“It is clear, if there is going to be a year of the staycation, this is the year it’s going to happen” Deirdre Wells OBE, CEO of Visit Kent and Go To Places told us in the most recent In Focus podcast series from Hospitality Insights.
In Focus The Impact of COVID19 on Hospitality 27th May
The impact that COVID-19 is having on the hospitality industry is palpable. There is no time more important than right now to come together, share information, and discuss what this means for our future. Julie Rey-Gore and Katherine Doggrell join us this week to discuss the latest news in hospitality. Sign up to our newsletter for the latest in hospitality news and development.
Investors have never been more interested in what is now a mainstream asset class, with M&A expected to flood out of this crisis, according to the first quarterly Hospitality Investor Sentiment Assessment, conducted by Questex and ABP Invest.
TUI CEO Fritz Joussen said that the company could plan for holidays for Majorca, the Spanish mainland and the Canary Islands after Spain announced plans for a return to international tourism from July.