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HOTELS’ Hot Issue: Marketing manifesto

It’s all about capturing hearts, minds and eyeballs. Hotels are touting mission...

The Hot: Food trucks, s’mores cart at Montage Palmetto Bluff

Yes, we’ll have s’more. Food trucks that is. After undergoing an expansion...

Expedia data shows strength among independents

For Q1 2017, Expedia data shows independents continued to excel on ADR growth versus...

People on the Move

Aspen Skiing Company appointed Alinio Azevedo as chief operating officer for its...

Briefs: Kessler refutes Disney plans, DoubleTree L.A. sells

Kessler denies Disney move: A spokesperson from the Kessler Collection denies...

Marriott launches master classes through loyalty programs

Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) are launching a master class...

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Gostelow Report: Peninsula GM stays grounded in Paris

The Hot: China’s Shangri-La Hotel, Yiwu opens

The serviced apartment moment

Briefs: Mandarin in Melbourne, Trump outta Toronto

Monday, June 26, 2017

Supreme Court reinstates key parts of Trump travel ban

Mantra consolidates brands under Mantra Hotels

Sub-brands effective versus disruptors: Landor

Hot Openings: Graduate sets sights on Cali with debut of Graduate Berkeley

Briefs: Crown China gambling, Viceroy stays, Expedia Paris

Friday, June 23, 2017

HOTELS' Hot Issue: Designing experiences

Hot Openings: Fairmont Quasar debuts in Istanbul

More NYU conference takeaways: Deloitte

Aimbridge adds TMI assets to portfolio

News in brief: Melia, Dusit, American Hotel Income Properties

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Ritz-Carlton sets sail with yacht experiences

Airbnb about to test premium service: report

Hot Openings: ‘Sexy genius’ themed EMC2 opens in Chicago

People on the Move

Briefs: Hard Rock, RLHC, Trump, IGY

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Scandic to acquire Restel portfolio in Finland

More details on IHG midscale brand, Holiday updates

Hot Openings: Euro style at AC Hotel Irvine

News in brief: Loews, Affinia Dumont, Ligula

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Gostelow Report: Disrupting status quo at Ritz-Carlton, Budapest

Hot Openings: Fairmont Empress gets revamp, fancy chandelier

Hilton Hotels & Resorts launching new ad campaign

News in brief: James Hotel, Six Senses Ibiza, Hyatt Place Hotel

Monday, June 19, 2017

HOTELS’ Hot Issue: Development

Hot Openings: Le Méridien Visconti Rome opens

Abu Dhabi fund trying to take control of Viceroy

Some Trump Hotels revenue disclosed in new filing

News in brief: Trump Toronto, Mali update, Pullman Tokyo

How to equip static templates for future changes

Friday, June 16, 2017

Cuba restrictions threaten anticipated U.S. development

NYU Notebook: Embassy, ESA, Montage, Zoku

Hot Openings: Plaid dominates at Royal Hotel in Edinburgh

News in brief: IHG, Accor, Summit

Thursday, June 15, 2017

HOTELS’ Hot Issue: What's trending in F&B

Improving the RFP process: GBTA research

Bagan, Myanmar, emerging as sustainable destination

Hot Openings: Boutique Las Alcobas opens in Napa Valley

W launches 'Frogger-style' video game

News in brief: Emaar, Somalia, Mövenpick