Insights & Publications

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Recent Insights/Articles

Market Pulse: New Orleans, LA

On the three-hundred-year anniversary of the founding of the city, New Orleans welcomes more visitors than ever.

The HVS Quarterly Taiwan Update

This market snapshot provides an overview of the 2017Q4 performance of the tourism industry in Taiwan, particularly visitor arrivals and lodging markets data.

Factors Driving Hotel Wellness, Asset Management and Revenue

The original value and objectives associated with spa facilities and wellness programming have surpassed preconceived departmental importance.

Panorama da Hotelaria Sul-americana 2018

Este artigo analisa os resultados e as tendências hoteleiras na América do Sul. Compreendendo os principais desafios e oportunidades do setor, é possível oferecer ferramentas a gestores e investidores na elaboração de estratégias.

Market Pulse: Birmingham, AL

With county’s bankruptcy firmly in the rear-view mirror and growth driven by its flourishing downtown market, Alabama’s Magic City continues to impress.

Kenya

Nairobi's significance as a transport hub and financial centre for the greater East African community and the various tourist attractions are expected to continue to support growth over the short and medium term.

F&B: Which Is More Profitable – Outsourcing or In-House?

Hotel Food and Beverage (F&B) operations increased in revenue value by 4.9% during 2017, according to a report from STR.

The HVS Quarterly Hong Kong Update

This market snapshot provides an overview of the Q42017 performance of the lodging industry in Hong Kong, in terms of demand and supply.

Barcelona's Stress Test – Will the hotel market ride it out?

This article presents recent supply & demand trends for Barcelona, before discussing some of the sociopolitical events that have impacted the market over recent months, as well as their effect on hotel performance and the outlook for the coming year.

Transformational Spa and Wellness Value Propositions

Lifestyles are evolving led by a multitude of new social, political and professional changes. This has created a substantial and prevalent focus on being happy, and living with passion, energy and a sense of personal well-being.