Articles tagged “shopping”

Singapore Tries to Compete for Chinese Tourists With Shopping-Themed Week

Tourism boards for numerous countries are wooing Chinese tourists. The challenge is how do countries differentiate themselves on a long-term basis.

4 weeks ago

Chinese Tourists See Brexit Vote and Pound Decline as One Big ‘Sale’ Sign

While we don't have Burberry on our shopping list, we look forward to feeling less squeezed this summer when we visit London. It's a feeling that most visitors have practically forgotten.

4 months ago


How Online Travel Can Find the Middle Ground Between Ads and Booking

In the age of smarter segmentation and targeting, utilitarian and comparison shopping ads no longer have to impact conversions.

5 months ago


Search Isn’t Just on Search Engines Anymore, and Google Knows It

Travel brands can learn two things from Google's recent moves: brands are the new king of search, and personalized site experiences include ads.

5 months ago


Focusing Only on Conversions is a Big Mistake for Travel Sites

Don't get caught on the defensive - lines between transactional and on-site media revenues are blurring.

5 months ago


How Savvy Travel Brands Embrace Comparison Shopping

There’s $2 billion of opportunity for travel brands that give cross-shopping customers what they want - even when they’re not ready to buy.

5 months ago

Another Luxury Retail Brand Cites Tourism Spending as Reason for Slump

Tourists aren't stupid. When money's tight, the trip counts more than the shopping for luxury goods they don't really need.

6 months ago

Las Vegas Tourists Are Spending More Money and Staying Longer

There are no better words to a tourism bureau than "staying longer, spending more."

6 months ago

Luxury Retailers See Weaker 2016 Due to Drops in Tourism

As shopping declines, so does tax revenue in cities that have come to rely on tourism's positive economic impact.

7 months ago

Strong Dollar Is Bad News for Macy’s International Shoppers

There were a few golden years of international tourism retail in the U.S. As the dollar picks up speed, these boom times are receding.

12 months ago

The New Shopping Experiences Tourists Expect From Iconic Destinations

No two tourists' shopping behaviors are alike and from tailored shopping tours to in-room services targeting specific groups and interests the mission to drive trip spending has only just begun.

1 year ago

New Shopping Magazine Targets Chinese Tourists Returning to the U.S.

Rather than looking for Chinese travelers dreaming of a U.S. trip or trying to rope them in, Galerie's serious about going where the money is with repeat travelers even though its distribution model presents a lot of challenges.

1 year ago