Skiers’ quest for value leads to resilience in the tour operator market, Crystal Ski Report 2012 finds

Tour operators increased their share of the ski market for the third consecutive year last season, the Crystal Ski Industry Report 2012 finds. Packages including lift passes, equipment and catering proved popular with consumers seeking good value and financial certainty. The top eight ski operators’ market share increased to 86% (up 1%) of the total […]

Strong early bookings and rise in luxury spending as skiers buck the trend – Crystal Ski Industry Report 2008

Download: 2008 Crystal Ski Industry Report In 2007/8 the total ski market grew by 3% across all sectors despite depressed early sales caused by challenging snow conditions in Europe the previous year. It was the seventh successive year of growth, during which the total number of skiers travelling abroad rose from 921,000 to more than 1.22m, […]


Download: 2006 Crystal Ski Industry Report The ski market recorded one of its strongest periods of growth last winter, with seven per cent more UK skiers taking a ski holiday abroad than the previous winter, according to the Ski Industry Report 2006 from Crystal Ski. More than 1.15m ski holidays were bought in 2005/06 – 40 […]