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TrustYou Reveals 2018 Year in Review Statistics: Largest Amount of Reviews Analyzed in 10-Year Company History

2019-01-16 15:57:50 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

TrustYou looks back on a successful year and released its year-in-review numbers and statistics, revealing a record increase of analyzed reviews in its database and the largest amount of 5-star reviews ever. The... Read more

2019 Plea to Hotel PMS providers for Distribution Cost Tracking Functionality | By Patrick Landman

2019-01-16 14:58:36 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Over the last few years there has been much discussion in the the world of hotel revenue management on managing GOPPAR and NREVPAR over only REVPAR. Understanding the cost of distribution is vital to the financial... Read more

How authentic and alternative accommodations are fuelling the UK traveller

2019-01-16 14:39:57 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

From accommodations that float, to stays up in the trees, unique property types are a growing trend, with 21%* of UK travellers planning to book a stay in an alternative accommodation in 2019Living like a local is key... Read more

Radisson Opens Hotel And Conference Center In Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin Following Multimillion Dollar Renovation

2019-01-16 13:07:53 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Radisson®, one of the best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the opening of the newly renovated Radisson Hotel and Conference Center Fond du Lac located at 625 West Rolling Meadows Drive, Fond du Lac, WI.... Read more

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Reacquires Direct Franchising Rights For The Days Inn Brand In China

2019-01-16 12:59:08 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: WH) announced that it has reacquired exclusive direct franchising rights for its Days Inn brand for the People's Republic of China.The Days Inn portfolio... Read more

Marriott International Announces Marriott Bonvoy - The New Brand Name Of Its Loyalty Program

2019-01-16 12:51:12 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

"Marriott Bonvoy marks an evolution in travel because it represents more than a loyalty program," said Stephanie Linnartz, Global Chief Commercial Officer, Marriott International. "Marriott Bonvoy is a... Read more

Oakwood Launches The Oakwood Showroom

2019-01-16 12:39:25 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

SINGAPORE - Oakwood, wholly owned by Mapletree Investments ("Mapletree"), unveiled The Oakwood Showroom, located at Harbourfront Tower One today.A collaboration with key partners including ASSA ABLOY, Bang &... Read more

Staybridge Suites® Opens At Heathrow Airport

2019-01-16 12:02:49 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Designed to meet the needs of guests who may be staying for extended periods of time, Staybridge Suites London- Heathrow Bath Road has 145 spacious studio rooms and 45 one-bedroom suites that are all equipped with a... Read more

IHG Launches New Lead Sharing Program With Interactive Sites' Lead Managment Platform - ShareIt Online

2019-01-16 11:56:20 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

PHOENIX, AZ - Interactive Sites, a leading developer of online solutions for the hospitality industry, has successfully launched another private labeled release of their cross-sell and lead share platform - ShareIt... Read more

'Conscious' Travel Emerging as Yet Another Hot Luxury Trend

2019-01-16 10:33:35 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

For at least the past year, the travel industry, and especially the luxury sector, has latched onto the idea of "transformative travel" as the new "experiential travel."First coined in 2016 by the... Read more

From Riad to Ryokan: Reveals How Authentic Accommodations Are Fuelling the Curious Global Traveller

2019-01-16 10:19:00 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

AMSTERDAM -- A race to be the first, a desire to live like a local, and a continued focus on value for money - reveals what's driving travellers into original homes, tree houses, boats and beyond.From... Read more

First Delta Hotels by Marriott Opens in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex

2019-01-16 10:14:37 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International announced today the official grand opening of the Delta Hotels by Marriott Dallas Allen & Watters Creek Convention Center. The first of the Delta Hotels brand in the DFW area and the first new... Read more

Tru by Hilton Breaks Ground in Columbia, South Carolina

2019-01-16 10:08:23 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Parks Hospitality Group broke ground on a new Tru by Hilton property located in Columbia, South Carolina. The 117-room, four-story hotel will be located at 183 Stoneridge Road and will be owned and operated by Parks... Read more

Jacksonville Welcomes Newest Tru by Hilton Location

2019-01-16 10:02:09 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) innovative hotel brand, Tru by Hilton, today announced the opening of its newest property, Tru by Hilton Jacksonville St. Johns Town Center. The 98-room hotel, located at 4640 Tropea Way, is... Read more

Red Roof® Enters The Calgary, Alberta, Canada Market

2019-01-16 09:44:08 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Meeting the continuing and growing global demand for the brand, Red Roof® is expanding its presence into the Canadian market, with its first property in Calgary, Alberta. The company has partnered with FANS... Read more

2019 HotelTechAwards Honors the Best Hotel Technology Companies

2019-01-16 09:06:12 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The HotelTechAwards (produced by Hotel Tech Report) announced the year's top rated hotel technology companies and products based on more than 20,000 hotelier ratings and data-points.During the HotelTechAwards... Read more

Oaky and Hostelling International's Global Partnership Takes the Guest Experience to the Next Level

2019-01-16 08:59:03 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hostelling International, the global non-profit network of youth hostel associations is now partnering with Oaky, the number one upselling platform for hostels, to help its 4,000 hostel members increase incremental... Read more

5 Examples of Hotel Website Innovation | By Dave Spector

2019-01-16 08:53:53 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) like and Expedia are taking ever bigger bites out of hotel profits. As of last year, they captured 39% of the US online digital booking market. Phocuswright forecasts that... Read more

SnapShot enters partnership with Hsyndicate to provide SnapShot users with industry news & intelligence

2019-01-16 05:09:35 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Berlin, Germany - SnapShot and Hsyndicate are pleased to announce a new partnership, which will enhance SnapShot analytics solutions by featuring's news feed with up to 600 global hospitality... Read more

Paddlewheeler Creole Queen and Riverboat Louis Armstrong to Boost Guest Experience with Agilysys InfoGenesis POS

2019-01-15 19:38:34 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

ALPHARETTA, GA. -- January 15, 2019 -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced that Hospitality Enterprises, known... Read more