Free Wi-Fi is another top amenity influencing lodging decisions.
LRA by Deloitte will join Deloitte Advisory's strategic risk services practice to help clients in the hospitality sector, for one, activate their brands, deepen brand advocacies and protect their reputations through technology-enabled, field-based examinations, consulting services, research and analytics.
The services will run on a Zebra WLAN, and will include GuestTek's myMedia and Mobile TV.
The real-time integration of Maxxton's single database solution, Newyse, with SiteMinder's Channel Manager is intended to enable hotels and vacation rentals to seamlessly manage their rates and inventory across more than 250 distribution channels.
Mobile apps for loyalty points and rewards, free Wi-Fi, and mobile ordering and payment will grow more important in the years ahead.
Rosen Hotel & Resorts selects GuestSmarTV entertainment and engagement platform for Orlando Convention and Resort properties.
The co-branded service is available via a touch screen device, as well as e-mail, QR codes and/or WiFi integration.
From mobile keys and robotics to improve guest service to mobile apps and gamification to improve operations, HITEC hosted an array of next-generation technology announcements and debuts.
The newly enhanced eMarketing solution streamlines hotel confirmations with Apple Watch, allows for automatic updates to stay-related email content and enhances marketing analysis with Google Analytics.
InterContinental Hotels Group has announced that it is trialling and selectively rolling out several digitally-driven innovations to provide a more personalized and interactive experience for guests.