Saturday, July 20, 2019

3 Charts Showing Growth of Short-Term Rentals vs. Hotel Online Bookings

There’s no question short-term rentals made a splash around the world this year — mainly from the likes of Airbnb — even amidst the...

5 Simple Ways Hotels Use Data To Increase Revenue

How hotels use data to drive new revenue In 2017, it's clear that the hospitality industry needs to prepare for even more disruptions that will...

IHG turns its back on loyal OTA guests

Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) is the latest major global hotel chain to cut off loyalty perks for elite loyalty members who make their reservations...

Hotel Big Data Start-up StayAngel Shuts Down – Hilton loses millions

Recently, we learned that hotel big data start-up, StayAngel had closed its doors.  This is a piece written by the Founder, Mark Ross-Smith, on why...

The Future of OTA Loyalty Programs

Online Travel Agents (OTAs) are known as an efficient distribution channel for hotel rooms, but with more major hotel brands pushing direct bookings to...

Disrupting loyalty: How can hotels become enablers, not just destinations?

The location is everything in the hotel world. But are hotels doing enough to make the most of their locations and enable better experiences for...