SiteMinder: Top Hotel Booking Revenue Makers of 2019 Show No Stopping of Direct Channel, Key Players

SiteMinder today reveals its annual lists of the distribution channels that brought the highest booking revenue to hotels over the past year. Varying across 20 of the world’s top tourism destinations, the lists reveal the fast-growing successes of both direct booking strategies for hotels and the growth strategies of the travel industry’s consolidation-hungry giants.

A Safer Future for Hospitality: A Hoteliers Guide to Hotel Safety Compliance in 2020 – By Robb Monkman, Founder and CEO of React Mobile

Around the world, hotels are learning to cope with change swiftly, reimagining their business with the help of modern platforms, collaborative technology partnerships, and informed processes. Amidst this period of technological reform, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) had one, integral goal in mind: Transform hotel staff safety, for the better.

Solving the Hotel Tech Puzzle – The Importance of Smart Integrations – By Laura Badiu

Every step you take, every move you make – technology is all around you. Especially in today’s hospitality business, where so many tech innovations pave the way to success, not relying on technology would definitely be counterproductive. But with so many different pieces of a puzzle, it can be hard to make sure that they all perfectly fit together and you have a clear overview of the bigger picture.

Hotelogix Cloud PMS Enables Kokotel Hotels Quickly Scale Up to 600 Rooms with Complete Centralized Control and Increased Efficiency

Kokotel hotels onboarded Hotelogix PMS almost 2.5 years back with just one property, which was soon increased to 8. And the plan is to expand it to 20 soon. Since the time Kokotel hotels adopted this comprehensive solution from Hotelogix, they have witnessed multiple advantages, the two most important ones being real-time connectivity and centralized control.

Are Travel Management Companies Leveraging Reviews The Right Way? – By Laura Badiu

Traveler behavior is constantly shifting and changing and when referring to business travelers, it’s important to consider that this is a very specific faction of the traveler demographic and it automatically comes with certain requirements and expectations. From the technical user experience that a website enables to company policies and the importance of displaying guest reviews, different strategies have to be considered by business travel websites, in order to encourage use and conversions.