weekly_trend_roundupEvery week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts we highlight the stories that tackle these trends. This one looks at top hospitality trends.

For all of our trends roundups, go here.

>>What’s next for Airbnb now that it’s the mainstream?: Airbnb Says It Hosted a Record 17 Million Guests This Summer

>>Location and beacon-based technology can play a role in on-demand: What the On-Demand Economy Is Teaching Us About Hotel Bookings

>>As sharing economy services provide stronger data tools to corporate agencies, the role of Uber and Airbnb will expand in corporate travel policies: Sharing Economy Opens New Possibilities for Business Travel

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