All eyes are on the spreading coronvirus, COVID-19. Here you can follow the development and the impact of the coronavirus on the Hospitality Industry. Visit the WHO | World Health Organization for more information about the virus.
The largest hotel group in Korea, LOTTE HOTELS & RESORTS launched its new premium hotel brand, ‘SIGNIEL’. SIGNIEL is a composite word of ‘signature’ and ‘LOTTE’, representing the hotel’s legitimacy as the uppermost hotel brand.
Gradual recovery breathed new life into the global travel sector and its industries in early 2021, following widespread vaccination rates and a reopening of attractions and destinations worldwide. People emerged from over a year of lockdowns, home quarantines, and social distancing with an amplified yearning to travel and reconnect with family and loved ones.
OTA Insight, the cloud-based data intelligence platform for the hospitality industry, today announced a new partnership with PredictHQ, the demand intelligence company. PredictHQ’s intelligent event .
Demand for travel was again at a high point for the year in the month of August in the U.S, with Labor Day demand peaking in the days leading up to the holiday weekend. In Europe, COVID-19 cases rose steadily; however, demand has remained strong and has now surpassed 2019 demand.
The Property Management System (PMS) has always been seen as the beating heart of the hotel technology stack. Is this still the case? How has COVID-19 changed the PMS landscape and what does the future hold for companies that offer this solution? Watch three PMS innovators discuss a myriad of questions that directly affect every hotel and every guest.
TheFork, the leading online restaurant reservations platform from the Tripadvisor Media Group, today announced a strategic partnership with SevenRooms, a guest experience and retention platform for the hospitality industry.
Today, global hospitality leader Hilton and Mars Petcare, the world’s largest pet care company, announced they are teaming up to set a new standard for pet-friendly travel. Leveraging insights from Mars Petcare’s BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ program, Hilton’s Extended Stay brands, Homewood Suites by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton will implement pet-focused programming and benefits in the U.S.
The hotel industry is projected to end 2021 down more than $59 billion in business travel revenue compared to 2019, according to a new report released today by the American Hotel & Lodging Association and Kalibri Labs.
Created as a consequence of COVID-19, CONTACTLESS TECH is at the heart of the paradigm shift that most industries, especially those in Travel and Hospitality have had to lean on to ensure their survival and avert the spread of the virus.