Articles tagged “trends roundups”

Airlines Test Adding Metasearch and 6 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Airlines Test Adding Metasearch and 6 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in aviation, when it comes to online travel agencies, some carriers figure they'll join 'em, not beat 'em. We'll see if the airlines get the direct bookings they seek.

9 hours ago

Hotel CEO Views on Homesharing and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Hotel CEO Views on Homesharing and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, the industry approaches a moment of truth: How can hotels hate and also participate in short-term rentals? Another long-term challenge: mastering sustainable practices.

12 hours ago

The Future of American Road Trips and 10 Other Tourism Trends This Week

The Future of American Road Trips and 10 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in tourism, we were more domestic than usual. Americans won't travel without their beloved mobile devices, and check out our three-part deep dive on how the American road trip is evolving alongside tours, destinations, hotels, vehicles, and consumer behavior.

1 day ago

Yelp’s Antitrust Drive and 8 Other Digital Trends This Week

Yelp’s Antitrust Drive and 8 Other Digital Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in digital news, Yelp wants to see tighter regulation of Google's business practices, which has real implications for travel and restaurants. And don't miss two interviews leading up to Skift Tech Forum on the payments revolution and the hype of big data.

2 days ago

Highest Earning Hotel CEOs and 8 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Highest Earning Hotel CEOs and 8 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week, we examined the compensation of hotel CEOs and found that a now-disgraced executive ended up on top again. Meanwhile, a private equity firm ended its long relationship with Hilton.

1 week ago

United Executive Departure and 7 Other Aviation Trends This Week

United Executive Departure and 7 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

United Airlines lost another executive this week, further complicating CEO Oscar Munoz's life. It makes the story of untidy United flight attendants sound like the least of his problems.

1 week ago

TripAdvisor Bets on Activities and 8 Other Digital Trends This Week

TripAdvisor Bets on Activities and 8 Other Digital Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

Once again this week we heard of the mighty potential of tours and activities, this time from TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer. Meanwhile, personalization continues to be a theme on the minds of many travel executives these days.

1 week ago

Caribbean’s New Marketing Campaign and 7 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Caribbean’s New Marketing Campaign and 7 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

The Caribbean sent a message loud and clear this week that it won't be held back by hurricanes. It's launching its first regional tourism campaign in years just in time for this year's storm season. In other environmental news, some companies are still trying to figure out the best ways to get tourist on board with eco-friendly practices.

1 week ago

Consumer Payments That Bypass Credit Cards and 4 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Consumer Payments That Bypass Credit Cards and 4 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in aviation, we were mired in back-end tech issues, wondering how airlines can change the way they distribute inventory and accept payments.

2 weeks ago

Marriott’s Homesharing Pilot and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Marriott’s Homesharing Pilot and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in hospitality, Marriott seems confident about its homesharing pilot program, and don't miss a new podcast on Accor's acquisition strategy.

2 weeks ago

Disney’s New Worlds and 9 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Disney’s New Worlds and 9 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in tourism news, we analyzed earnings from Disney and SeaWorld, and TUI has big ambitions when it comes to the fragmented world of booking tours and activities.

2 weeks ago

Priceline’s Global Ambitions and 10 Other Digital Trends This Week

Priceline’s Global Ambitions and 10 Other Digital Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in digital news, we delivered two stories on Priceline's past and future, and we're gearing up for Skift Tech Forum with a new interview series.

2 weeks ago