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As competition diversifies, Booking.com remains top hotel channel
As competition diversifies, Booking.com remains top hotel channel
By Jill Menze | February 6, 2019
When it comes to bringing in booking revenue to hotels, Booking.com remains the channel on top - though new players are entering the space. Read More
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Ryanair offers direct distribution for European hotels via Siteminder
Ryanair offers direct distribution for European hotels via Siteminder
By Linda Fox | January 21, 2019
One element of Ryanair's "Amazon Of Travel" strategy remains - giving European hotels a direct distribution channel for its Ryanair Rooms brand. Read More
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SiteMinder partners with RoomIt to connect hotels directly to TMC clients
SiteMinder partners with RoomIt to connect hotels directly to TMC clients
By Jill Menze | January 9, 2019
Through a new partnership with RoomIt, the hotel distribution arm of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, SiteMinder is giving its hotel customers direct access to a travel management company’s clients for the... Read More
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SiteMinder names tech industry veteran as CEO
By Mitra Sorrells | November 7, 2018
Hotel guest acquisition platform SiteMinder has appointed its first CEO.   Read More
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BridgeStreet launches new platform for extended stays
BridgeStreet launches new platform for extended stays
By Martin Cowen | September 12, 2018
Extended stay specialist BridgeStreet has ramped up its proposition to the corporate travel market with the launch of Six Ways to Stay. Its chief technology officer Aaron Turner told tnooz that the Read More
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Can FOMO help capture hotel bookings?
Can FOMO help capture hotel bookings?
By Mike Ford - SiteMinder | August 2, 2018
Around 69% of millennials experience FOMO, and 60% make reactive purchases because of it. In other words, they’ll buy just because they feel they might miss out - even at hotels. Read More
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Tujia SiteMinder partnership
Chinese home rental platform Tujia adds SiteMinder property management for hosts
By Mitra Sorrells | July 24, 2018
Tujia, a vacation rental platform backed by Ctrip, has partnered with SiteMinder to offer its overseas accommodation providers an all-in-one management system.    Read More
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Google triggers new AdWords update: What are the implications for hotels?
Google triggers new AdWords update: What are the implications for hotels?
By SiteMinder | July 6, 2018
This year is set to be an important one for advertisers currently using Google AdWords to shop their wares. If your hotel is one of these businesses, Google is introducing a brand-new interface for the... Read More
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SiteMinder Exchange PMS app connection
SiteMinder creates new PMS-app connection to foster innovation for hotels
By Mitra Sorrells | June 19, 2018
A new solution from SiteMinder will allow property management systems and makers of apps for the hotel industry to simplify and expedite the sharing of data between their systems.   Read More
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Only three in ten French hotel bookings will be direct by 2022
Only three in ten French hotel bookings will be direct by 2022
By Kevin May | May 16, 2018
Hotel bookings in France are dominated by third party sites - and growth of the direct channel is tipped to slow over the next five years. Read More
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Hotels investing in growing direct bookings, mobile upgrades for 2018
By Jill Menze | May 2, 2018
Hotels view their own websites as equally as effective at driving direct bookings as Google or TripAdvisor, a new report from SiteMinder shows. Read More
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Airbnb claims 20,000 hosts apply for Plus, 1,100 hotels also want in
Airbnb claims 20,000 hosts apply for Plus, 1,100 hotels also want in
By Kevin May | March 22, 2018
Airbnb is clearly hoping its evolution of the brand to account for different types of properties will capture the attention of existing hosts. Read More
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Hotels share ideas to meet the hi-tech and demanding guest
Hotels share ideas to meet the hi-tech and demanding guest
By Kevin May | March 1, 2018
Hoteliers may fear the continued automation and digitisation of the sector but are accepting that they should embrace elements of it rather than resisting change in its entirety. Read More
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Why hotels have nothing to fear from robots or AI
Why hotels have nothing to fear from robots or AI
By Marisa Garcia | February 19, 2018
Androids may one day dream of electric sheep, but hotels shouldn’t lose sleep over it—so long as they have their data ducks all in a row. SiteMinder and IDeaS Revenue Solutions suggest that a futur Read More
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Airbnb teams with SiteMinder to streamline bookings for boutique hotels and B&Bs
Airbnb teams with SiteMinder to streamline bookings for boutique hotels and B&Bs
By Michele McDonald | February 8, 2018
Airbnb signed its first global hotel technology deal with SiteMinder, a provider of one of the top channel managers in the industry. The partnership will give traditional hospitality businesses – s Read More
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