GroundScope are delighted to be a part of ACRISS, an Association formed over 30 years ago by leading Car Rental and Travel Technology companies in Europe. ACRISS have now expanded to include the Vehicle with Driver Service Industry (VDSI) and, together with GroundScope, can develop, set and implement the standards necessary for the VDSI transfer industry in the same way they did many years ago with the car rental industry.
ACRISS identifies and develops the standards to avoid misleading information and ensure accurate information for the Car Rental and Vehicle with Driver Service industries. ACRISS mission is to educate and communicate the benefits of these standards in order to book with confidence. All ACRISS members follow its Code of Conduct and ensure they comply with the standards set and agreed by the Association.
GroundScope provides a comprehensive technology and management service for global business taxi and private hire requirements within the corporate travel marketplace. Over the past decade, GroundScope has rapidly grown to become recognised as the leading ground transportation provider for B2B, with a client portfolio of world-leading multinational organisations and industry partners.
‘VDSI Transfers is an exciting new division of ACRISS helping implement, support and promote standards within the private hire industry. We are looking forward to working with GroundScope on our VDSI Transfers project together with our other Allied Associates; Blacklane, Karhoo, MyCab, Taxitender and GDS partners Amadeus and Sabre.”
GroundScope is a global booking service that lets travellers choose from over 600 local ground transportation services across the world – from taxi firms to coach companies – and book the safest, most reliable and cost-effective option for their trip. GroundScope brings together a powerful online booking platform, available on web, App, GDS and mobile, an enormous selection of rigorously-vetted ground transport partners and a group of experienced staff offering 24/7, human customer support. GroundScope’s mission is to manage, streamline and simplify the fragmented ground transportation landscape for clients, and offer a seal of quality that guarantees a licensed, insured, competitively priced and high-quality service in every taxi, car or coach booked. GroundScope provides a service to leading companies in the pharmaceutical, IT, finance, FMCG and manufacturing sectors as well as leading TMC’s and OBT’s.
ACRISS EEIG was formed in 1989 by Avis, Budget, Europcar and Hertz and reconstituted as an European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG) in 1992. ACRISS works to develop industry standards to provide full transparency with fair and accurate comparison when booking Car Rental or Vehicle with Driver Service Industry. It works to influence these industries and drive adoption of the ACRISS standards and ensure compliance of the ACRISS Code of Conduct.