Articles tagged “reservation systems”

Business Travel

Skift Short-Term Rental & Outdoor Summit Teaser: Expanding Vacation Rentals Through Tech

Vacation and short-term rentals depend on one thing: Connecting homeowners with guests. Here's how innovative technology is making that easier and more efficient.

Skift Short-Term Rental & Outdoor Summit Teaser: Expanding Vacation Rentals Through Tech

Hotels

Oyo’s Recovery Work Includes Progress on Technology Fixes

Oyo will eventually fix its technology, but it will take a protracted period. It begs the question: Why did the budget chain engage in such a hyper-fast expansion in recent years, and insist on building its own operating system when it was clearly so lacking.

Oyo’s Recovery Work Includes Progress on Technology Fixes

Online Travel

The Battle Over Tours and Activities Reservation Systems Rages On

FareHarbor and Bokun act as if they're unstoppably on the way to becoming giants. But the market for booking systems for sightseeing and experience operators remains very much in flux.

The Battle Over Tours and Activities Reservation Systems Rages On

Airlines

Sabre’s Deal With Spirit Underscores Its Airline Tech Rebound

Spirit's decision to buy more airline technology from Sabre signals two things. Sabre has overcome a sales slump. And Spirit is investing to cope with its growth.

Sabre’s Deal With Spirit Underscores Its Airline Tech Rebound
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Hotels

New eBook: What Hotels Need to Know When Selecting the Right Reservation Software

LS Retail’s new eBook offers advice to hotels and resorts on how to choose the best reservation software as they navigate and capture surging demand in the post-pandemic boom.

New eBook: What Hotels Need to Know When Selecting the Right Reservation Software

Airlines

Southwest Airlines Poised for Big Move to Amadeus Reservations System

More than 20,000 Southwest workers have been trained on the new system, which will let the airline fly red-eyes and make other schedule changes. Meanwhile, if the switch goes smoothly, Amadeus will find it easier to sell systems to other carriers.

Southwest Airlines Poised for Big Move to Amadeus Reservations System

Online Travel

5 Travel Startups Reimagine Travel Necessities for Mobile Platforms

5 Travel Startups Reimagine Travel Necessities for Mobile Platforms

Online Travel

Parking startups ParkWhiz and SpotHero find their first rounds of funding in Chicago

Does parking really need to be disrupted? These companies are making strides by partnering with major event venues, and ParkWhiz is a step ahead of its competitor with venues around the U.S. already plugged into its system.

Airlines

Four startup marketplaces where travelers buy and sell unused reservations

The startups’ biggest challenges arr attracting enough users to populate the site and overcoming non-transferrable reservations and last-minute cancellations.

Online Travel

OpenTable offers free service to make restaurants’ menus mobile-friendly

OpenTable is giving the 90 percent of its restaurants an offer too good to resist so it can continue growing its mobile platform and user base for on-the-go reservations.

Airlines

Virgin America takes hit from its transition to Sabre

Welcome to the big time, Virgin America. All this growth "don't come easy." Meanwhile, it looks like it is straightening things out with its Sabre reservations system and things should be on track before long.