TripAdvisor reaps benefits of Booking.com deal

TripAdvisor reaps benefits of Booking.com deal Piper Jaffray analysts found that 92% of the top five hotels in the leading 100 global inbound destinations now had a “Book on TripAdvisor” button contained on the property’s TripAdvisor page. While TripAdvisor Instant Booking has become pervasive on its sites, success isn’t assured. Source: Hotel Marketing TripAdvisor reaps benefits of Booking.com deal

Skyscanner raises $192M for international expansion

Skyscanner raises 2M for international expansion Skyscanner, which was founded in 2003, says its new funding will be used to expand to new markets around the world and make acquisitions. With a presence in some 40 markets, this new Skyscanner funding is “well-timed” and accelerates the company’s strategy. Source: Hotel Marketing Skyscanner raises 2M for international expansion