Priceline founder discusses new travel site Travelers have a giant hidden asset that they’re not using that’s worth a small fortune. The asset is they have little bits of flexibility on the flights and hotels they buy on their trip. Source: Hotel Marketing Priceline founder discusses new travel site
Foodies flock from Instagram to Snapchat Instagram’s long-awaited algorithm has finally started rolling out, and food influencers and sites that built their brands on the Facebook-owned app are already feeling the squeeze and moving to Snapchat. Source: Hotel Marketing Foodies flock from Instagram to Snapchat
Sabre previews next-generation GDS A new version of Sabre Red Workspace will be rolled out next year, offering agents the chance to make bookings via a new consumer-grade user interface as well as increased merchandising opportunities for suppliers. Source: Hotel Marketing Sabre previews next-generation GDS
Attention travel agents: Americans still love you! American travelers’ overall use of travel agents and desire to use them is up across the board in every generational group. Some 19% of the 2,948 Americans surveyed said they had used a travel agent for at least one vacation in the last 12 months. Source: Hotel Marketing Attention travel agents: Americans still love you!