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What are the recovery signs in Shanghai, China?

Shanghai is China’s most important industrial and commercial city. It serves as a tourist hub for Asia and is a key city in the Asia Pacific region for international events […]

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Analysts Agree US Hotel Sector Will Take Years to Bounce Back

Revised forecasts for US hotel performance indicate recovery is near, but it’s going to take time before hoteliers see demand and rates return to normal

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The Middle East’s Ghastly Hotel Numbers in April Could be the Bottom

While hotel performance data will continue to be anaemic for the near-term, May could see the first buds of promise emerge in the Middle East region

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Scant Business at Europe’s Hotels Sends Profit to Historical Low

Hotels in Europe did a good job at containing the impact of vanishing revenue on profit, achieving increase in flex percentage on a month-over-month basis

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U.S. Hotel Performance – Unsurprisingly – Hits New Lows in April

The adage “March winds and April showers bring forth May flowers” appropriately captures current U.S. hotel performance – April was a month of grim data

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Signs of a Hotel Rally Emerge as COVID-19 Persists

Improvement will be measured in baby steps, presenting a clear-cut case for month-to-month comparison, as the hotel industry looks to build itself back up

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3 Reasons to Turn to Benchmarking in the COVID-19 Era

One way to tackle the new normal is operational benchmarking, a process that allows for analyzing, interpreting and operationalizing relevant market data

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Managing Hotel Capacity Constraints in a COVID-19 World

Inevitably, limits on capacity will lead to similar limit on the observable demand. As you phase inventory back in, it is likely there is additional demand

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When Will Bookings Outpace Cancellations Again?

Hotel operators will monitor ratio of bookings to cancellations but should also keep an eye on their own and competitors’ rates and evolving patterns

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Revenue Management: What can Hotels Learn from Delta Airlines

Revenue Management: What can Hotels Learn from Delta Airlines?

If you equip your revenue manager(s), they will be able to be much more efficient and have more time to spend on the strategic aspect of their job

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