Hospitality Trends to Look out for In 2019

Ready or not, the new year is upon us and new goals waiting to be set. Does your 2019 plan take into consideration these key changes expected to hit the industry? The new year will no doubt bring new challenges […]

Tripadvisor Report Stresses Importance of Digital Marketing for Destinations

The results of TripAdvisor’s 2018 “Hospitality Sector Report” reveals digital and mobile engagement has become increasingly more important. The Importance of Digital Marketing for Hospitality Businesses Hotels, restaurants, experiences, tours, and attractions, as well as other destinations listed on TripAdvisor, […]

The Importance of Marketing in the Hospitality Industry

In any business, a solid marketing strategy is critical to building a brand, attracting new customers and maintaining loyalty. The hospitality industry is no different. Because customer loyalty is key, marketing managers and executives devote a lot of time and […]

2018 Digital Marketing Trends in the Hospitality Industry

Hospitality is a growth industry. The sector, which includes everything from accommodation, food services, online bookings, to luxury hotels etc., is expected to see continued growth throughout the next few years. In fact, in 2017 the global restaurant sector alone was worth […]

Tourism up 6.7% as Brexit-hit UK

The number of tourists coming here grew by 6.7% in the first half of the year, new figures from the Central Statistics Office showed today. The figures showed that UK visitors are starting to shrug off a weak pound that […]

Global hotel companies plan African growth

The Africa Hotel Investment Forum is being held this week in Nairobi, with scores of companies taking the opportunity to reveal new plans for growth across the continent. Marriott International, for example, is launching the AC brand into Africa later this year, […]