No word yet on exactly how the Marriott-Starwood linkup is likely to affect the points programs, but Starwood’s SPG is touted as one of the crown jewels of the merger. So many of its features are probably going to be part of whatever new loyalty program Marriott cooks up, including perhaps some form of SPG Business. Until that happens, enrolled companies can enjoy discounted rates, easy-to-use tools and perks for their business travelers like bonus Starpoints, room upgrades and late checkout at more than 1,100 properties worldwide.
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