D-EDGE, a digital solutions provider for the hospitality industry, has entered a partnership with online merchant, PayPal, to create a better way to pay for a booking from any device.
In most of today’s e-commerce business, payment is done at the time of purchase — not at the time of consumption. This practice constitutes one of the main impediments to revenue growth for hoteliers due to its negative effects:
To cope with these issues, hoteliers should encourage payment at the time of booking and widen the form of payment accepted. It would also be the response to the growing demand from the end travelers: 59% of them will book somewhere again if they are able to pay quickly the first time.
D-EDGE and PayPal have partnered to enable hoteliers to accept payments quickly on their hotel website, from almost anywhere around the world, in a secure manner. It also enables hoteliers who do not have a PayPal account to create theirs in a few minutes and manage it directly from their D-EDGE platform.
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