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HotelBusiness – Hotel Companies Turn to Tech to Attract Travelers, Maximize Revenue

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NATIONAL REPORT—Technology is an integral part of running a hotel. Here’s a look at some of the solutions providers that hotel companies have chosen to team up with recently.

Luxe Hotels
For two of its Los Angeles properties, Luxe Hotels will offer mobile payment through two providers. Via a partnership with Citcon, the Silicon Valley, CA-based cross-border mobile payment solution provider, guests at Luxe Rodeo Drive Hotel and Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel will be able to pay with Alipay and WeChat Pay.

Accounting for 90% of the total market share and 70% of the total Chinese population, Alipay and WeChat Pay are the most popular mobile payment solutions for Chinese travelers.

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Rebuilding Hospitality: Trends in Demand, Data and Technology That are Driving Recovery

Our brand-new report “Rebuilding Hospitality: Trends in Demand, Data and Technology That are Driving Recovery” combines global hotelier insights with Amadeus business intelligence data to surface worldwide recovery trends. We dig into the specific tactics hoteliers around the world have used to navigate the challenges of COVID-19 and highlighted which trends hoteliers think are likely to stay as the industry turns a corner.