In 2017, 70% of global venture capital funding went to companies based in China and India, while just 23% went to companies based in the United States and 3% to Europe.
Following the integration of Tourico Holidays and GTA, there are now over 170,000 hotels selling to over 60,000 travel intermediaries globally via Hotelbeds' proprietary B2B platform.
While 77% of owners say they really like having smart speakers in their homes, most of those who own the devices are not using them for consumer transactions.
When many functions are able to serve users, Alexa platform may choose Google’s algorithmic-based results or “pay-to-play” marketplace.
Mobile is poised to account for 79% of all Internet use this year; travel marketing needs to integrate the users data from CRM systems and apps.
Tourlane was invested by execs from major players including Airbnb, GetYourGuide, HomeToGo and Ctrip's Qunar.
TRVL is targeted at organisers of events, such as wedding planners, or bloggers who can collect requirements from groups and then secure reservations for hotels.
Despite accounting for a significant volume of website traffic, mobile still only accounts for 10.2% of total website revenue across the hotels.
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