European Travel in Turmoil: Time to Face Up to the Humanitarian Crisis

by April 26th, 2016

At the WTTC Global Summit in Dallas, there were calls from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Secretary General, Taleb Rifai, for the travel industry to tackle the two enormous challenges, namely mass migration and global terrorism, which pose an unprecedented threat to travel and tourism, a key revenue generator and job creator.


Industry and Consumer Trends Surrounding Spring in Japan

by , , , , and April 10th, 2016

  Springtime in Japan is marked by Hanami, or flower-viewing parties in Japan. It also marks an important time of year for Japanese manufacturers, consumers and industries. Learn more about how tourism, travel, beverages, foods, beauty, fashion, home appliances, technology, and Japan’s economy itself are impacted by springtime in the country. Watch on YouTube


WTM Latin America Trends Report 2016

by March 30th, 2016

In the last few years, important infrastructure and promotional investments in several Latin American countries have helped increased popularity for the region as a travel destination, especially among Chinese tourists. Mobile has also played a major role within travel in Latin America.  Businesses must better understand how these new mobile technologies are changing traveller’s behaviour and […]


Euromonitor to Speak on Sharing Economy at ITB Berlin Conference

by March 2nd, 2016

Understanding the demands of consumers has never been as important as it is today. Major shifts are visible in the travel and hospitality industry, with the millennial generation and technology facilitating the growth of the sharing economy. This presentation will present Euromonitor’s latest insights on the sharing economy, with a particular focus on lodging.