July 18, 2013

Rakuten ties up with Hilton Worldwide, Rakuten online hotel reservation has over 3 million room nights booked per month


Picture: Japanese customer ready to travel

“Japan is one of the world’s largest source markets for outbound tourism and represents a key strategic market for Hilton Worldwide,” ...This intermediary agreement with Hilton Worldwide is Rakuten Travel’s first direct system connection with an international hotel company outside of Japan.(Rakuten) As one of the largest online hotel reservation sites in Japan with over 3 million room nights booked per month" 



Source:
Hilton taps travel agency channel...
July 17th 2013
TTR Weekly