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Products and services make mindfulness a focus of the flying experience
Implications - Moving beyond fitness and wellness retreats, the shift toward mindfulness is making its way into the process of getting from place to place as well. Taking off thanks to both the increased interest in mindfulness as a practice as well as the portability of products that help facilitate it, this shift is reflective of more integration of mindfulness and meditation into consumers' day-to-day lives. [More]
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62,922 Total Clicks
Nov 16 - Aug 18
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Transit experiences are redefined through unique features & partnerships
Implications - Public transit systems are turning to unexpected partnerships to reinvent traditional transit experiences into something more engaging and memorable. A creative way to divert commuter’s attention away from concerns over delays and commuter time, transit companies are integrating fun, interactive enhancements that help bypass time through elements of surprise and delight. Whether it be tapping the comedic talent of Hollywood actors or partnering with popular ridesharing services to simplify trips, these examples showcase a willingness from traditional organizations to adapt and modify their services to become more consumer-friendly. [More]
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26,555 Total Clicks
Jan 17 - Aug 18
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Floating hotels enhance tranquility and for visitors
Implications - Hotel brands are designing accommodations that float on top of water, straying from the similar but more ostentatious cruise options that the travel industry has long-offered. These environments offer the immersive living spaces that many vacationers seek, while simultaneously catering to their desire for tranquility and relaxation. [More]
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Mar 17 - Jul 18
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Travel accommodations become ecological via self-sustainability
Implications - Self-sustaining hotels and mobile homes are increasingly common as brands and consumers seek out more eco-friendly forms of production and consumption. These self-sufficient spaces take a load off of the environment, while also giving consumers a sense of purpose during their travels. [More]
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254,797 Total Clicks
Oct 17 - Jul 18
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WorldTravel
The 6 Patterns of Opportunity & Top 18 Megatrends
Hotel designs are inspired by whimsical journeys
Implications - Hotel designs are being inspired by journeys that have been abundant in pop culture and literature for years, namely shipwrecks and space travel. These environments are multi-faceted as they can be either luxurious or child-friendly, and offer niche hotel stays for individuals looking for more experiential travel options without any excess commitment. [More]
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42,377 Total Clicks
Jun 17 - Jul 18
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Once-costly travel options are made more accessible for the average consumer
Implications - Brands associated with luxury travel are accommodating individuals with constrained budgets by offering more cost-effective, but still high-end, travel options. With the social media age putting more pressure on average consumers to live seemingly "luxurious" lives, this shift is able to accommodate elements of that preference in a way that remains accessible. [More]
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Apr 18 - Jul 18
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Wedding registries allow guests to contribute to experiences over things
Implications - Wedding registry platforms that allow guests to put money towards opportunities like travel are becoming increasingly popular. The preference many Millennial consumers have for experiences over things is driving this more dynamic expression of the experience economy. By nurturing the attitude that memories are more valuable than goods, brands are able to better align themselves with the values of their consumer and establish an authentic connection to a major life milestone. [More]
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Aug 17 - Jun 18
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The fashion world provides commentary on mass tourism
Implications - Clever fashion brands allude to the shared experience of mass tourism with faux souvenirs and editorials characterized by social cues that denote sightseeing. This commentary on the ubiquitous nature of the travel experience may also be meant as subtle criticism of the state of the industry. In highlighting the mundane nature of these mass-produced cultural experiences, brands are able to connect with consumers through authentic dialogue on globalization and unsustainable lifestyles. [More]
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83,332 Total Clicks
Dec 16 - May 18
This Quarter and Warm
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Mobile hotel concepts pop up as consumers seek more experiential forms of travel
Implications - Hospitality brands are increasingly offering mobile accommodations for consumers seeking distinct travel experiences. These mobile hotels come with a shift in consumer preference, in which they increasingly seek out adventure and culture immersion over relaxation in their travel experiences. [More]
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Jul 16 - May 18
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Luxe in-flight experiences become increasingly niche
Implications - For those who can afford them, in-flight experiences that expand beyond comfort and entertainment are becoming increasingly common. Ranging from pet-friendly jets to in-flight aromatherapy, these products cater to luxury-minded consumers seeking more for the high costs they pay to fly, while giving brands the opportunity to elevate customer experiences with little extra costs. [More]
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60,599 Total Clicks
May 16 - Apr 18
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