Articles tagged “roundups”

Google Antitrust Troubles Through the Years ā€” 18 Must-Read Skift Travel Stories

Google Antitrust Troubles Through the Years ā€” 18 Must-Read Skift Travel Stories

Dennis Schaal, Skift

From new products featured prominently in Google search to acquisitions and antitrust probes, Google's competition issues have been fodder for years. Here are some highlights.

12 mins ago

Hyatt’s Potential Defections and 12 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Hyatt’s Potential Defections and 12 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In Skift's top stories this week, we covered Sonesta's rapid growth at the expense of Marriott and IHG, Asia's travel recovery, AirAsia's digital transformation, and Southwest's business travel strategy, among others.

3 days ago

Travel Industry Rage and 11 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Travel Industry Rage and 11 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In Skift's top travel stories this week, travel industry leaders are outraged about the Congressional impasse over additional relief monies, Skift Research captured the impact of the pandemic in one GIF, hotels are partnering with co-working companies, and various companies are advocating for digital health passports.

1 week ago

Amazon Barriers to Entry and 12 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Amazon Barriers to Entry and 12 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skit

In Skift's top travel stories this week, we covered Amazon's debut of virtual tours, Airbnb reinstating suspended listings from Domio, the prospect of hotel defaults, and JetBlue founder David Neeleman delaying the launch of his new airline.

2 weeks ago

Las Vegas in Crisis and 9 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Las Vegas in Crisis and 9 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In conavirus-related travel stories this week, Skift looked at Las Vegas' chances without conventions, Google's new advertising product, inroads by private jet operators, and a hole in the travel industry's coronavirus sanitation response.

2 months ago

Marriott Derides 2021 Work From Home Policies and 10 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Marriott Derides 2021 Work From Home Policies and 10 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In coronavirus-related travel stories this week, Skift covered Marriott's views on the prospects for a business travel recovery, Barry Diller's IAC taking a minority stake in MGM, how Southwest's reduced schedule would hamper its competitive-growth plans, and Airbnb's stock market prospects.

2 months ago

The $600 Check Gap and 11 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

The $600 Check Gap and 11 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal , Skift

In coronavirus-related travel stories this week, Skift covered how the end of a $600 supplemental unemployment check impacts out-of-work travel employees, Disney Parks' lost year, the prospect of an IHG default, and how Vrbo addressed its Google problem.

3 months ago

Big Hoteliers Battle for Travelodge UK and 11 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Big Hoteliers Battle for Travelodge UK and 11 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In coronavirus-related travel stories this week, Skift looked at major hotel brands seeking to buy Travelodge UK, why the current situation is a seminal moment for travel in Asia, a management shakeup at Airbnb, and whether Americans should be traveling at all.

3 months ago

A New Controversial Surcharge and 10 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

A New Controversial Surcharge and 10 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In coronavirus-related travel stories this week, Skift covered a controversial surcharge, the uneven pace of a travel recovery, Expedia looking to pay off private equity investors, and United and Choice Hotels job cuts.

3 months ago

Second Half Blues and 12 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Second Half Blues and 12 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In coronavirus travel stories this week, Skift covered the prospect of a disappointing second half of 2020, travel managers assessing the worth of sending employees on trips, whether hostels in Singapore are doomed, and how under-visited destinations may get a boost in the recovery.

4 months ago

Hospitality’s Devastating Loss and 11 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Hospitality’s Devastating Loss and 11 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In coronavirus-related travel stories this week, Skift covered hospitality job losses, the stalled travel recovery, how Covid-19 upset megatrends, and whether airlines can bar passengers without masks.

4 months ago

Marriott’s Post-Pandemic Playbook and 18 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Marriott’s Post-Pandemic Playbook and 18 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

Dennis Schaal, Skift

In coronavirus-related travel stories this week, Skift covered Marriott's strategy, the Skift Travel Tracker about consumer sentiment, how blocked seats on airlines and travel bubbles will impact business travel, and travel mergers that fell victim to the pandemic.

4 months ago