Priceline revenue jumps 19% as hotel bookings surge Priceline Group’s quarterly profit and revenue beat analysts’ estimates, driven by higher hotel and rental car bookings, and the company reported strong gross bookings. Bookings soared 24.9 percent to $18.46 billion in the third quarter. Source: Hotel Marketing Priceline revenue jumps 19% as hotel bookings surge
Booking.com launches hotel portal for agents Booking.com is piloting a new platform, Booking.com for Travel Agents, which will enable agents to book and manage accommodations via Booking.com. Source: Hotel Marketing Booking.com launches hotel portal for agents
The evolution of the travel agent Today’s traveler has more information than ever – as we plan our vacations and at our fingertips once we touch down. How travel experts are changing to meet the needs of today’s connected adventurer. Source: Hotel Marketing The evolution of the travel agent
Are baby boomer travelers shifting away from Europe? After years of traveling to Europe, Baby Boomers are feeling the pull of Latin and South America, and the possible push of uncertainty on the European continent. Source: Hotel Marketing Are baby boomer travelers shifting away from Europe?