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Articles tagged “restaurants”

Online Travel

Alibaba IPO and OpenTable Acquisition Highlight Relationship of Travel and Local

Just as we've seen the blending of business and leisure travel over the years, we are now entering a period where "travel" and local, from hotels digging into community culture and travel providers offering restaurant services and tours, will get mashed together in new ways.

Alibaba IPO and OpenTable Acquisition Highlight Relationship of Travel and Local

Online Travel

TripAdvisor To Fix Its Lack of Attention to Restaurants and Attractions

TripAdvisor is just getting around to addressing all of the massive restaurant content that it already has. As metasearch players already know, Yelp and OpenTable should pay attention as TripAdvisor tries to eat their lunch.

TripAdvisor To Fix Its Lack of Attention to Restaurants and Attractions

Hotels

High-End Crowdfunding Experiment Tries to Turn Vacant School Into Hotel Complex

If everything is about "local" in the hotel business these days, this development project in Bothell, Washington, is the epitome of such efforts.

High-End Crowdfunding Experiment Tries to Turn Vacant School Into Hotel Complex

Media and PR

NYC Tourism Challenges People to Pronounce ‘Prix Fixe’ for Restaurant Week

These quick and clever videos are the exact type of campaigns that NYC & Company should be doing more of to capture the attention of locals and tourists.

NYC Tourism Challenges People to Pronounce ‘Prix Fixe’ for Restaurant Week

Online Travel

Five Travel Startups That Target Business Travelers

Five Travel Startups That Target Business Travelers

Hotels

New York Hilton Midtown Brings Back Room Service In Paper Bags

The limited-service concept is designed to reduce overhead at hotels such as New York Hilton Midtown, but it will only work if Herb and other guests don't tire of dealing with the midnight munchies, and decide to reserve rooms elsewhere on their next visit.

New York Hilton Midtown Brings Back Room Service In Paper Bags

Hotels

Fake Online Review Crackdown in New York Leads to Fines for 19 Companies

Many reputation management firms have made a living out of criticizing Yelp and TripAdvisor, and some of them have crossed the line and gotten into the fake-review writing business themselves. There are reputation management firms with integrity out there, but these 19 companies are not among them.

Fake Online Review Crackdown in New York Leads to Fines for 19 Companies

Online Travel

5 Travel Startups to Find Food in Asia, Speed Through Customs or Take Tours

5 Travel Startups to Find Food in Asia, Speed Through Customs or Take Tours

Online Travel

Is Yelp poised to cash in on mobile advertising gains?

Like TripAdvisor, Yelp has a major headstart in restaurant and other local business reviews, and that should be a big plus in its competition with the likes of Facebook, TripAdvisor and European restaurant review sites. Will mobile advertising resonate with Yelp's users? The jury is out on that.

Online Travel

Groupon launches restaurant reservations in challenge to OpenTable

Groupon is doing everything it can to deemphasize its voucher business, and its new dining service is the latest reflection of the pivot.

Groupon launches restaurant reservations in challenge to OpenTable