< PrevNext > 33. Medtronic Dublin Share 2016 U.S.-Booked Air Volume: $127 million2016 Global Air Volume: $170 million2016 U.S. T&E: $275 million2016 Global T&E: $390 millionPrincipal Air Suppliers: Delta, United, AmericanPrincipal Hotel Suppliers: Marriott, Hilton, HyattPrincipal Car Rental Suppliers: Enterprise, AvisPrincipal Online Booking Tool: GetTherePrincipal Card Supplier: American ExpressPrincipal Expense Supplier: adSOFT Expense ExpressConsolidated U.S. TMC: Amex GBTMedtronic consolidated travel policies in 2016 to include Covidien, which it acquired in 2015. It used the travel program's larger size to improve deals with suppliers. Global T&E spend decreased 16 percent from $466.6 million in 2015, even as global air volume increased 9 percent. U.S. T&E and air spend showed a similar pattern. Just under 40 percent of the company's U.S.-booked air spend is international. This year, the medical technology firm and device manufacturer plans to combine its two travel policies, one of which covers 80 percent of travel spend. American Express Global Business Travel handled 70 percent of Medtronic's bookings outside the U.S. The company anticipates U.S.-booked airfare to decline 20 percent in 2017 to $100 million. Medtronic reported $28.8 billion in revenue for 2016 and $3.5 billion in net earnings.