The app complements IHG's worldwide strategy which includes its enhanced mobile websites that provide customers with the functionality to find and book hotel rooms, check rates and view or cancel reservations for all seven of its brands.
A Reuters article reports that major lodging companies, such as Wyndham Worldwide Corp., have lifted their 2010 outlooks on further signs that the industry is able to command higher room rates and boost occupancy.
With the WorkLight Solution for E-Commerce, companies can build cross-platform applications that generate new revenue and can be deployed securely in a variety of popular channels.
Hilton Worldwide guests will have the ability to print wirelessly from their BlackBerry smartphones at 1,300 hotels worldwide within the company's portfolio of brands.
The Sensiq portal will enable the hotel to more effectively communicate with guests and encourage them to experience more hotel facilities and services and in doing so increase revenues, through promotion of its restaurant, spa and loyalty scheme.
TenderCard has partnered with Giftango to offer gift cards digitally via email and to mobile phones.
Aloft's new Smart Check-In pilot program is allowing a select group of Starwood Preferred Guest members to skip the front desk at check-in and head directly to their rooms. Learn how this is providing guests with a new level of convenience, while freeing up front desk traffic.
Created in early 2010, Blue Shoe Mobile Solutions provides restaurant owners with a cost effective solution to joining the iPhone App mobile movement.
Interactive touch screen kiosks strategically located around the property deliver complete virtual concierge services for guests, serving up on-demand information on dining, entertainment, and other resort services.
When it's good, it's very good, but when self-service goes wrong, guests don't come back, new hospitality study shows.