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Certify Releases its Annual SpendSmart™ Report on Business Travel Spending Trends for 2016

Certify Releases its Annual SpendSmart™ Report on Business Travel Spending Trends for 2016

With another exciting year of business travel now behind us, the Certify SpendSmart™ Report for fourth quarter and full year 2016 is ready for you with the latest analysis of today’s top T&E expense trends. And with millions of receipts and expenses in the Certify vault, we’ve compiled the most relevant trends of the year, including benchmark expense category spending averages, top travel vendors and more. Taking the lead for the biggest story of 2016 was the rise of Uber and ride-hailing services among business travelers. Accounting for nearly 52% of the ground transportation category in the fourth quarter of 2016, Uber has shown itself the most popular choice for business travel. And, of notable mention: Q4 marks the first time Uber has surpassed 50% of the transportation category total; Uber also tops the list of overall most expensed vendors with 6% of all Certify expenses and receipts in 2016. Another growing trend to watch among sharing services is homestay network, Airbn...
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