November 2018

IBTM World 2018 Ends on a High Note in Barcelona

30th November 2018 in All News, Client News by

IBTM World 2018 closed having broken records both for the number of pre-scheduled meetings and across its Hosted Buyer programme. Over 77,650 pre-scheduled business meetings took place over the three-day event, with exhibitors and event […]

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Events to play major role in Tourism Sector Deal as it advances to next stage

28th November 2018 in All News, Industry News by

The government has signalled its intention to agree a landmark Tourism Sector Deal for the UK tourism industry in a bid to attract more domestic and overseas visitors and help drive major economic growth.

The UK […]

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VisitScotland Business Events Announces the Country’s Young Legends

23rd November 2018 in All News, Client News by

Last night, VisitScotland Business Events announced its five Young Legends of the Year at an awards ceremony at the Scottish Event Campus in Glasgow. The inaugural event welcomed 100 guests including representatives from the country’s […]

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Arora Group ventures into luxury leisure market with the acquisition of Buckinghamshire Golf Club

20th November 2018 in All News, Client News by

Arora Hotels, one of the UK’s largest private hotel owner-operators, has today announced its acquisition of The Buckinghamshire Golf Club, a move which will see the hotel group expand into the world of luxury sporting […]

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IACC partners with industry greats and World Obesity Federation to bring delegate dietary requirements guide for meeting planners

19th November 2018 in All News, Client News by

International meeting planners have noted a significant increase in conference delegates expressing dietary and allergen requirements during event registration, according to IACC’s 2018 Meeting Room of the Future report.

As this trend is forecasted to grow […]

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IBTM Trends Watch report highlights importance of tech to events industry

19th November 2018 in All News, Client News by

An early preview of IBTM’s annual IBTM World Trends Watch report has revealed that despite ongoing economic and geopolitical instability, the future of the meetings and events industry looks bright, thanks in part to the […]

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10 Top Tips for Social Media

19th November 2018 in All News, Blogs by

In our recent blog article ‘The Importance of Social Media for Hotels’ we explored the benefits of developing a strong visual social media presence to help drive engagement, consideration and, ultimately, bookings.

Social media is having […]

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The importance of Social Media for Hotels

19th November 2018 in All News, Blogs by

The UK hotel industry is booming, The 2018 London Hotel Development Monitor Report revealed in 2017 and the first half of 2018 that 62 new hotels – with a combined number of 8500 rooms – […]

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IACC confirms 63 new member venues in Denmark

14th November 2018 in All News, Client News by

On Friday 9th November 2018, IACC confirmed 63 new venues in Denmark to its membership.

The new venues are part of Danske KonferenceCentre, a national sales and marketing consortium of more than 100 conference venues in […]

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VisitScotland Legends Campaign wins ICCA Best Marketing Award 2018

14th November 2018 in All News, Client News by

VisitScotland Business Events has won the ICCA Best Marketing Award 2018 for its first-ever digital campaign ‘Scotland. Where ideas become legend’. The win was announced at the Closing Ceremony of the 57th ICCA World in […]

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