In the wake of the Turkish ban of Booking.com, the commission-free accommodation booking platform, Bidroom, expresses its stance against unfair practices in the hospitality industry. Bidroom.com was, is and will always continue to bring fairness to the Online Travel Agency market, while firmly opposing the concepts of rate parity and brand hijacking.
Global hospitality management software company Xn protel Systems has announced the general release and availability of xmsEnterprise CRS, a modular, cloud-based, mobile ready, reservations and distribution platform. This follows successful pilot projects in Europe, UK, Middle East and Asia and more than five years’ intensive software engineering led by Xn’s USA-based CTO Ken Fisher.
The start-ups participating in the first METRO Accelerator powered by Techstars have had great success with the international investor community through their digital solutions for the hospitality industry, and METRO is now opening the third round of the METRO Accelerator for Hospitality with the well-established cooperation of Techstars, in order to promote digital solutions for the hospitality industry.
HotelREZ Hotels and Resorts and Guestline ink new partnership agreement to provide full service representation to hotels via HotelREZ’s own HO chain code on the GDS. HotelREZ, one of the largest and fastest growing hotel representation companies in the world, has been appointed as a GDS and distribution partner to Guestline.
For hoteliers, planning the right resources to satisfy guest demand is a fine art at any time of year—especially when unpredictable events and seasonal demands create dramatic shifts in inquiries and bookings. It is a balancing act aimed at capturing as many sales as possible while avoiding a resource drain and high costs associated with additional staffing.
Guestline, leading providers of hospitality software solutions with over 25 years’ experience in the hospitality sector, will be showcasing PMS, distribution and digital marketing technologies at HITEC Amsterdam from March 28-30.
A reservations agent who is on the phone right now with a prospective guest potentially has thousands of dollars on the line. Our industry has long treated reservations agents as order takers, the waiters of the accommodations world, and as long as we continue to do so, reservations will never be as profitable as they could be.
TrustYou, provider of the world’s largest guest feedback platform, has been appointed by Pan Pacific Hotels Group to combine its online reputation management and the collection of guest surveys across its two brands, Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts and PARKROYAL Hotels and Resorts.
The Dolby Hotel, a 64-bedroom property in central Liverpool, have reported strong increases across the board since implementing Guestline hospitality software solutions. These include Guestline’s award-winning property management system Rezlynx, Guestline’s robust EPoS, Guestline Distribution and PCI Solutions.
Teneo Hospitality Group launched the first of several planned 2017 networking and charity programs with an interactive event at Manhattan's swanky Second Floor venue. The gathering, to benefit the New York Rescue Mission, was attended by 100 meeting planners from the Northeast and representatives of 58 hotels and destinations from across the US and internationally.