Being a part of 24/7 guest facing service business, hotel industry world-wide faces many critical issues on daily basis. Right from handling operations to serving guests, hoteliers have to handle numerous bottlenecks. For example, they sometimes have to make their guests wait for longer time due to the absence of right technology to speed up the check-in process. Read more
Be it a fine dining restaurant, F&B or QSR outlet, the restaurant industry in general has been impacted by many technology solutions. These solutions are essential to automate operations and to serve their patrons efficiently. Therefore, operators are now keen on adopting technology solutions including restaurant management system and e-menu app.
Come July, India will witness a new and unified system of tax structure in the form of Goods and Services Tax (GST). Like any other industry, hotel industry too is preparing itself to operate as per this new taxation regime. And as a leading Hotel PMS Software we at IDS Next have also been working relentlessly to help hotels in their pursuit to become GST compliant. Read more
Like any other technology platforms, hospitality technology landscape too is witnessing rapid changes. As a result, today’s technology becomes obsolete tomorrow. Many hoteliers today are increasingly adopting integrated and all in one Hotel ERP rather than deploying desperate systems like they used to do decades ago. As a matter of fact, innovation is the key in technology landscape. This means, hoteliers need to know on how to leverage the same to automate operations, reduce costs and ultimately to serve guests better. Here are few emerging solutions that will be trending in 2017.
Technology is the biggest enabler in almost all major industries. It goes same with the hospitality industry, too. In this 24/7 guest facing industry, hospitality technology solutions influence how hoteliers manage their daily operations. Read more
Hotel industry world-wide has earned the reputation of being one of the most vulnerable victims of guest credit card data theft. Cyber criminals attack hotel database and other systems seeking guests’ personal and financial information like credit card details and all. In such a scenario, hoteliers should adopt PA DSS Compliant Hotel ERP to safeguard their networks and guests’ details from hackers.
The importance of hospitality technology in hospitality business is rapidly evolving. Hoteliers are no more looking at technology adoption as a choice. Rather, the whole thing has become necessity for them. Because, technology has an immense impact on guest expectation and in which hotels do their daily business.
Today, hospitality technology is an enabler. But, your investment on hospitality technology should ultimately lead to positive financial outcome. As an hotelier in today’s highly competitive market, you can’t afford to put your money on hotel software that is not robust enough to automate operations with maximum ease. In this case, it is always prudent to opt for integrated Hotel Software (Hotel Management Software / Hotel ERP) that would efficiently assist you handle multiple operations across departments. Read more
With the rising importance of internet, hotels in India have been witnessing a steady growth in online hotel booking pattern. According to a recent survey by global research agency Millward Brown, around 25% of hotel bookings are done online. While 18% of the same gets facilitated by OTAs, a hotel’s brand website accounts for the rest 7%.
Technology no doubt has impacted the hospitality industry in a positive way. Right hotel management system can help hotel business grow manifold. Adoption of right fit technology solution allows hoteliers to ensure enhanced operational capabilities. Users can also leverage hotel software to save on operational costs and towards providing better services to their guests. Read more