4 fake news about the state of OTAs post-COVID-19

Jul 13, 2021
With the slow reopening of international travel, most of the larger online booking platforms, led by Booking.com and Expedia, have finally decided to turn their billion-dollars marketing power engine back on. This thunderous comeback ought to put Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) back in the spotlight Read more...

5 tips to outsmart competition in the post-COVID hotel market

Jun 04, 2021
As travel slowly begins to recover, a renewed hospitality market is emerging. Most notably, travellers’ behaviour has been drastically affected by the pandemic, which is bound to impact the way hotels envision their acquisition strategy for years to come. Properly handling this radical shift in the Read more...

The Future of Online Hotel Bookings

Apr 29, 2021
A look at the state of hotel digital distribution post-COVID After more than one year of global pandemic, we are yet to grasp all the different ways in which the virus has changed our lives. Indeed, the impact of an event of such magnitude can only be measured in hindsight, with enough time and Read more...

Newsletter PrivateDeal January 2021

Feb 05, 2021
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6 Key Learnings from an Unprecedented Year in Hospitality

Jan 05, 2021
At the end of 2019, hospitality professionals seemed to have a good idea of what to expect in 2020. From the impending advent of new AI solutions to the generalization of online marketing, most analysts predicted that the industry would keep on riding its growth spur towards a complete digital tran Read more...

Reviving the industry of emotions

Oct 28, 2020
A look at how hoteliers can leverage emotions in a post-COVID hospitality world The COVID-19 outbreak brought about an anxiety-ridden climate throughout the world. How can an industry that makes a living selling experiences and emotions thrive in such an environment?  In this article, we wi Read more...

The great hospitality reset

Sep 01, 2020
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Opportunities in a post-COVID-19 world Do you ever feel like time can go by at different speeds? While on vacation, an entire week may go by in a few hours, whereas, at work, a bad day can sometimes feel interminable. This is often described as the elasticity of time, which is strictly a matter of p Read more...

The COVID Generation?

Jul 17, 2020
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Analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on travelers   For the last few months, it feels like humanity has been stranded amidst an unpredictable and unprecedented storm. Everywhere across the globe, people have experienced the COVID-19 tsunami hit. And even though the waves’ impact was not the same Read more...

The Darwinian laws of a post Covid19 hotel market

Apr 17, 2020
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The coronavirus has taken an unprecedented toll on the travel industry. At the time of writing this article, every single actor is taking concrete actions and cutting costs in order to keep their head above water. As a hotelier, you most likely also had to make fast and difficult choices to shelter Read more...