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 POS Partners Inc Is Pleased to Welcome Tony Campisi https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94254POS_Partners_Inc_Is_Pleased_to_Welcome_Tony_Campisi.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94254POS_Partners_Inc_Is_Pleased_to_Welcome_Tony_Campisi.html POS Partners, Inc. is pleased to announce our newest Business Development Manager, Tony Campisi. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:06:33 EST EZee Hospitality Solutions Get GST Ready For India https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94252EZee_Hospitality_Solutions_Get_GST_Ready_For_India.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94252EZee_Hospitality_Solutions_Get_GST_Ready_For_India.html As the Indian government rolls out the held up GST bill, the hospitality industry buckles up for new regulations and tax reforms, making way towards a better economy. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:02:49 EST Your Booking Engine May Be Losing You Millions In Mobile Revenue - By Stuart Butler https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94210Your_Booking_Engine_May_Be_Losing_You_Millions_In_Mobile_Revenue___By_Stuart_Butler.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94210Your_Booking_Engine_May_Be_Losing_You_Millions_In_Mobile_Revenue___By_Stuart_Butler.html Let’s be honest with ourselves: We hit the mobile tipping point back in 2014. And yet, we still see mobile bookings and mobile revenue lagging far behind. Why is that? The conventional wisdom is that mobile is 'earlier in the conversion funnel.' It’s where people are getting inspired or simply researching before switching to the desktop to book. Others will tell you that consumers are still wary of entering credit card data into their phones. I’m sorry, but I have to call shenanigans on that argument. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:08:34 EST POS Partners, Inc. Is Pleased to Announce the Creation of a New Office Location in Orlando, Florida https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94194POS_Partners__Inc__Is_Pleased_to_Announce_the_Creation_of_a_New_Office_Location_in_Orlando__Florida.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94194POS_Partners__Inc__Is_Pleased_to_Announce_the_Creation_of_a_New_Office_Location_in_Orlando__Florida.html POS Partners, Inc. is pleased to announce their newest office location; Orlando, Florida. Managing this location is new team member Tim Lockhart. With more than 23 years of POS sales and technology experience, Tim has joined our team as a Managing Partner. Wed, 26 Apr 2017 10:44:03 EST What's Your Occupancy Need? There's a Module for That. https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94186What_s_Your_Occupancy_Need__There_s_a_Module_for_That_.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94186What_s_Your_Occupancy_Need__There_s_a_Module_for_That_.html What’s your occupancy need? There’s a module for that – in fact, 30 modules and counting. Partner with HeBS Digital and receive five new revenue-driving modules with any Responsive website and smartCMS®. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:23:39 EST The Mobile Journey: A New Perspective on Mobile Hospitality - By Mike Murray https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94185The_Mobile_Journey__A_New_Perspective_on_Mobile_Hospitality___By_Mike_Murray.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94185The_Mobile_Journey__A_New_Perspective_on_Mobile_Hospitality___By_Mike_Murray.html It has been ten years, and it’s time that we adopt a new perspective on mobile hospitality - seeing it as a journey, a process. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:10:00 EST EZee Technosys Becomes A Technology Partner Of Guesthouse Association Of Maldives https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94183EZee_Technosys_Becomes_A_Technology_Partner_Of_Guesthouse_Association_Of_Maldives.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94183EZee_Technosys_Becomes_A_Technology_Partner_Of_Guesthouse_Association_Of_Maldives.html A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed and exchanged between Vipul Kapoor, eZee’s Co-Founder and Ahmed Karam, President of GAM, in presence of eZee’s regional partner - Ahmed Ashraf of Acuity Business Solutions on Wednesday, April 19, in an event held at Hotel Marble, Male, Maldives. Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:38:07 EST TravelClick’s Industry-Leading Demand360 Business Intelligence Solution Expands International Reach by Adding Eight Key Data-Providing Brands https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94175TravelClick______s_Industry_Leading_Demand____Business_Intelligence_Solution_Expands_International_Reach_by_Adding_Eight_Key_Data_Providing_Brands.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94175TravelClick______s_Industry_Leading_Demand____Business_Intelligence_Solution_Expands_International_Reach_by_Adding_Eight_Key_Data_Providing_Brands.html Demand360’s Forward-Looking Market Intelligence Allows Global Hoteliers to Identify Trends and Capitalize on Revenue Opportunities Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:17:29 EST You Can Now Rent Hotel Rooms by the Minute with the Recharge App - Bloomberg https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94163You_Can_Now_Rent_Hotel_Rooms_by_the_Minute_with_the_Recharge_App___Bloomberg.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94163You_Can_Now_Rent_Hotel_Rooms_by_the_Minute_with_the_Recharge_App___Bloomberg.html Renting rooms by the hour is not a new idea. Just ask any member of the world's oldest profession. But by the minute? Well, that's relatively new. And getting to use a luxury hotel room for just enough time to do what you need to do and get on with your business - that's a treat that's only just now available, thanks to a new app called Recharge. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:04:31 EST EZee Launches a New Version of Cloud Based Hospitality Solutions https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94148EZee_Launches_a_New_Version_of_Cloud_Based_Hospitality_Solutions.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94148EZee_Launches_a_New_Version_of_Cloud_Based_Hospitality_Solutions.html Global hotel solutions provider announces much awaited updates and new integrations in latest versions of cloud hotel PMS, online booking engine and channel manager along with new mobile App for hotel PMS. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:37:50 EST Sojern Creates a European Hub for RevDirect™, a Multichannel Direct Booking Offering for Independent Hotels https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94145Sojern_Creates_a_European_Hub_for_RevDirect________a_Multichannel_Direct_Booking_Offering_for_Independent_Hotels.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94145Sojern_Creates_a_European_Hub_for_RevDirect________a_Multichannel_Direct_Booking_Offering_for_Independent_Hotels.html Sojern Appoints Regional Sales Director, Angela Canny, to Lead New Dublin Office Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:35:02 EST Newest Premier Gaming and Entertainment Destination Ilani Set to Open Using InvoTech Uniform Management System https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94138Newest_Premier_Gaming_and_Entertainment_Destination_Ilani_Set_to_Open_Using_InvoTech_Uniform_Management_System.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94138Newest_Premier_Gaming_and_Entertainment_Destination_Ilani_Set_to_Open_Using_InvoTech_Uniform_Management_System.html InvoTech Uniform System Reduces Labor Expense, Automates Tracking for Staff of 1,000 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:46:44 EST Improving the Guest Experience: Three Must-Ask Questions for Solution Providers https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94124Improving_the_Guest_Experience__Three_Must_Ask_Questions_for_Solution_Providers.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94124Improving_the_Guest_Experience__Three_Must_Ask_Questions_for_Solution_Providers.html Hoteliers need to understand the underlying issues related to how guests are experiencing their brands and properties and work diligently to improve the guest experience on an ongoing basis.The good news, according to The 2017 Smart Decision Guide to Hotel Guest Experience Management (currently available for complimentary download) is that nearly two-thirds (63 percent) of large and full-service hotels, and more than half (51 percent) of midsize and limited service hotels, indicate that their organizations have been either 'successful' or 'very successful' in improving the quality of the guest experience in recent years. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:55:36 EST Japan's First AI Chatbot Concierge BEBOT Released in Aomori, Japan; Tourists Not https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94122Japan_s_First_AI_Chatbot_Concierge_BEBOT_Released_in_Aomori__Japan__Tourists_Not.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94122Japan_s_First_AI_Chatbot_Concierge_BEBOT_Released_in_Aomori__Japan__Tourists_Not.html Ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Japan's struggle continues to overcome linguistic and cultural barriers for the increasing number of tourists. Unsurprisingly, one of the top complaints from the tourists is the communication difficulty with the locals, especially outside the major cities. To respond to such challenges, Tokyo-based Bespoke, Inc. is launching Japan's first artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot concierge BEBOT in two historical hotels of the Aomori prefecture: Tsuta Onsen and Hotel Jogakura. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:10:42 EST Holiday Inn Hotels Hit by Card Payment System Hack - BBC https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94106Holiday_Inn_Hotels_Hit_by_Card_Payment_System_Hack___BBC.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94106Holiday_Inn_Hotels_Hit_by_Card_Payment_System_Hack___BBC.html The owner of the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza hotel brands has disclosed that payment card-stealing malware has struck about 1,200 of its franchisees' properties. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 12:41:19 EST Guest Experience Management: Today's Strategic Imperative https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94097Guest_Experience_Management__Today_s_Strategic_Imperative.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94097Guest_Experience_Management__Today_s_Strategic_Imperative.html Customer Experience Management (CEM) has become the focal point of practically every customer-facing business today. Top-performing companies view CEM as a key point of competitive differentiation. These companies work tirelessly to identify opportunities for improvement in customer satisfaction and loyalty. They invest heavily in initiatives that have the goal of enhancing the quality of the customer experience. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:31:46 EST Triometric Signs Up Destinations of the World (DOTW) for API Monitoring and XML Analytics to Optimise Hotel Distribution https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94082Triometric_Signs_Up_Destinations_of_the_World__DOTW__for_API_Monitoring_and_XML_Analytics_to_Optimise_Hotel_Distribution.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94082Triometric_Signs_Up_Destinations_of_the_World__DOTW__for_API_Monitoring_and_XML_Analytics_to_Optimise_Hotel_Distribution.html Leading B2B travel wholesaler selects the Trio analytics platform to gain greater visibility into the performance of its suppliers, customers, distribution channels and operations. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:08:27 EST EZee Associates with Online Reputation Management Company Repup https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94079EZee_Associates_with_Online_Reputation_Management_Company_Repup.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94079EZee_Associates_with_Online_Reputation_Management_Company_Repup.html A prominent hospitality solutions provider catering to global hotels and restaurants, eZee Technosys Pvt Ltd, partners with Repup- an online reputation management company with an aim to provide better services to users. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:28:10 EST Respected Security Company York Access Control Endorses dormakaba Electronic Door Locks for All Projects https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94073Respected_Security_Company_York_Access_Control_Endorses_dormakaba_Electronic_Door_Locks_for_All_Projects.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94073Respected_Security_Company_York_Access_Control_Endorses_dormakaba_Electronic_Door_Locks_for_All_Projects.html dormakaba Product Quality, Professional Tech Support, Service Earn Trust of Major National Lock Installation Company Tue, 18 Apr 2017 08:29:48 EST TrustYou Expands Presence in Southern Africa Through Strategic Alliance With Distribution Partner Rainmaker Digital https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94070TrustYou_Expands_Presence_in_Southern_Africa_Through_Strategic_Alliance_With_Distribution_Partner_Rainmaker_Digital.html https://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article94070TrustYou_Expands_Presence_in_Southern_Africa_Through_Strategic_Alliance_With_Distribution_Partner_Rainmaker_Digital.html TrustYou’s guest feedback platform and all of its features are now seamlessly included into the '5 Stages of Digital Success' program that rainmaker digital offers its clients. 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