PKF Hospitality Research has announced the latest results of their 2013 Trends in the Hotel Industry, showing a healthy 6.3% increase in rooms revenue from 2012 to 2013.
With space travel easily capturing the mass imagination, perhaps it was only time that space found a home here on Earth: Mobillona Space Hotels is a new hyped-up hotel brand that promises a chunk of the space age to guests.
Travelzoo is reversing the trend of online travel agencies getting in to the world or media (by buying metasearch companies) and will soon start its own hotel booking service.
Automattic, the company behind the open-source blogging platform Wordpress used by millions, is steadily pushing into the domain of custom theme publishers with vertical-specific paid theme products.
The days of over-priced in-room hotel programming accessed via a clunky, frustrating interface may soon be over: Aloft Cupertino has installed Apple TVs in each of the hotel’s rooms.
Expediaâ€™s Josh Saunders, director of market management, recommends five conversion tactics to maximize your hotelâ€™s return with its online travel agency.