Articles tagged “rocketmiles”

Booking.com Powers Hotels for Southwest, Its First U.S. Airline

Booking.com Powers Hotels for Southwest, Its First U.S. Airline

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Booking.com displaced Southwest's long-time hotel partner, Orbitz, on Southwest.com. Booking.com's pay-at-the-hotel system meshes much better with Southwest's flexible fare structure than did Orbitz's preponderous hotel bookings requiring prepayment. Booking.com's integration of its Rocketmiles acquisition on Southwest now makes total sense.

3 years ago

Priceline Group to Acquire Rocketmiles for $20 Million

Priceline Group to Acquire Rocketmiles for $20 Million

Dennis Schaal, Skift

This Priceline Group's acquisition of Rocketmiles would be a small one, but could be additive to the group's hotel business.

5 years ago

RocketMiles Raises $6.5 Million to Turn Business Travelers’ Hotel Bookings into Airline Miles

RocketMiles Raises $6.5 Million to Turn Business Travelers’ Hotel Bookings into Airline Miles

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Business travelers are increasingly ignoring corporate travel tools and turning to online booking sites and apps to save money and increase their rewards. Rocketmiles' mission aligns well with this traveler set that will continue to drive the startup's growth.

6 years ago