Ecommerce Europe welcomes Voyages-sncf.comas a new Company Member. Ecommerce Europe company members are Business-to-Consumers (B2C) companies selling products and/or services online to consumers in Europe.
About Voyages-sncf Group
The Voyages-sncf.com Group is a major tourism expert in the distribution of European train tickets and passes and a specialist in French destinations. In response to today’s rail distribution challenges and new purchasing habits, Voyages-sncf.com currently has a powerful, flexible network of 40 websites, 25 multilingual mobile apps, 5 shops and an integrated call center to meet the needs of its European and international customers.
With sales revenue of 4 billion euros in 2013 and 1,000 employees, this subsidiary of SNCF, the French national rail operator, covers over 30 countries and offers a full range of tourism products and services, including trains operating in France (TGV, iDTGV, Intercités, etc), international rail operators (Thalys, Eurostar, TGV Lyria, TGV France Italy, France Spain High Speed, CityNightLine, Italo) as well as hotels, car rentals, etc. Its teams commit themselves to promoting the train as the most efficient, comfortable and enjoyable way to travel throughout Europe, and to simplifying the booking experience with a dual focus on digital innovation and customer service.
“The whole Voyages-sncf.com company and I are delighted to join Ecommerce Europe. The online retail sector is still young, but it needs to have its voice heard among opinion leaders. We are proud to support Ecommerce Europe in its efforts and are ready to play a full role in them”, stated the Director General of Voyages-sncf.com, Mr. Franck Gervais.
Marlene ten Ham, Secretary General of Ecommerce Europe, declared: “We are very glad to have one of the major experts in the touristic field specialized in the distribution of train tickets and rail passes at European level as a Company Member of Ecommerce Europe. Voyages-sncf.com is a great example of a successful e-commerce company and we are confident that our collaboration will be beneficial for the industry.”
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