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Google and Airbnb: an unstoppable revolution in hotel distribution?

Google and Airbnb have been significant players in the hotel distribution space. Gino Engels wrote for Hospitality Technology on the consequences for OTAs and hoteliers.

OTA Insight is a new breed of hotel tech company

OTA Insight CEO Sean Fitzpatrick speaks to HotelTechReport about his career, the future of hotel tech and his vision for OTA Insight.

Futurecasting 2020: What’s ahead for hospitality?

Millennials, mobile booking and "rogue" OTAs are just a few developments the new decade has in store for the travel and hospitality industry. Find out what OTA Insight predicts for 2020.

OTA Insight and Revinate Webinar: your questions answered

Geo-tagging, personalisation, the marketing and revenue team relationship: these were all key themes we didn't have time to discuss in a jam-packed webinar last week but have answered here.

With Amoma out of the picture, who will take their crown?

Using data from our wholesaler analyses and regular parity reports, we ask in the wake of Amoma’s demise: who’s next in line for the rogue OTA title?

Amoma’s collapse: how hotels are pushing back against rogue OTAs

With recent distribution developments likely to jolt hoteliers into revisiting their parity systems, we recap on the issues in the chain of guest to OTA to distributor to hotel - and how Marriott is pushing back.

Amoma’s collapse: who loses out most?

Transactions that the now-out-of-business Amoma dealt with were measured in the billions. What will happen to the hefty sums still lying in their coffers?

PhocusWire: Marriott and Expedia in the spotlight, Amoma in the deadpool

OTA Insight's Gino Engels headlined PhocusWire last week, with insights into wholesale changes in distribution in the wake of Amoma’s demise and moves from both Marriott and Expedia.  

PhocusWire: Google price-matching: are hotel bookings next?

Last month, industry-leading news outlet PhocusWire examined what might be next for Google’s..

Taking the lead: forward-thinking hotel industry experts speak

We interviewed a panel of industry experts on key factors affecting the market and captured..

Notes from Nashville: Hotel Data Conference 2019

Last week, the OTA Insight team attended the 11th annual Hotel Data Conference in Nashville,..

Metasearch blues: how meta and wholesale contribute to disparity: part 2

Last week we started a discussion on metasearch, a channel that, in theory at least, is a..

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