Brand Boosting and Booking Using Today’s PMS Software

Hotel PMS

Deciding which hotel rooms are allocated to guests upon check-in can be a delicate and demanding juggling act. After all, the hotel’s primary job is to ensure complete satisfaction, regardless of varying guest demands and outside influences. Yet with with the right cloud-based hotel property management systems (PMS) software, hotel staff can have additional resources at […]

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4 Ways to Help Boost your Brand with Hotel PMS Guest Profiles

Hotel PMS Guest Profiles

If you’re out for the evening and run into a friend or acquaintance, you have certain expectations. You expect them to recognize you, remember your name, and interact with you based upon information they have gathered about you during previous interactions. You’d probably be disappointed or even a little offended if you had to start […]

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Help Improve Guest Security with Cloud-Based PMS Software

Credit card data security

We all remember the massive credit card breaches at well-known national retailers over the last few years. These breaches were a public relations, financial, and legal nightmare, resulting in millions of dollars in lost sales and possible long-term brand damage. From a hospitality point of view, simply hoping that your hotel won’t be affected is […]

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Get Full, Stay Full: Optimizing the OTA-Hotel Software Combo

OTA

With tablet and smartphone use exploding in the past decade, tech smart consumers are no longer the exception, but have quickly become the rule in the hospitality market. In a similar fashion, Online Travel Agencies (OTAs), once dismissed by many hoteliers as merely a necessary annoyance, have matured to become the main and often customer-preferred […]

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Touch Points, Technology, and Hotel Management Systems

Touch Points

Hoteliers already realize that competition in the hospitality industry has never been keener. So, it’s crucial for owners and managers to creatively consider how they can distinguish themselves from the crowd, while improving guest satisfaction, encouraging repeat stays, and generating a positive reputation. However, if you are still using an Excel sheet, a notebook, and a […]

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The “Win-Win” of Today’s Hotel Lost and Found Technology

Wallet on concrete in parking garage

The number of items lost by hotel guests each month and the time hotel staff spend looking for and returning them can be staggering—and expensive. According to the recent “Motel 6 Left behind Survey” conducted by Kelton Global, over 54 percent of travelers report that they have left something behind in a hotel room. The […]

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Beyond the Cookie: Loyalty Programs for your Bottom Line

Close up of an half eaten cookie with crumb

On one particular business trip, Bob stayed in four different cities in one week, all at various versions of a well-known hotel chain. Upon his first check-in, he was automatically handed a cookie “for being a loyal guest.” Bob felt special. But by the fourth check-in, the cookie bit was getting old. And everyone was […]

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SkyTouch Partners With Intellicheck Mobilisa’s Guest ID

SkyTouch Hotel OS Integration of Intellicheck Mobilisa’s Guest ID

Hotel companies can now boost operational performance while also enhancing the guest experience through our integration of leading real-time identity authentication and validation solution Intellicheck Mobilisa’s Guest ID™ into SkyTouch Hotel OS®, the most widely used cloud-based hotel operating system. The software integration aims to reduce fraud while expediting check-in, resulting in a quicker, more […]

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