"Innovation in Travel" - "Travel Innovation"

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"Innovation in Travel" - "Travel Innovation"

  1. 1. Pablo Álvarez Group Innovation Manager Group Marketing lastminute.com 11 November 2008 1
  2. 2. Travel Innovation 11 November 2008 2
  3. 3. lastminute.com started trading in April 1998 and since then lastminute.com has been at the forefront of travel innovation e.g. “first commercial WAP-based restaurant booking service - launched 4 May 2000.” 11 November 2008 3
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  5. 5. “radar” www.lastminute.com/radar launched November 2008 11 November 2008 5
  6. 6. radar 11 November 2008 6
  7. 7. “pronto” http://pronto.lastminute.com launched November 2008 11 November 2008 7
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  10. 10. “fonefood” m.lastminute.com/fonefood launched August 2008 11 November 2008 10
  11. 11. m.lastminute.com/fonefood 11 November 2008 11
  12. 12. description fonefood is a mobile website to find and book restaurants across Europe. http://m.lastminute.com/fonefood Main characteristics: 6.000+ restaurants across Europe Restaurant deals in UK Free bookings, no need of a credit card Quality and ease of the interface Detection of your mobile location Multilanguage iphone version of fonefood 11 November 2008 12
  13. 13. Activity summary date Event Nov fonefood also in french and german Nov Android version live 13- 13-Oct iphone version live 05- 05-Sep fonefood officially launched in Sweden 22- 22-Aug Launch Google Gears API 19- 19-Aug Link from cool gorilla phrasebooks activated 11 November 2008 14- 14-Aug Launch 13 fonefood; english and swedish interface fonefood;
  14. 14. http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=RJOoEkAekBU 11 November 2008 14
  15. 15. Nokia Android G1 Windows mobile iPhone 11 November 2008 15
  16. 16. Supported handsets fonefood is optimized for the following handsets: – 320x480 touch screen handsets: Android + iPhone & iPod – 240x320 screen resolution handsets: N95, Sony Ericsson K800i, HTC TytnII – 176x220 screen resolution handsets: Sony Ericsson W810i, Nokia N70 It also works properly on Blackberries, Samsungs, etc The basic functions should still work on low end phones (e.g. text description of a restaurant should still be accessible). 11 November 2008 16
  17. 17. What’s Next ? 11 November 2008 17
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  20. 20. Thanks to: Photos and pictures under Creative Commons from: Flickr user Cedric1981 (restaurant table foto) Heike Scholz from Mobile-Zeitgeist (mobile 2.0 picture) 11 November 2008 20
  21. 21. labs.lastminute.com Thank you Pablo Álvarez Group Innovation Manager; Group Marketing palvarez@lastminute.com 11 November 2008 21

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