AccorHotels Group has partnered Samsung
Electronics to roll out Samsung’s Smart Hospitality Display
technology across AccorHotels’ properties spanning 92 countries.
As the preferred display provider for
AccorHotels, Samsung’s UHD displays will be available in guest
rooms and common areas, including lobbies, bars and restaurants.
The technology upgrade will provide
AccorHotels’ on-site staff with all-in-one tools and extended
flexibility to deliver a tailored and visually-compelling guest
“We are excited to partner with AccorHotels to
transform the hotel experience and provide our innovative
hospitality solutions to even more global consumers,” said Seog-gi
Kim, Senior Vice President of the Enterprise Business Team, Visual
Display Business at Samsung Electronics. “Our hospitality
solutions and industry-leading expertise enable recognized global
hoteliers to offer world-class in-room entertainment technology to
better differentiate and strengthen their hotel brands in a highly
The partnership also enables AccorHotels’
properties, including the Sofitel, Pullman, Novotel, Mercure and
ibis global brands, among others, to have access to an array of
intuitive and premium hotel solutions.
Among them is Samsung’s
Lynk Hospitality Management technology, which creates a more
convenient and pleasurable guest experience through home
Through the Lynk Hospitality Management platform,
guests and staff receive greater control over different aspects of
hotel and in-room environments, ranging from room lighting and
energy use to personal services and workflow management.
Additionally, the partnership will facilitate the implementation
of a cloud-based wireless printing solution as well as digital
content including video-on-demand (VOD) and streaming platforms.
The preferred supplier agreement further extends AccorHotels and
Samsung’s partnership to introduce modern and
technologically-connected hotel concepts across the world.
companies have also unveiled plans to design and build an experimental
hotel in Seoul, South Korea, featuring state-of-the-art technology
and multi-point connectivity for a more interactive guest
“AccorHotels is committed to offering all of our
guests-whether they stay with us for business or leisure--a hotel
experience that meets their expectations and needs, particularly
when it comes to technology and connectivity," said Vivek
Badrinath, Deputy CEO for AccorHotels. "Partnering with Samsung
Electronics, the leader in the digital display sector, underscores
this commitment and helps to differentiate our offering with
exceptional technology products and services that our customers
can enjoy before, during and after their stay”
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