Today's Hotel Technology News http://www.hotelnewsresource.com Today's Hotel Technology News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource http://www.nevistas.com/nev_logo.gif http://www.hotelnewsresource.com support@nevistas.com What the Multi-Screen, Multi-Channel Reality Means for Hoteliers - By Joey Egan http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80045What_the_Multi_Screen__Multi_Channel_Reality_Means_for_Hoteliers___By_Joey_Egan.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article80045What_the_Multi_Screen__Multi_Channel_Reality_Means_for_Hoteliers___By_Joey_Egan.html This past year, we saw the rise of mobile, as travel shoppers constantly shifted between devices and channels to research travel online. For the first time, hotel-related travel inquiries fell on PCs but rose on tablets by 180% and on mobile by 68%. Wed, 1 Oct 2014 06:17:31 EST HeBS Digital and Google to Co-Present Webinar on Maximizing Hotel Website Revenue in 2015 http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79980HeBS_Digital_and_Google_to_Co_Present_Webinar_on_Maximizing_Hotel_Website_Revenue_in_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79980HeBS_Digital_and_Google_to_Co_Present_Webinar_on_Maximizing_Hotel_Website_Revenue_in_____.html HeBS Digital, the leading hotel digital technology, full-service digital marketing and website revenue optimization consulting firm today announces it will co-present a webinar with Google on Wednesday, October 1 at 3:30pm-4:30pm EST (12:30pm-1:30pm PST). Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:51:15 EST InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta and Park Hyatt Chicago Upgrade to InvoTech RFID Uniform System http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79977InterContinental_Buckhead_Atlanta_and_Park_Hyatt_Chicago_Upgrade_to_InvoTech_RFID_Uniform_System.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79977InterContinental_Buckhead_Atlanta_and_Park_Hyatt_Chicago_Upgrade_to_InvoTech_RFID_Uniform_System.html Long-time InvoTech Customers Upgrade their Uniform Systems with RFID Technology for More Efficient Operations and Cost Saving Benefits Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:57:33 EST ERevMax Completes Integration with Leading Channels in South America http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79976ERevMax_Completes_Integration_with_Leading_Channels_in_South_America.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79976ERevMax_Completes_Integration_with_Leading_Channels_in_South_America.html Offers 2-way XML connectivity with CVC and MalaPronta.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:13:52 EST Busy Rooms Launches New Content Distribution to the Hospitality Industry! http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79951Busy_Rooms_Launches_New_Content_Distribution_to_the_Hospitality_Industry_.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79951Busy_Rooms_Launches_New_Content_Distribution_to_the_Hospitality_Industry_.html High resolution images, video, descriptive text and amenity/facility content can now be more easily distributed between hospitality providers and online sales channels. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 04:39:22 EST Onyx Payments Acquires Net Trans Services http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79920Onyx_Payments_Acquires_Net_Trans_Services.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79920Onyx_Payments_Acquires_Net_Trans_Services.html Strategic combination removes barriers and strengthens commerce for the travel industry Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:56:39 EST Revinate Announces InGuest™, a Revolutionary Guest Engagement Platform for the Hospitality Industry http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79897Revinate_Announces_InGuest________a_Revolutionary_Guest_Engagement_Platform_for_the_Hospitality_Industry.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79897Revinate_Announces_InGuest________a_Revolutionary_Guest_Engagement_Platform_for_the_Hospitality_Industry.html With inGuest, hotels can maximize revenue by knowing their guests, anticipating their needs and executing precisely targeted marketing campaigns Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:40:07 EST Mobile Travel Apps Become More Popular As In-app Bookings Account for 12 Percent of Mobile Bookings http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79894Travel_Bookings_Via_Mobile_Devices_Increase_by_More_Than____Percent_in_the_First_Six_Months_of_____.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79894Travel_Bookings_Via_Mobile_Devices_Increase_by_More_Than____Percent_in_the_First_Six_Months_of_____.html Criteo (NASDAQ: CRTO) today revealed its Travel Flash Report that highlights the increased use of mobile devices in consumer travel planning and purchasing worldwide. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:11:16 EST Deloitte Survey: Where There is Reward for Travel, There is Risk http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79883A_Breach_of_Data_is_a_Breach_of_Brand_Loyalty_and_Trust.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79883A_Breach_of_Data_is_a_Breach_of_Brand_Loyalty_and_Trust.html Only one-third of consumers feel their frequent traveler accounts are secure enough Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:09:53 EST HFTP Establishes First Asia Footprint at Hong Kong Polytechnic University http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79867HFTP_Establishes_First_Asia_Footprint_at_Hong_Kong_Polytechnic_University.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79867HFTP_Establishes_First_Asia_Footprint_at_Hong_Kong_Polytechnic_University.html The purpose of the new office is to expand HFTP’s presence in the region by providing further education and professional development to hospitality practitioners in Asia. To facilitate this initiative HFTP has donated $100,000 USD and will establish a student exchange scholarship, a faculty research development fund and an applied research fund. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:59:35 EST Kaba Video: We're Going Mobile! And Taking You with Us http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79866Kaba_Video__We_re_Going_Mobile__And_Taking_You_with_Us.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79866Kaba_Video__We_re_Going_Mobile__And_Taking_You_with_Us.html Kaba Demonstrates Its Latest Mobile-Access Compatible RFID Door Locks That Give Operators A Choice of Guest Entry Options. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:21:40 EST Loyalty is Golden: Indies Rely on Maestro PMS to Build Repeat Business with Personalized Services http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79865Loyalty_is_Golden__Indies_Rely_on_Maestro_PMS_to_Build_Repeat_Business_with_Personalized_Services.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79865Loyalty_is_Golden__Indies_Rely_on_Maestro_PMS_to_Build_Repeat_Business_with_Personalized_Services.html NORTHWIND-Maestro Teams with Independents to Create Fully-Integrated Loyalty Solutions that Simplify Reward Point Programs, Support Personalized Service, and Provide Online Tracking Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:11:25 EST pasCLOUD Announces Its USALI 11th Compliant Edition Core http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79863pasCLOUD_Announces_Its_USALI___th_Compliant_Edition_Core.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79863pasCLOUD_Announces_Its_USALI___th_Compliant_Edition_Core.html Hoteliers can easily deploy this latest edition and leverage competitive advantages with minimal disruption Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:39:38 EST Czech Luxury Resort Selects ERevMax to Optimize Online Sales http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79841Czech_Luxury_Resort_Selects_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Sales.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79841Czech_Luxury_Resort_Selects_ERevMax_to_Optimize_Online_Sales.html Hoffmeister Hotel & Spa leverages RateTiger for effective rate and inventory distribution Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:10:38 EST Hospitality Technology Conference in Dubai to Address Key Industry Challenges http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79806Hospitality_Technology_Conference_in_Dubai_to_Address_Key_Industry_Challenges.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79806Hospitality_Technology_Conference_in_Dubai_to_Address_Key_Industry_Challenges.html Hotel IT leaders from around the globe will gather 23-25 September at the third annual Middle East Conference of Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) in Dubai. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:42:41 EST TravelClick Partners with Roomlia to Enable Hotels to Provide Rates and Inventory on New Mobile OTA http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79802TravelClick_Partners_with_Roomlia_to_Enable_Hotels_to_Provide_Rates_and_Inventory_on_New_Mobile_OTA.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79802TravelClick_Partners_with_Roomlia_to_Enable_Hotels_to_Provide_Rates_and_Inventory_on_New_Mobile_OTA.html TravelClick Channel Management Provides Hotels with Connections to Traditional and Mobile OTAs Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:43:55 EST LaTour Hotels and Resorts Selects ERevMax’s Channel Management Technology for Driving Online Growth http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79759LaTour_Hotels_and_Resorts_Selects_ERevMax______s_Channel_Management_Technology_for_Driving_Online_Growth.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79759LaTour_Hotels_and_Resorts_Selects_ERevMax______s_Channel_Management_Technology_for_Driving_Online_Growth.html LaTour Hotels and Resorts, one of the leading hotel management companies in US, has partnered with eRevMax for its online distribution solutions. Multiple properties of the California-based group are using RateTiger Channelmanager for managing availability, rates and inventory (ARI) across online sales channels. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:04:51 EST Busy Rooms Signs Deal Hotel Casa Blanca in Mexico City http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79725Busy_Rooms_Signs_Deal_Hotel_Casa_Blanca_in_Mexico_City.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79725Busy_Rooms_Signs_Deal_Hotel_Casa_Blanca_in_Mexico_City.html The hotel will use Busy Rooms integrated Central Reservation technology to manage price comparison, sales and guest review, all in one. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:08:19 EST Park Hyatt New York Marks Grand Opening with InvoTech RFID Staff Uniform Protection http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79702Park_Hyatt_New_York_Marks_Grand_Opening_with_InvoTech_RFID_Staff_Uniform_Protection.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79702Park_Hyatt_New_York_Marks_Grand_Opening_with_InvoTech_RFID_Staff_Uniform_Protection.html How Does Manhattan’s Newest Luxury Location Track Uniform Assignments, Maintain Laundry Accountability, and Reduce Labor Expenses? With InvoTech Systems, Inc. Technology Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:49:19 EST GBTA Foundation Launches Travel Technology Maturity Index http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79644GBTA_Foundation_Launches_Travel_Technology_Maturity_Index.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article79644GBTA_Foundation_Launches_Travel_Technology_Maturity_Index.html First-of-its-Kind Assessment Tool Helps Companies Optimize Use of Business Travel Technology Thu, 4 Sep 2014 17:16:56 EST