Point of Commencement

Safeguard your revenue and optimize your sales with optional revenue management for Amadeus Journey Data. Point of Commencement (POC) uses a journey's starting point information, in addition to POS information, to enhance availability.

Point of Commencement (POC) uses a journey's starting point information, in addition to POS information for enhanced availability.

Product

Prevent system misuse

Agents and travelers are able to switch between different points of sale to benefit from more favorable availability.

Availability computation

Better aligning with Revenue Management strategy through enhanced availability computation.

EU & US regulation compliant

Compliant with European Union and US Department of Transportation regulations, restricting any type of price discrimination within their respective territories.

Low impact technology

Point of Commencement has a relatively low impact regarding changes to an airline’s inventory algorithms.

Pricing alignment

Aligning pricing (based on Point of Origin) with availability (based today on Point of Sale).

Product Highlights Point of Commencement

Go beyond point of sale information and get a clearer picture of every traveler's purchasing power.

Implement improved alignment across Revenue Management strategy with availability computation.
Point of Commencement is fully compliant with European Union and US Department of Transportation regulations.
Implementation has a low level of impact on your inventory algorithms.
Align pricing based on Point of Origin with availability based on Point of Sale.

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