Expedia wants hoteliers to focus on being hoteliers and not distributors

Expedia wants hoteliers to focus on being hoteliers and not distributors To harness the true potential value of distribution partners, Mieke De Schepper, vice president, Asia Pacific, Expedia said hoteliers needed to work with OTAs in a real-time way because this is where things are going. Source: Hotel Marketing Expedia wants hoteliers to focus on being hoteliers and not distributors

Fairmont report reveals trend in travelers seeking emotional connection to historic buildings

Fairmont report reveals trend in travelers seeking emotional connection to historic buildings Fairmont Hotels & Resorts released key findings from its Luxury Insights Report: Stewardship of Iconic and Historic Buildings, part of a new series of research-led, data-driven reports focused on current trends in luxury travel. Source: Hotel Marketing Fairmont report reveals trend in travelers seeking emotional connection to historic buildings

Emerging trends for digital travel marketers with an eye on APAC

Emerging trends for digital travel marketers with an eye on APAC From a digital standpoint APAC is a performance driven market. So the digital efforts of transactional travel firms tend to be more strongly geared towards direct response marketing rather than harder-to measure brand campaigns. Source: Hotel Marketing Emerging trends for digital travel marketers with an eye on APAC