Hospitality
News and Knowledge Base for Tourism and Hospitality Specialists
How do you increase revenue with a 90%+ occupancy? Case study by Waikiki Resort Hotel and TravelClick

Waikiki Resort Hotel is a 275-room independent hotel with historically high occupancy rates, but with a dependency on Wholesale and OTA business. In order to increase ADR, they decided to focus on improving their direct booking performance. The hotel switched to TravelClick's iHotelier CRS, and was able to boost annual Brand.com bookings.

14 July 2020

As the hospitality industry begins to plan for recovery from COVID-19, marketing professionals across the globe find themselves in uncharted territory. In many cases, they are juggling the complex task of balancing limited resources, fluctuating economic conditions, and new traveller expectations with the right amount of communication and empathy. Here are three trends in the hotel business.

1 July 2020

Radisson Hotel Group announces the appointment of Ramsay Rankoussi as the new head of development for Africa and Daniel Trappler, Senior Director, Development for Sub-Sahara, as the Group continues to increase its presence and renews its commitment to Africa.

23 June 2020

The World Tourism Organization with the contribution of its members and partners developed global guidelines to restart tourism and formulate a sector-wide response to the unprecedented challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic. Action plan includes the most effective manners to make travel safe and seamless to all – workers, companies, destinations and travellers.

5 June 2020
The World Tourism Organization: сalling on innovators and entrepreneurs to accelerate tourism recovery

In the face of an unprecedented challenge, the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), with the support of the World Health Organization (WHO), calls on innovators and entrepreneurs to put forward new solutions to help the tourism sector recover from COVID-19.

25 March 2020

The hospitality industry has become the great personalization race. With so many on-demand consumer and e-commerce platforms, today’s travellers are used to interacting with their favourite brands and services at the touch of a button and at their convenience. Amadeus and other leading technology providers partnered with h2c research company to learn how hoteliers are using technology today to enhance the guest experience.

10 March 2020

TravelClick, an Amadeus company, announces that Radisson Hotel Group has endorsed the use of TravelClick’s powerful Demand360 to be progressively rolled out across its hotels in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

5 February 2020

1.5 billion international tourist arrivals were recorded by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in 2019, globally. A 4% increase on the previous year which is also forecast for 2020, confirming tourism as a leading and resilient economic sector

20 January 2020