opaque inventory


opaque Opaque bookings on the wane: Priceline, Hotwire, and a changing landscape
opaque 3 years ago

Priceline built its business in 1998 on opaque bookings, or buyer-driven pricing. But the supply of opaque deals appears to be shrinking …

getgoing 5 years ago

Coming out of beta today, GetGoing asks travelers to purchase airfare first before being told where they’re going.

5 years ago

Opaque search, blind bookings – models which have found their way in to the travel lexicon in recent years, not least from the likes of Priceline with its Name Your Own Price system.

6 years ago

Another dip into the world of hotel bookings for TripAdvisor with the launch of Tingo, a new site which automatically refunds users the difference if the price drops.

7 years ago

Reacting to competitive pressures, Expedia.com began integrating sister company Hotwire’s opaque hotel offerings within Expedia.com’s hotel-booking path in some markets.


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