Latest Hotel Industry News

Hilton Garden Inn Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman South Debuts

2018-12-10 08:43:58 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) award-winning, focused service brand of hotels welcomed media during a media event announcing the opening of its third hotel in Malaysia, Hilton Garden Inn Jalan Tuanku... Read more

Embassy Suites by Hilton Resort Opens in St. Augustine Beach

2018-12-10 08:08:41 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Embassy Suites by Hilton, a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from Hilton(NYSE: HLT) and Key International - a prominent real estate investment and development firm, announced today the opening of a new resort... Read more

In the realm of HR, 2019 will see an uptick in employee engagement strategies

2018-12-10 08:00:43 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Reevaluating Payroll and SchedulingThanks to the slow demise of payday lenders and other high-cost cash advance services, many companies, especially those with large hourly workforces, will be looking for ways to... Read more

How to Capture Vacationers This Holiday Season | By Cameron Hayes

2018-12-08 11:56:19 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Christmas is historically the busiest time to travel in the US. Last year, AAA predicted that a record-breaking 107 million Americans would travel over the Christmas and New Year's holidays. As guests prepare for... Read more

U.S. Hotels Forecast to Enjoy Tenth Consecutive Year of Growth - CBRE Reports

2018-12-08 11:48:13 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

CBRE Hotels Americas Research is forecasting record occupancy in 2019 amid solid economic growth. Mark Woodworth, Senior Managing Director with CBRE Hotels, discussed our updated December 2018 edition of Hotel... Read more

Guest Privacy - It's Your Business | Robert Braun | By Robert Braun

2018-12-08 11:40:01 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

That obligation has become increasingly complex due both to the vulnerability of hotel companies to breach, and the enactment of laws and regulations, worldwide, that impose additional burdens on hotels - the... Read more

Jamaica to host Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference and Operations Summit (CHICOS) in November 2019

2018-12-07 18:39:33 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Jamaica has been selected to host the next Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference and Operations Summit (CHICOS) on November 14-15, 2019. Co-sponsors Apple Leisure Group (ALG) and AMResorts will provide the conference... Read more

Interstate Hotels & Resorts Announces Management Agreements With Three Premium Salt Lake City Properties

2018-12-07 15:15:46 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Interstate Hotels & Resorts unveils the addition of three new premium branded hotels to its growing portfolio - the Courtyard by Marriott Salt Lake City Downtown, Hyatt House Salt Lake City/Downtown and Fairfield Inn... Read more

Marriott Wants To Build Loyalty With Luxury Travelers By Providing Transformative Experiences

2018-12-07 15:09:38 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

If research commissioned by Marriott International and some of its partners is correct, you probably approach travel like Marcel Proust who said, "My destination is no longer a place, rather a new way of... Read more

Marriott Breach Exposes Far More Than Just Data

2018-12-07 14:39:32 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International's astonishing data breach, exposing up to half a billion guests, has revealed yet another American pressure point that's incredibly sensitive to digital attack -- not only must we... Read more

Marriott to pay for new passports for guests experiencing fraud after data breach

2018-12-07 14:24:43 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Marriott International will pay for customers' new passports if they can prove fraud following the company's large-scale data breach that affected as many as 500 million guests.... Read more

HSMAI Successfully Launches ROC Middle East In Dubai

2018-12-07 13:24:57 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Region's Inaugural Revenue Optimization Conference BringsLearning, Networking, and Innovations to Hotel ProfessionalsOn December 4, for the first time in the association's history, the Hospitality Sales... Read more

The Solidarity AccorHotels endowment fund celebrates its 10th anniversary during Solidarity Week 2018

2018-12-07 13:06:50 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Helping to combat the economic and social exclusion of the most disadvantaged people was the rationale behind the creation of the endowment fund Solidarity AccorHotels. Ten years on, more than 300 projects have been... Read more

Hospitality Wages Rise 38% Year-on-year

2018-12-07 12:40:39 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The report, which compared data from November 2018, with the same period in 2017, found that hospitality was just one of the nation's key industries to see hikes in advertised salaries last month.Average salaries... Read more

Eliminate Friction Points, Hospitality Experts Say

2018-12-07 11:29:37 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Technology today has the power to eliminate several friction points that guests might face when they book and arrive for their hotel stays, experts at the HITEC Dubai 2018 exhibition and conference said.Speaking in a... Read more

RateGain Announces integration with Google Reviews

2018-12-07 10:54:45 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

London, 7 December 2018: RateGain Technologies, the market leader in data and intelligence solutions for travel and hospitality industries, today announced its integration with Google Reviews, a development that would... Read more

Why Repeat Hotel Customers Are Better Than New Ones | By Chester Avey

2018-12-07 10:28:24 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

While all guests are valuable to the hotel industry, the positive economics of repeat customers can't be ignored. Building customer loyalty is one of the most important steps for a hotel's success.Obviously,... Read more

Rosewood Hotel Group Chief Executive Officer Sonia Cheng Recognized On Bloomberg Businessweek's 2018 Bloomberg 50 List

2018-12-07 10:15:46 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Accolade marks the latest in a pivotal year for Sonia Cheng and Rosewood Hotel Group, following outstanding recognitions from leading business and travel companies including Fast Company, Fortune, Conde Nast Traveler... Read more

Wanda Hotels & Resorts Unveils New Brand - Wanda Moments

2018-12-07 10:13:45 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

On 30 November, 2018, Wanda Hotels & Resorts held a launch ceremony and gala dinner to unveil Wanda Moments, a premium mid-scale hotel brand, and announced the newly upgraded guest loyalty program - Wanda Club at the... Read more