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Leisure Travel Industry Recovery

OCT 11, 2021 | Jaime de la Mata

Effectively Expanding In The EAME Region

A resort management company like AMResorts is well-poised to leverage its sizable strengths and two decades of experiences in the luxury all-inclusive space in order to realize expansion across EAME, driving a profitable future for the company and its valued investors/developers.

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Resort Development

AUG 11, 2021 | Javier Coll

Affirming The Luxury All-Inclusive Resort Model As A Profitable Investment

Today’s hotel developers are faced with an enormous variety of lodging options, so how do they choose the best segment for their next hospitality venture? Following a path to profitability and a solid return on investment leads developers to the luxury all-inclusive resort model.

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Leadership

JUL 24, 2021 | Alejandro Reynal

The Value of Effective Corporate Culture

Apple Leisure Group (ALG) has a rich history over the last 50 years, bringing together strong travel brands and businesses to become the leading North American leisure travel and resort brand management group.

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Leadership

MAR 25, 2021 | Alejandro Reynal

Why leisure travel will recover before other segments?

According to TripAdvisor’s most recent survey, 50% of Americans are planning a trip during spring. The vaccine rollout makes them more comfortable travelling outside the USA, choosing destinations and brands that enjoy a good reputation and have worked diligently to strengthen safety and hygiene protocols, which have regularly communicated to their audience

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Leadership

FEB 26, 2021 | Javier Coll

How Technology Will Help To Create A Safer Travel Experience

Apple Leisure Group (ALG) is dedicated to applying lessons learned during the global pandemic to deliver an even healthier and safer travel experience for our guests in a post-pandemic world. As North America’s largest provider of charter flights and seller of vacation packages to Mexico, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, and the Caribbean, we are well-positioned to support the holistic recovery of our industry.

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Leisure Travel Industry Recovery

OCT 01, 2020 | Alejandro Reynal

Leading the Recovery of the Caribbean Travel Industry

What a difference a year can make! Many across the Caribbean business landscape rightfully describe 2020 as an unprecedented challenge, though as true as this may be, I believe the spirit of the moment is opportunity.

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Market Analysis

OCT 21, 2019 | Hector Medina

Why Jump on the All-Inclusive Bandwagon?

There’s no doubt about it — the all-inclusive (AI) resort is here to stay. The resort model that packages all room and board costs into one up-front rate has become a mainstay in beach destinations, most notably across Mexico and the Caribbean. The model is expanding, quickly, and there are no signs of development slowing down.

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Resort Management

AUG 30, 2019 | Federico Moreno-Nickerson

The Value of Human Capital Investments

Staff training and development is an investment not an expenditure. For hotels, employee training can help enhance their bottom lines.

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Resort Development

JUN 27, 2019 | Javier Coll

What Is Key Money Really Worth?

For many resort and hotel owners, especially those working feverishly to launch a new property, the prospect of receiving an up-front incentive payment from a branded operator often seems too good to pass up.  Unfortunately, the financial promise implied by key money is also usually too good to be true.

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Resort Development

JUN 19, 2019 | Javier Coll

Sourcing Capital in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is ripe with opportunity for hotel development after a steady recovery following the 2017 hurricane season, with banks, private equity firms and non-bank lenders all showing confidence in the market. This has been a consistent theme during several recent industry conferences delving into the region’s future potential, starting with last year’s Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit (CHICOS).

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Resort Development

MAY 21, 2019 | Hector Medina

Room to Grow: Curacao and the Dominican Republic on the Development Radar

Apple Leisure Group (ALG) has long been a dominant player in the Caribbean. We deliver more than 2 million passengers annually through our vacation brands to the region, including the Mexican Caribbean, and operate 17 all-inclusive resorts under AMResorts across the Dominican Republic, Curacao and Jamaica, where we continue to grow.

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Resort Development

FEB 19, 2019 | Hector Medina

The Next Frontier: Accelerating Development Across Europe

It’s official, ALG has made its debut in Europe. Through a strategic alliance with GIHSA and a majority share in Alua, ALG is now a global resort management company positioned to expand the AMResorts brands.

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