TUI eyes tours and activities opportunities, makes progress on digital platforms

PhocusWire · 16 Aug

TUI is not ruling out further acquisitions in the tours and activities space as it looks to grow its holiday experiences division further.

2019 Customer Engagement Technology Study
2019 Customer Engagement Technology Study

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 16 Aug

Hotels and restaurants unlock ROI by measuring effect of technology by customer experience and business enhancement.

Shift Happens: 3 Ways Tech is Revolutionizing the Restaurant Workforce
Shift Happens: 3 Ways Tech is Revolutionizing the Restaurant Workforce

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 16 Aug

“Good help is hard to find,” as the saying goes, but today’s labor market requires the addition of “and retain.” According to the United States Burea

Taking Brand Engagement to the Next Level with an Advanced Network
Taking Brand Engagement to the Next Level with an Advanced Network

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 16 Aug

Taking Brand Engagement to the Next Level with an Advanced Network

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Travelport live tests GDS booking of Qantas NDC content

Web In Travel (WIT) · 16 Aug

Travelport has begun handling its first bookings with Qantas using IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard as its “continuing support” for

PhocusWire Digest: Blockchain in action, Sabre closing in on acquisition, Splyt's Philipp Mintchin in the chair

Web In Travel (WIT) · 16 Aug

This week, we draw your attention to key stories from our sister publication PhocusWire.

The Standard Hotels' One Night to Launch New App Where Customers Operate as Travel Advisors

skift.com - Hotels · 15 Aug

Crowdsourcing the booking process, if you will, is a smart strategy to make guests feel involved in the business.

The Standard Hotels to Launch New App Where Customers Operate as Travel Agents

skift.com - Hotels · 15 Aug

It's a bit odd that the company that just spun off one tech venture is launching another. But crowdsourcing the booking process, if you will, is a sm

The Standard Hotels to Launch New App Where Customers Operate as Travel Advisors

skift.com - Hotels · 15 Aug

It's a bit odd that the company that just spun off one tech venture is launching another. But crowdsourcing the booking process, if you will, is a sm

How to Double Your Email List Using WiFi Marketing
How to Double Your Email List Using WiFi Marketing

Modern Restaurant Management · 15 Aug

While a wealth of data promises new marketing potential for restaurants, data overload creates task saturation among busymanagers. Punch cards,reward

Southwest Will Provide NDC Content to Zeno
Southwest Will Provide NDC Content to Zeno

Business Travel News (BTN) · 15 Aug

Southwest Airlines will provide New Distribution Capability content to Serko's online booking tool, Zeno, via ATPCO and SITA's NDC Exchange platform.

PartyLabz Event Management Platform [Review]
PartyLabz Event Management Platform [Review]

EventManagerBlog.com · 15 Aug

PartyLabz is a web-based platform that includes a number of event management features, including invitation distribution, RSVP collection, QR code pr

Beverly Hills Hotel Deploys Self-Service Wine-by-the-Glass Tech in Guestrooms
Beverly Hills Hotel Deploys Self-Service Wine-by-the-Glass Tech in Guestrooms

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 15 Aug

London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills partners with Plum to install the intriguing guestroom tech in all 225 guestrooms.

SevenRooms Appointed as Global Reservation, Table Management & Guest Engagement Platform by Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
SevenRooms Appointed as Global Reservation, Table Management & Guest Engagement Platform by Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 15 Aug

The platform will be implemented and rolled out across all properties during the next 12 months.

Eventbrite's Struggles Deepen as a Public Company

skift.com - Travel Services · 15 Aug

One has to wonder whether Eventbrite's struggles as a public company will make the event-tech sector less attractive to investors in the future.

Knowcross launches facilities-management app
Knowcross launches facilities-management app

Hotel Management · 15 Aug

The app delivers real-time scheduling, tracking, notifications and reporting to enhance responsiveness, increase efficiency and reduce costs.

Deem launches virtual payment program
Deem launches virtual payment program

Hotel Management · 15 Aug

The new program allows corporations to use virtual payment solutions for travel spend, starting with hotel bookings and extending to airfare and grou

Berjaya Hotels & Resorts engages SiteMinder
Berjaya Hotels & Resorts engages SiteMinder

Hotel Management · 15 Aug

The chain adopted SiteMinder's distribution technology to better influence and manage how its inventory is shared.

Sava Holdings adds VingCard Essence door locks at two hotels
Sava Holdings adds VingCard Essence door locks at two hotels

Hotel Management · 15 Aug

The new door locks feature advanced encryption technology and the ability to upgrade to digital key functionality.

Apps You May Need For Your Next Drive
Apps You May Need For Your Next Drive

Peter Greenberg Worldwide · 14 Aug

Read the full article on PeterGreenberg.com at - Apps You May Need For Your Next DriveThe next time you're traveling by car, here are my favorite app

A Hotelier's Guide to Major Events: Tokyo 2020
A Hotelier's Guide to Major Events: Tokyo 2020

IDeaS Blog · 14 Aug

When the big game is coming to town, the time for a proactive revenue strategy is now.

Cvent Acquires DoubleDutch to Accelerate Its Mobile Event Technology

Lodging Magazine · 14 Aug

Cvent, a meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider, announced that it has acquired DoubleDutch, a mobile event app company based in San F

Extended Stay America CEO: 2019 Has Been a Year of Tech Innovation
Extended Stay America CEO: 2019 Has Been a Year of Tech Innovation

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 14 Aug

First half of 2019 sees ESA implement a new PMS, CRM, mobile app and network/broadband tech.

Connected Hotels: How Bluetooth Tech Can Improve the Indoor Guest Experience
Connected Hotels: How Bluetooth Tech Can Improve the Indoor Guest Experience

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 14 Aug

With the average American spending 93% of their lives indoors, offering guests sophisticated tools that give them greater control over their in-room

Harrington Raceway & Casino Selects POS
Harrington Raceway & Casino Selects POS

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 14 Aug

Harrington Raceway has numerous moving operations that make POS system mobility essential.