February 06, 2017
Dubai-based airline sites scalability of PROS Origin + Destination revenue management system as key to delivering revenue growth
HOUSTON and DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, Feb. 6, 2017 – PROS (NYSE: PRO), the revenue and profit realization company, today announced that flydubai has selected PROS to help execute its revenue management strategies. PROS Origin & Destination, a cloud-based, modern revenue optimization solution, will help flydubai optimize network revenue using market trends, demand behavior and proactive analysis.
Since launching its operations in 2009, flydubai has created a network of more than 85 destinations in 44 countries. The airline operates more than 1,600 flights every week and maintains its strategy of changing the way people travel around the region benefiting from enhanced connectivity.
“We assessed our revenue growth strategies, and we recognized that we required a solution to support our commercial objectives with the ability to add scale as needed,” said Ramesh Anantharaman, Senior Vice President of Revenue Optimization at flydubai. “This is why we have chosen PROS O&D as the best-fit solution for our business model. As we continue to expand both our fleet and network, PROS enables us to improve our market agility, maintain our efficiency and deliver the value our passengers expect.”
“Airlines are looking for new ways to deliver value to their customers and profitably achieve network growth,” said PROS Travel President Benson Yuen. “We are honored that flydubai has chosen PROS to bring value and innovation, and to support its growth opportunities. We are excited to be maximizing revenue and delivering value to flydubai as it continues to evolve its network strategy.”
Dubai-based flydubai strives to remove barriers to travel and enhance connectivity between different cultures across its ever-expanding network.
Since launching its operations in 2009, flydubai has:
- Created a network of more than 85 destinations in 44 countries.
- Opened up 59 new routes that did not previously have direct air links to Dubai or were not served by a UAE national carrier from Dubai.
- Operated a single fleet type of next-generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft and will take delivery of more than 100 aircraft by the end of 2023.
In addition, flydubai’s agility and flexibility as a young airline have enhanced Dubai’s economic development, in line with the Government of Dubai’s vision, by creating trade and tourism flows in previously underserved markets.
For more information about flydubai services, please visit flydubai.com. Please visit our Newsroom for the latest flydubai news.
PROS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PRO) is a revenue and profit realization company that helps B2B and B2C customers realize their potential through the blend of simplicity and data science. PROS offers cloud solutions to help accelerate sales, formulate winning pricing strategies and align product, demand and availability. PROS revenue and profit realization solutions are designed to allow customers to experience meaningful revenue growth, sustained profitability and modernized business processes. To learn more, visit www.pros.com.
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