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Amadeus altnerative payments growing globally
How traveler payment preferences are changing rapidly around the globe
By Jean Christophe Lacour - Amadeus  | July 17, 2019
A new study from Amadeus and PPRO has found alternative payment methods have surpassed cards and cash combined in Asia and Europe and adoption in the U.S. is rapidly increasing. Read More
Opinion | Technology
VIDEO: Insights and truths in online travel from Asia Pacific
VIDEO: Insights and truths in online travel from Asia Pacific
By PhocusWire | July 8, 2019
Every online travel brand or tech company makes mistakes along the way - they would be foolhardy to suggest otherwise. Read More
News | Online
Bringing on content and the network effect for GDS hotel platforms
Bringing on content and the network effect for GDS hotel platforms
By Linda Fox | July 3, 2019
The global distribution companies have evolved away from their traditional airline focus to bring accommodation into the mix. But there's more to it than that. Read More
News | Distribution
VIDEO: What Asia Pacific is teaching the travel industry
VIDEO: What Asia Pacific is teaching the travel industry
By Kevin May | July 1, 2019
The recently appointed EVP for online travel agencies and managing director for Asia Pacific at Amadeus is operating in a region that, some argue, is driving much of how the industry is evolving. Read More
News | Online
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A tale of two airlines battling disruption with technology
By Linda Fox | June 25, 2019
The cost of disruption to airlines is around 8% of revenue, or $60 billion to the industry, every year. Little wonder then they turning to technology to address disruption from weather events to... Read More
News | Technology
Amadeus begins Salesforce integration, starts with disruption management
Amadeus begins Salesforce integration, starts with disruption management
This is "just the beginning" - further use cases which could include reservations to come further down the road. Read More
News | Technology
WEBINAR REPLAY! The hotel guest of the future
WEBINAR REPLAY! The hotel guest of the future
By PhocusWire | June 11, 2019
To further understand the drivers of change in hospitality, Amadeus, Cornell University and InterContinental Hotels Group conducted an exclusive study, revealed here in this webinar. Read More
News | Technology
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VIDEO: Teenage years still to come for NDC, patience required
By Linda Fox | June 11, 2019
New Distribution Capability (NDC) has broadly been accepted as a positive step in bringing value, and eventually greater efficiency, to the airline distribution chain. But, it’s not an overnight... Read More
News | Distribution
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Amadeus hits back at IATA over claims of "anticompetitive conduct"
By Linda Fox | June 10, 2019
Amadeus says IATA has created the current situation of adoption of the NDC standard “difficult and costly for the whole industry.”  Read More
News | Distribution
VIDEO: Amadeus on an exciting evolution for online travel agencies
VIDEO: Amadeus on an exciting evolution for online travel agencies
By PhocusWire | June 5, 2019
Online travel agencies hold an important position in the ecosystem of search and buying travel products on the web. Read More
From Our Partners | Online
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Rethinking hotel distribution with attribute-based selling
By Simone Puorto - Simone Puorto Consulting  | June 4, 2019
How the development of systems to offer room attributes might impact distribution. Read More
Opinion | Distribution
Latin America, part 4: Challenges and opportunities in travel distribution
Latin America, part 4: Challenges and opportunities in travel distribution
By Mitra Sorrells | May 28, 2019
For the final piece in our series on Latin America, we take a look at the current state and future outlook for distribution in hospitality and air. Read More
News | Distribution
On a strong growth curve, independent hotels look to personalization to sustain success
On a strong growth curve, independent hotels look to personalization to sustain success
By Diane Merlino  | May 10, 2019
As revenue growth for independent hotels continues to outpace branded properties, many are turning to personalization of the guest experience as a key strategy.  Read More
From Our Partners | Technology
Amadeus closes in on €1.5B in revenue during Q1 of 2019
Amadeus closes in on €1.5B in revenue during Q1 of 2019
By Kevin May | May 8, 2019
Amadeus secured revenue of over €1.4 billion in the first quarter of this year, following an increase of 15% over the same period in 2018. EBITDA up by 11%, too. Read More
News | Distribution
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Flight Centre leisure and business arms test Amadeus user interface for NDC content
By Linda Fox | May 3, 2019
FCM Travel Solutions and its sister leisure brand Flight Centre are testing a user interface for NDC content from Amadeus. Read More
News | Distribution