U.S. Restaurant State of the Industry: 5 Things You Need to Know
Restaurant operators face many challenges to succeed. The National Restaurant Association's new report analyzes the issues affecting business. Here's what you should know now.
The U.S. hotel industry reported mostly positive year-over-year performance during the week ending 15 July. Occupancy was mostly flat (-0.1% to 77.4%), while a 1.7% ADR increase to $130.76 drove RevPAR up 1.6% to $101.15.
- Women are less likely to apply to a company negatively in the press than men - More than a quarter of employers have experienced negative publicity, say it has impacted hiring, morale, turnover and sales
For the week of 9-15 July, the Canadian hotel industry reported mostly positive year-over-year performance. Occupancy was mostly flat (+0.1% to 79.2%), but ADR rose 1.3% to 172.67 Canadian dollars ($136.93) and RevPAR increased 1.3% to CA$136.79 ($108.48).
Hotel room rates in the top-25 most popular U.S. destinations are nowcast¹ to average $203.69 this July, down from $221.3 in June, according to hotel online room rates derived from trivago's unique real time global multi-provider platform.
New report from A.T. Kearney, What if? Imagining the future of the travel industry, identifies trends of personalization and seamless travel as key drivers of success in the next five to seven years - Report also outlines four different world scenarios of the future, and warns that the emergence of protectionism and populism could hinder future commercial opportunities across the industry