Travel Insights

7 Ways to Prepare Your Accommodations Program for the Return of Business Travel

As corporate travel teams get their accommodation programs ready for the future, here are seven areas to assess to help keep travelers safe and obtain the best value: Shore up…

Suppliers

A Q&A With Our Partner Hilton on How the Hotel Brand Is Keeping Guests Safe With CleanStay Program

In the wake of COVID-19, cleaning and safety standards have become one of the most important deciding factors in selecting a hotel. In order for business travelers to feel comfortable…

Research & Insights

Fact or Fiction? A Fun Quiz to Test Your Hotel Knowledge

Will business travelers earn loyalty points when booking through the company’s booking channels? Should they spend time trying to find the lowest hotel rate online, or is what’s available in…

Research & Insights

Fact or Fiction? A Fun Quiz to Test Your Hotel Knowledge

Will business travelers earn loyalty points when booking through the company’s booking channels? Should they spend time trying to find the lowest hotel rate online, or is what’s available in…

Travel Tips & Trends

Hotel Lingo 101: A Guide Defining Jargon Used in the Hospitality Industry

Whether you are new to travel management, are seeking solutions to optimize your hotel program or simply can’t remember what “LRA” and “NS” stand for, American Express Global Business Travel…

Research & Insights

The Hotel Monitor 2020 Cities Forecast from American Express Global Business Travel

To help travel buyers plan their 2020 budget of their corporate lodging program, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has assembled hotel price predictions for…

Research & Insights

Boosting Compliant Hotel Bookings: 2 Clients Show How It Can Be Done

With hotels ramping up direct booking campaigns and corporate travelers often booking their rooms in the same manner as their leisure trips (i.e., through online travel agencies or via hotel…

Research & Insights

Diversity of Approach: A Modern Hotel RFP Process

Traditionally, corporate travel managers working for large multinationals have negotiated request for proposals (RFP) with preferred hotel suppliers on an annual basis with up to 1,000 different hotel groups. But…

Research & Insights

The Hotel Monitor 2019 from American Express Global Business Travel

With the accommodation request for proposal season almost upon us, American Express Global Business Travel is releasing its Hotel Monitor 2019 report to help travel and procurement departments optimise their…

Research & Insights

Smarter Buying: How to Build a Better Hotel Programme

To help you prepare for the upcoming hotel request for proposal season, our Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has put together a white paper to…