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How Self-Service Automation Can be the Key to Success

Self-Service Automation

Key Points: Staffing or a lack, therefore, is a serious issue that makes managers wonder where everybody went to Kiosks technology helps with operations and customer experience. Self-service technology does not focus on replacing human effort but complementing it for the best business outcomes. Host Michelle Mooney spoke with Warren Dehan, President of Maestro PMS, […]

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How Self-Service Automation Can be the Key to Success

Key Points: Staffing or a lack, therefore, is a serious issue that makes managers wonder where everybody went to Kiosks technology helps with operations and customer experience. Self-service technology does not focus on replacing human effort but complementing it for the best business outcomes. Host Michelle Mooney spoke with Warren Dehan, President of Maestro PMS, […]

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WNW HOSPITALITY SELECTS AAVGO’S VIRTUAL FRONT DESK Aavgo and WNW Partnership Will Offer Guests an Innovative Digital Experience PRESS RELEASE NOVEMBER 2022

SAN MATEO, CA, November 2022: WNW Hospitality Management, a premier hotel management company, has selected Aavgo to implement its Aavgo360 Platform and Virtual Front Desk that ensures a superior digital experience for all hotel guests. Aavgo’s 360 Platform and Virtual Front Desk provide hotels with an end-to-end 360° platform that streamlines operational efficiency and enhances […]

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The REAL ID Compliance Goal Originated in 2005. Why Have there Been So Many Delays and What is the Culprit for the Most Recent REAL ID Postponement?

You’ve probably heard about the REAL ID movement, which originated in 2005 to improve security measures for traveler identity after 9/11. After the deadline for obtaining one has been postponed multiple times since 2005, it’s no surprise that the most recent REAL ID postponement was pushed back yet again—from May 3, 2023 to May 7, […]

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Making the Most of Venue In-Concourse Sponsorship Activations

Brands spent over $68 Billion in sports, entertainment, cause, and event sponsorship properties in 2021. Were these efforts effective? Did they achieve and deliver the desired results in sponsorship activations? It’s the age-old marketing/sales problem; how much to spend on activities such as venue sponsorship activations when the ability to achieve measurable results is […]

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Hospitality Lessons from the Discover Qatar Digital Kiosk Launch

The digitization and contactless era from COVID is not going anywhere; it is here to stay, and a digital kiosk is just one part of that. Kiosks are being used across a variety of industries, including hospitality, entertainment, sports, retail, and groceries. In fact, a recent study by Zion Market Research revealed that the global […]

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IAAPA Expo 2022: What’s New in Themed Entertainment?

Amusement Park enthusiasts might be saving for a summer vacation to ride the latest attractions, but the industry insiders provided a sneak peek into the next hospitality and tourism revolutionary rides and games. IAAPA Expo 2022 at the Orange County Expo Center wrapped up in November, and more than 1,000 attendees saw what the future […]

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US Inflation Expectations Extend Retreat, Buoy Consumers’ Mood
January 30, 2023

(Bloomberg) — US short- and long-term inflation expectations improved at the end of January, helping to once again boost consumer sentiment. Respondents said they expect prices to advance 3.9% over the next year, the lowest since April 2021, the University of Michigan’s final survey reading showed Friday. The sentiment index climbed to 64.9 from earlier […]

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How Companies Can Benefit from Working with Volta Insight
January 30, 2023

Driving Technology Solutions for a more sustainable future doesn’t happen in a bubble. Commercial HVAC Service providers like Service Logic rely on close relationships to improve what they do and vice versa. One partnership Service Logic values is the one they have with Volta Energy.  Volta Knowledge host Tyler Kern wanted to learn more […]

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Here Come the Little Electric Pickup Trucks
January 29, 2023

(Bloomberg) —Having zipped from six-figure sedans to Costco-crushing SUVs, electrification is finally zeroing in on the auto industry’s most esoteric form: the tiny pickup truck. At least two major carmakers are considering adding small, battery-powered pickups to their growing parade of EVs.At General Motors Co., spokesman Stuart Fowle says a pint-sized pickup is one of several […]

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How Self-Service Automation Can be the Key to Success
January 5, 2023

Key Points: Staffing or a lack, therefore, is a serious issue that makes managers wonder where everybody went to Kiosks technology helps with operations and customer experience. Self-service technology does not focus on replacing human effort but complementing it for the best business outcomes. Host Michelle Mooney spoke with Warren Dehan, President of Maestro PMS, […]

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WNW HOSPITALITY SELECTS AAVGO’S VIRTUAL FRONT DESK Aavgo and WNW Partnership Will Offer Guests an Innovative Digital Experience PRESS RELEASE NOVEMBER 2022
January 5, 2023

SAN MATEO, CA, November 2022: WNW Hospitality Management, a premier hotel management company, has selected Aavgo to implement its Aavgo360 Platform and Virtual Front Desk that ensures a superior digital experience for all hotel guests. Aavgo’s 360 Platform and Virtual Front Desk provide hotels with an end-to-end 360° platform that streamlines operational efficiency and enhances […]

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The REAL ID Compliance Goal Originated in 2005. Why Have there Been So Many Delays and What is the Culprit for the Most Recent REAL ID Postponement?
December 28, 2022

You’ve probably heard about the REAL ID movement, which originated in 2005 to improve security measures for traveler identity after 9/11. After the deadline for obtaining one has been postponed multiple times since 2005, it’s no surprise that the most recent REAL ID postponement was pushed back yet again—from May 3, 2023 to May 7, […]

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Making the Most of Venue In-Concourse Sponsorship Activations
December 16, 2022

Brands spent over $68 Billion in sports, entertainment, cause, and event sponsorship properties in 2021. Were these efforts effective? Did they achieve and deliver the desired results in sponsorship activations? It’s the age-old marketing/sales problem; how much to spend on activities such as venue sponsorship activations when the ability to achieve measurable results is […]

Read More
Hospitality Lessons from the Discover Qatar Digital Kiosk Launch
December 13, 2022

The digitization and contactless era from COVID is not going anywhere; it is here to stay, and a digital kiosk is just one part of that. Kiosks are being used across a variety of industries, including hospitality, entertainment, sports, retail, and groceries. In fact, a recent study by Zion Market Research revealed that the global […]

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IAAPA Expo 2022: What’s New in Themed Entertainment?
December 8, 2022

Amusement Park enthusiasts might be saving for a summer vacation to ride the latest attractions, but the industry insiders provided a sneak peek into the next hospitality and tourism revolutionary rides and games. IAAPA Expo 2022 at the Orange County Expo Center wrapped up in November, and more than 1,000 attendees saw what the future […]

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Hotel Rates Prepare to Drop as Cold Shoulder Season Approaches
December 7, 2022

With the holiday season here, travel is a given, with predicted high travel numbers over the course of the season. However, amidst a huge travel period, hotels are reaching cold shoulder season and lowering their prices for a lack of occupancy. The weekends before Christmas and after New Year’s, many hotels have stated that they […]

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Consumers Seek More Value from Travel and Hospitality
December 2, 2022

A recent report from PwC suggests that revenue for hotels will continue to go up over the coming months. This is great news for hoteliers who survived the 2020 pandemic and are looking to recoup costs. What’s more, studies also suggest that customers are happy to pay for these increased prices, even at inflated rates. […]

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Travel in 2023 Isn’t Slowing: Will Economic Headwinds Threaten Hotel Profits?
December 1, 2022

Travel in 2023 will not be slowing down. This would normally be perceived as good news for hoteliers, but PwC’s Hospitality Directions report paints a more mixed picture for hotels; the report indicates that economic headwinds may threaten the pace of recovery in the industry, despite record highs for metrics like RevPAR this year. According […]

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