Mobile Car Connections Can Mean More Direct Bookings

Connected World magazine | Growth for Cellular Connections in the Car. Mobie in the car is one of the new options that may change the landscape for cellular M2M connections. Choice Hotels Intl., is partnering with Ford that will let Ford customers to make hands-free hotel reservations from their equipped Ford vehicles. The companies says […]

The Rising Tide of Mobile Bookings – How Hoteliers Can Stay Afloat : HeBS Blog

The Rising Tide of Mobile Bookings – How Hoteliers Can Stay Afloat : HeBS Blog

Mid-Year Review: The Rising Tide of Mobile Bookings – How Hoteliers Can Stay Afloat : HeBS Blog. Stats Tell the Story Percent Increase/Decrease in Results in First Half 2014 vs. First Half 2013: Source Pageviews Visits   Bookings   Nights  Revenue Mobile    58.0%      50.9%   86.6%      61.1%    123% Tablet     11.7%       14.8%    18.0%       16.7%   10.5% Desktop -13.8%     –15.7%  -4.4%       […]

Travel Goes Mobile But Hotels lagging

bcg.perspectives – Travel Goes Mobile. The number of U.S. mobile users is expected to grow at an annual rate of 9 percent for the next several years. The number of Internet-connected mobile devices worldwide will increase by 16 percent per year, led by strong growth in developing countries, according to Ovum at IDC. By contrast […]

eMarketer Graphs Rise in Mobile Bookings

eMarketer Graphs Rise in Mobile Bookings

Articles :: eMarketer. Mobile penetration is causing travel companies to develop better mobile booking experiences. The ability to purchase anything, anywhere, at any time via smartphones creates significant opportunities in the travel space in particular, given that its consumer base is by nature mobile. Travel shopping is often a “lean-back” activity, conducive to the tablet […]