July 3, 2018
TRAVEL TALKS WILL RETURN SOON! We hope you all had a wonderful Independence Day and are enjoying your summer! We too are taking a short break, but our travel talks will return soon. In the meantime, please enjoy some of our previous recordings.
A CONNECTED WORLD; AMAZON INTRODUCES ALEXA FOR HOSPITALITY Amazon wants to be your in-room butler and could, in time, be introduced in hotel chains all across the country beginning with Marriott. Amazon's new service would allow you to order room service, call for a cab, and eventually connect to your own Amazon account, allowing you to access your music, audio books, etc. Amazon is beginning roll out this year. More
FINDING COMFORT IN THE SKIES; THESE INFLATABLE NECK PILLOWS COULD CHANGE THE WAY YOU TRAVEL Having trouble getting comfortable for that 10 hour flight? Finding sleep on an airplane isn't always an easy task, but these inflatable pillows could completely change your travel experience. Take a look at these innovative inflatable travel pillows. More
HERE ARE THE BEST AND WORST AIRLINES IN THE WORLD When traveling at 30,000 feet there are limited options when it comes to comfort, meals and amenities. Some airlines do it much better than others, and some do it worse. These are the best and worst airlines in the world according to AirHelp. More
SHORT'S ATTENDS RADIUS AMERICAS CONFERENCE IN MIAMI Teri Goins, Director of Client Services and Renee Cowing, Implementation Manager, attended the 2018 Radius Conference for the Americas June 26-29th. Over 120 members from Latin and North America were in attendance, as well as members from the UK and Germany. Topics of discussion included NDC, GDPR and business case examples from across the organization. It was a great opportunity to build our network and partner with agencies for new business globally and in the US.
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