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

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US $995 €876

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 €308

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
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U.S. Vacation Rentals 2009 - 2014: A Market Reinvented

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US $995 €876

Vacation rentals now account for more than one fifth of the U.S. lodging industry, based on room revenue. Rapid advancement is altering the competitive landscape, enabling property management companies to run their rental operations with greater savvy and sophistication, empowering individual homeowners to market and rent their vacation homes directly, and improving the shopping and booking experience. This report represents a comprehensive study of the U.S. vacation rental marketplace, including sizing, key segmentation, challenges, opportunities and trends.
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Report | Published: May 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

Technology Spend Survey

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US $350 €308

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

Digital Technologies in Travel: Light at the End of the Funnel?

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US $350 €308

Online tools, technologies and apps have already become integral parts of the travel industry and the typical consumer's decision-making path. But how effective are digital technologies at moving the needle on travel buying behavior, and do they help brands foster deeper relationships with travelers? This Analysis examines the impact of and differences between key digital technologies used in travel, including mobile, location-based services, personalization technology and more.
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Analysis | Published: May 2013
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U.S. Consumer Travel Report Fifth Edition

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US $1,495 €1316

While the U.S. economy showed clear signs of recovery in 2012, there were enough mixed signals to make vacation decisions difficult for many Americans. Through a longitudinal analysis, Phocuswright's U.S. Consumer Travel Report Fifth Edition examines traveler behavior along each step of the travel planning process - from the media travelers rely on to make destination and product decisions, to the channels they use to book and share their trip experiences. Key metrics include frequency and duration of trips, travel expenditure and travel component purchases, and travel intentions for the coming year.
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Report | Published: April 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

Geo-Services: Key Drivers and Technologies

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Geographic data and maps are critical components of daily life for people and businesses alike. Today, services based on digital maps and geographic data have become embedded in modern culture. This Spotlight explores the evolution and current status of geo-services, including its underlying foundational elements, and examines various businesses that use geo-services to deliver personal services and rich experiences.
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Spotlight | Published: March 2013
Free For: Innovation Subscribers

U.S. Mobile Travel Report: Market Sizing and Consumer Trends

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US $1,295 €1140

Nearly two thirds of U.S. online travelers now own a smartphone, one third own a tablet and nearly a fourth own both. Rapid adoption of mobile devices among travelers is impacting every phase of the travel process, and mobile is becoming the new battleground for travel companies seeking to grow market share. This report provides a detailed assessment of the U.S. mobile travel market, including consumer behavior trends, mobile market sizing and projections for key travel segments.
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Report | Published: February 2013
Free For: Global Subscribers

The GDSs Enable Innovation

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US $450 €396

Although GDSs have a history of being slow to innovate, recent initiatives by all three of the major players are providing travel agencies and other users with fresh capabilities outside the walled garden of old.
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Spotlight | Published: December 2012
Free For: Innovation Subscribers

Traveler Technology Survey 2012

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Until recently, travel companies' online strategies could be comfortably confined to the desktop web. However, the explosion in consumer electronics, mobile technology and social media have transformed the online experience, making it extremely challenging to address the market with a single, mainstream strategy. Mobile devices, tablets and still-evolving social platforms have changed the way travelers connect, plan and share their experiences. Phocuswright's Traveler Technology Survey 2012 provides travel companies and marketers a comprehensive view of how the latest devices, mobile functionality and social networks are shaping the consumer travel planning process.
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Report | Published: December 2012
Free For: Innovation Subscribers