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09th May 2017
Travel Republic looks to personalisation with bd4travel

Travel Republic looks to personalisation with bd4travel

By Linda Fox Travel Republic has joined up with data analytics specialist bd4travel to build “personalised shopping experiences”. After a period of testing, the Emirates-owned online travel agency, is using...

09th May 2017
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How Travel Media Missed the Digital Leap

By Andrew Sheivachman, Skift How we discover, dream, and plan vacations has changed radically as print has given way to digital and desktop gave way to mobile. Lost in much...

09th May 2017
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Video: Design Hotels CEO on the Next Big Innovation in Hospitality

By Deanna Ting, Skift Design Hotels founder and CEO Claus Sendlinger was interviewed at the Skift Forum Europe in London in April 2017. Skift Skift Take: Claus Sendlinger’s thoughts on...

09th May 2017
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Travel Tech CEO Series: Sabre Bets on an Ex-Airline Boss to Reboot Its Industry Relationships

By Sean O’Neill, Skift Sean Menke speaking at Sabre’s customer conference last summer, prior to becoming CEO. Sabre Skift Take: In his first Q&A with Skift, Sean Menke, the new...

09th May 2017
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Even Before Travel Bans, Muslim Travelers’ Safety Concerns Were Getting More Acute

By Dan Peltier, Skift More than 121 million Muslim travelers went abroad in 2016. CrescentRating Skift Take: Muslim travelers are one of the largest visitor markets for the U.S. but...

09th May 2017
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U.S. Tourism From Muslim Countries Was Increasing, Then Trump Came In

By Dan Peltier, Skift More than 121 million Muslim travelers went abroad in 2016. CrescentRating Skift Take: Muslim travelers are one of the largest visitor markets for the U.S. but...

09th May 2017
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Chefs+Tech: The Economics Behind the Menu

By Kristen Hawley, Chefs+Tech New insight into restaurant costs explains menu pricing. Steve Snodgrass / Editor’s Note: In September we announced that Skift was expanding into food and drink with...

09th May 2017
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Japanese Rail Has a New Hyper-Luxury Commute from Tokyo to Hokkaido

By Colin Nagy, Skift The Shiki-Shima luxury train consists of 10 coaches with amenities you wouldn’t typically find on the rails, including a Hinoki soaking tub and a fireplace. Beautiful...

09th May 2017
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Former Starwood CEO Frits van Paasschen Is Now Advising citizenM

By Deanna Ting, Skift Frits van Paasschen, former CEO of Starwood Hotels and Resorts (R), speaking with Skift Editor-in-Chief Jason Clampet at Skift Global Forum in New York on Sept....

09th May 2017
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Spirit Air Sues Its Pilot Union After Canceling Hundreds of Recent Flights

By Brian Sumers, Skift Spirit Airlines has sued its pilot union, accusing pilots of purposely slowing the carrier’s operations. The company and the pilots are trying to negotiate a new...