Articles tagged “trends”

Defining the Event Speaker of the Future and 9 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Defining the Event Speaker of the Future and 9 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in tourism news, we dove deep into meetings and events. What does the keynote speaker of the future look like, and how can conference planners leverage such an asset?

3 days ago

Midscale Hotel Brands Get Smarter and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Midscale Hotel Brands Get Smarter and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in hospitality, we saw midscale hotels getting more sophisticated about tech and design, which is great for the customer so long as the brand actually has a name.

3 days ago

Online Travel Agencies Battle Partners and 7 Other Digital Trends This Week

Online Travel Agencies Battle Partners and 7 Other Digital Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in digital news, besides TripAdvisor helping to identify a robocall scandal, we concentrated on online travel agencies jockeying for a bigger share of the market and trying to offer more things to more consumers.

4 days ago

The Low-Cost, Long-Haul Revolution and 8 Other Aviation Trends This Week

The Low-Cost, Long-Haul Revolution and 8 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in aviation, we thought about customer desires. Flyers want low-cost options, comfortable cabins, and probably flight attendants who aren't getting sick from their uniforms.

4 days ago

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The Motivations of European Travelers from Generation Z to Baby Boomers

The Motivations of European Travelers from Generation Z to Baby Boomers

Expedia Media Solutions + Skift

How can marketers target European travelers? The first step is understanding their behavior patterns and preferences across generations.

1 week ago

Flyers Love-Hate Cheap Fares and 7 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Flyers Love-Hate Cheap Fares and 7 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week we had airline loyalty on the brain. Most airlines are slashing loyalty perks except for the ultra-elite. Redeeming miles has never been so crazy and elusive.

1 week ago

Hotels Want Airbnb to Play Fair and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Hotels Want Airbnb to Play Fair and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in hospitality, Airbnb subtly got our attention. Much like Netflix crept up on Blockbuster, hotel CEOs are finally starting to recognize the threat.

1 week ago

TripAdvisor Returns to TV Advertising and 5 Other Digital Trends This Week

TripAdvisor Returns to TV Advertising and 5 Other Digital Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

This week in digital news, we took a long hard look at TripAdvisor. Our new research report examines how the company can diversify its revenue streams beyond hotels, then a shorter read on TripAdvisor's new TV ad campaign, which will keep rival Trivago on its toes.

2 weeks ago

Trump Will Tighten Cuba Travel Policies and 11 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Trump Will Tighten Cuba Travel Policies and 11 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow, Skift

Breaking news on Trump's Cuba policies dominated this week's tourism coverage. Earlier this week, Trump suffered a loss as his travel ban remains blocked by a U.S. Court of Appeals, but he plans to get his way in Cuba by restricting travel.

2 weeks ago

Hotel CEOs Push Back on Trump And 5 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Hotel CEOs Push Back on Trump And 5 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Daniel Peltier, Skift

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

2 weeks ago

Visit Florida Gets Funding Approval And 6 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Visit Florida Gets Funding Approval And 6 Other Tourism Trends This Week

Dan Peltier, Skift

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

2 weeks ago

Airlines CEOs See No Trump Slump and 5 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Airlines CEOs See No Trump Slump and 5 Other Aviation Trends This Week

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

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

3 weeks ago