Is Blockchain a True Solution to OTA Challenge or a Silver Bullet Hope?
In the end, the implementation process of blockchain-based applications in the hotel sector comes back to one question: “Who owns the customer?”
Blockchain and Revenue Management: A Window Of New Opportunities
The use of blockchain technology in revenue management can be applied through inventory management, demand management and pricing strategies
The Hype Behind Blockchain: What Is it and Why Is it Important to the Travel Industry?
The future of travel will be more secure, faster, and hopefully less fragmented as the industry begins to embrace blockchain and leave its fragmented past behind, creating an optimized infrastructure.
Nordic Choice ‘Not at War with OTAs’ Over Blockchain
If the decentralised, blockchain-based distribution platform that Nordic Choice has been working on with Winding Tree is to succeed, it will need widespread industry support and buy-in.
Distributed Ledger Technology Can Encourage Rate Parity in Hotel Distribution
The last few years have seen a steady rise in the impact of rate-parity and onward distribution issues on hotelier’s bottom line. GMs and revenue managers are scrambling to find […]
What is Likely Impact of Blockchain in Hospitality – Where Are We Now?
Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG)’s recent whitepaper, Blockchain for Hospitality, not only increases awareness on the emergence of this new ledger technology but serves as a practical knowledge framework for hospitality […]
Airline Loyalty Blockchain – Is it all hype?
Consider today’s problem… You take a flight to see family for Christmas, and you earn some frequent flyer miles…You buy a coffee from Starbucks once or twice…You fill up with […]
Hotel Distribution in Need of Tech Innovation
The universe of hotel distribution is in a period of transition, according to a panel of experts speaking during HSMAI’s recent Revenue Optimization Conference. Panelists speaking during the “Avoiding collisions […]
Debunking The Impact of Blockchain on Hotel Distribution
A recent article on the Nasdaq website called “How Blockchains Are Changing the Hotel Industry” claims that blockchain-based platforms “offer promising solutions” to particular areas of difficulty in the hospitality […]
How Blockchain Is Changing the Hotel Industry
What can a blockchain platform do for the hotel industry? Quite a bit, according to several startups and entrepreneurs who are building platforms that use distributed ledgers and cryptocurrencies to […]