At the weekend, Hilton Hotel’s Area Vice President and Head of Australia, Paul Hutton, told News Ltd that booking volumes for Hilton Sydney and Hilton Melbourne went up by 1,129 per cent and up by 9,400 per cent, respectively.
We are talking about flights, hotels, meals, merchandise, the whole lot… It’s gonna be a noticeable impact come February. That is gonna be a big deal.”
Nine’s Finance Editor Chris Kohler said on the Today show
Dan Fleetwood, the president of QuestionPro Research and Insights, told the New York Post that the economic impact of Swift is larger than dozens of countries, as the Eras Tour is estimated to generate $5 billion.
Michelle Andrews, the host of the Shameless podcast, said there was a huge element of FOMO.
People don’t want to miss out. People know this will be a big thing. They know everyone will be talking about it, and it’s exciting.”
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