Can Spaceships and Startups Attract Conventions to Albuquerque?

Albuquerque has a great opportunity to take advantage of New Mexico's high-tech knowledge base and the glam appeal of Virgin Galactic, but it needs to separate its messaging between the leisure and group markets.

5 Takeaways from JetBlue’s Earnings Call

JetBlue is an airline on the move. But will it eventually expand to Europe? It could happen - and relatively soon.

New Skift Trends Report: Decoding Use Cases for Virtual Reality in Travel

The opportunities in virtual reality for applications in travel marketing are very real. But targeting audiences and creating effective content for this nascent technology requires bold creativity and a deeper understanding of its limitations, channels, and learning from the mistakes of others.

How Much It Pays to Book Direct Depends on the Hotel Brand

Not all hotel loyalty member rates are created equal, and it pays to read the fine print.

How United Airlines Is Turning Value Flyers Into First-Class Customers

Can we now say that the radical evolution of loyalty and premium upgrade is nearly complete?

For Web Redesign, EasyJet Looks To E-Commerce Firms for Inspiration

Given how crummy some airline websites are, it makes sense EasyJet is not looking to competitors for digital inspiration.

5 New Travel Startups Banking on Messaging and Artificial Intelligence

Messaging isn't moving through the travel industry as fast as some would make you believe given only a few major brands have hopped on this trend. It is growing, however, and the startup sector is one that shouldn't be ignored when considering where this technology will come from.

9 Priorities as Millennials and Gen Z Move to the Front of the Plane

Airlines are in the process of radically rethinking their premium class offerings. They should not forget about the next generation of passengers.

Taxis Versus Ridesharing and 9 Other Tourism Trends This Week

These are the tourism trends we were talking about this week.

Yotel’s Business Model and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

These are the hospitality trends we were talking about this week.