(PRWEB) October 8, 2003
“Japan has always been an expensive city for travelers. They are looking to rent a car to explore the Japanese countryside, or looking for a hotel stay cheap in a city, travelers have never had the best deal. We launched Tocoo club! English in order to put an end to this unfortunate situation and make it possible for international travelers to experience the real Japan. Japan is not an expensive country to travel more. “said Keiji Nishimura, the founder and president of Coocom Co., Ltd.
is now looking for business partners abroad who are able to cooperate in that capacity. It has also launched affiliate programs that give affiliates with attractive offers and content to their users.
launch of the English language car hire is part of their expanding services. They currently have over 150 affiliated hotels reduced nationally on their website. Making use of the concept of using free room and last minute bookings, rates are up to 77% off and as low as ¥ 1,050 (about $ 9.5) per person per night. Air service packages will be added later this year.
Tocoo club! started five years ago in Japan. Its unique and revolutionary service is based on principles such as a separate charge for meals and beds, the use of otherwise vacant rooms at discounted prices without commission from the hotels. Its principle is based on the assumption that accommodation costs are lowered both to other foreign countries, to and from Japan can be more easily achieved. The service is managed solely on membership fees, which eliminates the conventional system ignores the load by informing the customer exactly what is charged by the hotels. The service now has a membership of over 310,000, and the number of registered hotels has increased to 2200 in Japan.
Keiji Nishimura think the reason for the success of Club Tocoo! lies in the fact that he “stuck to a system that is radically different from traditional travel agencies, and established the system as a model of successful enterprise in the field of travel booking on the Internet. We believe that our clear system for loading and international travelers the choice of having their meals also go a long way to meet their needs. Our service began from the perspective of the traveler, and we will continue to provide travel services that focus on travelers. ”
Founder & President
Nishimura began Akiyado Club (the “club of the hotel vacancy,” the name of the original club) with only 42 hotels in January 1998. With a line taken from “1200 nights for only yen in use in a vacant room, “his services were seen by the media since the beginning. He won a number of users through word-of-mouth since the Japanese version launched five years ago. For Now more than 300,000 members and 2,000 hotels, 900 car rental locations nationwide, and 1,000 vacation packages.
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