Articles tagged “blink”

Ultra-Rich Travelers Can Now Commission Personalized Pop-Up Hotels

Ultra-Rich Travelers Can Now Commission Personalized Pop-Up Hotels

Nikki Ekstein, Bloomberg

Is this the next level of personalization when it comes to hotels? Possibly, but more importantly: Can Black Tomato afford to do this for very long?

3 years ago

What Happened To Blink and SideTour 6 Months After Groupon Bought Them

What Happened To Blink and SideTour 6 Months After Groupon Bought Them

Dennis Schaal, Skift

While some erroneously looked to Expedia to take tours and activities mainstream, Groupon, if it survives, is making the first move.

6 years ago

Groupon to Integrate Tonight-Only Hotel Deals Into Its Mobile Apps

Groupon to Integrate Tonight-Only Hotel Deals Into Its Mobile Apps

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Putting tonight-only deals into the Groupon App isn't going to put HotelTonight or other competitors out of business, but it adds a competitor with a huge user base. Game on.

6 years ago

Groupon Acquires Blink and Gets Into Last-Minute Mobile Hotel Booking Game

Groupon Acquires Blink and Gets Into Last-Minute Mobile Hotel Booking Game

Rafat Ali, Skift

For Groupon, which has built its business on limited time-based inventory, the acquisition makes sense to add to its travel business. For the mobile booking sector, it is just the beginning, with a lot more to come.

6 years ago