Newmarket Newsstand

Creating Room Plans Has Never Been Easier

Posted by Jay Lau on Feb 8, 2016 9:38:42 AM

The latest release of iPlan is designed help venue staff create highly accurate and detailed room plans faster and easier than ever. The new features enable venue staff to help Meeting Planners better visualize their room setups and decrease the chances for a room reset. Key features and enhancements in this release include:

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Topics: Interactive Floor Plans and Diagrams

Hospitality Technology Center Stage at FIU

Posted by David Dajani on Jan 28, 2016 10:52:11 AM

Our service optimization team was center stage at Florida International University showcasing Hospitality Technology development to skilled Computer Science majors.

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7 Undeniable Reasons to Attend Newmarket's Customer Conference 2016

Posted by Melanie Smith on Jan 26, 2016 9:30:00 AM
Newmarket's annual Customer Conference will be hosted in Vegas in just a few short months, and if you haven't confirmed your registration yet, here are seven reasons why we'd love for you to join us this year... 
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Topics: News

4 States Who Need their Passports for Domestic Travel

Posted by Melanie Smith on Jan 15, 2016 12:36:37 PM

In Q4 of 2015, big news surfaced about the Government's TSA mandate on valid forms of ID required to board U.S. domestic flights in 2016... Well, it's 2016! And we want to be sure you're informed about your travel experiences, and whether you'll need a passport to get to Newmarket's Customer Conference in May. 

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Topics: News

The Force is Strong at the Grand Wailea, A Waldorf Astoria Resort

Posted by David Dajani on Jan 8, 2016 4:03:13 PM

The property is undergoing a $30 million dollar renovation project including guestrooms, meeting areas, pools and the Spa Grande. The last hotel renovation took place in 2009. Management recently decided that it’s time for a new face-lift to cater to today’s demanding traveler’s technological and esthetic needs. 

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Topics: Service Optimization

How Does Your Online Presence Rate?

Posted by Anna Ransom on Jan 5, 2016 11:34:31 AM

According to research by the Corporate Executive Board, today’s consumers are 57% into the buying process and have researched an average of 10.2 pieces of information prior to even contacting you, indicating that consumers are increasingly more savvy when it comes to shopping for their ideal solution and price.

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Topics: Sales & Catering

A quick look back before we move forward

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Jan 4, 2016 12:42:44 PM

Shared from the Amadeus Blog

I’m delighted to be writing my first official blog post as CEO of Newmarket, an Amadeus company since it was acquired in December 2013. My predecessor Jeff Hiscox has left the business in great shape and it feels good to be rounding up such a successful year for the company.

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Topics: News

It’s More Than the Photo-Finish!

Posted by Anna Ransom on Dec 22, 2015 1:34:57 PM

Welcome to mid-December! It's the end of the year and you’re laser focused on hitting your sales number and ending the year successful. It’s time to celebrate your 2015 accomplishments and push to close those last few opportunities to ensure that you achieve your year-end sales goals.

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Topics: Meeting Intelligence

Changing the Rules

Posted by Jeff Hiscox on Dec 16, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Originally shared on Hotel News ME

Diversifying from its core focus on airlines, Amadeus has announced a number of huge developments over recent months; including the acquisitions of Hotel SystemsPro, Newmarket International and Itesso. Jeff Hiscox, president and CEO of Newmarket, an Amadeus company, explains why hotels are getting the airline distribution makeover and how Amazon and Google may have a lesson for the industry.

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Customer Conference 2016 Registration is Now Open!

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Dec 16, 2015 8:30:00 AM

Registration for the 2016 annual Customer Conference is now open. Join Newmarket, Itesso, hotel SystemsPro and others making up the newly formed Amadeus Hospitality Group along with colleagues and hospitality technology experts from around the world at the at The LINQ Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV from May 17-20, 2016 for four incredible, high-energy days of networking, sharing, education and inspiration! 

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Topics: News