MGM on Hunt for Investor to Join Las Vegas Property Venture

skift.com - Hotels · 12 Nov

Like other hospitality companies, MGM is pivoting towards an asset-light model and has spent the last year or so preparing for an economic downturn.

OTA & Travel Distribution Update: Indian online travel agent investigatedfor potential consumer abuses; Kayak launches business platform; Trip.com'sgrowing global aspirations
OTA & Travel Distribution Update: Indian online travel agent investigatedfor potential consumer abuses; Kayak launches business platform; Trip.com'sgrowing global aspirations

Duff on Hospitality Law · 11 Nov

Indian Online Travel Agent Joins Ranks of Those Being Investigated for Potential Consumer Abuses('MakeMyTrip faces battery of allegations of unfair b

Poland Joins U.S. Visa Waiver Program and 14 Other Top Tourism Stories This Week
Poland Joins U.S. Visa Waiver Program and 14 Other Top Tourism Stories This Week

skift.com - Destinations · 10 Nov

This week in tourism, Polish nationals will soon be able to apply for extended U.S. visits as Poland joins the American visa waiver program. Meanwhil

Supply growth, illegal hotels among NYC concerns
Supply growth, illegal hotels among NYC concerns

hotelbusiness.com · 10 Nov

The New York hotel market is poised for long-term success, according to Jenna Finkelstein, senior consultant, CBRE Hotels. "New York City is one of t

Hotel Companies Are Feeling the Pinch From Political Tensions in China

skift.com - Hotels · 8 Nov

The political tensions in Hong Kong and China are having implications for the hospitality industry all over the world. There is no clear end in sight

The Lodging Conference: Dilip Petigara, Access Point Financial
The Lodging Conference: Dilip Petigara, Access Point Financial

Hotel Management · 6 Nov

Hotel Management interviews Dilip Petigara, CEO of Access Point Financial.

ARA US Hospitality Trust to buy 3 upscale hotels for $84.5M
ARA US Hospitality Trust to buy 3 upscale hotels for $84.5M

Hotel Management · 6 Nov

The hotels, all Marriott brands, will grow the company's portfolio to 41 properties with 5,340 rooms.

Expedia stock drops after disappointing earnings

hotelmarketing.com · 6 Nov

Expedia Group shares sank as much as 13 percent in after-hours trading after the travel giant missed profit expectations for its third quarter earnin

Airbnb to verify all of its listings

hotelmarketing.com · 6 Nov

Airbnb properties will soon be verified for accuracy of photos, addresses, listing details, cleanliness, safety and basic home amenities.

Restaurant Management: The 7 elements of a Business Plan
Restaurant Management: The 7 elements of a Business Plan

EHL Blog · 5 Nov

Unless you are self-funding your food business, you will need to find investors. To woo investors, you will need a business plan that outlines the es

Global Newsletter: November 05, 2019
Global Newsletter: November 05, 2019

4hoteliers.com · 5 Nov

Deutsche Hospitality acquired by a Chinese group, Marriott grows all-inclusive segment, Co-Working Spaces: mitigating litigation risks while encourag

Seven steps to master lead management at your hotel

eHotelier.com · 4 Nov

Deliver a considerate and impactful lead acquisition and conversion program by following these tips that propel conversion. When you better understan

Anantara Vacation Club Announces Exchange Agreement with RCI
Anantara Vacation Club Announces Exchange Agreement with RCI

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 4 Nov

From January 2020, all Anantara Vacation Club Elite Owners will be able to exchange their Club Points to have the benefits of both nightly and weekly

The Historic Ritz London Could Sell for $1 Billion

skift.com - Hotels · 2 Nov

London's super-prime hotels don't go on the market very often. The Ritz London could be the next one as its owners hire a team to pursue a deal. Only

Fosun Swoops on Thomas Cook Brand Names

skift.com - Travel Services · 1 Nov

Given Fosun's desire to help keep Thomas Cook afloat, the news shouldn't come as a surprise, especially since the Chinese company's Foliday ecosystem

One Hotel Completes Sale, Two Secure Financing

hotelbusiness.com · 1 Nov

Mumford Company, MidCap Funding and CHC Capital have all completed hotel transactions. Here's a look at a recent sale, plus two financing deals.

Marriott Sells St. Regis New York to Qatar for $310 Million

skift.com - Hotels · 1 Nov

Yet another trophy asset for the Qatar Investment Authority, which is making good its plans to take direct stakes in companies and assets in North Am

Can a Fast-Growing Oyo Patch Up the Early Cracks?

skift.com - Destinations · 1 Nov

It's raining doubts on Oyo Hotels & Homes, a far cry from the awe that was poured on its founder and CEO Ritesh Agarwal when he came in six years ago

Delivery Integration - Solved.
Delivery Integration - Solved.

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 1 Nov

NovaDine's DSP marketplace and DAAS integration is a solution for delivery order integration.

MGM Resorts CEO Suggests More Real Estate Deals to Come
MGM Resorts CEO Suggests More Real Estate Deals to Come

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 1 Nov

In the latest casino operator's earnings conference call MGM Resorts International CEO James Murren confirmed that more real estate transactions coul

Case Made for Brand USA at Congressional Hearing

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 31 Oct

Representatives from Brand USA and the U.S. Travel Association told a congressional subcommittee that if Brand USA is not renewed, the U.S. would con

A Restaurant Accounting Innovation Roadmap: Best Practices to Optimize the Back-Office
A Restaurant Accounting Innovation Roadmap: Best Practices to Optimize the Back-Office

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 31 Oct

Key takeaways from the 2019 Restaurant Accounting Innovation Council on how to improve the status quo of restaurant back-office. A year of accounting

Delivery & Digital Drive Wingstop's Growth
Delivery & Digital Drive Wingstop's Growth

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 31 Oct

Digital sales make up 30% of chain's overall domestic sales.

Hilton Purobeach Barcelona Sees Boost from Digital Ordering
Hilton Purobeach Barcelona Sees Boost from Digital Ordering

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 31 Oct

Data reveals Purobeach Barcelona's cloud-based mobile F&B ordering technology is a favorable addition to the #puroexperience.

Krystal to Sell 100+ Company-Owned Restaurants to Franchisees
Krystal to Sell 100+ Company-Owned Restaurants to Franchisees

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 31 Oct

Refranchising initiative is the next step in transformation of legacy brand.

Mumford Co. arranges sale of Virginia Fairfield
Mumford Co. arranges sale of Virginia Fairfield

Hotel Management · 30 Oct

The purchase marks the Maryland-based hotel owner and operator's seventh acquisition and the first Marriott-branded property in its portfolio.