Articles Tagged ‘Travel and hospitality’


Mandarin Oriental property incentivizes WeChat follows with fan-exclusive offers

March 16, 2017

Mandarin Oriental’s The Excelsior, Hong Kong is building up the audience for its newly launched WeChat account through social-specific perks.

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Luxury Collection gets social with Beautiful Destinations campaign

December 21, 2015

Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ The Luxury Collection is adapting a social-first approach to invigorate its new brand identity.

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Mobile sophistication lags in hotel industry: L2

May 11, 2015

Sixty-two percent of luxury hotel brands are lacking either a mobile site or mobile application, according to L2’s latest report.

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How travel brands plan to unbutton sales via Apple Watch apps

May 5, 2015

As the Apple Watch begins showing up on consumers’ wrists, numerous top brands from the travel sector are rolling out wearable applications to enhance their smartphone apps and drive sales via features such as keyless room entry and additional booking options.

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Hertz plays Cupid with dream date contest for Valentine’s Day

February 4, 2015

Car rental company Hertz is prompting consumers to enter in its Valentine’s Day sweepstakes via a mobile site to win a date night, including a rental car, dinner and post-dinner entertainment.

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ParkMe app brings mobile payments to Dallas for added convenience

February 3, 2015

Mobile application ParkMe, which allows users to find and secure parking spots, now features a payment feature in Dallas for added value.

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Bookmycab app introduces SOS button in response to security needs

January 7, 2015

Indian taxi service Bookmycab.com has introduced an SOS button on its mobile booking application in response to growing demands for enhanced safety features in such services.

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Pala Casino Spa & Resort mobilizes guest experience to boost engagement

December 15, 2014

The new Pala Casino Spa and Resort mobile application will allow its administrators to deliver location-based offers to guests and enhance their time spent at the resort.

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Wyndham Hotels extends mobile booking through Last Minute Travel Deals app

October 23, 2014

Wyndham Hotels is extending its reach to last-minute travelers through a new integration with the Last Minute Travel Deals mobile application.

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Pfister Hotel lures mobile users with responsive Web, augmented reality

October 15, 2014

Marcus Hotels & Resorts’ flagship property The Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee is channeling mobile through responsive Web design and augmented reality to appeal to younger audiences.

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