JD Sports hires Expotel in year-long deal

JD Sports has appointed Expotel to provide hotel booking services for the first time as part of a year-long agreement.

JD Sports appoints Expotel
JD Sports appoints Expotel

A team of six of Expotel's staff will be working on the contract with the sports retailer.

The aim of the deal is for JD Sports to centralise its travel spend and it is the first time the company has employed a hotel booking agency.

Expotel's group sales director, James Steventon, said: "It is a great privilege to have been given the responsibility of a first-time contract of this nature. We are confident that we can deliver savings and efficiencies that will demonstrate to JD Sports that their decision to work with a hotel booking agency, and their choice of Expotel, is the right one."

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