For users of the TourCMS tour operator ecommerce platform
Hi Alex and Paul.As you know, we are trying to restructure and create new CSS email templates, and have come up against an issue with fitting the 'options' in a custom table format, like when using the tour name, start date etc. We don't want to use…Continue
Started by Luke Scully in General discussion & suggestions 9 hours ago.
I just stumbled upon the option to use quantity-based pricing. Is it possible to use this approach as a proxy for occupancy types?For example, single occupancy (1 person in a hotel room) would be $X per person, double occupancy (2 in a room) would…Continue
Due to an internet wide security issue (called logjam) TourCMS hosting has been updated to defend against the issues found.However it turns out that one or two payment gateways (Worldpay and maybe Realex) are using technology (called Java 7) that is…Continue
I am wondering if anybody has any suggestions for a low cost trust account that is already fully integrated with tourcms to allow online credit card payments by customers.Unfortunately I signed up for Trust My Travel after I had discussed the…Continue
Hello,Is it possible to clear the cache for my TourCMS account for testing purposes? It seems that it takes a little while for changes (e.g. assignment of categories to tours etc) to become apparent on my website (using API).ThanksPatrickContinue
Hi,We are going to launch a new website soon with mobile friendly capability. We are using TourCms Widget to show up all tour products; but the widget is not mobile friendly capability. Is TourCms Team considering on this issue?Regards,TilakContinue
Hello,A customer adds an additional tour or option to their confirmed booking.Is there a way to manually demote the booking back to Provisional until payment for their additional tour's been received?Many thanks!Continue
Hi All,I did this before, but can't seem to find the correct area to make modifications. Where do I go to create different pricing types (single/double/triple occupancy, e.g.)? Thanks,NickContinue
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