< PrevNext > 35. Novartis Basel, Switzerland Share 2015 U.S.-Booked Air Volume: $106.7 millionPrincipal Air Suppliers: American, Delta, UnitedPrincipal Hotel Suppliers: Hilton, Marriott, StarwoodPrincipal Car Rental Suppliers: Enterprise, HertzPrincipal Online Booking Tool: Sabre GetTherePrincipal Card Supplier: JPMorgan Chase MasterCardPrincipal Expense Supplier: Concur ExpenseConsolidated Global TMC: HRGNovartis' U.S.-booked air volume rose in 2015 from 2014’s $104.8 million. A major restructuring in 2014 included both divestitures and acquisitions, prompting a reorganization of the company’s travel operations. The Swiss pharmaceutical company delayed several travel services RFPs but resumed those efforts last year. It awarded Carlson Wagonlit Travel its travel management services, replacing HRG. For 2016, Novartis is undergoing airline and ground transportation RFPs and will continue to streamline travel operations. Novartis also issued a new global travel policy July 1 that creates parity among divisions and is anticipated to yield significant savings.