Meliá Hotels Launches Volara to Enable Voice-based Guest Conversations

Volara has announced that Circle by Meliá, a Meliá Hotels International brand, has selected it to be the voice technology to properties within its international shared vacation membership club. The new Grand Reserve at Paradisus Palma […]

Guest Experience Management

Hilton Enhances Its “Connected Rooms” Technology With Netflix Partnership

Two years ago, Hilton unveiled its Connected Room concept. The hotel brand billed it as a first-of-its-kind, high-tech guest room that enables guests to personalize and control every aspect of their stay from one central […]


Infor to Receive a $1.5 Billion (With a “B”) Investment

Infor, a leading hospitality technology solution provider and global leader in business cloud software, announced an agreement to receive a $1.5 billion investment from shareholders Koch Equity Development and Golden Gate Capital. This investment builds […]

CSR & Booking Solutions

The Benefits of Virtual Reality for Hotel Bookings

By Michal Hubschmann, CEO of VDroom GCH, a leading German hotel management company, is a good example of a pioneer in the world of virtual reality for hotel bookings. More than a third of the hotels they […]