When it comes to pop-up ads, tactfulness and consideration are key.
Now available for viewing and download, the NextGuest Q4 2019 Whitepaper Edition: The Hotel Digital Marketers Whitepaper, covers current trends and industry insights hoteliers should be paying attention to in order to have a strong digital presence. The whitepaper takes a deep dive into strategies that will help to reach different audiences.
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Global business traveler sentiment concerning trip experiences improved modestly over last quarter, growing 0.4 points. Growth is highest among U.S. travelers which grew 5.7 points from last quarter. This suggests growing satisfaction with the overall travel experience. Most global travelers (68 percent) say they would travel more often if given the options.
YTD Sales Total $84.4 Billion as Passenger Trips Increase 2%
The number of hotel rooms in construction in Central and South America decreased 9% in October to 20,368.
In October, the number of hotel rooms in construction in the Caribbean and Mexico regions rose 16.8% to 30,809.
To assess how a change in the federal government per diem rates impact a lodging market, CBRE Hotels Research (CBRE) studied the Cobb County, Georgia market. Cobb County was chosen because in August of 2018 the GSA announced that it had designated Cobb County as new Non-Standard Area (NSA). In turn, the government per diem rate for Cobb Country dropped significantly for fiscal year 2019 which began in October 1, 2018.
Septembers 450,517 full-time equivalents (FTEs) was the highest employment total since March 2003 (458,598 FTEs).
In October, the Middle East reported a 5.7% year-over-year decrease in the number of hotel rooms in construction. Africa reported a 4% decrease in rooms in construction.