New study sees Airbnb success have an impact on hotel ADR According to a new study by CBRE Hotels’ Americas Research, travelers spent $2.4 billion on Airbnb lodging from October 2014 to September 2015. While that is just 1.7% of the $141 billion generated by hotels, it’s a significant jump from the same time period the previous year. Source: Hotel Marketing New study sees Airbnb success have an impact on hotel ADR
Uber revealed a new logo, confusing everyone The on-demand car service app shed its four-year-old look, ditching the stylish “U” embossed on a black badge, replacing it with a backwards “C” with a square in it that the brand is calling a “bit.” Uber says that the identity better represents the brand’s shift beyond grabbing a car. Source: Hotel Marketing Uber revealed a new logo, confusing everyone
Expedia won 2015. Booking.com won’t sit back in 2016. After Expedia consumed all the air in the room in 2015 by acquiring everything in sight and given all the angst about Airbnb’s coming onslaught, the Priceline Group needs to win back the narrative in 2016. Source: Hotel Marketing Expedia won 2015. Booking.com won’t sit back in 2016.
Why mobile travel chat will revolutionize online travel bookings Mobile Travel Chat – also known as Mobile Travel Concierge, Mobile Travel Agent, Artificial Travel Intelligence, Travel AI – is a new mobile travel application that is making waves in the consumer travel industry. Source: Hotel Marketing Why mobile travel chat will revolutionize online travel bookings