OTA commissions a steal of a deal? While OTA costs might to some appear high, those who really understand the realities of the hotel distribution and online marketing game are increasingly realizing that, comparatively speaking, they in fact represent outstandingly good value for the money. Source: Hotel Marketing OTA commissions a steal of a deal?
AccorHotels acquires Availpro Following the acquisition of Fastbooking in 2015, AccorHotels announces the acquisition of Availpro. The consolidation of these two major players will create the leading European digital services provider for independent hotels, ranked the third largest global player in its sector. Source: Hotel Marketing AccorHotels acquires Availpro
GBTA on the forces shaping business travel today While U.S. government actions in the past couple months have caused upheaval in the business travel world, the Global Business Travel Association executive director reminds us that the industry is dealing with all kinds of change at the moment. Source: Hotel Marketing GBTA on the forces shaping business travel today
Triptease raises m for Asian expansion Triptease’s best-known product is Price Check, a widget that sits on hotel websites and displays prices from across the web in real time. But the company has since expanded to offer a number of other features built around the notion that hotels can make much better use of their data. Source: Hotel Marketing Triptease raises m for Asian expansion