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Gostelow Report: GM’s role in transforming Hilton Durban

The first thing General Manager Markus Fritz had to do when he arrived at the Hilton...

Hot Openings: Zoku debuts in Amsterdam

The first Zoku hotel, a “work-meets-play” concept that takes a home-office...

PwC forecasts a reset in performance for 2017

Occupancy levels at U.S. hotels have begun to stabilize after reaching peak levels...

STR: Zika dampens Caribbean occupancy

Fear of the Zika virus among tourists is cited as part of the reason for a downturn...

News in brief: Wyndham, U.S. revenue, New Zealand hotels

Wyndham grows in Canada: Wyndham Hotel Group signed an agreement with Canalta Hotels...

Monday, May 23, 2016

Is the human element the biggest threat in India?

What’s Hot: Ritz-Carlton relaunches in Kuala Lumpur

FDM buys 18-hotel European portfolio

Is InnVest REIT buyer tied to Anbang?

How to reach Chinese millennials on social media

News in brief: Element, Ashford, Hilton, Roda

Friday, May 20, 2016

Opportunities to use fitness to develop brands

Best Western moves forward with VR marketing

Holiday Inn Club Vacations continues expansion

Westin chefs compete to design healthy kids menu

Hot Openings: Private island resort debuts in Venice

News in brief: Taj Boston, Crowne Plaza, Meliá

Thursday, May 19, 2016

HOTELS Interview: India's SAMHI in growth mode

Deadline Extended: HOTELS’ 2016 Social Hotel Awards

Mantra heads to Hawaii with big hotel purchase

BofA downgrades hotels, saying cycle is over

Airbnb targeted in class-action discrimination suit

#TBT: Were you in the Global Hoteliers Club?

What’s Hot: Shangri-La launches ‘Suit(e)-up Lounge’ in Paris

News in brief: Radisson Blu, Salt, Texas pipeline

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

New CEO Suthumpun setting her own tone at Dusit

‘Impact experiences’ for Ritz group guests

What’s Hot: Reviving glamor at iconic Zurich hotel

People on the move

News in brief: Dan Hotels, Lotte, Holiday Inn

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Gostelow Report: A natural GM takes Tbilisi

Students provide solutions in HAMA competition

Luggage to match that luxury hotel stay

What’s Hot: NYC icon reopens after extensive renovation

News in brief: NH, Canopy, Wyndham

Monday, May 16, 2016

Chinese brands soldier on despite slower growth

Capture millennials with community connectivity

InterContinental brands gazes into its crystal ball

What’s Hot: Kimpton Palomar DC gets new look

News in brief: Aman, Carlson Rezidor, Wyndham

Friday, May 13, 2016

Sal Gowili: Custodian of a London legend

JLL report supports optimism in Latin America through 2025

Esperanza offers a new experience at sea

What’s Hot: W Hotels debuts Sound Suite in Bali

News in brief: Starwood, Oasis, U.S. construction

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Gostelow Report: Hyatt GM's art of opening in Rio

#TBT: Catering to a key market – women

Wyndham Rewards launches member levels

Google Maps lets Hilton guests choose room

Marriott furthers commitment to gender equality

What’s Hot: Dulles Airport hotel debuts new look

News in brief: Vistana, Marriott, Airbnb

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Canadian REIT sold to Hong Kong-backed company

Marriott, Starwood owners suing over impact issues

'Undistracted' Choice joins direct-booking wave, plots course

Newly public Red Rock acquires high profile Vegas asset

Hot Openings: NOLA mansion reborn as boutique

People on the move

News in brief: AccorHotels, Anbang, Six Senses