Latest Hotel Industry News

Sgs Hosts Complimentary Hospitality Webinar Series

2018-06-18 23:06:26 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The travel and hospitality industry is faced with a variety of potential risks, including environmental, social and economic. Of the many challenges facing the travel and hospitality industry today, two hold the... Read more

Kennenbunkport Resort Collection Books Infor Hospitality

2018-06-18 21:51:41 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, today announced the success Kennenbunkport Resort Collection has had since their go-live of Infor Hospitality Management (HMS) in 2017. With nine... Read more

Hospitality Financial Leadership - The Busy Hotel Executive

2018-06-18 21:48:50 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Coaching people around the financials in hotels is what I do. I accomplish this by one-on-one coaching, usually on the phone or through Skype, or in workshops where as a group we explore and debunk the mystery around... Read more

Championing the value of independent data | By Woody Wade

2018-06-18 20:45:55 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

In April of this year, Carson Booth was named CEO of Berlin-based SnapShot GmbH. Previously the Global VP for Property Technology at Starwood, then Marriott, he brings a wealth of relevant experience to his new... Read more

Duetto Releases Definitive Guide to Cloud Technology for Hospitality Industry at HITEC

2018-06-18 20:05:27 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

San Francisco -- The foundation for success in today's hospitality industry and for further innovation can't be found on premise at any hotel, but rather in the cloud. The Business Imperative for Cloud... Read more

Agilysys Releases Latest Version of InfoGenesis, A Modern POS Platform to Transform Hospitality Guest Service at Scale

2018-06-18 19:10:09 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

ALPHARETTA, GA. -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced the release of InfoGenesis 4.5.0, the latest version of its... Read more

Data Travel and Beekeeper Connect HITEC 2018 Festivities with BeeHAPI Buses

2018-06-18 18:05:03 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Houston -- Data Travel, LLC, the developer of HAPI, the new data streaming and enrichment platform, aims to help hoteliers streamline integration of their data and systems. At HITEC this year, Beekeeper is joining... Read more

Whistle Joins Volara's Voice Hub For Hotels

2018-06-18 17:29:08 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Volara is THE provider of fully integrated custom voice-based solutions to the hospitality industry. Volara's proprietary software creates a hotel business tool atop Amazon Alexa. With Volara, Whistle's... Read more

Guest Experience - The (True!) Longing Of The Rich & Famous: On-Stage With The Illustrious Stacy Fischer-Rosenthal

2018-06-18 17:05:18 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

I have been talking about a shift in the mindset of the luxury traveller for some time. I had the pri vilege of a conversation with Stacy Fischer-Rosenthal - the internationally known head of what is arguably the most... Read more

Hotel Capital Acquires The Tremont Chicago Hotel at Magnificent Mile and Mike Ditka's Restaurant

2018-06-18 16:52:42 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Chicago, IL -- Hotel Capital LLC, a private equity real estate investment firm, is excited to announce a direct equity investment and acquisition of The Tremont Chicago Hotel at Magnificent Mile located in Chicago,... Read more

Crowdvilla makes history by acquiring shared holiday properties and brings blockchain to Bali

2018-06-18 16:41:14 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Singapore -- Crowdvilla, the blockchain-based startup that enables its community of users to own and share holiday homes, has in-principle acquired a collection of holiday properties, which include boutique hotels and... Read more

Room Mate Group, The New Brand Image That Unites Kike Sarasola's Three Companies

2018-06-18 16:32:03 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

"Room Mate Group - The Visionary Brand" is symbolized by the silhouette of a horse, an animal that represents equestrian and Olympic Athlete Kike Sarasola.Room Mate Hotels operates 22 hotels and will open 11... Read more

What hoteliers can do when crises strike | By Robert Rauch

2018-06-18 16:14:24 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The U.S. has been hit with the longest streak of crises--mass shootings, natural disasters and security breaches--in the past decade. Hoteliers need to better prepare and develop plans for not if, but when crises... Read more

Top Hotel Companies and Brands in China's Hotel Construction Pipeline

2018-06-18 15:09:34 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

PORTSMOUTH, NH -- According to Lodging Econometrics (LE), the top hotel companies in China's construction pipeline by project count are: Hilton Worldwide with 347 projects/80,532 rooms, InterContinental Hotels... Read more

OTA Insight Introduces Parity Insight at HITEC Houston

2018-06-18 15:08:11 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Houston -- OTA Insight, the cloud-based data intelligence platform for the hospitality industry, today announced the launch of its latest development, Parity Insight. As the latest addition to its suite of revenue... Read more

Up in the Air: The 10 Best New Hotel Rooftops

2018-06-18 15:05:53 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The hotel rooftop bar will never go out of style. Whether it's on the sixth floor or the 65th, there's something undeniably appealing about dining, drinking, swimming and yoga-ing high above the streets of... Read more

Blockchain In Tourism: Hope Or Hype |

2018-06-18 15:01:22 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Blockchain technology is the focus of many companies these days contemplating its benefits. Blockchain in tourism also has its future according to experts.Blockchain is now being tested by some companies in the... Read more

Airbnb Occupies Another Trench In The Hotel Industry War |

2018-06-18 14:59:41 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Airbnb strikes again with its arsenal to conquer the hotel industry. The hospitality service and rental platform signed a partnership with the French software company Availpro, which currently has a portfolio of more... Read more

The Dangers Of Hotel Wi-fi Connection |

2018-06-18 14:58:30 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

For many travelers it is a routine. When you arrive at a hotel or restaurant, firstly you ask about wireless connection. However, experts warn that hotel wifi may be very dangerous, though the risks can be... Read more

Scandic strengthens its Executive Committee with strategic expertise within digitalization, branding and marketing

2018-06-18 13:15:09 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Today, Scandic is announcing changes to its Executive Committee to fortify the company's focus on digitalization, branding and marketing. New Chief Information Officer will be Ann Hellenius, new Chief Customer... Read more