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Trivago extends mystery guest programme to combat fake reviews
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Trivago extends mystery guest programme to combat fake reviews
By Linda Fox | March 14, 2014
Trivago is extending its Hotel Test scheme to the UK and Ireland after its initial launch in Germany... Read More
Gogobot goes meta with new feature for hotel search
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Gogobot goes meta with new feature for hotel search
By Nick Vivion | March 13, 2014
Travel planning service Gogobot has been moving swiftly with new features, such as last year's group... Read More
Tours and activities comes of age - but challenges may take an age to fix
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Tours and activities comes of age - but challenges may take an age to fix
By Kevin May | March 13, 2014
There is so much talk about the tours and activities sector in online travel that it had to eventually... Read More
Groupon Getaways posts double digit growth in North America with focus on suppliers
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Groupon Getaways posts double digit growth in North America with focus on suppliers
By Nick Vivion | March 12, 2014
Groupon Getaways has quickly become a core part of the Groupon business, with North America billings... Read More
Seizing the local ground - tips for destinations on creeping up search rankings
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Seizing the local ground - tips for destinations on creeping up search rankings
By Viewpoints | March 11, 2014
Local hotels, especially boutique properties, are facing interesting challenges in today’s digital... Read More
Ryanair back on the GDS after ten years via Travelport agreement
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Ryanair back on the GDS after ten years via Travelport agreement
By Kevin May | March 11, 2014
Travelport will be the first global distribution system to have Ryanair fares for a decade after a... Read More
Back to the future - Hotelopia steps again into EasyJet Holidays role
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Back to the future - Hotelopia steps again into EasyJet Holidays role
By Linda Fox | March 10, 2014
Hotelopia has been handed a contract of more than three years to furnish easyJet with hotel... Read More
Welcome to the battle for disruptive models and technology in hotels
News / Technology
Welcome to the battle for disruptive models and technology in hotels
By Viewpoints | March 10, 2014
The global hotel industry is sitting at a crossroads of three dimensions that will unquestionably... Read More
Brazilian travel start-up Hotel Urbano draws $50 million investment round
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Brazilian travel start-up Hotel Urbano draws $50 million investment round
By Sean O'Neil | March 7, 2014
Finding venture capital funding has not been easy for Brazilian start-ups because of recent economic... Read More
LeisureLink sells to VacationRoost
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LeisureLink sells to VacationRoost
By Linda Fox | March 7, 2014
More moves in the vacation rental marketplace with news that VacationRoost Group has acquired... Read More
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March 26, 2019
REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
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Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
March 4, 2019
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
The cost and effort of maintaining a direct connect to the GDS may have been more than hotels had... Read More
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
March 1, 2019
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
A detailed study by RateGain’s data science lab probes into event scenarios to get insights that will... Read More