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Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to map the service quality (SQ) of Airbnb, to provide additional insight for such top player of short-stay accommodation in the sharing economy context. Design/methodology/approach: A mixed-method approach is used in two phases. In the qualitative phase,...

Author(s)
Ranjbari, M.; Esfandabadi, Z. S.; Scagnelli, S. D.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, 2020, 32, 8, pp 2575-2592
Abstract

This article highlights the motivational factors behind consumers' and tourists' decisions to buy local artisan cheese in Jämtland (Sweden). Empirically, the case itself diverts from the typical Franco-Mediterranean case in which both the actions of producers and consumers are embedded in...

Author(s)
Rytkönen, P.; Bonow, M.; Girard, C.; Tunón, H.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Agriculture, 2018, 8, 4, pp 58
Abstract

While safety is the paramount concern of the airline industry, accidents do happen. The subsequent media attention relating to an airline accident might lead potential passengers to avoid certain airline operators. This study examines factors potentially determining tendencies to avoid such...

Author(s)
Yang Lin; Fandy Tjiptono; Poon WaiChing
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2018, 35, 9, pp 1145-1159
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Towel reuse is the flagship of hotel environmental practices. This paper examines the effects of consumer demographic, psychographic and behavioral characteristics influencing a two-stage decision making process including participation and support to a towel reuse program. A meta-analysis shows...

Author(s)
Dimara, E.; Manganari, E.; Skuras, D.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tourism Management, 2017, 59, pp 425-437
Abstract

Ethnic food consumption experience has become an important means of generating awareness and understanding of a tourist destination's identity and gastronomic culture. Recent research addresses the need for a better understanding of consumers' perceptions of ethnic restaurant attributes in...

Author(s)
Ingerson, S.; Kim KyoungJin [Kim, K. J. A. ]
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Tourism Recreation Research, 2016, 41, 2, pp 199-212
Abstract

Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to investigate female National Football League (NFL) spectators' preferences and feedback in regard to various customer service components of the NFL game day experience. The primary components with respect to female spectators' choices, preferences, and...

Author(s)
Harrison, C. K.; Bukstein, S.; Botts, G. M.; Lawrence, S. M.
Publisher
Emerald Publishing, Bingley, UK
Citation
International Journal of Sports Marketing and Sponsorship, 2016, 17, 2, pp 172-200
Abstract

In today's competitive environment, organizations seek to structure themselves and differentiate themselves from each other, increasing the need to have a management that provides differentials profitable and sustainable. For this to be achieved, there are some key factors, such as planning and...

Author(s)
Santos, J. H. de Á.; Pereira, B. A. D.; Quatrin, D. R.
Publisher
Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilheus-Bahia, Brazil
Citation
Cultur: Revista de Cultura e Turismo, 2013, 7, 2, pp 33-51
Abstract

This exploratory study examines the relative importance of wine's region of origin in the consumer wine-buying decision-making process in a restaurant setting of the market. The research seeks to evaluate whether its relative importance varies and under what conditions, including taking into...

Author(s)
Bruwer, J.; Li, E.; Lang, S.; Chaumont, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Foodservice Business Research, 2012, 15, 3, pp 300-318
Abstract

Despite customers' increasing environmental concerns and demand for green products in the lodging industry, there has been a lack of research undertaken to identify critical factors in hotel consumers' eco-friendly decision-making processes. The present study was designed to identify the expected...

Author(s)
Lee MiSung; Han HeeSup; Willson, G.
Publisher
Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2011, 28, 8, pp 840-855
Abstract

Focusing on consumer and travel behaviour of adventure travellers, this study proposes a classification of adventure travellers for segmenting the US adventure travel market. A survey of adventure travellers (N=892) examined traveller characteristics, trip-related factors in the decision-making...

Author(s)
Sung, H. H.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel Research, 2004, 42, 4, pp 343-356

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