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Travel Innovation and Technology Trends: 2014 and Beyond

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US $500 €372

In 2014, travel companies hold the power to introduce the next generation of technology-based services. Big data, new distribution channels, social media, and a focus on customer service are redefining travel. Despite the excitement of so many possible directions, companies will ensure their future in the travel marketplace by addressing technology needs wisely - not just boldly adopting The Next Big Thing.
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Spotlight | Published: May 2014
Free For: Innovation Subscribers

U.S. Consumer Travel Report Sixth Edition

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US $1,495 €1113

In the past three years, U.S. consumer travel has had trouble catching up with the nation's overall economic recovery. But after a long, stressful period of watching every dollar and forgoing vacation, travelers took off in 2013, finally treating themselves to the rest and relaxation they'd been craving - and providing the travel industry with a sorely needed boost. PhoCusWright's U.S. Consumer Travel Report Sixth Edition is designed to help travel companies make the most of the bright years on the horizon by offering longitudinal analysis of consumer leisure travel behavior, consumption of major travel products, and the trip planning process.
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Report | Published: May 2014
Free For: Global Subscribers

The Mobile Travel Landscape: A Multi-Region Spotlight

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US $650 €484

Travelers' expectations for mobile continue to rise worldwide, but the specific ways consumers use mobile devices for travel vary by region and market. This article examines the current state of mobile adoption and mobile travel development across three regions – Asia Pacific, Europe and the U.S. – and offers details on device usage, traveler behavior, innovation, and strategies from key travel companies in each region.
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Spotlight | Published: April 2014
Free For: Innovation Subscribers

Mobile Web Applications in Hospitality

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US $350 €261

The rapidly expanding base of mobile devices - smartphones and tablets - is changing consumer behavior across a range of activities, and this has significant implications for the hospitality industry. This Analysis highlights mobile trends in hospitality and compares the features, pros and cons of mobile websites versus native applications (apps) for hotels.
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Analysis | Published: December 2013
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Payment Unsettled: Cost Opportunity and Disruption in Travel's Complex Payment Landscape

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US $695 €517

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 €741

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

India Online Travel Overview Sixth Edition: Rail and Hotel Steal the Spotlight

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US $695 €517

While India breezed through the global financial crisis of 2009, the country's economy – along with its travel market – buckled to global economic pressures in 2012. The rupee dropped in value, hotels took a hit, and airlines – the market's biggest segment – face ongoing industry woes. Despite weak market dynamics, however, India's travel market remains resilient and will not take long to regain full steam. Total travel gross bookings in 2012 experienced healthy growth on a local currency basis, and the explosive increases expected for online hotel and rail bookings in the next three years are nothing short of incredible.
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Report | Published: June 2013
Free For: Global and Asia Pacific Subscribers

Travel Innovation and Technology Trends: 2013 and Beyond

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US $500 €372

Thanks to new technologies that can sift through the practically limitless amounts of data in cyberspace, shrewd use of such data will be the key factor in determining which travel companies succeed or fail in the years to come. Companies hoping to stay competitive also need to accommodate travelers with device-agnostic access to information, address specific traveler needs with targeted offers, and take advantage of cloud computing to streamline their own business operations.
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Spotlight | Published: May 2013
Free For: Innovation Subscribers

U.S. Consumer Travel Report Fifth Edition

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US $1,495 €1113

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

Travel Innovation: The State of Startups 2005-2012

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US $795 €592

PhoCusWright has consistently chronicled the evolution of online travel, technology and innovation. Since 2008, The Travel Innovation Summit@The PhoCusWright Conference has showcased well over 100 startups and travel industry innovators. This Spotlight examines more than 500 startups founded and funded since 2005, tracking the companies, categories and regions that have attracted the most attention (and capital) during this period.
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Spotlight | Published: April 2013
Free For: Innovation Subscribers