Share |

Hospitality Net

Syndicate content
Hospitality Net Industry News - USA & Canada Smartbnb, the short-term rental guest experience solution, recently announced the launch of a major upgrade in its product. The update comes in response to significant growth in the vacation rental industry and user demand. Smartbnb recently passed ... Sessions were highly attended and focused on topics including data security, artificial intelligence, biometrics, digital transformation and guest technology. The all-important question attendees walked away asking themselves: What technologies shou... Maastricht, The Netherlands - Last week HospitalityNet published the first part of The HITEC Minneapolis Innovations Digest featuring the guestroom technology innovations which were on display at HITEC Minneapolis. Part 2 of the HITEC Minneapolis In... Why do we price ending in "9'? Traditionally, our hotel pricing strategy has been for rates to end in a "9" based on the psychology of getting as close to the next round number as possible without going over it. The idea is that customers see $99 as... Whether it's one hotel or an entire portfolio, there are certain revenue management tasks that are simply too repetitive and add little value for the time they take. Think about manually gathering data in an Excel spreadsheet for pricing decisions o... Monscierge's relationship with Idrac began during his time with the Accor hotel group, where Monscierge designed, deployed, and powered the technology that was the Novotel Virtual Concierge throughout 60+ countries. In 2012, Idrac became Accor's Chi... Kinseth Hospitality Company (KHC) is pleased to announce the official Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration of the TownePlace Suites by Marriott®hotel in Marion, Iowa. The grand opening ceremony for the TownePlace Suites by Marriott®, located... "Resort fees" are some bullshit. If you've booked a hotel in the last few years, you've probably encountered the dreaded resort fee. If not, this is how it works: Your hotel room rate is quoted at, say, $150 per night. But in addition to taxes, the ... The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 30 June through 6 July 2019, according to data from STR. In comparison with the week of 1-7 July 2018, the industry recorded the... Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) and Weintraub Real Estate Group announced the official start of construction on the Cambria Hotel Calabasas - Malibu. Expected to open in early 2021, the three-story, 125-room upscale hotel will further ... As new technologies evolve and market disruptors reach their critical mass, every industry faces the need for a core transformation. The hospitality industry is no exception. Modern guests expect to have a customer-centric hotel experience starting ... I see this more and more each week amongst the younger generations of customers who are just beginning to accrue enough spending power to have agency over what travel accommodations they select. And overwhelmingly they now opt for IBSFs - foremost a... Hotel History: Ellsworth M. Statler In 1950, the hotel industry named Ellsworth Milton Statler "Hotel Man of the Half Century", even though he had been dead for 22 years. Statler's impact on inn-keeping was so great, no one else even came close. Whi... Kinseth Hospitality Company (KHC) is pleased to announce the official Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration of the TownePlace Suites by Marriott® hotel in Marion, Iowa. The grand opening ceremony for the TownePlace Suites by Marriott®, locate... Atrium Hospitality's associates nationwide rolled up their sleeves in response to the challenge to plant 100 Trees for 100 Years in recognition of Hilton's 100th birthday in 2019. The initiative aligns with Atrium's supporting Hilton's Travel With P... The landscape of hospitality tech might be changing, but one thing is certain: mobility is far more than a passing fad. Rather, it"s the new industry standard that will shape every touchpoint of hotel operations and the guest experience. However, wh... Plum, the first wine by the glass technology transforming the hospitality industry, today announced they have deployed 22 units at Southernmost Beach Resort in their Oceanview, Garden View and Partial Oceanview Suites. Rated by USA Today as the numb... The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation went into effect in May 2018, but many companies outside of Europe are still playing catch up. The GDPR was implemented last year and every company it applied to should have been fully complian... There is still a lot of talk in the hospitality industry regarding the rising costs of distribution. While encouraging guests to book direct can help hotels bypass some commissions and fees (even direct channels are typically not a free lunch), ther... A new hotel opening or changing of flags has so many moving parts. As an owner or manager overseeing this transition, you are likely wearing multiple hats. Here is a hotel digital marketing timeline for opening hotels to ensure you are building your... MMGY Travel Intelligence, MMGY Global's research and insights company, released the findings of its 2019-2020 Portrait of American Travelers® survey - the 29th annual edition of the acclaimed study. The results paint a picture of rapidly changing pr... Meredith Corporation's (NYSE: MDP) Travel + Leisure announces the World's Best Awards 2019, revealing the top travel destinations and companies in the U.S. and around the globe. Results of this 24th annual readers' survey, in which discerning Travel... The hefty fines announced this week for significant data breaches at British Airways and Marriott have brought cybersecurity measures at major corporations into stark focus. Nick Wyatt, Head of R&A, Travel & Tourism at GlobalData, a leading data and... Kurt Furlong, a seasoned revenue generation expert and Rob Willard, a multi-brand hotel operator who also possesses more than three decades of lodging experience, have announced the launch of a new hotel management company, Genuine Hospitality, LLC.... The Park City Marriott is now the Sheraton Park City, effective today. Leveraging the experience and prestige of Marriott International's most global brand, the hotel will continue to serve as the ideal year-round home base for leisure and business ...
Updated: 3 days 4 hours ago

The HITEC Minneapolis Innovations Digest

July 12, 2019 - 12:36pm
Categories: News

STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending 6 July

July 12, 2019 - 3:33am
Categories: News

Construction Begins On California Cambria Hotel

July 12, 2019 - 3:22am
Categories: News

4 Key Digital Transformation Trends in Hospitality

July 12, 2019 - 2:58am
Categories: News

How the hotel industry has adapted to GDPR

July 11, 2019 - 9:15am
Categories: News

Optimizing Profit & Reducing Distribution Costs

July 11, 2019 - 9:13am
Categories: News

Digital Marketing Timeline For New Hotel Opening

July 11, 2019 - 7:24am
Categories: News