Insight

Signed Faster. Paid Faster. Feel safer.

Jacki Schroder

Take the friction out of your group contract and payment process with Sertifi for Amadeus – Hospitality. Amadeus Sales and Event Management – Advanced (Delphi.fdc) and Sertifi have collaborated on a new, seamless integration. Now you can quickly and securely collect signed group contracts and guest payments online as well as send, track, and manage…

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Three Considerations to Make While Preparing Your Hotel for GDPR

Alison Guillot

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will impact hotel industry practices worldwide. The controversial law aims to revolutionize data privacy across Europe, expanding rights for consumers, while mapping out strict new guidelines for businesses. The GDPR applies not only to European companies but to all companies processing European consumer data, making it the most far-reaching…

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Revolutionizing Guest Experiences with Messaging

John-Michael Jenkins

How Amadeus HotSOS seamlessly works with Zingle’s Hotel Guest Messaging Solution to provide a faster and more personalized guest experience. It’s all about the guests! The future of hotel success heavily relies on delivering a personalized and memorable experience that keeps them coming back. Gartner predicts that by 2018, more than 50% of organizations will…

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Exploring the benefits of integrating key hospitality systems

Eric Oppegaard

Originally posted on the Amadeus Corporate Blog Jo Stanford General Manager, Hospitality EMEA/Asia, Amadeus IT Group There’s a lot of buzz around cloud technology, open systems, and the integration of big data and social media. But the fact remains that many hotels are running on legacy IT systems. This means data fragmentation and guest centric…

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Premier Inn upgrades to Amadeus hospitality technology

Eric Oppegaard

Originally shared on the Amadeus Corporate Blog Guest Post from Simon Jones, Managing Director, Premier Inn & Restaurants UK At Premier Inn – part of the UK’s leading hospitality business, Whitbread Group PLC – we put our guests at the heart of everything we do. Our decision to partner with Amadeus on the integration of a new hospitality…

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Premier Inn overhauls its key hospitality systems with Amadeus

Eric Oppegaard

Originally Posted on the Amadeus Newsroom Whitbread Group PLC, which owns Premier Inn, signs up for two key capabilities of Amadeus’ Hospitality Platform – Central Reservation System and Property Management System – to offer a better experience to its guests The hotel chain will also be the first to adopt Amadeus Payment solutions to streamline…

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Understanding the PMS Buyer Mentality

Jonathan Reynolds

PMS Buyer Mentality – Infographic Series 1 The results are in, Hoteliers value “partnership” over “product”. Earlier this year we reached out directly to 200+ individuals with influential roles in the PMS procurement process. We’re excited to start sharing the results with our internal teams, customers, and prospective customers. Our first info-graphic summarizes the market…

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Voyage of discovery. Working towards inclusive and accessible travel for all

Eric Oppegaard

Originally posted on the Amadeus Corporate Blog “Voyage of discovery. Working towards inclusive and accessible travel for all””, the Amadeus-commissioned report developed by ILUNION, includes interviews with more than 800 specialists in accessible travel: travelers, private/public sector, international organizations, spanning 3 continents. Delivering a more accessible travel experience, which responds to the needs of all…

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The Number of Meetings Individual Planners Manage is Increasing

Eric Oppegaard

Meeting Planners are Handling More Seven years ago, most planners (34%) said they manage 5 to 10 events a year. Now, most say either 5 to 10 (28%) or 11 to 25 (29%) – which suggests that since the downturn, they’re juggling more events at a time. These Event Planners said that technology is one…

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Three Important Budget Planning Considerations

Anna Ransom

You’ve started thinking about 2018 budgets.  Are you trying to identify the most effective ways to have an impact on the growth of your business? With so many options available to you, how can you focus on the best areas? Consider three main goals to help you organize your thoughts.  Are you looking to… …Increase…

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