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Bye bye cookie: Expedia releases new innovations geared toward a post-Web future
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Bye bye cookie: Expedia releases new innovations geared toward a post-Web future
By Nick Vivion | December 16, 2013
The changing nature of the Web has been a hot topic in 2013. Namely, the evolution of Web-based... Read More
Regulatory decision close, but other moves in background with IATA NDC
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Regulatory decision close, but other moves in background with IATA NDC
By Kevin May | December 16, 2013
IATA says it expects to get some indication from US regulators in the coming weeks over approval for... Read More
What the business travel community can expect to pay in 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]
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What the business travel community can expect to pay in 2014 [INFOGRAPHIC]
By Linda Fox | December 15, 2013
American Express Global Business Travel has been doing some number crunching to find out what... Read More
No let up in Russian online travel as more acquisitions and funding announced
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No let up in Russian online travel as more acquisitions and funding announced
By Linda Fox | December 13, 2013
The online travel space in Russia is seeing a week of deals with Excursiopedia announcing its... Read More
Superfly lands B2B deal with an OTA for its travel share-shifting service that's mobile-first
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Superfly lands B2B deal with an OTA for its travel share-shifting service that's mobile-first
By Sean O'Neil | December 13, 2013
Superfly, the meta search company, has fronted as a consumer play, but its first deal with an online... Read More
Startup pitch: Top10.com wants to provide the definitive hotel shortlist
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Startup pitch: Top10.com wants to provide the definitive hotel shortlist
By Linda Fox | December 12, 2013
Frustrated by the countless unstructured lists of hotels online, Top10.com's founders decided they... Read More
Distressed hotel on your hands? Here's how to turn it around in six months
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Distressed hotel on your hands? Here's how to turn it around in six months
By Patrick Landman | December 12, 2013
It might surprise many that generally the problem around distressed hotels is due to a lack of insight... Read More
Deep dive into digital behaviour on New Zealand tourism website
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Deep dive into digital behaviour on New Zealand tourism website
By Karthick Prabu | December 11, 2013
NewZealand.com, the consumer facing website of New Zealand Tourism, has seen an all-time high in terms... Read More
TUI Travel upgrades web offering, sets out digital vision
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TUI Travel upgrades web offering, sets out digital vision
By Linda Fox | December 10, 2013
TUI Travel has shared some of the elements it wants to put in place to improve the customer experience... Read More
Booking engines on tourism websites - they're good, not evil
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Booking engines on tourism websites - they're good, not evil
By Viewpoints | December 10, 2013
Debates about whether to have booking engines on DMO sites comes up very often in conferences and... Read More
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March 26, 2019
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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