We intend to show the world we’re something bigger than an OTA and to transform our product into something that goes beyond the standard OTA capabilities.
Technologies unlocking more sales channels, AI and simpler authentication are expected to drive interesting initiatives in this arena.
Owners of high-end Huawei and Samsung phones are the ones choosing the priciest hotels, says Booking.com
Whether it’s exploring the delivery apps or building on-brand partnerships with local eateries, alternatives to traditional room service are certainly offering food for thought for today’s hoteliers.
APAC-based OTAs represent more than one third of global gross bookings, fueled by the rise in China's biggest, Ctrip.
Since its launch in December, the new “Trip Moments” product has exceeded one million daily active users, and 70% of those users are under 30 years old.
The cooperation will see enhanced integration of OYO hotels on Meituan’s platform, with the latter also providing user traffic, data, and brand promotion support to OYO.
Two weeks ago, Iberia’s iBot messaging service sold its first plane tickets, marking a new phase in its use of artificial intelligence.
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