How Marriott checks in mobile, from bookings to travel assistance Marriott revealed that it saw more than $1 billion in revenue booked via its mobile application last year, a feat accomplished partly due to a strong social media strategy and dedication to testing new digital initiatives. Source: Hotel Marketing How Marriott checks in mobile, from bookings to travel assistance
Where’s pricing in the hospitality industry heading? There is much debate within hospitality circles on the growing pressures on pricing and the problems revenue managers are having, making decisions on when to sell a room, who to sell it to and for what price it should be sold. Source: Hotel Marketing Where’s pricing in the hospitality industry heading?
A guide to hotel data and analytics While it doesn’t get mentioned as often as big data, small data is just as valuable. In fact, in the case of hospitality small data is often more valuable to our operational decisions. Source: Hotel Marketing A guide to hotel data and analytics
Triptease gets million to help hotels increase direct bookings Hotels appear to like Triptease’s offering. The startup says it’s working with 8,000 hotels worldwide, including Loews, Barcelo, Corinthia Hotels, Rocco Forte Hotels, SLS Hotels, One & Only, and citizenM. Source: Hotel Marketing Triptease gets million to help hotels increase direct bookings