Rovani, John
July 2004
Hospitality Upgrade;Summer2004, p46
Trade Publication
Reports on developments in the consolidation activity in hospitality technology. Presence of software to track, allocate and manage inventory and prices and to secure bookings; Resulting companies' greater control of inventory and price which ensures a more stable flow of higher-margin revenue; Factors that drive value; Things that a potential acquirer should consider before making an offer to purchase a company.


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