At Avendra, we combine years of hospitality and supply chain expertise to help customers better serve their guests. Our two most recent white papers summarized below are examples of how we provide our customers with the industry expertise to make informed procurement decisions.
The Paradigm Shift in Energy Procurement: A Strategic Sourcing How-To Guide
Energy buyers today are required to make complex procurement decisions due to market deregulation, coupled with a host of new financial intermediaries and energy products, advances in energy technology and a new emphasis on sustainability. These fundamental changes are creating both challenges and opportunities for businesses with geographically-dispersed facilities and require new methods for sourcing energy supply. Organizations that embrace and employ energy-sourcing best practices use data analytics to identify cost savings and improve risk management, aggregate energy spends, and align their sourcing programs’ strategies and management functions. This report sets forth energy procurement best practices adopted by leading businesses in North America.
The Three Pillars of In-Room Luxury: How Luxury Hoteliers Can Create Unique Amenities That Exceed Expectations
Consider your guests. Their most intimate moments are in the shower, or time spent wrapped in a towel or robe. These are the moments when they should feel most comfortable and pampered. Moments where the concept of luxury hospitality can truly stand above the pack, where your guests’ every expectation can be exceeded. These are sensory touchpoints that connect your guest to your hotel and brand on a physical level.