Monthly Archives: January 2020

Make 2020 the year of disruption for your hotel – Hotel-Online

Larry Mogelonski | January 29, 2020 By Larry Mogelonsky, MBA, ing. (www.hotelmogel.com) We no longer work in the hospitality industry but rather in the larger accommodation industry. The real impact of the sharing economy and alternative accommodation providers, as led by Airbnb, is such that they have completely changed the …

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7 hotel tech trends you can’t ignore in 2020 – hotel-online

Atul Gupta | 23 january 2020 By Atul Gupta INTRODUCTION With new technological trends such as the Internet of Things (IoT), many companies have been able to improve and update their operations. In the hotel and hospitality industry, technology has helped make many hotels and resorts more efficient, able to …

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Why should hotels lead this effort? – Hotel online

Lisa Xie | January 21, 2020 Sustainable tourism has grown considerably in recent years. Why and how can hotels implement more sustainable practices, drawing inspiration from the UN SDGs? By Lisa Xie The tourism industry has one of the highest growth rates of any industry in the world, accounting for …

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Back to basics – It’s time to rethink your guest experience – Hotel-Online

John Hendrie | January 20, 2020 By John Hendrie Wow, look at this beautiful sunset! My, that was a great ride on Flicka! Zowie, I can’t take the chef’s creation anymore! All memorable experiences one might say. However, how about those comments. Ugh – there’s hair in the tub! Egad, …

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New Radisson Hotel New York Times Square debuts – Hotel-Online

Radisson | January 17, 2020 Minneapolis – January 17, 2020 – Radisson, one of the most recognized hotel brands, today announced the opening of Radisson New York Times Square Hotel at 525 8th Avenue New York, NY. The newly constructed hotel in the center of New York’s most thriving tourist …

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Making the minibar profitable for the new decade – Hotel-Online

Larry Mogelonski | January 15, 2020 By Larry Mogelonsky, MBA, P.Eng. (www.hotelmogel.com) The minibar has long been a stable, albeit relatively minor, source of revenue for hotels. So if you’re not broke, then why fix it, right? Typically stocked with an assortment of leading brands in the alcoholic beverage industry …

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5 events that influence hotel performance – Hotel-Online

HotStats | January 13, 2020 In 2008, when the The US economy has plunged, Wall Street executives weren’t the only ones panicking. Hoteliers across the country had to prepare for the impact. On his face, the Great recession that would mean less leisure and corporate travel, tighter portfolios and empty …

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Maximize your relationship with OTAs – Hotel-Online

Tim Lee | January 13, 2020 By Tim Lee The relationship between hotels (especially big international brands) and online travel agencies (OTAs) can sometimes seem like a difficult alliance. Large hotel companies, such as Hilton, Marriott, and IHG, are adding policies on price match guarantees to encourage direct bookings and …

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ALICE wins several HotelTechAwards in 2020 – Hotel-Online

Alice | January 08, 2020 For the third year in a row, ALICE is named # 1 in concierge software by Hotel Tech Report. ALICE is pleased to announce its success in the HotelTech Awards 2020, winning top honors in several categories. The hotel operating start-up was named Best Concierge …

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