Articles by Skift

Why Armrest Innovation Is the New Passenger Experience Battleground

Why Armrest Innovation Is the New Passenger Experience Battleground

Stephanie Taylor, Skift

With the seat pitch in economy class getting smaller, designers are being forced to innovate using minimal surface area – perhaps that’s why the humble armrest is receiving so much attention.

1 year ago

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Mastercard SVP: The Convergence of Payments and Messaging

Mastercard SVP: The Convergence of Payments and Messaging

Mastercard + Skift

We spoke with MasterCard SVP, Global Merchant Development Catharina Eklof about her experience at Skift Global Forum, Mastercard's evolution from payment provider to technology leader, and the eventual convergence of messaging and payments.

2 years ago

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The Value of Guest Data for Hotels

The Value of Guest Data for Hotels

Snapshot + Skift

Recently, we launched a trend report with Snapshot on “Hospitality Analytics: How Data Can Make Hotels Smarter”. Download the report for FREE, today!

2 years ago

Free Report: Hospitality Analytics: How Data Can Make Hotels Smarter

Free Report: Hospitality Analytics: How Data Can Make Hotels Smarter

Today we launched a new free trend report with Snapshot on "Hospitality Analytics -- How Data Can Make Hotels Smarter", download the report for FREE to learn more!

3 years ago

New Free Report: Online Marketing and Distribution Strategies for Independent Hotels

New Free Report: Online Marketing and Distribution Strategies for Independent Hotels

Independent hotels compete in an industry that’s dominated by massive marketing budgets from chain-affiliated brands to online booking sites and Google. For independents, an online marketing and distribution strategy that integrates best practices across direct- and third-partychannel bookings, search, inventory management and guest incentives plus considerations of the mobile traveler and the social web is key to capturing and retaining guests.

3 years ago

Free Skift Report: What Millennials Want in Meetings

Free Skift Report: What Millennials Want in Meetings

Millennial meeting attendees value face-to-face networking at meetings and events just as much as previous generations. Download this report for FREE to learn more.

3 years ago

Vacation Time: Go On a Luxury Trip to Buenos Aires

Vacation Time: Go On a Luxury Trip to Buenos Aires

3 years ago

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Skift + MasterCard Present: Future Cities, Preparing for the New Age of Urban Mobility

Skift + MasterCard Present: Future Cities, Preparing for the New Age of Urban Mobility

Mastercard + Skift

Announcing Future Cities, a new series from Skift and MasterCard exploring how major destinations are innovating to create the city of the future.

3 years ago

Tunisia’s Tourism Industry Braces Itself for Declines Following Terror Attack

Tunisia’s Tourism Industry Braces Itself for Declines Following Terror Attack

Beth J. Harpaz, Associated Press

3 years ago

Experience the Future of Travel with an All-Expenses Paid Trip to NYC

Experience the Future of Travel with an All-Expenses Paid Trip to NYC

4 years ago

Facebook Users Made One Million Check-Ins at World Cup Games

Facebook Users Made One Million Check-Ins at World Cup Games

Daniel Peltier, Skift

The World Cup offers a rare chance to see how travel and technology evolve at four-year increments. There weren't a million checkins in South Africa, and we will likely see many more in Russia in 2018.

4 years ago

Mobile Revenues and Interaction Still a Work in Process for Airlines

Mobile Revenues and Interaction Still a Work in Process for Airlines

Daniel Peltier, Skift

Airlines are counting on demographic shifts toward younger passengers to boost ancillary sales on mobile devices.

4 years ago