HOTREC and TripAdvisor join forces to call for faithful behaviour on online review platforms

HOTREC and TripAdvisor join forces to call for faithful behaviour on online review platforms HOTREC Hospitality Europe and TripAdvisor shine a spotlight on a challenge facing the travel industry – attempts at fraudulent activity on review sites – and raise awareness of how businesses can help combat the issue. Source: Hotel Marketing HOTREC and TripAdvisor join forces to call for faithful behaviour on online review platforms

Amadeus launches first online GDS booking platform in UK

Amadeus launches first online GDS booking platform in UK Amadeus has officially launched its Selling Platform Connect in the UK. The company claims it has a number of key benefits including allowing real customisation and localisation capabilities to meet each business’ specific needs, both in the front and back office. Source: Hotel Marketing Amadeus launches first online GDS booking platform in UK

Airbnb admits that it purged 1,500 unflattering New York listings right before data release

Airbnb admits that it purged 1,500 unflattering New York listings right before data release In a pair of letters sent to state legislators and Airbnb users in New York, Airbnb admitted that it purged more than a thousand New York City listings from the site before publicly releasing data to regulators as part of a push to publicize corporate transparency. Source: Hotel Marketing Airbnb admits that it purged 1,500 unflattering New York listings right before data release