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marriott-data-breach-january-2020Marriott is victim of another massive data breach
Marriott says 5.2 million guests have been impacted by a data breach it discovered in late February.... Read More
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tripactions-cohen-coronavirusQ&A: TripActions CEO on how he is preparing for “the day after” COVID-19
TripActions CEO Ariel Coehn discusses recent layoffs, what he is hearing from his investors and why he... Read More
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str-coronavirus-march-21Data shows severe impact of coronavirus on global hospitality industry
Global hospitality data company STR has released figures for Asia, Europe and the United States for... Read More
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kei-shibata-coronavirusVenture Republic CEO Kei Shibata on coronavirus: “Web traffic is down to the floor”
Venture Republic co-founder and CEO Kei Shibata discusses the impact of the coronavirus on his travel... Read More
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wit-tours-and-activities-coronavirusThe long tail of travel may get cut off - automation is one way to get it back up
Tour and activity distribution CEOs offer perspective on how the sector can recover from the... Read More
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cloudbeds-coronavirus-platformNew platform helps hoteliers offer beds for coronavirus-related needs
Cloudbeds has created a platform to connect government and medical authorities with hoteliers willing... Read More
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adara-china-coronavirus-flightsChina sees uptick in flight searches and bookings
ADARA says flight search and booking data indicates signs of a rebound for travel to and within China.... Read More
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ctrip-liang-coronavirus-apps-2Trip.com Group's James Liang: Mobile apps could help to contain epidemics
Trip.com Group chairman James Liang explains how a mobile app could be used to address issues related... Read More
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italy-hotels-coronavirus"Nothing will be the same": How Italian hoteliers are coping with coronavirus fallout
Giancarlo Carniani - Phocuswright analyst, hotelier and president of the hotel association in... Read More
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Digital marketing in the age of coronavirus - what travel brands need to knowDigital marketing in the age of coronavirus - what travel brands need to know
The rapidly changing impacts of the COVID-19 coronavirus require digital travel marketers to... Read More
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changi-airport-accenture-innovation-lab2Changi Airport, Accenture create "digital factory" to improve airport experience and operations
Changi Airport Group and Accenture operate a “digital factory” in the airport to improve the traveler... Read More
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Perseverance, prudence - and slight pivots - are key to travel startup success during coronavirusPerseverance, prudence - and slight pivots - are key to travel startup success during coronavirus
Investors from Plug and Play and HV Holtzbrinck Ventures and the founder of startup Stride Travel... Read More
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Airbnb gets serious on long-term stays, denies hosts are finding new platforms
April 1, 2020
Airbnb gets serious on long-term stays, denies hosts are finding new platforms
The company claims there has been a 20% increase in long-stay bookings in the last two weeks compared... Read More
Loyalty in travel during a time of fear starts with the refund
April 1, 2020
Loyalty in travel during a time of fear starts with the refund
The refund process for travel brands, at a moment when the operational parts of a business are in... Read More
Q&A: Jeff Katz on managing and leading during a crisis
April 1, 2020
Q&A: Jeff Katz on managing and leading during a crisis
The former boss of Orbitz during 9/11 and SwissAir talks about leadership styles and tactics to deploy... Read More
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