10 Travel Agent Trends that are Impacting Hotels

Travel agents love hotel websites. This report list 10 trends that effect the travel professional. Benchmark Hospitality International reports on a commissioned study of over 20,000 travel professionals. Note Trend #3 – Agents customers are increasingly bypassing the agents and booking directly. TAs see this as the greatest potential negative effect on their business in […]

Hoteliers learn from Airbnb & HomeAway

Hoteliers learn from Airbnb, HomeAway. Americas Best Value Inn, sees Airbnb as an alternative channel to sell rooms. With 80-rooms, Americas Best Value Inn and Suites Tukwila/SeaTac Airport in Washington is not your typical Airbnb client. Kyle Lawrence, sales and marketing manager for Americas Best Value sees it as just a different way to reach […]