Airbnb getting a 0 Million boost to build its hotel-like apartment business Brookfield Property Partners announced it has entered into a $200 million equity investment program with Niido, a new hotel-like concept that Airbnb announced in October. Source: Hotel Marketing Airbnb getting a 0 Million boost to build its hotel-like apartment business
How disruption is driving change for hotels From the likes of Airbnb to growing competition in the food and beverage space, disruptive forces are striking the hotel industry from all angles. Source: Hotel Marketing How disruption is driving change for hotels
Are hotel reward programs still relevant in 2018? A recent PhocusWright report demonstrated that loyalty programs account for up to 3/4 of all brand.com hotel bookings last year. Loyalty programs are here to stay, even though they will evolve into something different to what we are used to know today. Source: Hotel Marketing Are hotel reward programs still relevant in 2018?
Can Expedia transition to the travel industry’s tech partner? A transition appears to be underway as Expedia increases the number of technology solutions it offers and builds partnerships out across the industry but will this strategy succeed? Source: Hotel Marketing Can Expedia transition to the travel industry’s tech partner?