These are just some of the global statistics of the travel industry, every day 24/7 365 days of the year. In the hectic maze of travel, nothing stands still, nor is it clear.
If you book your own travel or are a procurement manager, the very thought of organising business travel can leave you frustrated and confused.
Crystal Corporate are an independent travel management company and part of the Moresand Group, the UK’s second largest independent travel company with a trading history spanning some 30 years. The business grew from a small office in Oxford Street, London with just 3 staff to one that today employs 1000 staff globally, delivering excellence as standard.
Crystal Corporate offer business travel using visionary travel technology, delivering value for money travel and saving you valuable time. We have offices in London, New York, India and Sri Lanka so whilst we are a global company, we remain local.
We are not led, but are leaders in what we do. Our company has won many travel and business awards which push us harder to achieve the best results for our clients. To name a few, the Virgin Atlantic ‘Best Travel Agency’ award, Plimsoll ‘Business Excellence award and the London Stock Exchange ‘1000 Companies to Inspire’ award.
Our relationships are paramount in everything we do, for every single client. Knowledge & understanding are key factors in delivering our service to you, allowing us to offer time saving processes, implement cost savings and make effective travel better managed.
As a TMC we work harder for you, as one box does not fit all. We offer an array of service:
Fully managed travel program
Online booking tool allowing you to manage your own bookings on your terms
Private Jet Hire
Chauffer Driven Vehicles
Events & Conferencing
Intelligent information detailing travel trends in your organisation
Any relationship is built on trust, respect, understanding and knowledge. You could say that a good relationship is adaptable to change in any situation.
At Crystal Corporate we believe that being a multifaceted business is a requirement for a TMC, because change is inevitable, and relationships are built on change. We act, not react , and that is why we do more to understand your business than any other TMC.
In a world that never stands still, travel is at the forefront of your business operation. Meeting people, dealing with deadlines, arriving on time, ready to do business. Crystal Corporate delivers a program that is unique and adaptable to your business, keeping you in control. So how do we do this? If you are more of a hands-off person, we can look after every aspect of your business travel, however many travellers and bookers like the idea of doing this for themselves and then there are some that want both. Whatever your requirement we can cater for your needs, and below are just some of the ways we deliver your travel:
Dedicated Reservations Team – Dealing with real people who understand your business. Our team are experts at what they do, bringing you innovative & cost saving travel.
Online Booking Tool – Your travel on your terms. Our state-of-the-art online booking tool allows you to build your own itineraries, increasing greater efficiencies for your business and driving down costs.
Pre-Trip Approval –Keeping track of your travel spend can be a nightmare. With our pre-trip approval software, we are able to give you control to accept or decline a trip.
Business Reporting Tool ‘Crystalogix’ – Business intelligence is important to any business. Our software has easy to read dashboards and drill-down functions.
Crystalogix produces easily readable information and results, delivering better understanding of how your money is being spent across your business regionally or globally- and demonstrating any missed savings that could have been made.
Traveller Tracking – Every business has a duty of care to know where their staff are when travelling on company business. Our traveller tracking system can identify in minutes where your staff are globally.
Events & Conferencing – We have our own in-house team that can arrange any event, whatever the size. We vet and check every venue making this as seamless for you as possible.
Currency cards – Currency cards are becoming more widely used because of the flexibility built in to the cards to swap currencies. We have teamed up with a card provider to bring you the MasterCard currency card.
Visa & Passport Renewals – Our app lets you arrange your visas and passport renewals online.
Travel business technology is rapidly changing. Crystal Corporate continually invest in state-of-the-art technology, delivering greater efficiency and cost saving travel programs helping our clients take advantage and reduce their travel spend.
With our Fare Finder technology, we are able to search more content with some fantastic prices on business or premium economy flights or pick a preferred hotel chain. Our Policy Driven Software only allows your staff to book within the perimeters of the policy that you set, so there is never a need to worry if travel is out of policy. We also have pre-trip authority built in.
Traveller Tracking. Knowing where your staff are at any one time is a big responsibility and so our traveller tracking software keeps you in the picture.
Online Booking Tool. Doing things on your time and on your terms is vital so we have created an adaptable booking tool that allows you and your staff to decide what you want from it.
Business Reports Analytics. We have our own in-house reporting system ‘Crystalogix’. We think that it’s the best system the market has to offer reporting spend trends and habits. Being able to understand what you spend in an easily downloadable report has never been easier. With our analytics tool, reports can be created and sent directly to you or you can have your own access to your report suite and design you own reports. This easy to use dashboard and drill down reporting tool makes easy work of your travel data.
Most progressive companies support good business practices, and at Crystal Corporate we take our responsibilities seriously. We care about the planet and our staff.
It is important for us to understand our chain of supply in order to ensure that we can protect our clients’ staff and interests should they use our service.
We take seriously the issue of our environment and encourage our own staff to be mindful of this. We work alongside organisations that make us aware of our impact on our planet and work out ways in which we can reduce this. We offer clients help to understand their travel footprint by working out just how much C02 is being produced.
We are an equal opportunities employer where diversity is of great importance to us, giving all our staff the full support and opportunity to reach their goals. To attract the right staff, we are proud to be a fully inclusive cultured business, inviting a diverse workforce offering the very best talent to all our clients.