Minor Vs. Marriott Lawsuit in Thailand Shows Risks of Chain Consolidation

skift.com - Hotels · 9 Sep

This case will be watched closely by global chains and hotel owners as it addresses the contentious issue of whether brands consolidation affects the

Real Estate Lawyer Paul Titcher Reflects on 2019 Development Drivers

Lodging Magazine · 5 Sep

Paul Titcher, who is a partner at the California real-estate focused law firm Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP, focuses his practice on the hospitality, r

Organising and prioritising your outreach list
Organising and prioritising your outreach list

Builtvisible Blog · 29 Aug

If you've downloaded our complete guide to outreach or followed our blog series on getting started with outreach, building your outreach list and how

Startup Stage: Anyplace wants to make flexible-term housing as easy to book as hotels

PhocusWire · 27 Aug

Anyplace is a B2C marketplace where travelers can book fully furnished accommodations on a monthly basis.

Top 10 hotel budget review tips

eHotelier.com · 26 Aug

When you are reviewing a hotel budget you want to ask the right questions--the ones that will yield the biggest treasure.

Take a Spin on National Roller Coaster Day
Take a Spin on National Roller Coaster Day

Marriott on the Move · 16 Aug

In our quest to be the world’s favorite travel company, Marriott International has dabbled in a variety of businesses over the years, from airline ca

The CEO and CFO Pairing That Makes Mergers More Successful
The CEO and CFO Pairing That Makes Mergers More Successful

harvardbusiness.org · 12 Aug

Research finds optimism and pessimism play an important role.

10 Ways to Reduce Employee Fraud
10 Ways to Reduce Employee Fraud

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 12 Aug

Restaurants can use these tips to help deter theft and fraud at the POS.

Is your hotel prepared for the California Consumer Privacy Act?
Is your hotel prepared for the California Consumer Privacy Act?

Travel Tripper Blog · 9 Aug

Is your hotel prepared for the California Consumer Privacy Act? was first published on the Travel Tripper website - helping hotels win more direct bo

Travel Leaders Adds Benchmarking, Automates Yapta Rebookings & Offers Bleisure Activity Bookings
Travel Leaders Adds Benchmarking, Automates Yapta Rebookings & Offers Bleisure Activity Bookings

Business Travel News (BTN) · 6 Aug

Travel Leaders Corporate now resells the automated version of Yapta's RoomIQ and FareIQ reshopping services, branding the offering as Price Optimizer

Marriott Taps Ritz-Carlton Brand As Part of Its All-Inclusive Expansion

skift.com - Hotels · 6 Aug

This is yet another example of a large hotel chain filling in the white space in its portfolio. Bonvoy members will soon have a solid selection of al

Suppliers, beware: A threat lurks in tours and activities distribution

PhocusWire · 1 Aug

There is a growing threat to the future of tours and activities: the loss of independence in reservation systems, thanks to acquisitions by TripAdvis

Sri Lanka Will Offer Visas on Arrival to Boost Tourism Recovery

skift.com - Destinations · 31 Jul

Sri Lanka needs all the help it can get to help boost its tourism recovery, and simplifying the visa process is a smart move to welcome more visitors

Employing Advanced Technologies to Transform Finance
Employing Advanced Technologies to Transform Finance

CFO Magazine · 23 Jul

1Q 2018 KPMG Global Insights Pulse Survey highlights.

A tale of two startups - a booming tours and activities sector has a dark side
A tale of two startups - a booming tours and activities sector has a dark side

PhocusWire · 23 Jul

For all the money pouring into the likes of GetYourGuide and Klook, spare a thought for other businesses that are finding the sector extremely tough.

Strategic Joint Venture: A New Strategy to Expand Footprints in China

HFTP Connect · 22 Jul

Written By: Evita Ma Many surveys show that the mid- to high-end hotel market is booming in China. However, the corresponding services are still insu

FlixMobility raises Series F round to fuel global expansion
FlixMobility raises Series F round to fuel global expansion

PhocusWire · 22 Jul

FlixMobility has raised a Series F funding round to expand its FlixBus and FlixTrain service and to launch FlixCar.

TravelPerk completes Series C round with an additional $60M in funding

PhocusWire · 18 Jul

TravelPerk has raised about $134 million in three rounds since launching in 2015.

Travelport sells Travelwire brand to Dolphin Dynamics

PhocusWire · 17 Jul

U.K-based Dolphin Dynamics is looking to boost its presents in the Nordics through the acquisition of Travelwire from Travelport.

Robbie Ames - GM / COOSea Pines Country Club - Hilton Head Island, SC
Robbie Ames - GM / COOSea Pines Country Club - Hilton Head Island, SC

Golf Content Network · 14 Jul

BACKGROUNDER - Robbie Ames is the creative and highly involved point person for all aspects of club operations at Sea Pines Country Club and has a pr

Three Reasons the Economy Sector of Hospitality Is So Profitable
Three Reasons the Economy Sector of Hospitality Is So Profitable

Lodging Magazine · 12 Jul

Rob Palleschi, CEO of G6 Hospitality, the parent company of Motel 6 and Studio 6, shares some of the reasons the economy sector of hospitality is so

Sonder valued at $1B following $210M Series D round

PhocusWire · 11 Jul

The round puts the hospitality brand at $400 million in total funding and a valuation of more than $1 billion.

Authorities bare teeth on travel data breaches for second time, announce large fine for Marriott
Authorities bare teeth on travel data breaches for second time, announce large fine for Marriott

PhocusWire · 10 Jul

ICO, the information authority, plans to fine Marriott International more than PS99 million for the data breach it reported last year.

Hotel Marketing Budgeting Philosophy Part 1: Let Your Goals Be Your Guide
Hotel Marketing Budgeting Philosophy Part 1: Let Your Goals Be Your Guide

Tambourine Blog · 2 Jul

Every year, budgeting season rolls around and every year hotel marketers return to their crystal balls, asking themselves “Just how much should I be

Ask the Hotel Heroes: June 2019
Ask the Hotel Heroes: June 2019

Triptease Blog · 1 Jul

Each month, the Hotel Heroes - our panel of trusted hospitality industry experts - answer questions from hoteliers around the world about anything, f

What is night audit in hotel and how to do it with a cloud property management system

Hotelogix Blog · 1 Jul

In a hotel’s 24/7 business environment, guests check-in and checkout at all hours and pay their bills either through cash or cards. At the end of the