George Eggins

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Mobile to Represent Over One Quarter of U.S. Online Travel Market by 2015

U.S. travel market growth has slowed slightly this year, as the country's sluggish economic recovery takes its toll. Yet the staggering pace of …

Hotels Fuel U.S. OTA Growth as Air Bookings Decline

U.S. online travel agencies (OTAs) have long relied on airline tickets as the cornerstone of their business. But sliding air bookings are now forcing …

Mobile, OTAs Drive Growth as European Travel Market Reaches New Heights

Europe's travel market is forging ahead with renewed vigor as the region's travel bookings reach record highs. According to an upcoming Phocuswright</i> …

Europe's OTA Market Ripe for Consolidation as Booking, Expedia Battle for Share

Europe's fragmented online travel agency (OTA) market is giving way to consolidation as pan-European OTAs rapidly gobble up market share. According …

For Travel Advertisers, It's All About the Data

As digital advertising spend continues to climb, robust targeting technology is helping travel companies get more bang for their digital buck. The …

Post-Recession Hangover Lingers for Travelers in the U.S. and Europe

Although the U.S. and many countries in Europe have officially put the global economic recession behind them, consumer travel indicators remain …

Top Five Trends in Hospitality for 2014 [Infographic]

Kendall’s School of Hospitality Management, ranked by an <i>ORC International– 2013 Survey</i> as the No. 1 program in Chicago for preparing students for …

Digital Marketing Trends & Predictions for 2014 | MarTech

I realize there’s some repetition here with some of the posts I’ve been sharing on where I believe marketers need to focus their attention this year… …

Phocuswright Announces the Next Generation of Groundbreaking Travel Innovators: Phocuswright

Travel industry research authority Phocuswright Inc. has announced the award winners of <i>The Travel Innovation Summit</i>, held on Nov. 19, the first day …

Innovation

Moneyed, Mobile & Massive: China's New Traveler Class [INFOGRAPHIC]

Nearly ubiquitous adoption of web-enabled mobile devices in China is setting the stage for rapid growth in mobile travel bookings over the next few …

Mobile Travel Strategy Shakeup Ahead as Tablet Adoption Nears 50%

Move over smartphone, there's a new mobile disruptor in town. Tablet adoption is skyrocketing among U.S. leisure travelers, triggering dramatic …

Travel and Tourism in A Fast-Changing World: New Trends for 2014

Euromonitor International released today the 2013 World Travel Market Global Trends Report at World Travel Market (WTM), the leading event for travel …

2014 Spa Trends Report

Aromatherapy: Scent with Intent<p>Refreshing water with slices of citrus and white fluffy robes - these are the simple amenities spa visitors have come …

Top Five Trends in Hospitality for 2014

<b>1. Global Going Strong: International Knowledge in Demand</b><p>According to the World Travel & Tourism Council, the Travel and Tourism industry is …