Four future-looking scenarios travel needs to prepare for today

Four future-looking scenarios travel needs to prepare for today A new report has identified trends of personalisation and seamless travel as key drivers of success in the next five to seven years, and identifies four future-looking world scenarios that travel companies need to prepare for today. Source: Hotel Marketing Four future-looking scenarios travel needs to prepare for today

Last-minute hotel cancellations will soon prove costly

Last-minute hotel cancellations will soon prove costly Business travel can be unpredictable: Flights can be delayed, meetings rescheduled or assignments changed – sometimes with little notice. But now, those last-minute changes could prove costly as more hotels impose 48-hour minimums for canceling a stay without penalty. Source: Hotel Marketing Last-minute hotel cancellations will soon prove costly

TMCs disappointed, concerned over Marriott’s revised cancellation policy

TMCs disappointed, concerned over Marriott’s revised cancellation policy According to a recent industry poll, some 59% of respondents indicated that business travelers will likely book away from Marriott properties, especially after they get burned by cancellation fees a couple of times as many travelers do not read the fine print on travel documents. Source: Hotel Marketing TMCs disappointed, concerned over Marriott’s revised cancellation policy