PhoCusWright In the News

PhoCusWright is one of the most quoted travel industry research firms in the world. Below is a sampling of press mentions.

Rajesh Magow From MakeMyTrip Is Excited About The $15 Million Innovation ...
Businessinsider India September 22, 2014
MakeMyTrip is a household name in most metros and large cities of India. People of India love to travel and MakeMyTrip is one of the preferred choices for them to make a reservation (for both airlines and hotels). Recently, MMT announced funding of $15 ...

Senior Director, Research - Location is flexible
Travel Weekly September 17, 2014
PhoCusWright is seeking a travel industry thought leader to join our dynamic and growing research organization. The senior director, research, will manage and contribute to research projects from concept to deliverable stages, including articles ...

4 Tips to Evaluate Hotel Mobile Strategies
Hospitality Technology September 15, 2014
Last year, Google Travel found that 25 percent of all online searches for travel came from a mobile device. People are already choosing to search on their mobile devices over a desktop computer in locations where both devices are likely available to ...

Why Trulia now wants to rent you a home
CNBC September 13, 2014
Some might point to a frothy venture capital market, but it's undeniable that Airbnb has disrupted the massive vacation rental market, which PhoCusWright valued at $23 billion in 2012. And with the share of online sales in the space doubling from 12 ...

How to Generate Real Customer Loyalty in the Travel Industry
Fox Business September 12, 2014
After attending PhoCusWright's Travel Innovation Summit in November, we noticed how appropriate the summit's theme of “cult of context” is in today's market. Travel organizations can no longer afford to be generic, or attempt to appeal to everyone.

Metasearch – Threat or Opportunity for Travel Suppliers?
Hospitality Net September 12, 2014
At the same time, initial research results from PhocusWright don't make encouraging reading for hoteliers. Indeed the study shows that metasearch drives 6% of online travel agencies' upstream traffic, yet just 1% of hotel brand traffic comes from ...

News Briefs Week of Aug 4 2014
Travel Weekly September 11, 2014
He is responsible for Northstar's Retail Group (Travel Weekly and TravelAge West), PhoCusWright, the Business Travel News Group, Your Travel Insider, Mountain Travel Symposium, Web in Travel and the retail travel group in Asia and China, including ...

Tavisca Solutions Among Top 32 Global Innovators at PhoCusWright 2014- The ...
SYS-CON Media (press release) September 09, 2014
Through a competitive and stringent selection process clarifi is shortlisted by PhoCusWright's expert analyst team as one of the top contenders at the PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit, taking place in Los Angeles, California, on Tuesday, November ...

Vegas and Orlando driving rise in hotel fees
Travel Weekly September 08, 2014
With PhoCusWright projecting that U.S. hotel revenue will total about $132 billion this year, surcharges account for about 1.8% of that total, which is far less than an item like an occupancy tax but still more than double what they were 11 years ago ...

Weekly Recap: Workiva in Google video, KC grad hits it big
Silicon Prairie News September 08, 2014
MowDo; Travefy CEO, David Chait, named to PhoCusWright's 35 Under 35 in Travel. — PRWeb; Nick Bowden, MindMixer CEO, blogs about “Why we raised $17 million.” — Medium; Borrow For Your Bump is featured in an article about maternity fashion.

Business travelers opt for homes on the road
USA TODAY September 05, 2014
A PhoCusWright study found that in 2011, the most recent year examined, 47% of business travelers said they tacked on vacation time to at least one of their work trips each year, and among those who worked for themselves, 53% combined a work trip with ...

Travefy CEO, David Chait, named to PhoCusWright's 35 Under 35 in Travel
PR Web (press release) September 02, 2014
Travefy, the easiest online and mobile group travel planner, announced today that Co-Founder & CEO David Chait has been named to PhoCusWright's 35 Under 35 as a part of the PhoCusWright Young Leaders Summit. The Young Leaders Summit ...

PhoCusWright:欧洲旅行者使用技术的五大趋势
中文互联网数据资讯中心 August 31, 2014
消费者科技的发展为欧洲旅游业创造了大量机会。移动设备重新定义了旅行者参与的数字化规则,为旅游公司刺激需求和拉动预订提供了新的方式。 PhoCusWright最新发布的研究《2014年欧洲旅行者技术调查报告》(以下简称“报 ...

Five major European traveller tech trends - think devices
Tnooz August 28, 2014
NB2: European technology and innovation as well as live research are just some of the things you'll experience in Dublin at PhoCusWright Europe in 2015. If you can't wait that long, then join us in Los Angeles, California USA, for The PhoCusWright ...

New PhoCusWright Research: APAC's Emerging Markets Pushing Region's ...
NewsMaker (press release) August 28, 2014
Although online travel penetration is increasing at a slower pace than in prior years, a new PhoCusWright study, "Asia Pacific Online Travel Overview Seventh Edition" (phocuswright.com/products/4396), shows that APAC's online bookings are skyrocketing ...

WIT's "Little Big 10" to examine trends changing travel
eTurboNews August 26, 2014
According to PhoCusWright, a sister company under the Northstar Travel Media umbrella, in 2012, online travel penetration was at 24% across the region, and is projected to grow to 29% by 2015. In 2012, Asia Pacific was also the world's largest regional ...