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NEW PR TO PROMOTE USA

Hills Balfour has been named to market 'Brand USA' to help to increase travel and tourism to the United States. In summer & winter.NEW


MORE US STATS

In winter we had figures of the snowfall coming out of the USA - now it's the stats of visiors, skier days and, yes, more snow figures.


NEW BOSS FOR WHISTLER

Pete Sonntag appointed after Vail Resorts takes over. So, what's in his in-tray to keep it the most popular resort in North America? NEW


FRENCH LIFT COMPANY HOPES FOR CHINA DEAL

Compagnie des Alpes sees earnings rise and therefore the prospect of deal with China. NEW


IGLU SKI BECOMES EXCLUSIVE AGENT FOR MOUNTAIN COLLECTION

The Neilson Mountain Collection is a selection of Neilson run chalets and hotels that include free ski guiding and coaching.


WHAT DO THE NEXT 5 YEARS HOLD?

Members of the UK snowspsorts industry gathered for the LISTEX Summer Session to look at the state of the industry and gaze into its collective crystal ball.


SEISMIC SHIFT IN NORTH AMERICA SKI INDUSTRY

Aspen Skiing Co has announced it is buying more US ski resorts. It follows a $1.5bn deal earlier this week that will see it go head to head with the might of Vail Resorts. The gloves are off! UPDATED


LE SKI DISAPPOINTED BY FRENCH SKI HOSTING DECISION

The Supreme Court in Paris has upheld the decision of a lower court that the ski guiding service offered by the British tour operators is illegal. Le Ski blames it on Brexit. UPDATED


ABTA SETS OUT PRIORITIES FOR BREXIT

Brexit will have a huge impact on the UK travel industry and perhaps no more so than snowsports. PlanetSKI reports. NEW


IS MASS TOURISM NOW SUSTAINABLE?

The TUI Group, of which Crystal Ski Holidays is part, believes so. See its report here:


ISTM CLAIMS SUCCESS

The 4th International Ski Travel Market ends in Cortina, Italy, as buyers and suppliers in the worldwide snowsports industry meet to do business. And maybe even arrange your resort for next winter.


SKI INDUSTRY VETERAN MOVES ASIDE

Andy Perrin is relinquishing his role as CEO of Hotelplan UK, stepping aside to become part-time chairman.




ABTA SETS OUT PRIORITIES FOR BREXIT

IS MASS TOURISM NOW SUSTAINABLE?

ISTM CLAIMS SUCCESS

SKI INDUSTRY VETERAN MOVES ASIDE

ROW ERUPTS OVER UK MEDIA SNOW REPORTING

AARON McLEAN VOTED BEST BRITISH SKIER 2016

SKI CLUB GB ACQUIRES MOUNTAIN TRACKS

SNOWSPORTS INDUSTRY GATHERS IN CORTINA NEXT MARCH







IT'S BLACK (AND WHITE) FRIDAY (Friday November 25, 2016)
CRYSTAL SKI WINS AGAIN (Thursday November 24, 2016)
TOUGH TIMES IN SNOWSPORTS RETAIL (Saturday November 19, 2016)
SKI INDUSTRY SIGHS WITH RELIEF (Sunday November 13, 2016)
IGLU SKI LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE (Thursday November 3, 2016)
CRYSTAL SKI RAISES £68,000 FOR DSUK (Thursday November 3, 2016)
FRANCE LOSES TOP SPOT TO USA (Monday October 24, 2016)
NEW FOR NEXT WINTER (Wednesday October 5, 2016)
LARGEST UK SKI SURVEY (Wednesday October 5, 2016)
NEW BOSS FOR CRYSTAL SKI (Monday September 26, 2016)
REACHING THE YOUTH MARKET (Saturday September 24, 2016)
DSUK WINS INAUGURAL AWARD (Wednesday September 21, 2016)
SKI FIRMS CLAIM TO BE UPBEAT AFTER BREXIT (Wednesday September 21, 2016)
END OF AN ERA (Monday September 19, 2016)
TEACHING DISABLED PEOPLE TO SNOWBOARD (Monday September 12, 2016)
VOTING UNDERWAY FOR WORLD SNOW AWARDS (Saturday September 10, 2016)
SKI INDUSTRY VETERAN RETURNS (Saturday September 10, 2016)
MEET MR SMITH (Saturday August 20, 2016)
TIROL CURBS FOREIGN INSTRUCTORS (Friday August 19, 2016)
EU TAKES AUSTRIA TO COURT IN SKI CASE (Monday August 8, 2016)
BREXIT IMPACT ON SKI COURT CASES (Sunday August 7, 2016)
SKI INDUSTRY REACTS TO BREXIT (Sunday August 7, 2016)
Becoming a ski instructor across 2 weekends (Tuesday July 19, 2016)
Ski industry puts on brave face (Saturday July 16, 2016)
FAQs after Brexit (Tuesday July 12, 2016)
UK ski industry reacts to EU exit (Sunday July 3, 2016)
Tirol appoints new UK PR (Sunday July 3, 2016)
World Snow Awards 2016 (Friday July 1, 2016)
Ski industry backs remain (Wednesday June 29, 2016)
Ski industry reacts to Brexit (Tuesday June 28, 2016)
Chalet company criticised for Brexit offer (Thursday June 23, 2016)
Sold! (Saturday June 18, 2016)
High street agents could disappear in 5 years (Tuesday June 14, 2016)
Change needed for world snowsports (Tuesday June 7, 2016)
Ski Club GB to sell its HQ (Friday June 3, 2016)
Small increase in skiing in USA (Thursday June 2, 2016)
What would EU exit mean for snowsports? (Friday May 20, 2016)
Tui keeps Crystal Ski (Sunday May 15, 2016)
How accurate are ski resort claims? (Saturday May 14, 2016)
DSUK raises £40,000 (Thursday May 12, 2016)
Davis gets senior Neilson role (Wednesday May 11, 2016)
Ski Club GB loses appeal (Tuesday May 10, 2016)
Pippa Middleton becomes DSUK patron (Monday May 9, 2016)
Swiss winter tourism hit by strong Swiss Franc (Monday May 9, 2016)
Ski Club GB appeal heard (Monday May 2, 2016)
Sponsors announced for ParaSnowBall 2016 (Thursday April 28, 2016)
BASI elects new chairman (Tuesday April 26, 2016)
Ski industry supports fixed date for Easter (Friday April 15, 2016)
Delegates head to MTS (Wednesday March 30, 2016)
Ski Club GB in French court (Wednesday March 30, 2016)
Colorado sees more skiers (Sunday March 20, 2016)
ISTM in manager takeover (Sunday March 20, 2016)
International ski industry events starts (Monday March 14, 2016)
Crystal Ski wins again (Monday March 14, 2016)
Dramatic development in Butler v BASI (Sunday March 13, 2016)
BASI & Butler in court (Friday March 11, 2016)
BASI & Butler in court (Wednesday March 9, 2016)
Simon Butler stands for BASI chairman (Monday March 7, 2016)
The Final Jump tonight (Sunday March 6, 2016)
Crystal raises £240,000 for DSUK (Sunday March 6, 2016)
WTM Connect Ski (Monday February 29, 2016)
New ski hotel tops Trip Advisor (Wednesday February 10, 2016)
SLIDE 2016 (Sunday February 7, 2016)
Inghams wins award (Wednesday January 27, 2016)
WTM Connect Ski (Monday January 25, 2016)
Vail Resorts buys again (Friday January 22, 2016)
Ireland teams up with Scotland (Wednesday January 6, 2016)
The January ski sales are on (Sunday January 3, 2016)
Make me an offer (Wednesday December 16, 2015)
Swedish ski resort company buys into Alps (Sunday December 13, 2015)
Ski charity receives £50,000 (Wednesday December 9, 2015)
Crystal Ski & Ski Amis win at BTA (Monday December 7, 2015)
Inghams named Top 10 Tour Operator (Sunday December 6, 2015)
London Ski & Snowboard Show claims success (Sunday December 6, 2015)
Which is most popular resort next season? (Saturday December 5, 2015)
Verbier comes to London (Thursday December 3, 2015)
Black Friday until Monday (Monday November 30, 2015)
Snow leads to bookings surge (Friday November 27, 2015)
World Snow Awards announced (Friday November 27, 2015)
Back in court (Saturday November 21, 2015)
BASI and Butler back in court (Saturday November 21, 2015)

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