A boost from reviews, how independent hotels steal business from chains

A boost from reviews, how independent hotels steal business from chains In the hotel business, brand names mean a lot less than they used to. That is the conclusion of a recent study at UCLA Anderson School of Management. By looking at hotel revenue and reviews, the study found that while chain hotels still have more sales than independent ones, the margin is narrowing considerably. Source: Hotel Marketing A boost from reviews, how independent hotels steal business from chains

Lufthansa and corporate travel agents agree first direct connect deals

Lufthansa and corporate travel agents agree first direct connect deals Lufthansa Group has signed partnerships with two travel management companies for Direct Connect deals which cut out the €16 distribution fee that agencies are charged on global distribution systems. Source: Hotel Marketing Lufthansa and corporate travel agents agree first direct connect deals