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Survey: How to Effectively Communicate Your Hotel Program to Travelers

You do not need a study to tell you that effective communication is key to boosting hotel attachment — you need one demonstrating what communication strategies actually work with travelers….

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Survey: Understand Your Travelers’ Hotel Booking Behaviors

Want to know more about your traveling employees’ hotel booking patterns and preferences? Well, you are not alone. American Express Global Business Travel recently teamed up with the market research…

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Strategies for Dealing With the Hotel RFP Season

The accommodation request for proposal (RFP) season is nearly upon us, and for longer than many of us care to remember, we’re still using the same old, tired playbook for…

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Marriott and Starwood Loyalty Rewards Program Are Merging

Almost two years after completing its acquisition of Starwood Hotels, Marriott International is ready to combine its three loyalty programs — Marriott Rewards, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) and Ritz-Carlton Rewards…

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How to Build a Better Hotel Program — No Matter What Your Spend Is

It’s that time of year when American Express Global Business Travel’s (GBT) crack team of hotel consultants releases its city-by-city hotel pricing forecast ahead of the 2019 request for proposal…

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2019 Hotel Predictions by Region from American Express Global Business Travel

Drumroll, please. The Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has just released its 2019 predictions for hotels in 150 cities (as well as a “Smarter…

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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 optimize their…

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The Hotel Monitor 2019 Cities Forecast from American Express Global Business Travel

Ahead of the accommodation request for proposal season, the Global Business Consulting (GBC) team at American Express Global Business Travel has assembled hotel price predictions for 150 key cities around the…

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Smarter Buying: How to Build a Better Hotel Program

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…

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What Hotel Consolidation Means for Travelers’ Loyalty Points

Within the past three years, four of the five world’s largest hotels have been involved in a merger or acquisition. To refresh your memory: InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) acquired the…