CSR & Booking Solutions

Hilton, IHG, Accor and Marriott Pour $50 Million Into Groups360’s Online Sourcing and Booking Solution

Four of the world’s largest hotel brands — Hilton, Accor, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) and Marriott International — have invested a combined $50 million in Groups360, a technology solution provider that offers an online marketplace […]

Channel Management

“Without Rate Parity, You Better Stay Away from Metasearch!” A Discussion with Jan Sammeck of Deutsche Hospitality

TRIPTEASE recently talked with Jan Sammeck, Director of eCommerce at Deutsche Hospitality and author of Online Marketing for Hotels, about the steps hotels can take to build an efficient long-term spending strategy on metasearch in […]

CSR & Booking Solutions

Packaging and Upselling in the Face of Alternate Lodgings

Following the latest iteration of HITEC in Minneapolis this year, one subtle trend that has crept into our collective hoteliers’ consciousness is that we now work in the accommodations business instead of the narrower hotel […]

Announcement

Sabre Announces the Release of Content Services for Lodging, Improving Corporate Booking Capabilities

Sabre Corporation today announced the release of Sabre Content Services for Lodging. This new solution is designed to power agency and corporate booking tools, integrating traditional GDS content from hoteliers alongside content from Booking.com, Bedsonline, and Expedia […]

CSR & Booking Solutions

The Benefits of Virtual Reality for Hotel Bookings

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 manage, including Best Western, Ibis, […]

Announcement

RateGain Launches Its Smart Distribution Solution

RateGain today announced the launch of its Smart Distribution solution, enabling hoteliers to discover and receive recommendations on new demand opportunities, auto contract with new channels, and set up content and automatically map product on […]

CSR & Booking Solutions

Choice Hotels Launches “Openings Portal” For Its Hotel Franchisees

With the launch of its new Openings Portal, Choice Hotels International is simplifying and improving the process of opening a hotel for its franchisees. The advanced project management platform was designed to let Choice owners […]

AI / Robots

Hospitality Digital Technology: Challenges, Priorities and Buzzwords

By Max Starkov, Founder and Director at HEBS Digital Today’s typical online travel consumer is exposed to more than 38,983 micro-moments in a 60-day timeframe and visits an average of 18 websites via multiple devices […]