Digital wallet company FreeCharge announced partnership with OYO, the online hotel booking platform allowing its consumers to use Freecharge wallet to pay across OYO platforms.
With this partnership, Freecharge is further strengthening its partner ecosystem and expanding its footprint in hospitality segment. The partnership will also help OYO get access to FreeCharge’s robust partner network and bring more value to its consumers and partners. Freecharge had earlier announced its partnership with Cleartrip, Redbus, Zivame, Yepme, Cafe Coffee Day among others.
Speaking on the partnership, Govind Rajan, CEO, Freecharge said, “With consumers getting access to over 5,500 hotels and 65,000 rooms, Freecharge will further enhance the experience of booking by providing travellers with a safer and swifter way to pay with our wallet anytime, anywhere. We are focussed on building habit commerce and are moving towards building a less-cash society.”
According to a Neilsen study, Freecharge has grown 30% from 17% in the period between October 2015 to April 2016. FreeCharge has expanded its footprint across 15 sectors.