2 December 2014

Accor hotels to deliver newspapers and magazines digitally in 2015

Accor, in partnership with PressReader is making a new free-of-charge information delivery service available in all Group hotels by the first quarter of 2015. This commitment is part of Accor’s Leading Digital Hospitality plan, which aims at integrating and redesigning digital at every step of the customer journey.

With Accor Press by PressReader, customers of the group’s hotels can read more than 3,000 international and local newspapers and magazines on their smartphone, laptop or tablet, in every digital environment (iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows).

Accor Press by PressReader is accessible via hotel’s Wi-Fi for guests to download articles, newspapers and magazines, and then read them whenever and wherever they wish. This digital platform is intuitive, customisable and offers various features such as content sharing on social media, online commenting, content translation into 17 languages, and more.

Accor offers 470,000 rooms in 3,600 hotels across 14 trusted brands in 92 countries. The Accor brands include Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery, Grand Mercure, and The Sebel in the luxury-upscale segment; midscale names such as Novotel, Suite Novotel, Mercure and Adagio, and in the economy segment, ibis, ibis Styles, ibis budget, adagio access and hotelF1.