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Accor Opts For Infosys' CommerceEdge To Provide Social Travel Shopping Experience

IT giant, Infosys Ltd said that Accor, the world's leading hotel operator has deployed Infosys CommerceEdge platform to provide its customers with a social travel shopping experience via facebook. "Infosys CommerceEdge is a comprehensive eCommerce and social commerce platform that enables visitors to log into Accor's ecommerce website using their facebook account, providing a simple connection and registration process. Visitors' actions can then be posted on their facebook pages. These conversations will enhance the customer experience and help build wider visibility for the different hotel brands within the Accor group," the company said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange. The CommerceEdge platform is implemented across accorhotels.com which caters to more than 3,500 hotels across 92 countries and has over 200 million unique visitors per year, added the filing.

Source - Infosys