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11th Dec 2018
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New Skift Report: 10 Business Travel Trends for 2019

By TripActions + Skift Skift Take: The corporate travel sector is in the midst of a period of rapid change and disruption, driven by emerging technologies and shifting employee habits....

11th Dec 2018
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Hertz Partners With Clear to Ease Rental Car Pain With Biometrics

By Colin Bertram, Bloomberg Hertz Fast Lane Powered by Clear uses biometrics to speed members through the rental car process. Hertz Skift Take: Rental car checkout is a nightmare if...

11th Dec 2018
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Mar del Cabo Opens in Los Cabos, Mexico

Mar del Cabo debuts on Mexico’s Baja Peninsula with a new look after a $4 Million renovation of the former Marbella Suites. Located midway between San Jose del Cabo and...

11th Dec 2018
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The Amazon Factor in Travel: New Skift Research E-Book

By Seth Borko, Skift Research Skift Take: Amazon’s influence over travelers is likely to grow. Perhaps it will be a direct competitor, or maybe an advertising partner. In either case,...

11th Dec 2018
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Travel Advisor Innovation Report: Bleisure Trend a Mixed Blessing for Agents

By Maria Lenhart, Skift Business travelers heading to a big city might add a vacation day or two to see the Christmas trees and holiday decorations. Bloomberg Skift Take: As...

11th Dec 2018
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Travel Advisors Warn U.S. Clients to Get Ready for Real ID Deadline

By Paul Biasco, Skift In 2020, security officials at U.S. airports will be checking to see if travelers have Real ID-compliant driver’s licenses. Bloomberg Skift Take: It may seem early...

11th Dec 2018
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Google Digs Deeper Into India With Where Is My Train Acquisition

By Raini Hamdi, Skift Google buys an app that can be used without WiFi, covers rail in India, has over 10 million downloads, what’s not to love? Skift Skift Take:...

11th Dec 2018
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Venture Capital Shows Growing Interest in New Hospitality Models: What Are the Risks?

By Sean O’Neill, Skift Ballston Quarter units, along with the other two properties, will be available to guests to book tomorrow following the announcement. Ballston is actually a neighborhood within...

11th Dec 2018
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OpenKey Partners with SiteMinder to Bring Automated Mobile Key to the Masses

DALLAS (December 11, 2018) – OpenKey, the industry standard for universal mobile key in hotels, today announces it has partnered with the global hotel industry’s leading guest acquisition platform, SiteMinder,...

11th Dec 2018
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Asia’s Booming Low-Cost Aviation Sector Still Has Plenty of Challenges

By Kyunghee Park and Jill Ward, Bloomberg A Lion Air jet. There are a number of challenges still to be overcome in Asia’s booming aviation sector. km30192002 / Flickr Skift...