‘Mobile first’ has become a universally accepted assumption for the way consumers search and book hotel rooms, but it is not a universal truth

Hospitality solutions provider Avvio launched Allora – the world’s first hotel booking engine powered by machine learning – two years ago this month, a period…..

Check in! – latest hotel highlights from across EMEA

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Hyatt grows…..

Mind the gap – Expedia survey reveals huge difference between chain and independent hotels in prioritising technology investments

Reliance on technology is becoming increasingly important in the lodging industry as hotels begin to recognise how they can gain key competitive advantage with strategic…..

US hotels post a sluggish, albeit positive performance in August and preliminary September data continues the trend

US hotel performance during Aug-2019 in key metrics was positive, but largely lacklustre as rates and unit revenue each notched up just +0.9%. According to…..

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The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Marriott signs…..

‘Booking a hotel shouldn’t be an arduous task’ – Arbitrip launches new ‘Price Monitoring’ feature that automatically re-books a hotel room if the price decreases

There’s nothing more frustrating than making a travel booking and discovering the price has subsequently reduced. Whether it is a flight, hotel room, train journey…..

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The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. St Regis…..

Brand.com bookings exceeding all other US hotel channels is clear indicator of the evolution in consumer booking behaviour

An update of the Hotel Industry Performance Overview (HIPO) from benchmarking specialist Kalibri Labs shows that Jul-2019 marked the first time in history that Brand.com…..

Check in! – latest hotel highlights from across EMEA

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Marriott launches…..

The ‘best of the best’ – Belmond, Mandarin Oriental and Four Seasons take the podium positions as the world’s best luxury hotel brands

We all enjoy our comforts when travelling, and LTI – Luxury Travel Intelligence provides an insight into the ‘best of the best’ when it comes…..