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OLB Sees Strong Opportunities in the Hospitality Sector for Its DoubleBeam Payments Platform

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 12:00pm

DoubleBeam is a fully integrated component of OLBs omnicommerce portfolio, delivering comprehensive marketing, ordering, payment, and fulfillment processes through intuitive software and hardware.

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  • DoubleBeam is a fully integrated component of OLBs omnicommerce portfolio, delivering comprehensive marketing, ordering, payment, and fulfillment processes through intuitive software and hardware.
  • Utilized by operators of every size, DoubleBeam leverages the cloud to provide frictionless customer service and simple integration with back office processes and kitchen operations.
  • By processing millions of transactions each month, DoubleBeam is proving its value as a secure and reliable solution that helps hospitality providers and other businesses flourish in the most challenging situations.
  • The OLB Group, Inc. is a payment facilitator and commerce service provider that delivers cloud-based merchant services for web-based and brick-and-mortar organizations.

Thailand unveils measures and promotion packages to revive safe and successful international MICE at IBTM World Virtual

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 10:32am

They include APEC Business Travel Cardholders or holders of the Special Tourist Visa (STV), which includes MICE travelers, and Tourist Visa (TRV).

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  • They include APEC Business Travel Cardholders or holders of the Special Tourist Visa (STV), which includes MICE travelers, and Tourist Visa (TRV).
  • As of now Thailand has welcomed around 50,000 overseas travelers under these schemes,including groups from China, Japan and Scandinavia.
  • TCEB and our industry partners- venues, hotels, attractions, DMCs- have been preparing for the resumption of international MICE for months.
  • Corporate Image and Communication Department, Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization)
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Online Travel Booking Platform Market to Grow by Almost $ 205 Billion Despite Pandemic | Technavio

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 6:17am

Technavio has been monitoring the online travel booking platform market and it is poised to grow by USD 204.81 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 5% during the forecast period.

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  • Technavio has been monitoring the online travel booking platform market and it is poised to grow by USD 204.81 billion during 2020-2024, progressing at a CAGR of almost 5% during the forecast period.
  • COVID-19 will have a low impact on the online travel booking platform market.
  • In a bid to help players strengthen their market foothold, this online travel booking platform market forecast report provides a detailed analysis of the leading market vendors.
  • Online Travel Booking Platform Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Online Travel Booking Platform Market is segmented as below:

Air Travel Market Procurement Report | Roadmap to Recovery for Businesses from the Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic | SpendEdge

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 7:33pm

The new Air Travel market research report from SpendEdge indicates an incremental growth during the forecast period as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.

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  • The new Air Travel market research report from SpendEdge indicates an incremental growth during the forecast period as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201202005895/en/
    SpendEdge has announced the release of its Global Air Travel Market Procurement Intelligence Report (Graphic: Business Wire)
    As the markets recover SpendEdge expects the Air Travel market size to grow by $ 107 billion during the period 2020-2024.
  • Get detailed insights on the COVID-19 pandemic crisis and recovery analysis of the Air Travel market.
  • This market intelligence report on Air Travel answers to all the critical problems faced by investors who seek cost-saving opportunities in a competitive market.

P97 Networks and Visa's Cybersource Form Global Partnership to Accelerate Digital First Payments Adoption for Convenience and Fuel Retailers

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 8:00pm

Cybersource will provide a full suite of payment acceptance, fraud management and value added services to power a more secure, frictionless PetroZone.

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  • Cybersource will provide a full suite of payment acceptance, fraud management and value added services to power a more secure, frictionless PetroZone.
  • "We are excited to extend the reach and capabilities of our mobile payments platform for convenience and fuel retailers around the world," said Don Frieden, Founder and CEO of P97.
  • P97 Networks provides secure, cloud-based mobile commerce, in-vehicle payments, and digital marketing solutions for the convenience retail, fuel, and vehicle manufacturing industries under the brand name PetroZone.
  • 1 The Global Digital Shopping Index, Cybersource + PYMNTs, November 2020
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Howard University School of Business Announces $250,000 Gift from Ryder System, Inc.

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 5:45pm

Howard University School of Business is the proud recipient of a generous multiyear gift of $250,000 from Ryder System, Inc.

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  • Howard University School of Business is the proud recipient of a generous multiyear gift of $250,000 from Ryder System, Inc.
  • The gift is in recognition of Ryders partnership with the School of Business over the last 17 years.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201202005828/en/
    We are very grateful to Ryder for making this investment in the Center for Excellence in Supply Chain Management and in our students, said Anthony Wilbon, Ph.D., dean of the Howard University School of Business.
  • Our partnership with Howard is one of our longest with any university, said Ryder Chairman and CEO Robert Sanchez.

Global Electronic Toll Collection and Road Usage Charging market to reach €490 billion in 2030

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 4:06pm

In the US, Asia, Africa and Oceania, electronic tolling is becoming crucial to bridge financing gaps and substitute declining gas tax receipts.

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  • In the US, Asia, Africa and Oceania, electronic tolling is becoming crucial to bridge financing gaps and substitute declining gas tax receipts.
  • PTOLEMUS Consulting Group forecasts that 874 million global subscriptions in ETC/RUC schemes will be active by 2030, collecting over 490 billion every year by 2030.
  • PTOLEMUS Electronic Tolling Global Study is the 3rd edition of its highly popular Electronic Tolling series of reports, and represents the most comprehensive review of the global ETC/RUC market to-date, including 950 pages of insights, data, analyses and forecasts.
  • It assists leading mobility stakeholders including governments, toll agencies, road operators, toll technology and service providers, automotive OEMs and vertical service providers in defining & deploying their strategies.

Aimbridge Hospitality's International Division Assumes Management of 31 Hotels in the United Kingdom

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

PLANO, Texas, Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aimbridge Hospitality , the leading, global, third-party hotel management company, has announced that its international division, Interstate Hotels & Resorts, is managing 31 Jupiter Hotels located across the United Kingdom this month, operating its entire U.K. portfolio.

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  • PLANO, Texas, Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aimbridge Hospitality , the leading, global, third-party hotel management company, has announced that its international division, Interstate Hotels & Resorts, is managing 31 Jupiter Hotels located across the United Kingdom this month, operating its entire U.K. portfolio.
  • Mike Deitemeyer, President and CEO-elect of Aimbridge Hospitality, said, "Aimbridge is very pleased to see continued momentum in our International division.
  • With the addition of these hotels, Interstate Hotels & Resort's U.K. presence expands by 3,206 guest rooms.
  • For further information about Interstate Hotels & Resorts, visit www.interstatehotels.co.uk
    Aimbridge Hospitalityis the leading, global, third-party hotel management company operating branded full service, select service, luxury hotels, destination resorts, convention centers, and lifestyle hotels.

Three Out of Four Doctors Believe We Have a Long Way to Go to Achieve COVID-19 Community Immunity

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

Study 15 in Sermos COVID-19 Real Time Barometer of nearly 4,000 global doctors revealed that 74 percent of physicians believe it will take at least 7 months to achieve community immunity with the new vaccines.

Key Points: 
  • Study 15 in Sermos COVID-19 Real Time Barometer of nearly 4,000 global doctors revealed that 74 percent of physicians believe it will take at least 7 months to achieve community immunity with the new vaccines.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201202005670/en/
    The long runway to community immunity could be driven by barriers physicians believe will hinder adoption of the vaccine.
  • 81 percent of physicians believed that concerns over vaccine safety or potential side effects could keep people from agreeing to take the vaccine.
  • Sermo is the world leader in turning physician experience, expertise, and observations into actionable insights for the global healthcare community.

SutiExpense Continues to Offer Incredible Value to Enterprises with Added AI and Automation Functionality

Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 2:49pm

SutiSoft Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based business solutions, announces new features and functionality to SutiExpense, its travel and expense management solution .

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  • SutiSoft Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based business solutions, announces new features and functionality to SutiExpense, its travel and expense management solution .
  • SutiExpense is a highly configurable solution that simplifies the expense reporting process for businesses of all sizes from a single interface.
  • Integrated travel booking allows users to book travel directly from SutiExpense, ensuring compliance with corporate travel policies.
  • Corporate card integration allows users to directly pull credit card transactions into SutiExpense eliminating the need for manual entry.