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Vanishing Plastic

Vanishing Plastic

By Bryan Yurcan, BTE 12-14-2017 In a future that’s totally connected, it looks like corporate cards may pull a disappearing act. Looking back to their earliest days, purchase cards have come a long way. The technology, the systems and the processes have all matured...

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Face Time with Ralph Kaiser

Face Time with Ralph Kaiser

By BTE 11-14-2017 UATP’s CEO, president and chair Ralph Kaiser offers BTE an in-depth look at this unique card provider and its benefits for corporate travel. BTE: UATP has been a part of the airline industry since the early days of commercial aviation. Explain what...

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APG Now Also Offers its Airlines a UATP Bill

APG Now Also Offers its Airlines a UATP Bill

From TRAVEL INSIDE - 07/11/2017 The APG network has launched an issuer program for corporate customer billing for its more than 200 member airlines.With more than 100 GSA agencies worldwide, APG now offers its more than 200 partner airlines a white label solution with...

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Airlines urged to adapt and ‘sell more stuff’

Airlines urged to adapt and ‘sell more stuff’

Orient Aviation Tom Ballantyne / June 1, 2017 Distribution is critical to full-service and budget airline operations. In the technologically disruptive world of today selling air tickets or other services is more complicated than ever for airlines. Co-founder of Air...

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UATP, Turkish Airlines Ink Payment-Processing Agreement

UATP, Turkish Airlines Ink Payment-Processing Agreement

Balkan Business Wire Justin Stoltzfus / May 28, 2017 A global payment processor called UATP is adding Turkish Airlines as a client. The principal service of UATP is to offer airlines and other clients the opportunity of alternative forms of payment. In the world of...

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Turkish Airlines Becomes UATP Card Issuer

Turkish Airlines Becomes UATP Card Issuer

Business Travel News By JoAnn DeLuna / May 25, 2017 Turkish Airlines now issues UATP corporate cards through Yapi Kredi Bank, becoming the network's 24th airline issuer and the first in Turkey. The Turkish Airlines Corporate Club Card is available as a charge card or...

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Payments paradise lost?

Payments paradise lost?

Orient Aviation By Tom Ballatyne / March 2017 Competition is intensifying among providers as the old order of payment settlements is shaken to the core by digital disruption. The latest blow to the once cosy relationship between payment providers and airlines is the...

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