HVS Celebrates 40th Anniversary

HVS is celebrating its 40th anniversary as the leading global hospitality advisory firm. HVS has built a reputation of excellence in providing comprehensive consulting services that help clients succeed in the complex hospitality arena.

Tourism After Lockdown: Taking the Pulse of Travel – STR

STR’s Tourism Consumer Insights team has been keeping a close eye on consumer trends around the industry during this truly unprecedented time. The twists and turns of the COVID-19 pandemic have contributed to seismic changes in tourism, which has included the cessation of international travel for some countries. As a whole, we have witnessed long-lasting shifts in consumer behavior and attitudes, producing an increase in active travel, soaring levels of e-commerce and, yes, even ballooning rates of pet ownership.

Business Travel Demand Won’t Bounce Back In 2021, And Maybe Not For Years. That Will Be Devastating For Airlines. – Forbes

Even if a vaccine for Covid-19 becomes widely available – and widely used – around the globe, and if the very onerous government restrictions on international travel largely disappear, airlines still will continue to struggle with extraordinarily weak demand for business travel through the end of 2021, and likely beyond.

Germany, Austria, Switzerland: Resilient Markets – STR

Adapting to shifts and fluctuations in demand has always been a key advantage in moving hotel performance forward. Following a pattern similar to markets in other parts of the world – like China – the DACH region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland) has managed to recover its occupancy at a faster pace than most markets in Europe.