Marriott launches chat and request on Rewards app
Marriott International has launched a new chat and request feature on its popular app in Asia Pacific.
Hilton eradicates global malware security issue targeting payment information
Hilton Worldwide says it has identified and taken action to eradicate unauthorised malware.
AccorHotels and Samsung sign major global Smart TV deal
Samsung to equip AccorHotels’ properties globally with its Smart Hospitality technology, including UHD displays.
Hilton rolls out new room access Digital Key offering
Hilton has unveiled Digital Key, technology which gives guests the option to bypass the hotel check-in counter.
Expedia reveals rapid rise in mobile bookings
New figures released by the Expedia group have revealed mobile bookings continue to rise and HM has the details.
Accor buys Fastbooking
Accor has taken-over Fastbooking, a digital services provider for the hotel industry.
Philips Hotel TVs get new Australian home
Westan has been revealed as the new distributor of the Philips Hotel TVs in Australia.
Hilton offers online room selection in Australasia
Hilton’s digital check-in and room selection technology is now available in Australasia.
Avico to distribute all major TV brands
HM can reveal Avico Electronics has made a move to provide end-to-end hotel technology solutions.
Expedia buys rival Orbitz for $1.6 billion
Expedia has today (Feb 13) entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire Orbitz Worldwide.
TFE Hotels offers free WiFi at every property
Guests checking into any TFE hotel in Australia and New Zealand from January 1 will have access to free WiFi.
Videos: Starwood goes keyless globally
Starwood has become the latest chain to offer guests keyless entry to hotel rooms across the globe.
Accor unveils $320 million technology strategy
Accor’s Chairman and CEO, Sébastien Bazin, has unveiled a five-year, €225 million technology strategy.
Marriott ups mobile check-in offering
Marriott has announced a significant expansion of the company’s mobile check-in and check-out feature.