Mobile payment solutions are revolutionising business travel and invoicing. Almost half of all companies expect mobile payment to make travel easier, yet presently, only 5% of them actually make use of this option for business travel.Almost half of all companies expect mobile payment to make travel easier, yet presently, only 5% of them actually make use of this option for business travel. That is the conclusion drawn from exclusive expert interviews and a survey for the new white paper “Mobile Payment – How It Will Transform Corporate Travel and Expense Management” published by AirPlus International. The leading international provider of payment and invoicing solutions for business travel got together with the internationalAssociation of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) to produce this white paper. Seventy-three ACTE members were asked how they handle mobile payment solutions. The key findings of the white paper are now also available as an app.
Paying with smartphones
“Our survey showed there are still big knowledge deficits in the industry as regards mobile payment solutions,” says Volker Huber, Executive Vice President of Global Sales at AirPlus. Thus, 53% of respondents rated their knowledge as beginner level.