Thomas Cook reports PS1.4 billion loss
Thomas Cook reports PS1.4 billion loss

eHotelier.com · 21 May

Thomas Cook reports a PS1.4 billion loss in operations and is considering sale of its airline business.

Hyatt Signs With Realtejo - Hotelaria e Turismo to Develop Hyatt Regency Lisbon in Portugal
Hyatt Signs With Realtejo - Hotelaria e Turismo to Develop Hyatt Regency Lisbon in Portugal

Hotel Online · 20 May

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise and related agreements with Realtejo - Hotelari

CMAA and Industry Allies File Comments to 2019 Overtime Rule
CMAA and Industry Allies File Comments to 2019 Overtime Rule

CMAA Legislative Report Blog · 20 May

On Monday, May 20, CMAA and industry allies submitted their officialcommentsto the Department of Labor regarding the proposed update to theOvertime r

IHCL and GIC Create a RS. 4000 Cr. / USD 600 Million Platform To Acquire Hotel Assets
IHCL and GIC Create a RS. 4000 Cr. / USD 600 Million Platform To Acquire Hotel Assets

IHCL · 17 May

The Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL), South Asia's largest hospitality company, today announced a strategic partnership with Singapore's sovereig

IHG rolls out new brand prototypes
IHG rolls out new brand prototypes

4hoteliers.com · 17 May

Updated designs and food and beverage solutions for three of the company's mainstream brands set to roll out this year

Chatham Lodging Trust Sells Two Western Pennsylvania Hotels for $10 Million
Chatham Lodging Trust Sells Two Western Pennsylvania Hotels for $10 Million

Hotel Online · 16 May

Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE: CLDT), a hotel real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing in upscale, extended-stay hotels and premium-bra

Waitr Holdings' Revenue Increases 287%, Active Diners Increase 309%
Waitr Holdings' Revenue Increases 287%, Active Diners Increase 309%

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 16 May

Impressive growth is partially attributed to BiteSquad acquisition

4 Business Challenges & How the PMS is the Solution
4 Business Challenges & How the PMS is the Solution

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 16 May

Broader view of property management systems yields more productive, satisfied employees and efficient, secure operations.

New SkyTouch and iHotelier now integrated to help optimize revenue
New SkyTouch and iHotelier now integrated to help optimize revenue

eHotelier.com · 16 May

The integration enables properties to use the iHotelier(r) Central Reservation System (CRS) and the SkyTouch Hotel Operations Platform collectively,

New travel rules for New Zealand
New travel rules for New Zealand

eHotelier.com · 16 May

Immigration New Zealand is introducing a new travel requirement for some visitors and transit passengers, which is expected to affect around 1.5 mill

Hospitality Properties Trust Acquires Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West
Hospitality Properties Trust Acquires Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West

Lodging Magazine · 15 May

Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) has completed the purchase of the 198-room Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West for $30 million, or approximately $151,500

On the Beach reports revenue growth despite hit from Primera failure
On the Beach reports revenue growth despite hit from Primera failure

PhocusWire · 15 May

On the Beach Group has reported a 56% drop to PS400,000 in revenue for its international division for the half year ended March 31, 2019.

IHG CEO: China is 'Second Home Market' and OTA is Running Hotels 'to Learn
IHG CEO: China is 'Second Home Market' and OTA is Running Hotels 'to Learn

4hoteliers.com · 15 May

Hospitality as one of the world’s oldest trades has seen its fair share of evolution and challenges in different eras.

American Express has acquired reservation platform Resy
American Express has acquired reservation platform Resy

hotelmarketing.com · 15 May

For Resy, this is an opportunity to be introduced to a broad new swath of customers, both American Express's 114 million cardholders as well as the c

Winding Tree executes "first" hotel booking transaction on public blockchain
Winding Tree executes "first" hotel booking transaction on public blockchain

hotelmarketing.com · 15 May

Blockchain travel platform Winding Tree has announced that it has successfully executed the first hotel booking on a public blockchain.

Mixed Travel Signals Ahead for Summer, But Hotel Revenue Is There if You Want It
Mixed Travel Signals Ahead for Summer, But Hotel Revenue Is There if You Want It

Hotel Online · 14 May

There is no shortage of mixed opinions on this summer's travel outlook. While some outlets project increases in rate and demand, we suggest you'd bet

CoralTree Hospitality Group to Manage Steamboat Springs' 77-Room Ptarmigan Inn
CoralTree Hospitality Group to Manage Steamboat Springs' 77-Room Ptarmigan Inn

Hotel Online · 14 May

The Ptarmigan Inn, the only true ski in/ski out resort in Steamboat Springs, has closed for the 2019 summer season to undergo a comprehensive $5 mill

Dunkin' Sharpens Focus on Digital Initiatives
Dunkin' Sharpens Focus on Digital Initiatives

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 14 May

On-the-Go ordering saw average weekly sales increase by 25% year-over-year. It made up 4% of total transactions in Q1 and at locations without a driv

WestJet Will Go Private in $5 Billion Deal
WestJet Will Go Private in $5 Billion Deal

Business Travel News (BTN) · 13 May

Private equity firm Onex Corp. has agreed to acquire WestJet for $5 billion. Onex would acquire all outstanding WestJet shares at $31 per share, leav

Hilton's brand portfolio overtakes Marriott's as World's Most Valuable
Hilton's brand portfolio overtakes Marriott's as World's Most Valuable

4hoteliers.com · 10 May

Hilton remains world’s most valuable individual hotel brand with 17% growth, Marriott’s portfolio drops to second place as the value of its brands in

HSMAI Announces 2019 Revenue Optimization Lifetime Honoree and Professionals of the Year
HSMAI Announces 2019 Revenue Optimization Lifetime Honoree and Professionals of the Year

Hotel Online · 9 May

The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) will celebrate three outstanding revenue optimization executives during HSMAI’s

Radisson Hotel Group Partners With Allianz Real Estate for New Radisson Collection Hotel in Milan, Italy
Radisson Hotel Group Partners With Allianz Real Estate for New Radisson Collection Hotel in Milan, Italy

Hotel Online · 7 May

Radisson Hospitality AB, part of Radisson Hotel Group, is pleased to announce the signing of a new Radisson Collection property in Milan, Italy. Work

Park Hotels & Resorts to Acquire Chesapeake Lodging Trust for $2.7 Billion
Park Hotels & Resorts to Acquire Chesapeake Lodging Trust for $2.7 Billion

Hotel Online · 6 May

Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. (“Park”, the “Company”) (NYSE:PK) and Chesapeake Lodging Trust (“Chesapeake”) (NYSE:CHSP) today announced that they have e

Hyatt Reports RevPAR, Net Rooms Growth in Q1
Hyatt Reports RevPAR, Net Rooms Growth in Q1

hotelbusiness.com · 2 May

Hyatt Hotels Corporation has reported its Q1 2019 financial results. Net income attributable to Hyatt was $63 million, or $0.59 per diluted share, co

Hotel Associations From All Over The World Urge Governments To Reform Global Tourist Short Term Rentals
Hotel Associations From All Over The World Urge Governments To Reform Global Tourist Short Term Rentals

Gremi d'Hotels de Barcelona · 30 Apr

Barcelona has been for two days the venue of the ReformBnB, an international meeting where the world’s leading hotel associations have worked in a co