MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., June 21, 2016 – Fuel, a full-service online marketing agency that specializes in providing simple and effective marketing solutions for the travel and hospitality industry, will showcase advanced developments of the Guest Express Mobile App during HITEC2016 in New Orleans, today through June 23. The product is designed as a user-friendly mobile app that makes it easier for hotel guests to check in from their smartphone, while also providing intelligent guest-experience data and revenue-generating opportunities to property owners.
During the show, Fuel will demonstrate how the hotel mobile app allows hoteliers to drive revenue through flash sales, room upgrades and in-app guest service purchases. The Guest Express Mobile App also supplies both hotel guests and owners with a mobile solution for easier check-ins and check-outs, while also providing intelligent guest communication.
“The Guest Express Mobile App allows independent hotels to compete with major brands without having to invest tens of thousands of dollars in development costs,” said Stuart Butler, chief operating officer at Fuel. “Our mobile app has greater flexibility and more features than anything else currently on the market.”
The Guest Express Mobile App includes:
- Innovative design with custom branding
- Mobile check-in functionality
- Detailed room and property information
- Push-notification messaging platform
- Seamless integration with your property management system (PMS)
- Planning tools
- Real-time analytics insight
In addition to the mobile app, Fuel will also showcase their full suite of software solutions built to empower clients to take control of their business with technology that drives more revenue, increases occupancy and provides users with unique insights. The solutions create a user-friendly environment that enables hoteliers to integrate effective communications and online business strategies in order to increase direct bookings and reduce their reliance on the OTAs, including:
Fuel Gauge Analytics Dashboard that enables property owners to:
- Evaluate and dive deep into data with easy-to-read reports
- Examine and decide which channels are most effective
- Enhance and fine-tune efforts with incremental changes
The dashboard aggregates data from multiple sources, including: your PMS, call center, website, guest messaging system, SEO, paid advertising, social media and TripAdvisor. The Fuel Gauge Dashboard also includes 24/7 reporting to support real-time data metrics and multi-channel monitoring.
The new suite is also packed with other digital marketing tools and resources that give property owners the Fuel advantage. Other suite features include:
- Simple and Effective Digital Marketing – Drive direct bookings and reduce reliance on OTAs Customizable with turnkey marketing services.
- Website Solutions – Increase visibility and conversion rates.
- GuestDesk Booking Engine – Take control of occupancy by driving more direct bookings, capturing more consumer data, promoting specials and packages, and increasing incremental revenue.
- Fuel Mail – Increase customer loyalty and drive more revenue with automated campaigns that provide in-depth reporting and analysis, scalable and reliable architecture, revenue tracking and click-map overlay.
Visit Fuel in booth #627 at HITEC 2016, in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans to learn more about their simple and effective marketing solutions for hotels.
At Fuel, we think a little differently. We believe that we’re making the world just a little bit better by connecting people with the right products and services. “Travel Marketing…Simplified.” That’s our motto and our commitment. Headquartered in the heart of the travel and tourism industry in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Fuel provides all digital services in-house through a team of experts who understand the potential of well-executed, effective online marketing.