Fairmas Hotel Ticker June 2015

June 1, 2015, In Fairmas hotel ticker

Hotel Performance May 2015 in comparison to previous year Occupancy in Dusseldorf declined by 13% on a year-on-year basis. ADR actually collapsed by a dramatic 38%. There were many public holidays this May, including Whitsun (Pentecost), which fell in June last year. This meant there was much less corporate and…

Fairmas Hotel Report May 2015

May 7, 2015, In Fairmas hotel report

Hotel performance April 2015 and an analysis of the importance of large-scale congresses for the Hotel industry Germany is a top destination for business travellers, while German quality is also respected worldwide. Major events such as conferences and congresses are the biggest drivers of business trips to the country. Such…

Fairmas Hotel Ticker May 2015

May 4, 2015, In Fairmas hotel ticker

Hotel-Performance April 2015 in comparison to previous year The Berlin hotel industry enjoyed a very satisfactory April. This year, fewer days of April were taken up by school holidays. Demand in the group sector was very good and there was some high-priced business and convention trade, especially following the holidays….

Fairmas Hotel Report April 2015

April 8, 2015, In Fairmas hotel report

Hotel Performance March 2015 The charm of a grand hotel or stylish minimalism? Being spoiled by comprehensive five-star luxury service or being given just the very basics? When low-priced hotels were opened in German cities during the economic crisis year of 2008/09, not a few industry experts rubbed their eyes…

Fairmas Hotel Ticker April 2015

April 1, 2015, In Fairmas hotel ticker

Hotel-Performance March 2015 in comparison to previous year Growth in March was predicted for Hamburg, and this just how it was to turn out. Hamburg was able to report an ADR increase of 4%, due to a very strong national event (INTERNORGA), as well as an international one (a medical…

Fairmas Hotel Report March 2015

March 6, 2015, In Fairmas hotel report

Hotel-Performance February 2015 The list of participants at the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF) from 2 to 4 March in Berlin reads like the “Who’s Who” of the industry: almost every CEO from the major hotel chains, tourism ministers from all over the world and above all, investors and hoteliers….

Fairmas hotel ticker: March 2015

March 2, 2015, In Fairmas hotel ticker

Hotel performance February 2015 in comparison to previous year In February 2015, Dresden hoteliers had to face severe losses in both the corporate and leisure sectors. There were few conferences and meetings in the city, partly because of the two weeks of winter holidays. The weak rouble meant that fewer…

Cooperation between Fairmas and AHGZ

February 27, 2015, In Press Releases

Facts and figures for the industry Starting this week, Fairmas Gesellschaft für Marktanalysen mbH has been cooperating with Allgemeine Hotel & Gastronomie-Zeitung (AHGZ), a newspaper for the German hospitality industry. Fairmas is providing the AHGZ publication with statistical material, exclusively and based on a unique concept to supply hoteliers with…

Infographic: the ABC of German destinations

February 17, 2015, In Fairmas Blog

Classification of German destinations The Fairmas Hotel Report regularly highlights Germany’s most important A and B destinations. But what actually characterizes an A or B destination? If we look for classification criteria, we will encounter a variety of possible interpretations, the most important points of which are very similar or…

Keep Control of your Code Quality

February 13, 2015, In Fairmas Blog

We here at Fairmas are following a defined agile software development process. Strong mechanisms for quality assurance are integrated into our process models. Mostly tool supported. We try to get everything possible out of those tools with automated processes, generating reports on a regular base and feed the project feedback…