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SiteMinder | Running your hotel business online in 2022 and beyond

Online trends for hotels in 2022 and 20 tips to get it right at your property

Online trends for hotels in 2022 and 20 tips to get it right at your property

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Vision Linens Launches New Loyalty Program – Visionaires

Register today and earn rewards points that can be redeemed against any products on the site

AIB April Spend Trend | Consumers spent €63k+ per hour on hotels

Coastal destinations of Donegal, Sligo and Kerry saw the highest increase

Bathrooms4U announces major expansion and recruitment plans

Including a new headquarters in Tralee, and a new warehouse in Dublin

McGrath Refrigeration joins the Hugh Jordan Group

One of Ireland's largest importers and stockist of commercial plug-in Refrigeration and Catering Equipment

Gas Networks Ireland - Green Public Sector Organisation of the Year

Green Awards 2022, growing a greener future in Irish business today

Register for the Art of Fitness Convention, 12th May at UCC Cork

The Skills You Need to Stay Ahead in 2022

Snapfix | Guarantee Fire Safety Compliance in your Hotel

An all-in-one fire safety, communication, maintenance & inspection solution

Darkness Into Light 2022 | Sign Up Today

7th May 2022 - Proudly supported by Electric Ireland

Guestline | Case Study - The George Hotel

Cloud solutions drive an improved self-service guest journey with automated benefits

SiteMinder | How hotels can keep up with growing guest demands

How hotels can respond with refreshed guest experiences and tech investment

Oracle Hospitality | Technology’s Vital Role in Recapturing Events Revenue

Starfleet Report includes best practice for researching next-gen solutions.

For-Sight | Download our new Guide on Hotel Email Marketing

Supercharge your marketing efforts & boost guest engagement in 2022

Showtel Trade Exhibition Event Gallery

28th - 29th March at the Slieve Russell in Cavan

Weddingsonline announce Winners of the WOL Awards 22

Recognising excellence within the wedding sector across almost 50 categories

Money Jar | Employee Digital Current Accounts

Open Irish Digital Current Accounts instantly and remotely from your phone

Hederman for Hotels – free sample pack of printed & branded materials

Plus – avail of a special IHF 10% introductory discount for all new clients

ATC | Exclusive IHF Member Offer - 10% off Riviera Outdoor Heater

Use code 'ATCIHF22' for 10% off until 30th April 2022

D-EDGE | Navigate the ocean of guest data

Place your guest at the heart of your ecosystem

SMRI – Update on Credits for Music Licencing Fees

Ensure that all appropriate credits/refunds are applied

Register now for Sync - SiteMinder’s global conference

Thought-provoking ideas, insights and solutions to empower your strategy.

Bewley’s showcases its commitment to climate action and Fairtrade

Fairtrade Fortnight is taking place from 21st February – 6th March 2022.

REL Group | Special Offer for IHF Members on the Brita Vivreau Fill

A sustainable and cost-effective drinking water solution for hotels

Vision Linens - Helping Hoteliers Achieve Their Ecological Goals

Introducing ecopure - a brand of sustainable textiles.

Guestline | Download our Maximising Total Revenue eBook

Including top tips for continued growth and building a revenue roadmap.

Musgrave MarketPlace raises €110,000 for The Alzheimer Society

Raising over €300,000 for its charity partners since 2017.

Bank of Ireland Valentine’s Analysis – Hotel spend increases 1,001%

Leitrim, Tipperary and Offaly are the most romantic counties.

IMS | Casting, Gaming, and the Future of In-Room Entertainment

Utilising modern digital media channels to improve the stay for hotel guests

Guestline | Top tips to build sustainability through technology

Booking decisions being determined by wider sustainable factors.

Coca-Cola HBC ranked Europe’s most sustainable beverage company

Committed to achieving net zero emissions across value chain by 2040.

Bank of Ireland - Hotel Industry 2021 Insights and Outlook

Performance metrics, supports, trends and the green agenda.

SiteMinder’s top booking revenue makers of 21 & practical tips for 22

The evolution of booking behaviour, needs & preferences.

Weddingsonline reveal results of latest Irish Wedding Survey

Based on over 1,900 participants, the survey took place in January 2022.

IMS | Goodbye Virtual Hello Hybrid – The New Future

Hybrid Technology and the trends to look out for in 2022

Agility Hospitality | One-Day Continuous Improvement Workshops

Plus online courses, onsite workshops and on-demand video tutorials.

SMRI – Soundreef | Save up to 50% on your music license fees

A free consultation and a 1 month trial are available

Snapfix completes €1.75M funding round

Transforming task management for buildings, infrastruture & equipment.

SMRI - Credits and refunds on hotel music licensing fees

Ensuring all appropriate credits/refunds are applied to your account

Fifty Shades Greener | Green Skills for Hospitality

Environmental Sustainability Management for Hospitality.

ATC | Exclusive IHF Member Offer - Dahlia Hand Sanitiser Dispenser

Limited time offer - only available while stocks last

Flipdish hits $1.25bn valuation after raising c.$100m

As part of the investment, Flipdish will be hiring 700 people in 2022.

Mark Lee appointed CEO at Sysco Ireland

Mark joined Sysco Ireland in December 2018 as Commercial Director.

Bank of Ireland - December spending shows impact of restrictions

Accomodation spending saw a 10% decrease on the previous month.

5 Green New Year Resolutions your Business can make

Begin the greening journey at your hotel or guesthouse this year.

SiteMinder | The Complete Guide to Hotel Marketing in 2022

Optimising the success of your business to attract as many guests as possible.

Introducing Kepak's Big Al’s stress saving solutions!

We do all of the prep so that you don’t have to.

Net Affinity celebrates Great Place to Work certification

Providing a comfortable, enjoyable and flexible working environment

B4U | Planning to upgrade your bathroom facilities in 2022?

IHF Members invited to book a free consultation with B4U.

For-Sight | Download our new eBook on Hotel Guest Loyalty

Practical ways to reinvent your loyalty programmes.

Buttercups Uniforms | Warm workwear for the winter months

Smart, functional and comfortable pieces.

GuestJoy launches new Guest Directory Module ahead of Christmas

Quick and easy to access, update and control.

Time to Advance | Bunzl Rafferty Guest Amenities

The knowledge, experience and expertise to be your proactive partner.

Snapfix Case Study - John Burke at the Armada Hotel

Overcoming obstacles in mountaineering and business.

For-Sight | iOS 15: An Opportunity to Re-Focus to First Party Data

What's new in iOS 15 and what it means for hoteliers.

Impala | Exclusive special offer for IHF Members

Sign up now and pay 0% commission on your first 3 bookings.

Enter now to win a Flipdish technology package worth €10,000

12 Pubs Done Differently: Flipdish launches a Christmas Competition.

Money Jar | Watch our video to learn about our digital current accounts

Instant Irish digital current accounts for your employees.

Flipdish | 48% of restaurants invested in tech during pandemic

70% of consumers prefer to keep QR code table ordering technology.

Fifty Shades Greener presents Three Top Tips for running a Green Hotel

Avail of the Green Business Online Programme free of charge.

A guide to Alliance's most popular and industry-relevant products

Contact Alliance Ireland today to see how our locally based reps can help.

Excel Recruitment expands with a new office in Galway

Staffing solutions for hospitality businesses across Ireland.

Vamoos - 50% off your first years subscription this Black Friday

Exclusive Offer for IHF Member Hotels and Guesthouses.

Alliance launch new Environmentally Conscious Guide

Product alternatives and eco-innovations for your property.

Coca-Cola launches Designated Driver campaign for Christmas

Free soft drinks for drivers this festive season.

Pigsback | Winter 2021 Customer Survey Results

Domestic short breaks, Christmas gifting and foreign travel.

Impala - The old world of hotel distribution is no longer working

No admin, no costly integration, no long wait.

Flogas announces agreement to acquire Naturgy Ireland

An important step in its strategy to expand its energy solutions.

Vamoos - The hotel app that cuts cost and doubles extra sales

Save money and time by going digital.

Alliance - Top tips for attracting and retaining hospitality staff

Looking to add new members to your workforce?

Bank of Ireland 'Late-Night Economy Re-Opening Provided Boost'

Spending for the month down slightly when compared with September.

New Associate Member Brochure published for 2021

Digital copy available for download now

Irish Distillers share their Winter Warmer Menu for 2021

Get inspired for Christmas with these warming cocktails

The growing threat of cancellations to hotel profitability

Download Avvio's allora.ai white paper 'We need to talk about cancellations'

IMS | Combining the best of Virtual and In-Person events

How Hybrid is the way forward for the Hospitality Industry

Crowe releases 2020 Hotel Industry Survey

25th edition of the annual Hotel Industry Survey

Crowe releases 2020 Hotel Industry Survey

25th edition of the annual Hotel Industry Survey

OW Hospitality - Read our client testimonials

The world’s largest producer of carpets & area rugs.

Hederman for Hotels Gift Voucher Brochure

Plus a 10% discount for IHF members

Hugh Jordan | Everyday Essentials and Christmas 2021 Brochures

One of Ireland’s largest independent catering suppliers since 1947

Snapfix - Staff Productivity Case Study at the Plaza Hotel

Why they use Snapfix, and the benefits it brings to the team

Business Online & SME Premium Insights from Electric Ireland

1,000 businesses a day benefit from Electric Ireland’s Business Online service helping manage their energy information

Weddingsonline have launched the 2022 Awards

Submit you nomination before November 5th

Bath Fitter are proud to launch New Mobile Showroom

IHF Members invited to schedule an exclusive viewing

Explore Entegra's procurement services in their new video

It's time to boost your business performance

Download the brochure for ATC's Electric Outdoor Heating Range

Maximise the potential of your outdoor spaces year-round

Diageo- Latest Market Trends in Hospitality

Staycations, Premiumisation and Cocktails

Bank of Ireland analysis shows drop in card spending in September

Card spend in hotels dropped 30% in September month on month

Cushman & Wakefield | Annual Irish Hotel Market Briefing Part 2

What’s the road to recovery? The journey to rebuild hotel profits and valuations

Crowe | Annual Irish Hotel Market Briefing Part 1

What’s the road to recovery? The journey to rebuild hotel profits and valuations

Marketing in the Morning - Podcasts from Net Affinity

Clear and concise tips, chats and examples – best consumed with your morning coffee!

Pigsback | 2021 Customer Survey Results

Insights into the Facilities, Packages and Technologies customers want

REL Group - Exclusive Distributor for BRITA

Distributor and Service agents for BRITA Professional Filter and Water Dispense products.

Weddingsonline Webinar | Marketing your venue

Ensure that your wedding venue thrives now and in the future

Business Online & SME Premium Insights from Electric Ireland

1,000 businesses a day benefit from Electric Ireland’s Business Online service helping manage their energy information

Net Affinity Blog - Expert takes on current trends & developments

Everything you need to know about working in hotel and revenue management, digital marketing & sales

Bank of Ireland Webinar 'Switching to the Fastlane'

Sector experts discuss the latest trends in Hospitality

FREE NOW goes electric in Cork, Galway and Limerick

New Eco booking option allows more passengers across Ireland to book hybrid or electric

CBE’s Intuitive Software and Exceptional Service

Case Study: CBE celebrate 18-year partnership with Ballygarry Estate Hotel & Spa

Bath Fitter | Video Case Study of hotel renovation

Bathroom renovation for hotels and guesthouses made easy with Bath Fitter's makeover process

SMRI - Is your hotel paying too much for your Sky Sports contract?

Now is the time to review your charges and establish what savings can be made

Net Affinity | Choosing the Right Booking Engine Provider

The importance of prioritising sales through your own website

Bath Fitter | A Better Way to Renovate Baths

Bathroom renovation for hotels and guesthouses made easy with Bath Fitter's makeover process

Bank of Ireland analysis shows jump in card spending in August

Card spending in domestic accommodation sector up 20% month-on-month as ‘staycations’ led the way

Clearpower | Switch to Biomass and generate up to €43,000 per annum

Delivering renewable and reliable heat to enable you meet your business's sustainability goals

SeaChange | Managing the risk of slips, trips & falls in hotels

Using automated scheduling to ensure good and consistent housekeeping standards on a routine basis

Accept payments anywhere with BOI Payment Acceptance

Offering exceptional value and service with market-leading card processing rates

Hoist - Hotel Digital Transformation Audit Model

A free, easy-to-use model for auditing how digitally transformed your hotel is

CBE’s Intuitive Software and Exceptional Service

Case Study: CBE celebrate 18-year partnership with Ballygarry Estate Hotel & Spa

Guide to choosing the right PMS for your property - a helpful checklist

Features and functionalities to look for when seeking a best in breed solution

Core Optimisation to head up ‘Digital that Delivers’ programme

€6m investment to benefit 1,350 visitor experiences

Tierney’s Hospitality IT Solutions

Watch our video to discover our range of IT services, and expertise in the hotel industry

IMS | Introducing PEN - a game-changer for the hospitality industry

Enabling hotel guests to connect devices and share content as they would on their home network

McSport | Sports and fitness equipment services for hotels

Download our brochure for our full range of turnkey services from conception to completion

McSport | Sports and fitness equipment services for hotels

Download our brochure for our full range of turnkey services from conception to completion

Agility Hospitality – LEAN opportunity assessment for hotels

How effective & efficient are the operational processes in your hotel?

Hugh Jordan | Hotel Reopening & Outdoor Dining Brochures

Ensuring the very best dining experience for your guests this year

FREE NOW announces partnership with Irish Wheelchair Association

Contributing €40,000 in funds to IWA to kick start fundraising

Update on Credit Notes and Restart of IMRO & PPI Invoicing

IMRO & PPI music rights update for hotels and guesthouses

Business Online & SME Premium Insights from Electric Ireland

1,000 businesses a day benefit from Electric Ireland’s Business Online service helping manage their energy information

Gift House | Helping Hotels Increase Brand Visibility & Sales

Share your product offering on our platform free of charge for the first year

Flipdish | Digital Ordering System for Hotels - Special Introductory Offer

Start your journey to online ordering growth with Flipdish

Compton Solicitors - Reopening and Operating Your Hospitality Business

Practical guide covering a wider range of important developments and legal guidance relevant to hotels

Net Affinity Blog - Expert takes on current trends & developments

Everything you need to know about working in hotel and revenue management, digital marketing & sales

The very latest hotel trends, tips, and best practices from the experts

D-EDGE launches 'd-isplay' - hotels insights platform with complimentary on-demand content for hoteliers

How can hotels get 'Lean' in 2021?

Short Video: Delivering increased levels of guest satisfaction, empowering team members and improving your bottom line (13min)

Introducing MyDiageo - helping hotels get ready this summer

One-stop-shop for everything your hotel needs, from ordering stock online to increasing sales & growing your business.

Top Tips for Hotel Energy Efficiency from Electric Ireland

Be part of the change at electricireland.ie - check out these top tips for greater energy efficiency within your hotel

Emerging stronger together - Diageo Insights Video

Short Video: Key insights looking at hospitality market trends, consumers attitudes, events and occassions (7min)

Achieve significant reductions in your hotel energy costs

€55,000 in savings for hotel client over 24 month period through bill restructuring and rate negotiation on electricity

Creating the perfect drinks experience - Coca-Cola HBC Ireland

Check out some of our 'Perfect Serve' videos below for some bitesize inspiration

How smart messaging can satisfy pent-up demand - Guestline

Staycation and domestic markets - boosting guest confidence with smart and dynamic messaging online

Virtual & hybrid event trends - looking to the future with IMS

Allowing those taking part to meet in person but also communicate with those who cannot be there in person

Five must-haves for a luxury hotel bathroom experience

If you’re aiming to attract the guest who is looking for a luxury stay here are a few considerations that will help your hotel stand out from the crowd.

Is your hotel paying too much for Sky? Get a free consultation

SMRI have reviewed many hotels Sky charges, and changing contracts can result in annual savings of more than €4,000 in some cases - find out more

Snapfix Hotel Maintenance Solution - Free Usage Until You Re-open

Get immediate access Snapfix's platform and see why over 100 Irish hotels are using Snapfix to get things done

Emerging from lockdown and planning to reopen

Practical steps to take as you look to boost resilience and recovery in your business

Free Sample Pack & Dedicated Hotel Website 

New dedicated website for hotels - Hassle-free Print, Graphic Design & Digital Marketing

Fifty Shades Greener “Green Business” program

Do you want to reduce your carbon footprint and save your business money at the same time?


Key steps to reopening Ireland's hospitality sector - Bank of Ireland

Steps firms in the Irish hospitality sector need to consider as they prepare to roll out the red carpet and welcome guests

Serving up a Greener Energy Future to Hospitality

Flogas offers several energy solutions to help hospitality stay on track towards a greener future

IHF Innovation Series in association with Electric Ireland

Exploring the many ways hotels are innovating their product and guest experience in response to evolving customer expectations

Email Marketing: Capture and Retain the Staycation market

Staycations are trending! Short & long-term opportunities to generate revenue and drive loyalty with those guests.

A Masterclass in Digital Content from Net Affinity

Looking at different ways to refine your tone and streamline your content across your website, blog and on social media

Post-COVID hotel payments processing - top criteria to consider

Hoteliers should consider payment processes as important as room availability, rates and inventory - expert insights from Guestline

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