Number of registrations increased after the transition to Corona Class 5. Usage by overseas travelers also drove the increase.
Since the transition to Category 5, inbound demand, especially from foreign visitors to Japan, has been increasing, and registrations by overseas travelers are on the rise. 2023 saw a significant recovery trend(*) in the number of overseas visitors to Japan, with Hong Kong (19,735%), Taiwan (10,640%), and Singapore (1,186%) growing compared to last year. AutoReserve's breakdown of registered visitors from overseas in 2022-2023 also shows Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, the United States, and the Republic of Korea following Japan. *Survey by Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)
! AutoReserve AutoReserve is an AI-based restaurant reservation service for Japanese and international restaurants. More than one million restaurants can be reserved. Even after hours, you can use AutoReserve to find a restaurant you want to visit and make a reservation online. AI adjusts and makes reservations even when you are on the move, in a meeting, outside of restaurant business hours, or by a foreign language speaker.
Smooth reservation experience with multilingual support has been well received
AutoReserve's multilingual support allows foreign language speakers to make reservations online without calling the store. As of August 2023, more than 10% of the total number of reservations made by customers are from overseas travelers, and the number is continuously increasing. AutoReserve
- I am not good on the phone, so I used to avoid restaurants that only take reservations by phone, but since I found AutoReserve, I can now easily make reservations online and go to the restaurants I want to go to.
- I am able to make reservations easily online without having to make a phone call, even when I am traveling or in a meeting where a phone call is not possible. -I am able to make reservations online even when I am not fluent in Japanese.
AutoReserve will continue to free customers from language, time, location, and other restrictions and help them discover delicious restaurants around the world that they may not have encountered before.
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