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 43 national associations representing the hospitality sector - which is composed mainly by SMEs - in 30 countries across Europe, from Portugal to Estonia and from Ireland to Turkey.

Hotrec members

Latest press releases

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

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HOTREC and UNWTO strengthen their partnership on sustainability for 2017 13 March 2017

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Press Release - Collaborative economy HOTREC 5 pillars proposal 14 February 2017

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Circular economy - the European hospitality industry presents new guidelines to further reduce its food waste 31 January 2017

Food Consumer Affairs Enterprise policy Tourism Sustainability
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Launch of APPTOURYOU free Online Tourism Accessibility Training 19 January 2017

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Publications & positions

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5 pillars to foster a responsible and fair "collaborative" economy

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European private employers’ statement on the European pillar of social rights

Social affairs
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HOTREC guidelines to reduce food waste and recommendations to manage food donations

This brochure presents some guidelines to help hospitality businesses reducing their food waste and managing food donations

Food
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Upcoming events

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HOTREC 74th General Assembly 27/04/2017

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