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Should Hotels Consider Charging an Energy Flat Rate Surcharge

What are the advantages of hotels levying an energy flat rate surcharge and what are the dangers that should be considered?

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MEGA Events: High Impact Events Fuelling High RevPAR

Strong leisure travel with many high impact events are fuelling a high RevPAR in those destinations, where typical business destinations are yet to recover

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Winter Might Be Coming, But Spring Can Still Bloom for Hotels

We look at how global economic factors might influence different traveller attitudes and why hotels must revisit some basic revenue management principles

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State of German Hotel Market Through Summer and Into Winter

We review how the different German hotel sectors have faired this Summer and what might happen as we head into the Autumn and Winter

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Market Segmentation: Back To Basics As We Recover

Continuing our theme of back to basics, we follow up our last discussion around forecasting, this time we focus on segmentation

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Your Starting Price Is Key To Success

How do you then find the correct price point from the start? The answer lies in setting the right RevPAR target, and doing so based on data

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Successfully Overbooking Your Hotel And Why It’s Important

A hotel that doesn’t apply overbooking is losing a big chunk of profitable revenue, especially with the highest BAR rates usually being sold last

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Hotel Forecasting in The New Normal – Has Anything Changed?

We look at what impact the pandemic, technology adoption and staffing issues has had on forecasting, what we forecast and how often we review it

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The Future of Business Travel And Its Impact

Hotels must act now and adapt to the new situation. Eventually, business travel will also surpass that of pre-Covid, but that will take a good while longer

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State of Business Travel in German Market and What Future Might Hold

We discuss the current situation regarding business travel in the German market. We look at which destinations are holding up and which are still challenging

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