Latest Hotel Industry News

Overcoming Fears and Trepidation: Helping the Corporate Traveler Get Back On Board

2020-05-25 10:37:08 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The foundations have been laid. Supplier sanitization programs and protocols are now working their way into travel agency COVID-19-ready platforms, policies and frameworks — but is the corporate traveler ready?... Read more

Travel-Related Unemployment Passes 50 Percent

2020-05-25 10:32:31 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Since the start of the coronavirus outbreak, more than half of the 15.8 million travel-related jobs in the U.S. have disappeared, according to a new report from the U.S. Travel Association. The unemployment rate for... Read more

Have you Taken Your Team’s Temperature Lately?

2020-05-25 10:26:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hospitality is typically founded on teams of individuals working together, not only for the high performance of their function but also for creating a positive experience for guests. We can see that F&B, front... Read more

The Price of Quality in Higher Education

2020-05-25 10:22:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The US higher education system is going through a crisis. It is tempting to say that the root of the problem lies with the increasingly high university fees, especially in the most prestigious universities, as... Read more

STR COVID-19 Webinar Summary: 5 Key Points on Europe Hotel Performance, 21 May

2020-05-25 10:12:02 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Knowing you might not have time to watch our full webinars, we are pleased to continue our series of COVID-19 webinar summaries. In this latest edition, we talk performance in Europe. Barcelona: 96% of STR... Read more

SiteMinder World Hotel Index: WoW Growth of Global Bookings Accelerates in May

2020-05-25 10:12:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

As governments around the world further flex their loosening of restrictions, data by SiteMinder, the global hotel industry's leading guest acquisition platform, shows that hoteliers no longer have to predict how... Read more

Columbia Hospitality Launches Columbia Clean Elevated health and safety standards for the COVID-19 world

2020-05-25 10:08:35 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Columbia Hospitality, Inc., a hospitality management and consulting company, today announced the launch of Columbia Clean, a new standard of excellence in health, hygiene, safety and sanitation in the hospitality... Read more

How We'll Travel This Summer

2020-05-25 10:04:02 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Travel this summer will be radically unlike what we've done in years past. But with temperatures rising, and national parks and theme parks slowly reopening, there's a glimmer of hope in the air. We might... Read more

What U.S. States Are Open For Travel?

2020-05-25 09:53:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Most people will likely be staying closer to home for any summer travel plans. International travel isn't worth it this summer for many due to travel restrictions. However, some U.S. states are open for travel... Read more

Italy's COVID-19 concerns are lessening as the nation prepares to restart tourism flows, says GlobalData

2020-05-25 09:49:52 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

General sentiment regarding the impact of COVID-19 in Italy is gradually becoming more positive. In two surveys by GlobalData, one conducted 28 April and the other 3 May, the number of Italians stating that they are... Read more