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WEBINAR ALERT! Budgeting for the future of hospitality
WEBINAR ALERT! Budgeting for the future of hospitality
By PhocusWire | August 5, 2019
In this webinar produced by Amadeus and Phocuswire, you’ll hear exclusive data to help prepare you for 2020. Read More
News | Technology
TripActions new consultant-led services
TripActions takes on legacy TMCs with new consultancy services
By Mitra Sorrells | August 4, 2019
TripActions is expanding its suite of enterprise solutions with the launch of TripActions Consulting. Read More
News | Online
Sounding Off: Damaging trust can take years to rebuild
Sounding Off: Damaging trust can take years to rebuild
By PhocusWire | August 2, 2019
CEOs walk a communications tightrope, where a loose word or two can trigger doubts in the minds of consumers that can last an age in business years. Read More
Interview | Online
What owning the end-to-end traveler experience means for Airbnb for Work
What owning the end-to-end traveler experience means for Airbnb for Work
By Jill Menze | August 2, 2019
As Airbnb endeavors to own the end-to-end experience for corporate travelers, is transforming into a full-fledged travel management company in the cards? Read More
News | Online
Sabre revenues up across the business despite challenges in Europe
Sabre revenues up across the business despite challenges in Europe
By Linda Fox | August 1, 2019
The company has reported revenue gains across its three main divisions for the second quarter of 2019. Read More
News | Distribution
Cendyn Rainmaker acquisition
Cendyn adds revenue management tools with acquisition of Rainmaker
By Mitra Sorrells | August 1, 2019
Cendyn, a provider of CRM and sales platforms for the hospitality industry, has acquired the Rainmaker Group, a revenue and profit optimization platform for hotels, resorts and casinos.   Read More
News | Online
Amadeus reports double-digit revenue growth for the first half of 2019
Amadeus reports double-digit revenue growth for the first half of 2019
By Linda Fox | July 31, 2019
The Spain-based company puts growth in the IT Solutions and Distribution arms of the business down to an “expanding customer base.” Read More
News | Distribution
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MakeMyTrip narrows operating losses after growth across air, hotels and bus divisions
By Linda Fox | July 30, 2019
Group chairman and chief executive Deep Kalra hailed “strong business growth” in the “peak travel quarter” despite softer domestic demand. Read More
News | Online
Vacasa buys remaining Wyndham Vacation Rentals unit for $162M
Vacasa buys remaining Wyndham Vacation Rentals unit for $162M
By Kevin May | July 30, 2019
The sale comes 18 months after Wyndham Worldwide sold its European vacation rental business to Platinum Equity for $1.3 billion. Read More
News | Online
The true cost of not protecting customer data in travel
The true cost of not protecting customer data in travel
By Peter Matthews - Nucleus  | July 30, 2019
If data breaches can happen to some of the biggest players in the business, whose cyber security budgets dwarf most businesses, how exposed are smaller groups and individual hotels? Read More
Opinion | Technology
Agoda new mix and save program
Hoteliers have mixed response to Agoda’s new hacker rates
By Siew Hoon Yeoh - WebInTravel  | July 30, 2019
Hoteliers see both potential benefits and risks to Agoda's new Mix and Save function. Read More
News | Distribution
Hilton focuses on engaging "lower level" loyalty program members
Hilton focuses on engaging "lower level" loyalty program members
By Linda Fox | July 29, 2019
Hilton says its loyalty program Honors has some 94 million members, an increase of more than 20% compared to Q2 2018. Read More
News | Distribution
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India, part 4: Ebix CEO Robin Raina on his big plans to disrupt travel
By Mitra Sorrells | July 29, 2019
Ebix is not a well-known company in the global travel industry, but Robin Raina plans to change that – and fast. Read More
News | Online
RedDoorz 45 million series b
Tech-based hospitality company RedDoorz raises $45M Series B
By Mitra Sorrells | July 28, 2019
Singapore-based budget hospitality brand RedDoorz has raised $45 million to expand through Southeast Asia. Read More
News | Startups
Nor1 merchandising banners
Nor1 says new banner ads help hotels better compete with OTAs
By Mitra Sorrells | July 26, 2019
Nor1 says its new merchandising banners are drawing 25% conversion rates and helping hotels compete more effectively with OTAs. Read More
News | Distribution