Articles tagged “sandals”

Hotels

Sandals Dismissive of Marriott Threat and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

In Skift's top travel stories this week, we covered Marriott's arrival in Sandals' all-inclusive sandbox, travel manager fears over consolidation, and a startup deal on hotel automation.

Sandals Dismissive of Marriott Threat and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Coronavirus

Why the Business of All-Inclusive Resorts Will Never Be the Same

Luxury all-inclusive resorts may be optimistic about the future post-pandemic, but profits will come alongside heightened green challenges. Then there's an increasingly demanding, socially conscious consumer. Can the resorts return to their former stature as the fast-growing sector of accommodations?

Why the Business of All-Inclusive Resorts Will Never Be the Same

Media and PR

Travel Brands Doubled U.S. TV Advertising in July

The most popular travel ads on TV in the United States in July were aspirational, but they also emphasized booking flexibility and low pricing. Pandemic formulations.

Travel Brands Doubled U.S. TV Advertising in July

Hotels

Choice Hotels Won June on U.S. TV Among All Travel Advertisers

"The Open Road Is Open Again." With that message to tap Americans' pent-up demand to get the hell out of the house and escape lockdowns, Choice Hotels went big on U.S. TV and was the most-seen brand. Being in the right place at an opportune moment helps, but backing it up with effective creative wins the month.

Choice Hotels Won June on U.S. TV Among All Travel Advertisers

Coronavirus

Theme Parks and Resorts Lead the Pack of Coronavirus-Tinged Travel TV Ad Spenders

When Silk Way West Airlines, a cargo airline from Azerbaijan, is the third-leading airline advertiser on U.S. television, you know coronavirus has turned the world upside down. Online travel websites, hotels, airlines, and cruise lines are still largely dark.

Theme Parks and Resorts Lead the Pack of Coronavirus-Tinged Travel TV Ad Spenders

Hotels

Sandals Resorts Explores $4.5 Billion Sale in Booming All-Inclusive Market

With Marriott recently expanding into the all-inclusive market, the sector is clearly having a moment. What better way to exploit this new attention than by initiating a sales process. Sandals Resorts will be hoping it can secure a high price.

Sandals Resorts Explores $4.5 Billion Sale in Booming All-Inclusive Market

Hotels

Interview: How Sandals CEO Built His Version of the All-Inclusive Experience

Sandals Resorts has been one of leaders behind the changing perception of all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean due to a focus on luxury product and services, social media, and local travel experiences.

Interview: How Sandals CEO Built His Version of the All-Inclusive Experience

Online Travel

5 Travel Brands Winning on Social Media for the Week Ending June 6, 2014

Celebrate the people who make your brand human, share striking images, and offer contests to deepen your fans' considerations to convert them into trackable actions.

5 Travel Brands Winning on Social Media for the Week Ending June 6, 2014

Hotels

Sandals Launches Playful Campaign to Gain 250,000 Facebook “Likes”

There's no doubt that Sandals will reach 250K "Likes" and it will have boosted the adventurous side of its brand in the process. Those guests that the campaign risks ostracizing with a cursing CEO are probably not on YouTube to see it.

Sandals Launches Playful Campaign to Gain 250,000 Facebook “Likes”