Latest Hotel Industry News

Hotel Equities Announces Opening Of First Four Points Hotel In Georgia

2019-01-18 15:42:28 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Today, Atlanta-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Hotel Equities (HE) announced the opening of the Four Points by Sheraton Atlanta Airport West, Georgia's first Four Points by Sheraton. The 186-room hotel... Read more

STR: Canada Hotel Results For Week Ending 12 January

2019-01-18 14:15:51 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee -- The Canadian hotel industry recorded negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 6-12 January 2019, according to data from STR.In comparison... Read more

Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel to Open in El Reno, Oklahoma

2019-01-18 09:05:25 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The 82-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in El Reno, Oklahoma is scheduled to open on Monday, January 21, 2019 with a new décor that provides guests with a feeling of warmth and calm while traveling.... Read more

STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending 12 January

2019-01-18 08:37:37 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The U.S. hotel industry reported negative year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 6-12 January 2019, according to data from STR. In comparison with the week of 7-13 January 2018,... Read more

RIU Plans 2021 Opening of Flagship 350-Room Riu Plaza in Toronto, Canada

2019-01-18 08:22:10 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

RIU Hotels & Resorts has announced the construction of a hotel in its Riu Plaza urban line, in Toronto, the largest city in Canada and the cultural, business and financial centre of the country. The Spanish company... Read more

HSMAI Announces 2019 Americas Board and Executive Committee

2019-01-18 08:13:14 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) proudly announces its 2019 Americas Board of Directors and Executive Committee. The board is composed of a diverse range of travel and hospitality... Read more

The World Travel and Tourism Council announces 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards finalists

2019-01-18 08:10:14 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) is delighted to announce the 15 finalists for its 2019 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. The 2019 finalists are organised into the following new categories: Climate Action,... Read more

Hotel guests deserve fair transparency | By Jan Lundborg

2019-01-18 07:57:59 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Scandic Hotels is working with a large number of contracted B2B leisure partners which account for less than 10% of our business. We are happy to see that the Nordic countries are receiving increasing amounts of... Read more

Your Top 10 Digital Marketing New Year's Resolutions for 2019 | By Kerryn Gower

2019-01-17 21:56:38 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

After saying goodbye to 2018, we're starting the new year with fresh priorities and goals. January is a great time for hoteliers to reflect on last year's strategies and analyze results in order to create a... Read more

Black Oak Casino Resort to Implement INTELITY's Guest Experience and Staff Management Platform

2019-01-17 20:22:38 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

INTELITY, the global travel industry's first and most powerful enterprise guest engagement and staff management platform, announced today that it inked a deal with The Hotel at Black Oak Casino Resort in... Read more

Is this mistake hurting your hotel tech sales? | By Jeremiah Magone

2019-01-17 18:26:38 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

If sales haven't been as strong as you'd hoped in 2018, there are probably as many reasons for that as there are ads on the Internet...But over the past 6 years, as a copywriter and marketing strategist for... Read more

"marketing to China" Conference features High-caliber Speakers

2019-01-17 18:15:48 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The first 2019 edition of the "marketing to China" Conference will feature a stellar lineup of Chinese digital marketing experts, who will address important industry topics, likethe potential of Chinese... Read more

Whistle Ranked #1 Guest Messaging Platform

2019-01-17 17:20:30 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Whistle is the leading Guest Messaging Platform in the hospitality industry, powering real-time guest communications via SMS, Mobile Messaging applications, Email, and Website Live Chat. Whistle helps... Read more

Travel Tripper Named #1 CRS and Top-Rated Booking Engine and Digital Agency by Hotel Tech Report

2019-01-17 16:29:32 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

(NEW YORK)-- Travel Tripper, the industry's leading provider of hotel booking and marketing solutions, this week received four awards from Hotel Tech Report, the top source for online ratings and reviews on hotel... Read more

Beekeeper Continues to Dominate in the Hotel Technology Arena; Named 'Top Operational Product' for Employee Engagement by HotelTechReport

2019-01-17 15:34:43 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

San Francisco, Jan. 17, 2019 -- Beekeeper is on a roll! This week the company earned its fifth hotel technology award as a "2019 Top Rated Operations Product" by HotelTechReport for its Employee Engagement... Read more

Major Trends to Watch for at HSMAI NY Conference | By Raj Singh

2019-01-17 14:54:59 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

As I think about what to get excited about at HSMAI's Digital Marketing Strategy Conference 2019 taking place later this month in New York, the fast-evolving guest experience comes to mind. And, of course, hotel... Read more

The Modern Guest Experience & How Hotels Can Achieve It in 2019 | By David Millili

2019-01-17 14:36:32 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Websites and apps were once supplementary to the experience. They gave a guest more information than she would get over the phone and via brochure (remember those?), but the digital pieces of the pathway weren't... Read more

Rainmaker Closes a Record Year with An Increased Global Footprint, New Customer Growth, and Innovation in New Segments

2019-01-17 14:35:08 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Rainmaker Group (Rainmaker), a leading provider of cloud-based hospitality revenue and profit optimization software, today announced that the company is starting 2019 with strong-than-ever numbers, a full... Read more

Ryanair and SiteMinder partnership takes off for European hotels

2019-01-17 13:13:10 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Ryanair, Europe's No.1 airline, and SiteMinder, the global hotel industry's leading guest acquisition platform, today announce a partnership to provide European hotels direct access to sell their properties... Read more

IDeaS Revenue Solutions Honored as 2019 HotelTechAwards People's Choice Winner

2019-01-17 13:09:25 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hotel Tech Report has named IDeaS Revenue Solutions as the 2019 People's Choice Award winner in its annual HotelTechAwards.Recognized as last year's top-rated revenue management software provider, IDeaS... Read more