Travel Bound Expands Hotel Offerings

Travel goods wholesaler Travel Bound has recently expanded, adding 5,000 additional hotels, 3,000 of them within the U.S. to its roster.

The addition includes the Sofitel, Novotel, Mercure, InterContinental, Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, Conrad, Doubletree, Hampton Inn and Embassy Suites brands.

Travel Bound, which sells hotels and other packages through travel agents to independent clients and groups of 10 or more, now deals in nearly 31,000 properties in 130 countries.  Agent commissions start at 10 percent and are paid when final payment is received.