Research and Markets: Sustainability in the Travel and Tourism Industry: Emerging Trends, Organizations Approach and Travelers' Viewpoint

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/g96zlw/sustainability_in) has announced the addition of Canadean Ltd's new report "Sustainability in the Travel and Tourism Industry: Emerging Trends, Organizations Approach and Travelers' Viewpoint" to their offering.

Sustainability in the Travel and Tourism Industry: Emerging Trends Organizations Approach and Travelers' Viewpoint is a new report by Canadean that globally analyzes organization opinions regarding key drivers of sustainable practices. The report also highlights the prominence of sustainable measures and green initiatives for future business activities and examines the level of implementation of the same within organizations. In addition the report identifies the impact of sustainability in the traveler's selection for hotels transport and meals and indicates expected changes in sustainability management budgets over the next two years.

Key Findings

- Improvement in efficiency and cost reduction are encouraging organizations to implement sustainable practices

- Sustainable measures and green initiatives are important for business prospects over the next two years

- The majority of organizations have implemented the regular monitoring of electricity/gas/water consumption and the use of energy-efficient lighting

- The majority of executives forecast an increase in their organization's profitability with the implementation of sustainable practices

- Overall 64% of respondents indicate the 'high costs involved in implementing sustainability measures' as their key barrier

- Executives highlight the US Norway and Sweden as the world's top three sustainable hotel destinations

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Introduction
  2. Definitions
  3. Methodology and sample size
  4. Respondent profile Significance of green initiatives and sustainability practices
  5. Current status of sustainable practices within organizations
  6. Key drivers of sustainable practices
  7. Importance of sustainable measures and green initiatives
  8. Level of Implementation of green initiatives and sustainability practices Budget allocation for sustainable practices and its impact on organizations' profitability
  9. Projected change in sustainability management budget
  10. Change in organization's profitability due to adoption of sustainable practices Travelers' view on selecting and spending on sustainable and green facilities
  11. Major barriers towards implementation of sustainability measures
  12. Role of sustainability in travelers' selection for hotels, transport and meals
  13. Travelers' view on incurring additional cost for staying at a green lodging facility World's top three sustainable hotel destinations
  14. Appendix

Companies Mentioned

- Hotel Stadthalle

- Whitbread PLC

- InterContinental Hotels Group

- The Lufthansa Group

- Movenpick Hotels & Resorts

- Chatrium Hotels and Residence

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Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Travel and Tourism