default. We still think freesale is very useful (especially for the basis of tailor-made tours) but…Continue
Posted by TourCMS team on November 9, 2012 at 4:41pm
Many changes this month to TourCMS - most of which are, if you are an existing customer, well worth paying attention to.
* Agent login - on start of booking engine - now uses the TourCMS Marketplace agent login credentials not the previously configured agent usernames/passwords. This means that agents only have to remember one set of credentials for any TourCMS customer (of course you as a supplier have to have a commercial relationship with each…Continue
We haven't announced TourCMS developments for a while but we have been hard at work tweaking, improving and changing the system - based on feedback from the 250 local tour operator customers - and our own vision.
This release note is a summary of changes made over the last few months:
* Unconfirmed bookings tab - easy to see bookings (arriving shortly) - where not yet confirmed (normal process is that this is for bookings where payments…Continue
Posted by TourCMS team on July 30, 2012 at 10:16am