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VIDEO: New Reality With... Philipp Mintchin of Splyt
VIDEO: New Reality With... Philipp Mintchin of Splyt
By PhocusWire | July 28, 2020
The next guest on the New Reality With... series is Philipp Mintchin, CEO of Splyt, one of the leading providers of local smart mobility technology.... Read More
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Southeast Asian OTA Traveloka raises $250M as it sees “encouraging recovery” in key markets
By Mitra Sorrells | July 28, 2020
The company has implemented several measures to address COVID-19 and says it is seeing recovery in Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia.... Read More
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Another ancillary revenue for airlines: seat-blocking tech during a pandemic
Another ancillary revenue for airlines: seat-blocking tech during a pandemic
By Kevin May | July 28, 2020
Buying an entire row or the seat next to you would, previously, have been a fairly niche purchase and often difficult to automate. But that's changed in a COVID-19 world.... Read More
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Mobile app plans to guide travelers around coronavirus restrictions, offer green trips
By Linda Fox | July 28, 2020
Cybersecurity specialist WISeKey International has unveiled an application to help travelers with COVID-19 restrictions as well as with environmentally friendly travel choices.... Read More
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The Phocuswright Conference unveils 2020 theme: To the Brink and Back
The Phocuswright Conference unveils 2020 theme: To the Brink and Back
By PhocusWire | July 28, 2020
This is where we find ourselves in 2020. Face-to-face with a sweeping global pandemic, companies large and small, some of which were already teetering, simply didn’t make it, or won’t.... Read More
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Corporate policies limiting travel are hindering hospitality recovery
Corporate policies limiting travel are hindering hospitality recovery
By Donna M. Airoldi - BTN | July 28, 2020
Corporate policies limiting travel are among the key challenges the U.S. hospitality industry faces in its attempt to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.... Read More
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Touchless tech: How hotels are preparing for a post-COVID guest experience
By Mitra Sorrells | July 28, 2020
Contactless technology solutions are now a top priority for hoteliers are around the world.... Read More
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Top travel CEOs call for Trump, congressional leaders to step up COVID-19 testing efforts
Top travel CEOs call for Trump, congressional leaders to step up COVID-19 testing efforts
By Jill Menze | July 28, 2020
Fourteen travel CEOs from brands including Hilton, Marriott, IHG and Wyndham are calling for federal action on COVID-19 testing.... Read More
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APAC travelers prefer international chain hotels post-pandemic, look to agents for help
By Linda Fox | July 27, 2020
The study from Sabre reveals travelers are gravitating towards branded chain properties because of hygiene assurances and new cleaning technology.... Read More
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Wyndham Destinations ignites “revolution” of legacy timeshare business, launches Panorama brand
By Mitra Sorrells | July 27, 2020
The new brand will be focused on driving growth of its vacation membership and travel technology businesses.    ... Read More
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WEBINAR ALERT! Driving efficiencies in OTA distribution
By PhocusWire | July 25, 2020
Join Sabre and Expedia Group to hear about the technology solutions being developed today that will change how the hotel industry does business in the future.... Read More
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COMING SOON: New Reality With... Nancy Rademaker of Nexxworks
By PhocusWire | July 24, 2020
The next guest on the New Reality With... series is Nancy Rademaker, partner at Nexxworks, one of Europe's leading consultancies looking at digital transformation and business strategy.... Read More
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Hotailors closes £2.6M seed round, looks to expansion
Hotailors closes £2.6M seed round, looks to expansion
By Linda Fox | July 24, 2020
Investors in the Poland-based company include DialCom24, Alfabeat and a number of private backers.... Read More
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Short-term rentals showing more resilience than hotels, but recovery still “fragile” for lodging
By Mitra Sorrells | July 24, 2020
STR and AirDNA have conducted a global analysis of hotel and short-term rental data in 27 markets globally.... Read More
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Didi Chuxing targets younger demographic with Huaxiaozhu ride-hailing service
By Linda Fox | July 23, 2020
Didi Chuxing has launched a cheaper ride-hailing service called Huaxiaozhu and targeting younger customers.... Read More
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