Latest Hotel Industry News

What’s New in B2B Marketing?

2016-09-07 08:57:34 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Technology companies that sell into the global hospitality market are asking, "What's new in business-to- business marketing?" The answer is, a maturing Micro + Visual trend that entertains and informs via... Read more


Lodging Interactive Drives Direct Bookings with Fully Managed Live Chat Service for Hotels & Resorts

2016-09-07 08:54:11 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

PARSIPPANY, NJ - September 7, 2016   Lodging Interactive, the leading digital marketing and social media engagement agency exclusively serving the hospitality industry, today announced the rollout of... Read more



Groupize Launches Next Gen Registration Platform for Small Meetings & Events

2016-09-07 08:44:25 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Groupize, the award-winning provider of innovative small meetings management solutions has announced the launch of Groupize Reg, a new registration and room block management platform. The Groupize Reg solution is... Read more


What’s New in B2B Marketing?

2016-09-07 08:33:40 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

The Micro + Visual Trend: All Grown Up  NASHVILLE – September 7, 2016 – Technology companies that sell into the global hospitality market are asking, “What’s new in business-to-business... Read more



Profit growth pegged back by escalating payroll costs at UK hotels

2016-09-07 07:42:03 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

A new study by hospitality intelligence firm, HotStats, identified that the pace of growth in payroll costs is hampering the ability of UK hoteliers to increase profit. The study, Benchmarking Beyond RevPAR, which... Read more


Revenue Management & Distribution Workshop

2016-09-07 06:21:11 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

An educational interactive workshop to discuss major changes in revenue management and distribution. Read more


TrustYou partners with eRevMax for LIVE OS

2016-09-07 06:17:08 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Leading guest feedback platform TrustYou has partnered with travel technology expert eRevMax to provide extensive guest feedback data to hotels. Hotels will be able to access guest reviews and ratings collated by... Read more


Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens Newest Property in Grovetown

2016-09-07 05:06:20 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Home2 Suites by Hilton Grovetown Augusta Area. Offering 118 suites, the hotel... Read more


DoubleTree by Hilton Opens Dallas-Fort Worth Area Property Following $10 Million Renovation

2016-09-07 04:37:47 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) 13 market-leading brands, today unveils its first property in the bustling Dallas suburb of Arlington and its eighth throughout the Dallas metroplex. Read more


Fun Finder by Hilton Makes You the Hero of Your Vacation

2016-09-07 04:33:25 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Imagine you're honeymooning at a Hilton when you learn via your smartphone that there's a discounted couples massage appointment open in thirty minutes. Or, say you're vacationing with family and receive a schedule... Read more


Miami Cementing its Place in Elite List of Global Gateway & Hospitality Markets | By Andrew Cohan

2016-09-07 04:03:12 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

In 2013, I wrote an article titled "Miami's Leap to Global Gateway Status". The article examined the factors that combined during the previous decade to move Miami from one "comp set", that of secondary cities and... Read more


Project Management Considerations for Building Equipment Upgrades | By Kevin A. Goldstein

2016-09-07 03:35:12 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

A well-executed building equipment project can save energy, reduce maintenance costs, and significantly improve the guest experience. However, a poorly managed project can be disastrous for a hotel in terms of the... Read more


NASC Scores with Meetingmax

2016-09-07 03:18:31 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) announced today that it has signed a contract with Meetingmax, provider of the travel industry's most flexible online housing reservation software. Through the... Read more


Futuristic cities that will take Africa's tourism industry by storm | By Josephine Wawira

2016-09-07 03:18:26 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Inspired by the need to provide sustainable living for her people, including access to sustainable energy, transport and housing; Africa is seen to take up the tech challenge by investing billions of dollars in the... Read more


From Spreadsheets to Cloud Collaboration, Management Companies Transform Hotel Sales with HelloShift

2016-09-07 03:17:21 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

TNJ Management is a progressive hotel management company with eight portfolio hotels (IHG, Hilton, and Wyndham) in four Southwestern states. As VP of Operations, Pranav Patel uses innovative technology like... Read more


Lodging Interactive Drives Direct Bookings with Fully Managed Live Chat Service for Hotels & Resorts

2016-09-07 03:17:02 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Lodging Interactive, the leading digital marketing and social media engagement agency exclusively serving the hospitality industry, today announced the rollout of CoMMingle Live ChatSM the hospitality industry's... Read more


Seekda Acquires Regatta Travel Solutions

2016-09-07 03:16:10 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Regatta Travel Solutions announced today that it has been acquired by Seekda. Terms of the deal were undisclosed. Together, the two companies will focus on increasing direct booking volume for hotels through... Read more


Loyalty Points Are No Trade Off For Housekeeping | By Larry Mogelonsky

2016-09-07 03:15:32 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Traveling for work puts me up close and personal with a wide variety of hotels, but even though I love dabbling in the luxury segment, the wallet just isn't fat enough to make that a year-round thing. Instead, I opt... Read more


Well Served... AND Heard | By Joshua M. Evans

2016-09-07 03:15:19 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

All guests want to be served well. The main goal of any hotel or restaurant employee is to serve their guests well. The people that come through your doors are the only reason businesses succeed. We focus on giving... Read more


Tokyo, Osaka hotel stock forecast to increase by 20-30% by 2018

2016-09-07 03:12:15 +0200 | Source: EHotelier

CBRE Hotels and Research report also shows Japanese hotel transaction volume recording a three-fold increase since 2012. Read more