Articles tagged “accor”

Coronavirus

Hotel Industry Faces Omicron Variant With Concerns About Travel Bans

We’re still weeks away from knowing just how much of an impact the Omicron variant will have on the travel industry. But companies can already discern just how much of a role government can have in altering the course of recovery.

Hotel Industry Faces Omicron Variant With Concerns About Travel Bans

Hotels

Accor’s All-Inclusive Resort Growth Plan Strengthens Company Grip on Luxury

Accor is staying busy with brand rollouts and expansion into newer sectors like all-inclusive resorts, but make no mistake: This is all about elbowing out the competition to win over luxury customers.

Accor’s All-Inclusive Resort Growth Plan Strengthens Company Grip on Luxury

Hotels

Accor’s New Brand Says a Lot About the Future of Luxury Hotels

Yes, it’s easy to scoff at Accor launching yet another brand. But inking deals with independent luxury hotel owners requires a collection the Paris-based hotel company didn’t readily have in its line-up of more than 40 brands.

Accor’s New Brand Says a Lot About the Future of Luxury Hotels

Hotels

This Hotel CEO Sees a Niche for Cool Brands in Smaller Cities

Folks in small cities still have money to spend on trendy bars and restaurants. There’s a new playbook for high-end, lifestyle hotels that doesn’t require a massive, global city to usher in success.

This Hotel CEO Sees a Niche for Cool Brands in Smaller Cities
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Hospitality

Examining Accor’s Vision for Branded Residences

With robust growth even through the pandemic, Accor’s residential offerings across brands like Raffles, Fairmont, Sofitel, SLS, and many more have a bright future ahead — and an edge over competitors in the market.

Examining Accor’s Vision for Branded Residences

Airlines

United CEO Aims to Beat Margin-Leader Delta and 9 Other Top Travel Stories

In Skift's top stories this week, United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby says the airline will beat margin leader Delta Air Lines by improving the passenger experience, Accor executives explain why the hotel giant has struggled to make inroads in the U.S., and American Airlines CEO Doug Parker expresses confidence that business travel will return to pre-pandemic levels.

United CEO Aims to Beat Margin-Leader Delta and 9 Other Top Travel Stories

Business Travel

How Travel Companies Are Meeting the Needs of the Emerging Super Commuter

Frequent business travelers are typically offered the most flexible rates, but now workers tentatively returning to the office are being targeted.

How Travel Companies Are Meeting the Needs of the Emerging Super Commuter

Coronavirus

Why Accor Struggles to Gain Traction in the U.S.

Some sort of marriage, whether an outright acquisition or more of a loyalty alliance, is necessary to give Accor stronger footing in the U.S. But the pandemic didn't provide any opportunity to capitalize on takeover bargains.

Why Accor Struggles to Gain Traction in the U.S.

Hotels

China’s Choppy Hotel Recovery Sounds Warning Alarm for Global Developers

Even though the hotel industries in the U.S. and Europe have outperformed China in recent weeks, developers in these stronger markets should consider how their projects will be impacted by China’s closed borders remaining walled off.

China’s Choppy Hotel Recovery Sounds Warning Alarm for Global Developers

Hotels

Accor’s Lifestyle Ambition Shows Ancillary Revenue Isn’t Just for Airlines

Accor’s lifestyle hotels are more than a chic place to grab a drink or a bite to eat in your local neighborhood. They can be cash cows relative to some of their more mainstream sibling brands like Novotel.

Accor’s Lifestyle Ambition Shows Ancillary Revenue Isn’t Just for Airlines

Hotels

The Best of Daily Lodging Report for the Week Ending November 12

Asia's reopening continues at a glacial pace while analysts now think a full demand recovery in the U.S. isn't out of the question sometime next year.

The Best of Daily Lodging Report for the Week Ending November 12

Hotels

Hotel CEOs Make These Bold Predictions for 2022

The Delta variant didn’t evade major hotel companies from profitability on their most recent quarter. Barring some massive pandemic setback, many of these optimistic outlooks are possible.

Hotel CEOs Make These Bold Predictions for 2022