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Certify SpendSmart™ Report: A Mid-Year Update on Business Travel Spending and Trends

Certify SpendSmart™ Report: A Mid-Year Update on Business Travel Spending and Trends

Certify SpendSmart™ Report: A Mid-Year Update on Business Travel Spending and Trends We're at the midpoint of 2017 and it's time again for the Certify SpendSmart™ Report on business travel and expense spending trends. For the past 18 quarters, this complimentary resource has provided valuable benchmark data and trend analysis to help CFOs, controllers, accountants and business travelers make more informed expense choices and purchases on the road. And analyzing the more than 10 million quarterly expenses and receipts processed by our system in Q2 2017, the new Certify SpendSmart Report continues to track broader changes and trends in the marketplace with even more expense spending and business travel insights. One of the biggest trends we've covered has been the steady rise of ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft. After slowing to a near standstill in the first quarter, this latest report shows ride-hailing leader Uber picked up 2% to claim a commanding 55% of ground transpor...
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