Are hotel operators ready for GDPR?

Tnooz · 23 May

Is that the sky falling, or just a new era dawning? If you believe the fear-mongers, GDPR is game-over for contemporary marketing techniques.

Most GDPR emails unnecessary and some illegal, say experts
Most GDPR emails unnecessary and some illegal, say experts

hotelmarketing.com · 23 May

Many companies, acting based on poor legal advice, a fear of fines of up to €20m and a lack of good examples to follow, have taken what they see as t

What hoteliers need to know as GDPR deadline looms

hotelnewsnow.com Featured Articles · 21 May

The deadline to be GDPR compliant is 25 May. Are you ready? Hotel News Now recaps its coverage of the EU’s new data privacy rules and what it means f

Should you be ready for GDPR?
Should you be ready for GDPR?

hotelbusiness.com · 21 May

On May 25, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that the European Parliament agreed upon in 2016 will replace existing data protection direc

Four Tips for Becoming GDPR Compliant
Four Tips for Becoming GDPR Compliant

Lodging Magazine · 17 May

Ciske van Oosten, senior manager of the global intelligence division at Verizon’s security assurance consulting practice, and John Barchie, senior fe

Benbria reports compliance with GDPR

Hotel Management · 16 May

Benbria reports that it is compliant with the European General Data Protection Regulation, which will become enforceable on May 25. The GDPR requires

Why GDPR compliance will strengthen your hotel's relationship marketing

eHotelier.com · 8 May

On May 25th, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR – goes into effect. GDPR specifies that customers must explicitly consent

GDPR Starts at the End of May - Are You Ready?

Horizon Hospitality Blog · 3 May

Do you know what GDPR is, and how it could impact your hospitality business? Here’s an overview of what you need to know. The General Data Protection

Compliance with new EU data rules requires buy-in at all levels
Compliance with new EU data rules requires buy-in at all levels

Hotel Management · 1 May

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect on May 25, 2018. It is a mammoth regulation and perhaps the most significant

GDPR: Time To Panic?
GDPR: Time To Panic?

hotel-industry.co.uk · 1 May

David Collins, columnist and Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer at Great National Hotels and Resorts discusses the challenges posed by GDPR with Gr

Why GDPR Compliance Will Help Strengthen Your Hotels Relationship Marketing

Are Morch - Hotel Blogger & Social Media Manager · 26 Apr

On May 25th, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation – GDPR goes into effect. GDPR specifies that customers must explicitly consent f

What Is GDPR, and How Can It Impact Your Business? [Infographic]

MarketingProfs · 24 Apr

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set to go into effect on May 25. It will change the way businesses worldwide process and store clien

Is your hotel ready to implement GDPR guidelines?

eHotelier.com · 20 Apr

The General Data Protection Regulations has caused quite a stir in the hospitality industry of late. With the deadline for implementation, 25th of Ma

Top Concerns Hotels Need to Know About the GDPR and How to Prepare Your Action Plan

Max Starkov | The HeBS blog · 19 Apr

By now you’ve probably heard of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and should have started considering the effects of this regulation on y

Facebook to put 1.5 billion users out of reach of GDPR
Facebook to put 1.5 billion users out of reach of GDPR

hotelmarketing.com · 19 Apr

Facebook is keen to reduce its exposure to GDPR, which allows European regulators to fine companies for collecting or using personal data without use

GDPR: a checklist for hotels

eHotelier.com · 18 Apr

Hospitality is full of acronyms. ADR, PMS, GOPPAR, MICE… the list seems endless. But at the moment, there are few more important than GDPR. With the

GDPR: Steps for Complying with Employer Responsibilities
GDPR: Steps for Complying with Employer Responsibilities

Lodging Magazine · 16 Apr

GDPR—four letters of the alphabet that are proving to represent one of the biggest challenges facing businesses in 2018. The General Data Protection

Legal experts outline challenges for hotel industry
Legal experts outline challenges for hotel industry

hotelnewsnow.com Featured Articles · 16 Apr

Sexual harassment, exploitation and GDPR compliance took center stage during the first day of the Hospitality Law Conference, where legal and hotel i

Marketing to European travelers? Take these steps on personal data
Marketing to European travelers? Take these steps on personal data

hotelmarketing.com · 12 Apr

The European Union's new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) makes you legally accountable for what happens to the personal data that you recei

Hotel tech experts focused on mobile key security
Hotel tech experts focused on mobile key security

hotelnewsnow.com Featured Articles · 5 Apr

Technology experts in the industry might have differing views on the prominence of mobile key and mobile check-in innovations in hotels, but all agre

Data Privacy Is a Bigger Issue Than Ever for Business Travelers
Data Privacy Is a Bigger Issue Than Ever for Business Travelers

skift.com - Travel Services · 5 Apr

A year ago, business travelers were panicked about a U.S. and UK ban on laptops and tablets on flights departing certain Middle Eastern and North Afr

Facebook does not plan to apply GDPR globally
Facebook does not plan to apply GDPR globally

hotelmarketing.com · 5 Apr

Zuckerberg told Reuters in a phone interview that Facebook was working on a version of the law that would work globally, bringing some European priva

US hotel industry works to understand, comply with GDPR
US hotel industry works to understand, comply with GDPR

hotelnewsnow.com Featured Articles · 4 Apr

The 25 May deadline to comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation is quickly approaching, but many in the U.S. hotel industr

GDPR: The Meetings View
GDPR: The Meetings View

Business Travel News (BTN) · 3 Apr

If you're a travel manager with purview over meetings, get ready. Meetings are a different ball game when it comes to the European Union’s General Da

Are your forms ready for GDPR? Benchmark yourself here
Are your forms ready for GDPR? Benchmark yourself here

hotelmarketing.com · 27 Mar

Reworking your acquisition plan, beginning with your subscribe forms, will help you do a better job of connecting with customers and launching email

A new era in data privacy?
A new era in data privacy?

hotelmarketing.com · 27 Mar

We have entered a new era in privacy and the digital world in particular needs to do more to ensure our personal data is treated responsibly. With th