Mobility budget users can now choose the versatile XXImo card
Breda, 9 July 2015 – Leasing company Alphabet and mobility card provider XXImo will today sign a long-term partnership agreement. This means that Alphabet customers will be able to use the XXImo mobility card in the future. Cardholders can use it not only for refuelling and parking, but also to pay for a taxi or even buy airline tickets.
An analysis by Alphabet and XXImo reveals that employees are becoming increasingly open to different forms of mobility. By using the XXImo mobility card, customers can make use of a wide range of mobility-related services, both within Europe and beyond. Users can even book hotels with the card. Anne Brons, Director Marketing & Business Development at Alphabet: ‘The XXImo network seamlessly matches our vision. With XXImo, we can now fine-tune and expand our offer’. Patrick Bunnik, Director at XXImo: ‘We are proud to be able to support Alphabet with the XXImo Platform.’
Alphabet launched the Alphabet mobility budget a year and a half ago. It allows employees to combine different forms of mobility such as car, public transport and bicycle using their own individual budgets. Automated data-sharing minimises the administrative expenses. This makes Alphabet the first party to offer a complete end-to-end solution for businesses. Brons: ‘The mobility budget helps companies cut costs and reduce administrative expenses. Thanks to XXImo’s scale, users benefit from discounts straight away.’
Sustainable transport solution
With the XXImo card, Alphabet customers also opt for a more sustainable transport solution. Thanks to a good public transport promotion programme, use of the XXImo card results in an increase of more than 20% in the share of rail in the total kilometres travelled. Brons: ‘With the mobility budget, we also aim to reduce CO2 emissions – another reason why the XXImo card represents such a good fit with the philosophy behind our mobility budget.’
Alphabet is one of the four largest international fleet management providers, with cars of all makes. The company supports sustainable and efficient mobility management and offers innovative, customised solutions and services, from consulting to comprehensive management solutions. The firm, which has its headquarters in Munich, was founded in 1997 and manages more than 550,000 vehicles in 18 countries. As part of BMW Group, Alphabet aims for the same high standards in quality and processes as its parent company. For more information: www.alphabet.com.
XXImo offers smart mobility cards, smartphone apps, related portals and reporting tools which can be tailored entirely to the employer’s requirements – either per individual or per group of employees. XXImo can be used throughout Europe (with the employer’s permission) and has developed its own network including almost all the big players in business mobility. With XXImo, processing receipts for expense claims is a thing of the past. The company uses the secure payment infrastructure of Visa Europe. Founded in 2011, XXImo is part of Tendris Holding. For more information, go to www.xximo.com.
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