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Hotel Overbooking and Cooperation with Third-Party Websites
Hotels cooperate with third-party websites to enhance their competitive position and attain sustainable development in the era of e-commerce. Furthermore, hotel managers overbook to hedge against last-minute cancellations ...
The Debate Regarding Profitability: Hotel Unit and Hotel Brand Revenue and Profit Relationships
(Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2006)
The research note explores a debate in the hotel industry regarding the relationship between hotel RevPAR and profitability, a debate around which there is a great degree of “noise.” Using a sample of 1,954 actual hotels ...
Strength in Global Economy Means Higher Travel Pricing in 2018
(Hospitality Net, 2017-07-21)
BOSTON -- According to the 2018 Global Travel Forecast, travel prices are expected to rise sharply in the coming year, reaching nearly 4 percent increases in some sectors. Released today, the fourth annual forecast, by the ...
In the millennial, social-media-centric age, Instagrammable hotels stand out
(Hotel management.net, 2017-09-19)
Identifying the Optimal Combination of Hotel Room Distribution Channels: A DEA Analysis with a Balanced Scorecard Approach
(Graduate Thesis and Dissertations, 2016)
The hotel industry has experienced changes brought on by growth, customer expectations and the proliferation in the use of e-commerce and online distribution channels. Future hotel success depends on how effectively ...
Determinants of Tunisian hotel proﬁtability: The role of managerial efﬁciency
(Tourism Management, 2015)
Using ﬁnancial data derived from 27 hotel companies operating in Tunisia, the paper reports an analysis of hotel proﬁtability. Using Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) and the Return On Assets (ROA) analysis managerial efﬁciency ...
Hospitality Branding in the Age of the Millennial
(Boston Hospitality Review, 2016-10-03)
The Exponential Growth in Both Hospitality Brands and the Millennial Audience Requires an Exponential Shift in Brand Portfolio Strategy The past decade has seen exponential growth in hospitality brands making for an often ...
“Hold on, I have to post this on Instagram”: Trends, Talk, and Transactions of the Experiential Consumer
(Boston Hospitality Review, 2017-01-27)
Just a few years ago, consumers proudly showcased material purchases of the latest fashion accessory or technological gadget. Now they are more likely to post online about experiences, rather than the consumption of products. ...
The impact of online user reviews on hotel room sales [Summary]
(Virginia Tech, 2009)
Despite hospitality and tourism researchers’ recent attempts at examining different aspects of online word-of-mouth [WOM], its impact on hotel sales remains largely unknown in the existing literature. To fill this void, ...