Topic: Hospitality

The Hotel Show Dubai

The Hotel Show Dubai
By Rebecca Gibson | 01 August 2016

17-19 September; Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

This annual trade exhibition is aimed at hospitality industry professionals in the Middle East and Africa

Guaranteeing the perfect guest experience

Guaranteeing the perfect guest experience
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 July 2016

Mark Voermans explains how IreckonU can help hospitality providers make operations more efficient and tailor the guest experience to meet the personal preferences of their customers

Mark Voermans explains how IreckonU can help hospitality providers to deliver better experiences

Microsoft and partners showcase the future of hospitality at HITEC 2016

Microsoft and partners showcase the future of hospitality at HITEC 2016
By Lindsay James | 23 June 2016

Microsoft and its partners have been demonstrating how they are reimagining the guest experience

2016 HTNG Asia-Pacific Conference

2016 HTNG Asia-Pacific Conference
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 June 2016

26-28 July; Shangri-La Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand

Sessions will cover cloud, guest-facing technology and much more

The Cromwell pilots the connected room experience with Windows 10

The Cromwell pilots the connected room experience with Windows 10
By Lindsay James | 17 June 2016

The Cromwell is using Windows 10 tablets and Microsoft Cloud to create a better guest experience

2016 HTNG Europe Conference

2016 HTNG Europe Conference
By Rebecca Gibson | 17 June 2016

25-27 October; Hotel Pullman Barcelona Skipper in Barcelona, Spain

This event is aimed at hotel IT executives and technology providers

Falcon Holdings: an effective journey to the cloud

Falcon Holdings: an effective journey to the cloud
By Lindsay James | 25 May 2016

By adding cloud-based financial intelligence to hundreds of restaurants, Falcon Holdings has streamlined its financial workflow and cut cycle time by more than half

 Falcon Holdings has streamlined its financial workflow and cut cycle time by more than half

Supporting global growth with Microsoft Dynamics

Supporting global growth with Microsoft Dynamics
By Rebecca Gibson | 03 May 2016

Loki Systems' Advanced Payroll AX solution helps Melco Crown Entertainment to integrate payroll and HR systems across its business in China and the Phillippines

Loki Systems solution helps MCE to integrate payroll and HR systems across its business

Accenture to help Celebrity Cruises digitise the customer experience

Accenture to help Celebrity Cruises digitise the customer experience
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 January 2016

Accenture’s technology will enable Celebrity to increase consumer satisfaction and retention

Mobile and omni-channel to remain key priorities for retail and hospitality

Mobile and omni-channel to remain key priorities for retail and hospitality
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 December 2015

Using digital technology to enhance the customer experience will be top of the agenda for retail and hospitality companies next year, predicts Nikki Baird, managing partner at RSR Research

Using digital to enhance the customer experience will top the agenda predicts RSR Research's Nikki Baird

Hospitality Business Conclave 2016

Hospitality Business Conclave 2016
By Rebecca Gibson | 02 December 2015

25 January 2016; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Attendees will explore global hospitality trends and the impact they have had in Saudi Arabia

Creating more targeted marketing campaigns

Creating more targeted marketing campaigns
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 October 2015

Pizza delivery company Domino’s has gained valuable insight by leveraging big data

Enhancing the dining experience by going digital

Enhancing the dining experience by going digital
By Guest | 07 September 2015

Digital menus enable food and beverage outlets to tailor content to local customers, while ensuring they provide a consistent dining experience across multiple locations, says Tom Nix at Scala

Tom Nix at Scala discusses the many benefits food and beverage outlets can achieve with digital menus

Know thy guest: the value of timely and accurate information dissemination

Know thy guest: the value of timely and accurate information dissemination
By Guest | 07 August 2015

Hospitality CEOs need the CIO’s help with timely and accurate information dissemination to differentiate their properties from the competition and from other brands within their group, says Tad W. Remington

Tad W. Remington at InterDyn BMI discusses the value of integrated BI solutions for hospitality companies

Hotels reimagine the guest experience through the power of IT

Hotels reimagine the guest experience through the power of IT
By Rebecca Lambert | 22 July 2015

From in-room tablets to touchscreen tables in the lobby, hotels are trying out new technologies to wow their guests and offer them a more convenient, comfortable and personalised stay

Hotels are trying out new technologies to wow their guests and offer them a more comfortable stay

Retail Business Technology Expo 2016

Retail Business Technology Expo 2016
By Rebecca Lambert | 17 July 2015

9-10 March 2016; Olympia, London, UK

RBTE, the one-stop shop for all things retail and hospitality, returns to London in March 2016

Microsoft demonstrates Connected Room concept at HITEC conference

Microsoft demonstrates Connected Room concept at HITEC conference
By Sean Dudley | 18 June 2015

Voice-activated solution built on Windows 10 helps streamline the guest experience 

Keeping track of supplies with SteadyServ iKeg powered by Intel

Keeping track of supplies with SteadyServ iKeg powered by Intel
By Sean Dudley | 09 June 2015

SteadyServ Technologies and Intel have developed a new solution that not only helps bars and restaurants stay on top of their inventory, but delivers crucial insight into customer trends in near real time

SteadyServ iKeg measures beer amounts, tracks kegs through supply and delivers real-time analytics

Malmö Aviation puts Dell tablets in the hands of its pilots

Malmö Aviation puts Dell tablets in the hands of its pilots
By Rebecca Lambert | 09 March 2015

The tablets will help the Swedish airline improve data capture on flights and boost productivity

Creating connections in retail with the internet of things

Creating connections in retail with the internet of things
By Guest | 20 January 2015

Over the past year, the internet of things has become firmly rooted in retail and hospitality, enabling leaders across the industry to transform their businesses and create new customer experiences, says Barb Edson

Microsoft's Barb Edson explains how IoT is enabling business transformation and new customer experiences

NRF 2015: TGI Fridays to equip servers with Dell tablets

NRF 2015: TGI Fridays to equip servers with Dell tablets
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 January 2015

Devices will run on Windows 8.1 and Oracle's Micros RES 5.4 technology, enabling servers to process orders and payments at tables

Real Madrid and Microsoft team up to accelerate club’s digital transformation

Real Madrid and Microsoft team up to accelerate club’s digital transformation
By Sean Dudley | 19 November 2014

Spanish footballing giant launches new platform powered by Microsoft’s cloud solutions

Marston’s uses Microsoft Dynamics CRM to enhance customer experience

Marston’s uses Microsoft Dynamics CRM to enhance customer experience
By Sean Dudley | 06 November 2014

UK public house operator now able to monitor and use social media to identify and follow trends

DavCo Restaurants

DavCo Restaurants
By Guest | 29 August 2014

Wendy’s franchisee segments restaurant credit card traffic and establishes two-factor authentication using firewall and SSL VPN solutions from Dell

Wendy’s franchisee segments restaurant credit card traffic and establishes two-factor authentication using firewall and SSL VPN solutions from Dell

Executive insight: Marc Champsaur highlights the importance of effective collaboration

Executive insight: Marc Champsaur highlights the importance of effective collaboration
By Karen McCandless | 28 August 2014

Karen McCandless talks to Accor’s vice president of Internet, Intranet, Franchise and Mobility about the impact the hotel operator’s new corporate intranet and social networking site is having on the company

Accor’s VP of Internet, Intranet, Franchise and Mobility talks about the impact of its new corporate intranet and social networking site

Royal Caribbean to provide 40,000 crew members with Windows 8.1 tablets

Royal Caribbean to provide 40,000 crew members with Windows 8.1 tablets
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 August 2014

Cruise operator to equip all shipboard employees with tablets and provide Xbox One consoles to guests on its latest ship

Worldpay to exhibit at the Retail Business Technology Expo

Worldpay to exhibit at the Retail Business Technology Expo
By Rebecca Gibson | 31 July 2014

Company to showcase its payments solutions at the next RBTE event, which will be held next March

Mandarin Oriental provides Surface Pros and custom Windows 8.1 apps to guests

Mandarin Oriental provides Surface Pros and custom Windows 8.1 apps to guests
By Rebecca Gibson | 16 July 2014

Group develops custom apps to improve in-room dining services, housekeeping requests and provide information about the hotel facilities

Technology holds the key to the challenges of hospitality

Technology holds the key to the challenges of hospitality
By Guest | 21 May 2014

The right technology and a good IT help desk can help a hospitality business to address its challenges, deliver better customer service and improve margins

Accor deploys Office 365 for corporate users and deskless workers

Accor deploys Office 365 for corporate users and deskless workers
By Karen McCandless | 20 May 2014

Microsoft's cloud productivity solution helps hotel company create internal social networking and corporate intranet sites

MICROS to showcase new Windows 8.1 tablet for restaurants at NRA Show

MICROS to showcase new Windows 8.1 tablet for restaurants at NRA Show
By Rebecca Lambert | 15 May 2014

NRA show attendees will be able to visit MICROS booth 6007 to find out how to use the latest mobile technology to deliver engaging dining experiences

Empowering employees to improve guest services

Empowering employees to improve guest services
By Rebecca Gibson | 06 May 2014

Hotels are enabling employees to complete tasks efficiently, while providing an enhanced guest experience. Rebecca Gibson reports

Hotels are engaging and empowering employees to complete tasks efficiently, while providing an enhanced guest experience. Rebecca Gibson reports