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A Quick Guide to Online Distribution for Independent Hotels

These days, the realm of hotel distribution has evolved with technology to span both the physical and digital worlds – with heavier reliance on the latter

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Increase Online Luxury Hotel Revenue with Book Direct

There’s a constant debate on whether the Global Distribution System (GDS) surpasses a book direct strategy or is it the other way around

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The No Nonsense Guide to the GDS for Independent Hotels

The GDS has a bit of an image problem within independent hotels and you probably need a little more info to spread your wings wider online

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Capturing Travel Agent GDS Bookings in Challenging Times

Even through this period of uncertainty the GDS has consistently remained one of the highest ADR channels. And travel agents have some excellent reasons to keep booking hotels through these

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The Advantages of Hotels Using a Global Distribution System (GDS)

So what are the advantages of using a GDS? Glad you asked! Here are some ways that it makes a hoteliers’ job more effective and efficient

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Get More From Your Hotel GDS Ads

So often hotel GDS ads go mismanaged. Before running any campaign, be sure you have strong objectives and goals that are communicated to marketing, revenue management, sales and vendors

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Is 2020 the Year of the GDS?

Survey results show not only is GDS usage increasing, but it’s increasing at a faster rate than other channels used by travel agents, such as alternative accommodation platforms or hotel websites

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How to Choose a GDS: Amadeus vs Sabre vs Travelport

GDS is one of the first abbreviations you learn in the travel business. Global Distribution Systems are responsible for providing booking websites with unified access to a massive inventory of […]

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Old School Distribution Tool Can Help Hotels Boost Bookings

Most major manufacturing industries are cyclical, taking top trends from past decades and updating them to sell to a brand-new generation of consumers; the retail, interior design and music industries […]

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The No-Nonsense Guide to the GDS for Independent Hotels

Three letters which have remained something of a mystery for many hoteliers: ‘GDS’. NB: This is an article from Welcome Anywhere They stand for ‘Global Distribution System’, which is a […]

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