CARSON CITY, Nev., June 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Chargerback, Inc., the developers of the nation's leading lost and found software solutions, releases projected statistics for lost and found items over the fourth of July weekend. The company says that, at America's airlines, hotels and amusement parks alone, 1,320,890 items with an average total value of $151,415,300 will be lost between July 3rd and July 10th, 2016. Of these, 17.6% will be electronic devices such as cell phones, laptop computers, keys with electronic fobs, and cameras, with an estimated total value of $69,798,102. This statistic is being released in light of AAA's recent statistic, which states the "highest fourth of July travel volume on record" where "nearly 43 million Americans will travel" over Independence Day Weekend.
Chargerback, Inc. is releasing these statistics to raise traveler awareness during the busy travel season and encourage them to check hotel room closets, under beds, in seat back pockets of airplanes, and on the floor of any place they visit for an extended period of time. Additionally, to be mindful of dropping items and leaving items behind in common places such as bathrooms, poolside, or in restaurants.
These statistics and suggestions are based on the experience of Chargerback, Inc. and data collected the previous year from the Chargerback Lost and Found software solution, from July 3, 2015 to July 10, 2015 and its installed user base, which includes the nation's top airlines, hotels, and amusement parks. The national data was compiled and the statistic estimated based on industry size and market share.
ABOUT CHARGERBACK, INC.
Chargerback, Inc. provides web-based lost and found solutions which improve the experience of travelers when an item is lost and relieve operational stress for those who work in lost and found service occupations. The company works in partnership with airlines, hotels, amusement parks, and other related hospitality venues. The world-class lost and found software solution, Chargerback, helps assure items are returned quickly and efficiently to their rightful owner www.chargerback.com.
Diane Dye Hansen, Chargerback, Inc., Marketing Director, 775-315-8890, firstname.lastname@example.org
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SOURCE Chargerback, Inc.