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Destination Unknown: How U.S. and European Travelers Decide Where to Go 2013

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US $995 €720

During trip planning, travelers are influenced by a complex interplay of channels, websites and devices. While traditional points of influence, such as brick-and-mortar outlets, still hold sway, online resources far outweigh offline ones - both in influence and number. The challenge for suppliers, then, is to create a trusted brand that stays top of mind and lightens the traveler's load during the selection process. Destination Unknown: How U.S. and European Travelers Decide Where to Go 2013 illuminates the myriad factors involved in leisure travel decision-making and compares the process in four key markets: the U.S., the U.K., Germany and France.
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Report | Published: February 2014
Free For: European and Global Subscribers

Traveler Technology Survey 2013

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US $995 €720

Today's travelers are typically within arm's reach of one or more web-enabled devices, whether they are using desktops and laptops at home or work, or mobile technology such as smartphones and tablets on the go. Increasingly, travelers expect their mobile experiences to have the same speed and functionality as the desktop web, and want to use their devices to plan their vacations, navigate busy airports and explore new destinations. PhoCusWright's Traveler Technology Survey 2013 presents a comprehensive view of the devices travelers currently own and use, and general trends in mobile web activity. In addition, the report addresses how travelers use social network platforms like Facebook and Twitter to plan their trips and share their travel experiences.
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Report | Published: January 2014
Free For: Innovation Subscribers

U.S. Online Travel Overview Report Thirteenth Edition

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US $2,495 €1806

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

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

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US $995 €720

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

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

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US $995 €720

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

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

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US $350 €253

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 €1082

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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US $350 €253

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

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US $1,295 €937

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

Traveler Technology Survey 2012

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US $995 €720

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