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Unlocking the hidden savings in your hotel
By Aaron Belton - Global Head of Hospitality

In these undeniably challenging times, hotels look to do more with less. The pandemic transformed ways of working across many industries, and digitisation or "digital transformation" is often advocated as the way forward to help hospitality weather the storm and become stronger in the long-term.

Marriott International Offers Planners New Hybrid Meeting Solutions Across Brands

More meeting and event professionals have been looking to plan hybrid virtual/in-person meetings and events as the meeting industry adapts to new ways of connecting during the global pandemic.

STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending 20 February

U.S. weekly hotel occupancy reached its highest level since late October, according to STR's latest data through 20 February.

Reexamining the Communications Hierarchy for Centennial Guests
By Larry Mogelonsky - Managing Director Hotel Mogel Consulting Limited

It seems like just yesterday we were talking about how to adjust your method of communications to better appeal to millennial guests.

Tripadvisor Launches Live Sentiment Dashboard to Support Global Tourism Recovery

Tripadvisor®, the world's largest travel guidance platform, today announced the arrival of a live data intelligence dashboard available to destination marketing organizations (DMOs), powered by Tourism Sentiment Index.

Harnessing the Power of Culture and Creativity in Tourism Recovery

The shared values and close ties between tourism and culture stakeholders means both sectors can work together to ensure inclusive access to heritage, as countries around the world recover from the pandemic.

Video Highlights of Accor's full-year 2020 results

Accor's Deputy CEO & CFO, Jean-Jacques Morin, provides highlights in 2 minutes of Accor's 2020 fina.

Remote work could turn out to be great for business travel

As more companies switch to remote work as a result of the pandemic, InterContinental Hotels Group .

COVID-19 Cash Burn Continues - Urgent Preparations for Restart

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released new analysis showing that the airline industry is expected to remain cash negative throughout 2021.

Booking Holdings focuses on payment platform, connected trip and U.S. growth as 2020 revenue drops 55%

Despite both revenue and bookings dropping more sharply in Q4 of 2020 than in the prior quarter, Booking Holdings president and CEO Glenn Fogel focused on the positive to open his call sharing the results with analysts.Noting that 2020 brought the "biggest disruption to modern global travel the world has ever seen," Fogel continues: "However, travelers still booked 355 million room nights through our platforms during 2020, and we remained profitable by generating approximately $880 million in adjusted EBITDA.