Hospitality the hotel industry continues a run of strong performance and is projected to sustain strong 5-6 percent growth throughout 2018 5 some analysts are concerned as this industry is usually cyclic, but optimists seem to outnumber pessimists throughout the year, hoteliers will be looking for an opportunity in strategic places, including a revisit of the midscale experience, traveler-facing tech, health and wellness, and loyalty. Hotel companies and has written many articles for hotel/motel security periodicals, meeting planner periodicals, the georgia restaurant forum, hotel-online and the american hotel & lodging association. This paper aims to highlight the current issues of most concern for the hospitality industry worldwide by examining a number of hospitality and hotel association websites from around the world. 8 concerns facing the hotel industry 22 october 2014 6:05 am amid a backdrop of robust performance data, hotel executives tackled areas of concerns ranging from ebola to living wages to limited-service ankle biters during the lodging conference.
The hospitality industry is often ripe with employee issues, and those working in human resources are left with the responsibility of fixing them turnover is a problem in the hospitality sector. Jan 9, 2018 the travel and hospitality industries do indeed offer consumers an that hotel and event security would be one of the top issues in 2018aug 3, 2017 top 10 trends impacting the hospitality industry hotel shows latest post in january focused on the top 10 things you didnt know aboutnbsp booming hospitality industry faces big challenges in 2018 2019 2018. The answer depends on many factors, but a group of hospitality associations has identified three key technology issues that are having, and will continue to have, a direct strategic impact on the hospitality industry.
The hospitality industry is expected to grow at a stupendous pace and it is assumed through studies that by 2022 almost 1 in 10 people would be employed by the hospitality and tourism industry the hotel industry is an integral part of the hotel industry. The hotel show, which stages business to business events, identified what it believes to be the top 10 hospitality trends impacting our industry. This subject introduces students to the current issues relevant to management of tourism and hospitality operations topics will include industrial structure of tourism and leisure, challenges and strategies for managing service delivery, distribution systems for tourism products, tourism and. Hospitality 2 hours ago your rock-solid case for flying business class for work corporate travel departments are getting less stingy with travel perks for employees who travel constantly—at.
2 current trends in hospitality and tourism table 1 travel and tourism employment 2000-2010 globalization nowadays, people more than year travel & travel & tourism ever travel freely around the world. These mega conferences called all participants of the leaders from all industries especially those in tourism and hospitality sector to share their knowledge on current trends and issues. Access to society journal content varies across our titles if you have access to a journal via a society or association membership, please browse to your society journal, select an article to view, and follow the instructions in this box.
The hospitality industry has faced many challenges and issues in the recent past some of these issues include shortage of labor and skills, global emerging markets, technology and social media, unavailability of capital, evolving customer expectations among others however the most common ones are technology and social media, increased demand and low customer satisfaction, increased costs of operations and high level and intensity of competition. Neil w ostergren, chme, a longtime 'master of hotel marketing' and past chair of the hospitality sales and marketing association international (hsmai), died october 6 in new york. The articles in the current issue of the journal of tourism research & hospitality have been put through thorough review process. Issues in hospitality marcy continues by explaining that there are a number of sustainability and environmental issues that plague the hospitality industry water usage -- this is a big one.
This paper aims to highlight the current issues of most concern for the hospitality industry worldwide by examining a number of hospitality and hotel association websites from around the world, eight main areas of concern for the hospitality industry were highlighted and examined in more detail. The hospitality industry faces labor and human resource challenges including the compression or shrinking of the labor force, union issues and escalating health care and benefit costs among others compression of labor force - the traditional labor force is shrinking as a result of changing demographics. Current issues in hospitality and tourism: research and innovations will be useful as a reference for academics, industry practitioners and policy makers, and for those with research interests in the fields of hotels, tourism, catering and gastronomy.
Current issues in hospitality essay sample in this report i am going to research how healthy eating affects the hospitality industry i will use a number of different research methods to see how much my issue has changed the industry. Top 10 trends in hospitality for 2017 just 10 years ago, facebook morphed into a mainstream business tool, twitter arrived, the iphone exploded on the scene and android phones were born today, the pace of change has accelerated dramatically. The hotel sector performed well in 2015—revenue per available room (revpar) was up and occupancy rates remained healthy, colliers international national hospitality and leisure group practice.