Motel 6's website, Going6.com expands its list of affordable trip planning ideas to include a wine tour through Santa Barbara. Travelers can use the Going6.com map to plan out recommended stops and hotel locations.
PAR Springer-Miller, in an effort to extend payment security, announces the validation of Visa USA with their SMS Host Hospitality Management solution.
Nearly three dozen Ted's Montana Gill restaurants across the United States, will steer their gift certificates program through Restaurant.com. All gift certificates will be available through the Web site at a consumer cost that is 60 percent less than their redemption value at the restaurant.
Pestana Hotels and Resorts is set to begin the next phase of an IT upgrade to its 25 properties with the installation of the MICROS OPERA reservations system and OPERA Web Services.
The 1729L 17" LCD integrated multifunction touch monitor from Elo TouchSystems and Tyco Electronics includes a variety of features such as MSR, rear-facing customer display, biometric fingerprint recognition, barcode scanner and speaker bar.
Recognized for their diverse programs, technology implementations, and career opportunities, the MGM MIRAGE tops Computerworld magazine's list of '100 Best Places to Work in IT.'
TripAdvisor's acquisition of VirtualTourist and OneTime is expected to accelerate growth and provide members with an improved online experience.
Capital Cruises enhances sightseeing experiences through their use of a GPS guided audio tour from AudioConexus. Available in six languages, the audio tour removes language barriers for foreign language travelers in Ottawa, Canada.
Hospitality Technology is proud to announce that it is now accepting nominations for the 2008 Breakthrough Awards to be presented at the fourth annual Restaurant Executive Summit. Established to honor restaurant companies for their outstanding achievement in increased business growth and innovation, nominations can be submitted in three categories: Overall Technological Innovation, Excellence in Guest Services, and Brand Growth.
Historically, there has always been a lot of pressure between franchisees and franchisors when it comes to the implementation of new technology. Before you accept or reject corporate suggestions, make sure you know what is best for your business.