HT's Lodging Technology Study, reveals that mobile solutions dominated technology rollouts for 2016 with half of the top solutions having a mobile component. Mobile key deployments, however, still lag behind guest expectations. While 53% of guests want to be able to use smartphones as mobile keys, according to the 2016 Customer Engagement Technology Study, only 12% of hotels currently offer the technology. In this article, HT identifies the ways hotels could stand out from the competition by tapping into the full potential of mobile keys beyond just guestroom access.
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SUBWAY acquired the digital tech team from its long-term partner Avanti Commerce.
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Customers can place orders and pay using popular messenger applications.
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Hospitality mobile apps that are useful, frictionless, entertaining and that offer true rewards will be most successful.
Business can interact with customers using SMS, email and Facebook messenger.