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U.S. Online Travel Overview Report Thirteenth Edition: Hotels & Lodging

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US $1,250 €1005

U.S. hotels continued to outshine the industry as a whole in 2012. Increased marketing spend by suppliers and online travel agencies, the availability of vast and appealing content, and high mobile adoption are connecting with eager travelers of all stripes. Demand is up, and so are profits – but distribution decisions have become trickier than ever. U.S. Online Travel Overview Thirteenth Edition: Hotel & Lodging sizes the total and online hotel markets, delves into current and projected channel dynamics, and provides comprehensive analysis and market forecasting through 2015.
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Report | Published: December 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

U.S. Online Travel Overview Report Thirteenth Edition

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US $2,495 €2007

After back-to-back years at or near double-digit growth, the U.S. travel market hit a plateau in 2012 and is projected to climb, though slowly, in 2013. Economic uncertainty in the next few years will turn the travel market into a tug-of-war between travelers searching hard for bargains and companies keeping prices up to stay afloat amid intense competition. U.S. Online Travel Overview Thirteenth Edition provides sizing and analysis of the U.S. total and online travel markets by segment and channel, including mobile. The report also explores market context by highlighting the consumer and technology dynamics driving various trends and presenting a comprehensive five-year view of the U.S. travel landscape for 2011-2015.
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Report | Published: November 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

Hotel Revenue Management in 2013 - More Art Than Science?

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US $350 €282

Hotels are complex, hybrid operations that combine the challenges of real estate development and labor-intensive service delivery. Revenue managers must balance directives that are often in direct conflict with one another. This article outlines the challenges faced by hotel revenue managers and highlights the market changes that are putting their traditional strategies to the test.
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Spotlight | Published: November 2013
Free For: Innovation Subscribers

Travel Distribution 2018: A Look Ahead

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US $250 €201

This Analysis aggregates insights and predictions from a range of Phocuswright analysts, and then presents a cohesive picture of what travel distribution will look like five years from now. Analysis covers the entire travel value chain in 2018 - Imagine, Learn, Shop, Book, Experience and Share - from the standpoint of travelers as well as travel suppliers and intermediaries.
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Analysis | Published: October 2013
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Online Travel Agencies 2Q13 and 1H13: Priceline Closes the Gap at Home, Dominates Overseas

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US $450 €362

Headwinds, changes and new initiatives came from all directions in the second quarter of 2013. But global online travel agencies (OTAs) - Expedia, Orbitz and Priceline - as well as the public OTAs in Asia Pacific (APAC), continue to exhibit strong growth amid a challenging environment.
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Data Point | Published: October 2013
Free For: European, Global, and Asia Pacific Subscribers

Payment Unsettled:Cost Opportunity and Disruption in Travel's Complex Payment Landscape

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US $695 €559

Once the traveler's wallet is out, an efficient, effective payment experience - or lack of one - can make the difference between winning and losing a sale. New technology and heightened consumer expectations quickly forced travel companies to deliver better branding, services and communication. Amid the hustle for image, however, the parallel imperative for payment improvements fell to the wayside. Now the industry must face the challenges that lie behind the curtain.
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Report | Published: October 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

U.S. Skier and Ski Traveler Report

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US $995 €800

Skiers and snowboarders are a unique bunch – passionate about the slopes, excited to share their experiences, and busy planning their next ski adventure the minute the last one ends. They also happen to be a travel marketer's dream demographic: young, tech-savvy, and flush with disposable income that they're happy to spend on complex ski trips. Phocuswright's U.S. Ski and Ski Traveler Report digs into the details about this crowd, providing valuable insight about their behavior, attitudes, and motivations, including their shopping and buying habits. It also highlights the differences between skiers from various geographical regions, enabling marketers to tailor their strategies to the customers they want to attract.
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Report | Published: July 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

Staying Local: A Study of the U.S. Road Traveler

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US $995 €800

Finally, the nitty-gritty on the quintessential American vacation: Phocuswright's Staying Local: A Study of the U.S. Road Traveler provides a comprehensive view of dynamic trends in the U.S. domestic drive market – including travel incidence, trip frequency and duration, and travel expenditure – and illuminates the travel planning process to find out what makes road travelers tick. What motivates their destination decisions? What divides advance planners from spontaneous ones? Is offering local deals a good deal for travel companies?
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Report | Published: July 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

Online Travel Agencies 1Q13: Domestic Pressures Persist, While Overseas Growth Holds

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US $350 €282

U.S. online travel agencies started 2013 with a bang – the top three public OTAs achieved considerable collective growth in the first quarter, thanks to healthy demand in overseas markets. Growth at home, however, continues to slow.
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Data Point | Published: July 2013
Free For: European, Global, and Asia Pacific Subscribers

Technology Spend Survey

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US $350 €282

Travel and tourism is one of the largest industries in the world, and technology is what drives travel commerce. Phocuswright conducted a survey to better understand how travel companies allocate their technology budgets. This Spotlight examines the results of the research, highlighting travel companies' investments in online travel distribution, smartphone and tablet apps, social media, Big Data, security, cloud computing and more.
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Spotlight | Published: May 2013
Free For: Innovation Subscribers