Publications & positions

Latest HOTREC views and statements on the "sharing" economy

Food

The hospitality industry serves millions of meals to consumers every day. It is therefore a key player in the food chain.

BookDirect

Why 'Book Direct'?

Tourism

The vast majority of tourism businesses are SMEs that largely contribute to maintaining Europe as the number 1 tourist destination in the world.

What is HOTREC?

HOTREC is the Voice of Hotels, Restaurants, Cafés and similar establishments in Europe. We bring together 41 national associations representing the hospitality sector - which is composed mainly by SMEs - in 29 countries across Europe.


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Latest press releases

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HOTREC welcomes investigations of the Swiss Price Watch authority regarding the level of commissions of online booking sites 15 September 2017

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Also Italy prohibits rate parity clauses of online booking platforms by law 3 August 2017

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Study HOTREC TCI Research: mapping hotel and restaurant future experience 20 June 2017

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The European hospitality industry together with the European Tourism Stakeholder Alliance calls upon the long-term application of low VAT for hospitality and tourism services 4 May 2017

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HOTREC welcomes Commission’s actions on misleading travel booking websites 11 April 2017

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Publications & positions

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HOTREC position paper Work-Life Balance

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HOTREC 2016/2017 Annual Report

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HOTREC position paper on the revision Posting Workers Directive

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Upcoming events

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Oct
10
METRO - Own Business Day 2017 10/10/2017

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Oct
19
HOTREC 75th General Assembly 19/10/2017

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