Wix relaunches its hotel solution, now powered by HotelRunner, providing a comprehensive platform built for the hospitality industry

NEW YORKWix.com Ltd. (NASDAQ: WIX), a leading global SaaS platform for creating, managing and growing an online presence, today announced the relaunch of its new solution for the hospitality industry. Wix partnered with HotelRunner, a comprehensive platform designed to support all hosting companies, to redevelop Wix Hotels. The new platform is a significant enhancement to the existing solution and includes a complete set of professional tools for every touch point needed to launch, manage and grow a hospitality business of any size and maximize revenue.

Wix’s comprehensive online platform, combined with HotelRunner’s comprehensive travel technology, gives users the ability to create a website, manage their property, guests, reservations, and sales channels, all from one platform. Whether running a bed and breakfast, boutique hotel, hotel chain, vacation rental, resort, or single accommodation, business owners are equipped with the operational tools they need to efficiently run their online and offline business. installations.

Benefits for Wix Hotels by HotelRunner users include:

  • Connect to leading online sales channels and travel agencies like Booking.com, Expedia, Hotelbeds and Airbnb that can help increase revenue.
  • Receive direct reservations and secure payments from your website
  • Manage rates and availability with easy-to-use calendars on a single, trusted platform to manage reservations and keep all inventory in sync while implementing complex pricing and revenue management strategies.
  • Real-time inventory updates across all sales channels
  • Manage front desk operations, including check-ins and check-outs
  • Manage policies and taxes, offer extras, promotions, deals and coupons, engage with guests and promote your property on sales channels through the channel manager.

“We are constantly improving our offering to provide business owners with a complete solution for any type of business, and we are delighted to relaunch our hotel solution for the hotel and tourism industry.” said Ronny Elkayam, SVP Mobile, App Market and Strategic Products at Wix. “As travel has begun to increase in the post-pandemic era, we are seeing an increase in demand for digitization in the hotel and hospitality industry and we are proud to have developed a robust solution for these businesses and grow the addressable . market. Wix has invested resources in building the right infrastructure to support private businesses and large franchises, both for restaurants and hotels, and this new partnership with HotelRunner is another step in creating the ideal solution for businesses to manage their Wix operations. efficiently and grow. .”

“HotelRunner has been innovating for more than a decade to build a bigger travel economy. Wix Hotels by HotelRunner has been developed by leveraging both companies’ deep expertise in both travel and technology and positioning our award-winning platform, recognized globally by major players in the travel industry, as its foundation.” said Ali Beklen, co-founder and managing partner of HotelRunner. “Our unique partnership with Wix will be the driving force that takes the hospitality and tourism industries to the next level by accelerating digital transformation. Thousands of accommodation properties around the world will benefit from an affordable and comprehensive suite of products, thanks to the new Wix Hotels by HotelRunner.” added Arden Agopyan, co-founder and managing partner of HotelRunner.

Wix Hotels by HotelRunner is in beta with a gradual rollout first in English and later in other languages. Existing users of the Wix Hotels solution will switch to the new solution after the beta version. To sign up for the beta version, click here.

About Wix.com Ltd.

Wix is ​​a leading platform for creating, managing, and growing a digital presence. What started as a website builder in 2006 is now a complete platform that provides users with enterprise-grade performance, security, and a reliable infrastructure. Offering a wide range of business and commerce solutions, advanced SEO, and marketing tools, Wix enables users to fully own their brand, their data, and their customer relationships. With a focus on continuous innovation and the delivery of new features and products, anyone can create a powerful digital presence to fulfill their dreams at Wix.

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About Hotel Runner

HotelRunner is a SaaS-enabled unified sales, operations and distribution management platform and B2B network for lodging, travel agencies and payment providers. HotelRunner has thousands of travel agency and lodging partners around the world. HotelRunner is a Booking.com Premier Connectivity Partner, Expedia Elite Connectivity Partner, Airbnb Software Partner, Agoda Innovative Provider, Oracle Gold, Hotelbeds and Google Hotel Ads Strategic Partner.

To learn more about HotelRunner, visit our website.

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