Hospitality Technology – June 2019 Newsletter
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“Hotel Technology Should be the ‘means’ to delight, not the end of the customer journey” says Remko West, Co-founder of Xotels
Technology is becoming a central part of the hospitality industry, with franchises like the Marriott Group to single property owners all embracing the transformation. Even with mass integrations, software solutions, and high-spec automation, there are technology gaps within hospitality infrastructures that evade the general perspective.
From The Industry
Mixed YOY Results for US Hotel Industry for Week Ending June 29th – 2019
The U.S. hotel industry reported mixed year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 23-29 June 2019, according to data from STR. Read the complete report here.
Research Identifies 4 Hotel Technology Challenges for Every Hospitality Business in 2019
Technology in the hotel industry has done great wonders to help businesses achieve a competitive edge while delivering premium experiences to all their guests. This technological transition, however, brings with it several challenges that hotel owners & management
Eight Hotel Tech Integrations, Partnerships, and Product Launches
Eight recently announced tech integrations, partnerships, and product launches from Frontline International, Duetto, Allbridge, Honeywell, and more.
Hospitality Stories From Top Authors
7 Hospitality Conferences in 2019 & 2020 Every Hotelier Should be Part of
As the hospitality industry grows, so does the community that it nurtures in its various ecosystems or businesses. With a growing community the need to stay connected and informed through conventions, conference, and exhibitions.
A look at data trends of poor-performing hotels
According to the March 2019 edition of CBRE’s “Hotel Horizons” forecast report, the 2019 average annual occupancy level for U.S. hotels is projected to be 66.2%. This will mark the sixth consecutive year of occupancy levels above 62.5%.
Top 3 Reasons Technology Budget Management Is Essential For Hotels
Increased guest technology expectations, returns to scale, process efficiencies, robust data management, etc. all require proper capital expenditure to set up technology frameworks to address growing demands.
SUPPLIER SPOTLIGHT: The digital era of the guest experience
The hotel industry is witnessing technology trends that are revolutionizing the guest experience from self-service kiosks to virtual reality headsets, but what other technologies can improve guest satisfaction and improve their experience at your hotel?
Five Reasons Your Hotel Needs a Professional Technology Consultant
Rapidly changing dynamics in the hospitality industry coupled with evolving technologies are allowing hotels to completely change the way they deliver services. Even the role of I.T. teams has significantly changed from setting up hardware to support hotel management processes.
Nor1 EBook Examines the Impact of Machine Learning on the Hospitality Industry
In a newly released eBook titled, The Hospitality Executive’s Guide to Machine Learning: Will You Be a Leader, Follower, or Dinosaur?, Jason Bryant, Nor1’s Founder, CEO & Chairman of the Board, breaks down the complexities of artificial intelligence, machine learning (ML), and deep learning.
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