Hotels: News

Relevant opens “market maker” in Hollywood

The Relevant Group CEO Grant King says everything about the just-opened Thompson...

Briefs: Chatham buys; H.I.G in Switzerland

Chatham acquires two Austin hotels: Chatham Lodging Trust, the hotel...

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

Recovery continues with big Q2 beat from Marriott

Business travel set for slow takeoff: Deloitte

Briefs: Oxford buys in Chicago | Butcher back at Langham

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

Leal takes over at Sternlicht’s SH Hotels

HOTELS Giants: Despite pandemic, growth continues

Beach destinations lead in Latin America

10 Tricks to Instantly Boost Sustainability

Briefs: Schroders pan-Euro fund | Stonehill deploying $1.5B

Monday, August 02, 2021

ALIS Notebook: Outrigger, IHG

Naudi leads Corinthia to New York, beyond

U.S. hotel profit reached 84% of 2019 level

Briefs: Accor, Pebblebrook’s Q2 | Microsoft-Oyo tie-up?

Don’t forget about restaurant tech innovations

Friday, July 30, 2021

The Guild, Mint House grow in alternative space

Briefs: U.S. occupancy peaks | Vacasa to go public

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Jerry Inzerillo: Defining his moment

Wyndham increase dividend by 50%: Q2 earnings

USTA responds to updated CDC guidance

ALIS notebook: PM, Remington, BWH, Radisson, Accor

Briefs: NYC, Marriott lead U.S. construction | Dallas Hilton sold

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Briefs: HVMG portfolio grows | Loan for Lightstone

Price no longer driving force of travel decisions, shows study

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

TMC Hospitality’s Bates follows new crowds

Selina looks to open 5 new properties

Briefs: U.S. construction down | Brandt, DCC buy

Gathering of the clan in LA

Monday, July 26, 2021

Virtual meeting cannibalization impacts recovery: report

How to collaborate with your hybrid team

Briefs: Atwell Suites in Texas | NYC demand up

Friday, July 23, 2021

Briefs: US occupancy peaks | voco to Chicago

Recovery success needs senior team alignment

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Azora expands to Portugal with Tivoli deals

Jo’burg Radisson Red GM more of a curator

Briefs: MGM bids for Osaka | Japan's 1M cancellations

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Peak RevPAR levels Q3 of 2024: CBRE

Summer lessons, holiday season predictions

Briefs: MCR buys in NYC | Selenta portfolio buyer

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Jakarta’s Archipelago positioned for growth

Europe has strongest construction growth: STR

UK introduces 2-jab rule for crowded venues

Do your words fit your culture and values?

Briefs: Business travel up | Seibu Holdings selling

Monday, July 19, 2021

Short-term rental wars heat up

Exclusive: Petrus tapped to grow Lotte in Americas

Briefs: MCG shares slip | Biden gives travel hope

Employee care in a (post) pandemic world

Friday, July 16, 2021

Orlando’s ette tries to set post-pandemic trends

Briefs: U.S. occupancy rises | Hilton in Mexico

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Bring back breakfast, consumers tell JD Power

REITs kickstart next chapter of recovery

Briefs: Azul, Seaview partner | Centara to Oman

Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Checks, balances in digital key rollout

Hyatt enhances ESG initiatives

How fintechs are supporting the hospitality industry

Briefs: MCR buys 5 hotels | CorePoint selling?

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

NYC supply boom is coming, will pressure results

Spain hotels trading at rapid pace: Colliers

Brand loyalty unequal across tiers: study

Briefs: Koh Samui returns | Rockbridge, Summit buy

It takes an island: How human touch reignited an industry

Monday, July 12, 2021

For China’s hotels, F&B sales never ancillary

Patience is key to optimal recovery

Briefs: Porsche has hotel partner | Ronaldo to NYC

Friday, July 09, 2021

McKinsey’s insights into the return of corporate travel

Even after pandemic, cleanliness still king

Thursday, July 08, 2021

Details emerge on Soho House IPO filing

China investment, M&A snapshot

Coalition wants US borders reopened

Hiring new applicants versus former employees

Briefs: Driftwood buys in Houston | Azora's plan

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

Briefs: Delray hotel refi | WTTC looks back, ahead

Pressures of GOP

Tuesday, July 06, 2021

CBRE takes pulse in US at mid-year 2021

Recent urban migrations and hotel markets

Briefs: Radisson updates outlook | Electra buys London Nobu

Monday, July 05, 2021

Hotel unions seek legislation for aid

Phuket program aims to revive international visits

3 keys to doing more with less

Briefs: NY Lexington sold | Declines in U.K., Australia

Friday, July 02, 2021

95% in US break even on May GOP basis: STR

Briefs: U.S. occupancy keeps climbing | Lone Star back in UK

Looking ahead to the next decade

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Address trust gaps to boost recovery: study

AHLA, AAHOA align to advocate

Briefs: Minor, Funyard jv | Radisson grows in Italy

Is better tipping the answer to labor woes?

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

As demand returns, costs complicate bottom line

Top designers dish on future, what to do now

Four Seasons in Beverly Hills creates Wellness Floor

Monday, June 28, 2021

Vaccines help raise travel intent: Deloitte

Monarch wins bid for 10 Eagle Hospitality assets

Briefs: Union invests in Ireland | $750M for US tourism

Friday, June 25, 2021

Highest US occupancy in 85 weeks

PPHE, Clal Insurance align on 2 London hotels

Briefs: New York shows resilience | Second Sensei deal

A picture is worth a thousand bookings

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Hospitality REIT M&A up 17% in 2021: JLL

You’ve installed digital check-in – now what?

Briefs: Fund targets Spain | Marriott's new ad campaign

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

To pay or not to pay? The wage dilemma

Briefs: Four Seasons to Jacksonville? | Open source travel hub

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

AHLA: face covering optional for vaccinated employees

Soho House testing the public market

Why multifunctional spaces are here to stay

Briefs: Condor wants to sell | Potential Abu Dhabi merger

Monday, June 21, 2021

What factors are behind $1 million/key deals?

Briefs: Business travel report | Sonae invests in new brand

Different can be great

Friday, June 18, 2021

How Loews, Omni tie-up will take shape

Briefs: Big price for Charleston Place? | Rosewood grows in China

The centennial communications hierarchy

Thursday, June 17, 2021

USTA cites uneven guidance for slow business travel rebound

Updates on new brands rising in the face of COVID

The Airbnb Effect: Winning with rates, promotions

Wyndham pipeline endures pandemic, stands at 950-plus

5 reasons investors should consider short-term rentals

Briefs: Bain, Stoneweg want Selenta | Hilton to Sardinia

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

The Airbnb Effect: Experiences over stays

People on the move: Accor, Kempinksi, Fife Arms

Accor starts recruitment, internship drive

New focus on connection with outdoors

Briefs: Rocky recovery in U.S. | Cerberus, Highgate partner again

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

The Airbnb Effect: Exploit your advantages

Health-conscious food trends explained

Briefs: Mark Elliott dies | Two Saudi powers merging?

Monday, June 14, 2021

Shareholders accept PE firm’s amended bid for ESA

Self-serve lobby coffee isn’t cutting it, post-pandemic

Briefs: TPG buys two hotels | Travel sentiment up

Friday, June 11, 2021

Work-from-hotel remains a seller for shrewd marketers

Quick thinking can drive bar business

Briefs: Pandemic-era highs in US | Hyatt project flips in Palm Springs

Travel scenarios for Q3-Q4 2021

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Baima’s view from Paradise in Tibet

WTTC urges G7 to make plan to restart travel

Briefs: LE Founder Ford dies | Hope for US inbound

Wednesday, June 09, 2021

The evolution of meetings, events deliverables

Briefs: New owner at St Andrews | Four Seasons to Osaka

Origins of your coffee and more

Tuesday, June 08, 2021

Meetings webinar: What does “hybrid” really mean?

Briefs: Open US-UK travel urged | SVC, Hyatt make deal

Monday, June 07, 2021

HOTELS webinar: Managing meetings, events

Briefs: STR weekly report | Lore Group rebrands in London

Friday, June 04, 2021

Marathon deal doubles Valor’s UK presence

How prepared are we to deliver the exceptional?

Mount launches dual platform Victory Hotel Group

Briefs: Accor grows onefinestay | PwC, UNWTO travel reports

Holistic software for the post-pandemic surge

Thursday, June 03, 2021

Transactions: What’s on everyone’s mind?

Briefs: Trump DC lease for sale again | CBRE’s state of hotels

Wednesday, June 02, 2021

Indonesia has Asia Pac’s other biggest pipeline: LE

Briefs: Braemer buys Mr. C | Hilton execs bullish

Tuesday, June 01, 2021

Pandox's Nissen dies after brief illness

Briefs: More opposition to ESA deal | Nepalese giant expanding

The perfect shot

Monday, May 31, 2021

Literally driving to next investment destination

Trends to watch for travel surge

Briefs: Making case for EB-5 | Multi-booking for Scandic

Friday, May 28, 2021

WorldHotels refreshes image with logos, mission

GOPPAR in US up 235% YOY in April: HotStats

U.S. GOP in April improved to 60% of 2019

Briefs: 60% occupancy in US | Santa Barbara icon for sale

Laundry list for technology in 2021

Thursday, May 27, 2021

AJ Capital gets infusion from Acore Capital

Deloitte updated summer travel intentions

Put more into team’s emotional bank account

Briefs: Disney resort follows trends | Marathon buys in UK

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Prioritizing everyone’s mental health, too

Briefs: Wheelock buys Perry Lane | Wyndham grows in Turkey

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Summer travel data from industry nemesis

Labor issues might wreak havoc with balance sheets

Middle East markets rebound during Ramadan

PwC more optimistic in latest reforecast

Take an honest look to plan for emotional recovery

Briefs: Hyatt in Helsinki back on | McKibbon gets 7 deals

Monday, May 24, 2021

Outlook for London transaction market

Hybrid meetings set to double: GBTA

Briefs: Lead time lengthening | Figure out loyalty

Friday, May 21, 2021

Mandarin in DC jumps on WFH trend

Inviting opportunities ahead in Asia Pacific

Briefs: Anantara lands Krasnapolsky | Encouraging data in US

5 tips for maximizing team videoconferencing

Thursday, May 20, 2021

Expedia eyes ‘What Travelers Want’

Briefs: Tax break for NYC hoteliers | EU moves to reopen borders

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Ace’s Wilson: Find the good in every cycle

Pivotal moment for Black employment: Castell Project

Singapore tourism hurt by double cancellation

Briefs: Blackstone’s Crown bid rejected | Marriott sues robocallers

How to solve labor shortages through technology

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

After new CDC guidance, advice on mask policy

Ace president’s mantra: Focus on the customer

AHLA statement on updated CDC mask guidance

Stop saying, “Safety is our top priority”

Briefs: UAE’s Emaar to open 12 hotels | Icon Scherz passes

Monday, May 17, 2021

JLL views on potential NYC deal market

Relais & Châteaux celebrates; members reengineer

Briefs: Meet Timbers Company | Driftwood Capital buys

Friday, May 14, 2021

Harmsworth gives GWI views on evolution of wellness

State of US transaction market: It will not be RTC 2.0

Briefs: Alila in Shanghai | Rosewood to Mexico City

Pivoting to digital nomadism

Thursday, May 13, 2021

UK financing tough as lenders become cautious: HVS

London, Dubai, Sydney performances trending upwards

Occupancy two-thirds of the way back: Amadeus

Briefs: Ritz-Carlton for Nashville | Luxembourg fund buys in Venice

Vaccines, stimulus start to lift EU nations

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

STR, TE forecast: 2023 for full demand recovery

Briefs: China’s Atour seeks IPO | Chetrit Miami deal

Find your third space

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Hyatt returns to show its local love

China performance buoys Marriott’s Q1 results

Choice posts solid RevPAR; misses on EPS, revenue

How the H-2B Work Visa Program can help

Briefs: Rival bid for Crown | Sternlicht expects sellout summer

Monday, May 10, 2021

Dusit launches Devarana Wellness concept

US downturn easing, recovery underway, declares CBRE

IHG Q1 buoyed by Americas, China

Roundup of US REIT Q1 performances

Creative pragmatism will help hotels get back on track

Briefs: Auberge in Hudson Valley | Nassetta on business travel

Friday, May 07, 2021

RLJ beats across the board in Q1

U.S. meetings, events jump 58.5% in April

Briefs: Standard to Melbourne | Second Treehouse in UK

Thursday, May 06, 2021

Host buys Four Seasons Orlando, beats Q1 expectations

HOTELS returns with second Opportunities Conference

Hilton Q1 a near miss; outlook remains positive

Briefs: Big day for Shangri-La | PPP money runs dry in US

Wednesday, May 05, 2021

Indian Tribe acquires the Palms in Las Vegas

Hyatt EPS misses by $2.27, misses on revenue

U.S. GOP reaches 50% of 2019 level

Mentoring can help increase profitability

Briefs: COVID flares in Singapore | ‘Sustainable’ short-term rentals

Tuesday, May 04, 2021

Why smaller boutique hotels can rebound faster

Briefs: Tisch optimistic about groups | Thai liquidity issues

Monday, May 03, 2021

Mexico positioned for recovery, investor interest: JLL

Aimbridge’s Johnson counting on power of scale

Moody releases more positive forecast

Briefs: Sonder prepares IPO | Relevant rescue financing

The troubling labor issue

Friday, April 30, 2021

Hotels reformulation: the first steps in a long road

HAMA survey: 30% contemplating brand, management changes

Briefs: Biden plan hurts investor | Bulgari advances in Miami Beach

What pandemic changes will be permanent?

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Franco’s Luxury Frontiers perfectly positioned for this moment

Another $2M-plus per key sale for Ohana

Select-service leads Wyndham in Q1

Las Vegas shows big rebound in March

Briefs: Auberge adds in S.F. | New Four Seasons CCO

COVID-informed analysis of the New York City market

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

HotStats charts new growth a year later

2020 not a great year for diversity: Castell Project

A time for reflection in India

Briefs: ESA fight escalates | Premier Inn looks for bounce

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

EU prepares to open to American tourists

Thailand tourism continues to struggle

Briefs: ESA sending sale proxies | May Day bookings jump

Monday, April 26, 2021

Hotel cash crunch persists

Briefs: Reliance buys Stoke Park | Rosewood’s first in Japan

Friday, April 23, 2021

Hotel missionary gives back, even while trying to survive

Accor Q1 revenue down 48% v. year ago

Briefs: Sandals converts 3 | Spain’s owners holding on

Five PMS features to help grow TRevPAR

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Willpower makes Rosewood’s MacDonald a force of her own

Briefs: WeWork steps up competition | S Hotels divests in UK

Earth Day and the race to Net Carbon Zero

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Hilton’s global head of F&B shares his secret sauce

ARTOTEL, Far East align to aid expansion

Briefs: NH joins GHA | London Yotel sells

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Grand in Stockholm trades for $1.56M per key

Expedia repositions as “travel companion”

Briefs: Big Vegas opening coming | Playa sells Capri

Monday, April 19, 2021

Design Hotels innovates the virtual space

Why is hotel lending stuck in neutral?

Briefs: Airbnb's Chesky speaks | Mumbai headwinds

Learn on-demand from HOTELS Opportunities Conference

Friday, April 16, 2021

Era of creative pragmatism: Accenture

Last call: Register for meetings, events webinar

Wyndham reduces economy breakfast requirements

Construction down everywhere, except Europe

Virtuoso research on “the conscious comeback”

Briefs: Brookfield taking REIT assets | IHG in Japan

How cruise lines may steal luxury hotel guests

Thursday, April 15, 2021

US Senate holds first hearing on tourism recovery

Briefs: ESA deal proxy reading | Finvarb adding in Miami Beach

Hotel performance in Jeddah, Beijing, Berlin

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

The wellness overlay

Briefs: Bally's takes Tropicana | Sage joins Curator

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

PR perspective: Attracting 2021 travelers

69% drop in 2020 European hotel transactions

Soho House preparing for US$3B-plus IPO

Briefs: Hyatt, SVC negotiate | Brewdog in Edinburgh

Monday, April 12, 2021

Top 5 stories from March on hotelsmag.com

stayAPT Suites off to aggressive start in US

Briefs: Sonder may go public | Four Seasons to Jaffa

The vexing vaccine passport debate

Friday, April 09, 2021

HOTELS crash course in meetings, events sales

Accor’s Mendes bets on diversification, adaptability

Highest US ADR, RevPAR in a year

Briefs: US meetings volume up 42.5% | Hotel searches skyrocket

Rethinking the gift shop as revenue silo

Thursday, April 08, 2021

Vaccine passport gains traction: Amadeus

HOTELS Opportunities Conference: the big pivots

$175M deal for Watson in NYC

Briefs: Banyan Tree in Vietnam | Ilitch pursues A.C. resort

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

U.S. leads in openings as construction declines: STR

Briefs: Accor’s US$360M project | Vaccine passport news

Back on the road again

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

Marriott streamlines with more contactless services

HOTELS Legend Horst Schulze: no compromise

Briefs: Four Seasons in Colorado | AHLA touts EB-5 legislation

Resident pets, not for all but certainly for some

Monday, April 05, 2021

U.S. travel sentiment continues to rise: MMGY

Pillsbury at HOTELS conference: seize this halcyon moment

U.S. hotel profitability hits pandemic high

Briefs: USTA lauds CDC move | Wyndham’s EMEA push

Friday, April 02, 2021

More than 83% of US occupancy regained last week

European valuations don't dip as much as expected

Briefs: Cross adds in Japan | KSA supply leader

Managing with temporary worker platforms

Thursday, April 01, 2021

Accor rolls out fully digital hotel plan in London

Briefs: Life House’s new partner | Hyatt’s India plans

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

US occupancy will hit 55.1% in 2H21: CBRE

Morgan Stanley: Long-term shift to virtual meetings?

A Yogini's way to approach distribution audit

Briefs: Sales in Tasmania, Norway | Sonesta franchising

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Rosier outlook for Four Seasons Boston GM

Capuano: “significant acceleration in demand”

Why so many luxury hotels fail

Briefs: Blackstone buys in Japan | NYC NoMad shutters

Monday, March 29, 2021

CBRE: more investors want distressed hotel assets

Register for webinar on driving group, meetings business

Briefs: Colony checks out | Sailing lifts Auckland

Biophilia – the passionate love of life and all that is alive

Friday, March 26, 2021

EIDL changes should benefit franchisees

93.9% YOY occupancy increase in US

Sternlicht: Summer travel will be a frenzy

Briefs: Urban Resorts Concept CEO | Byblos repositioning

Preparing your hotel’s content for the travel surge

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Briefs: Aimbridge tackles Vegas | L+R secures London financing

Is your hotel ready to hire post-pandemic?

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Briefs: ESA deal snag? | Caesars sues insurers

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Briefs: Waldorf Miami underway | Thailand timetable

Monday, March 22, 2021

Franchisee loses business interruption lawsuit

Briefs: SCP expands to Hawaii | Fattal sale-leasback

HOTELS event to discuss advantages of PACE financing

The value of water for hospitality

Friday, March 19, 2021

EU proposing vaccination passport

Peninsula reports; anxious for vaccine passes

Briefs: Milestone data in US | Hyatt goes to Vegas

6 tips for building shoulder season revenues

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Briefs: Red Lion deal finalized | Detroit icon foreclosure

Host makes first REIT deal since pandemic

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Briefs: Ritz-Carlton refi in P.R. | New fund from Spain

Starting a new venture during crisis time

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Blackstone, Starwood Capital acquire ESA

Briefs: Most US flights in year | Marriott succession proceeds

Do you miss the white table cloth?

Monday, March 15, 2021

Bill aims to extend EIDL loan repayment date

Why innovative messaging is critical

Briefs: Marriott names dev heads | Pioneer DeBoer passes

Bring back those “business centers”

Friday, March 12, 2021

Briefs: US occupancy rebounds | China's vaccine passport

Exclusive: Industry legend opines on return of travel

Guestroom wellness as post-pandemic revenue generator

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Yours Truly D.C.: Brutalism design with boho vibes

Briefs: MIA bidders step up | PPP fixes urged

Winds of change start to blow

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Kayak jumps into hotel business in Miami Beach

Briefs: Google's free links | JLL's debt market thoughts

Leading a new mindset – fear and anxiety

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

Twisting road to success for Oberoi Marrakech GM

Briefs: Will hotels flock to Tripadvisor? | Distress in NYC

Room service – from ordinary to extraordinary

Monday, March 08, 2021

Briefs: Zetter Group dealt | Chancery Rosewood details

Women at Preferred reflect on Women's Day

US valuation rebound will take till 2024: CoStar

Friday, March 05, 2021

Marriott paying associates to get vaccinated

Thailand's Centara aims toward Top 100

Briefs: Singapore data | Mixed messages about US travelers

You can bet on pet-friendly hotels

Thursday, March 04, 2021

Benchmark’s 10 trends impacting meetings

Las Vegas Sands sells two Vegas resorts

Guest loyalty as we knew it is gone

Briefs: Hyatt's indie approach | Invesco-Westmont co-invest

Wednesday, March 03, 2021

Loews, Omni in sales, marketing tie-up

Briefs: $300B in waiting | Marriott grows all-inclusive

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

Maldives GM appreciates the kinship of the islands

Briefs: AKA's new fund | Will Soho House launch IPO?

Monday, March 01, 2021

SBA loan options to consider

Great Instagram accounts don’t always deliver

Briefs: Four Seasons to Puglia | Orient Express to Rome

Friday, February 26, 2021

Q&A: Recruiting a new team during a pandemic

Briefs: Best week in US since October | Capuano speaks

The future of guest messaging apps

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Ghost kitchens get real

Briefs: Accor's Q4 results | Nobu to Hamburg

Sharp decline in IT spending destined to hurt

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Capuano succeeds Sorenson, will lead with resolve

Deloitte: Perception of travel safety improves

Briefs: Barrière to NYC | CBRE gets Industrious

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Where is the distress?

Far from a daily grind for Kimpton GM Capalbo

Briefs: Belmond's development chief | Reverb rebounding

Monday, February 22, 2021

Dusit F&B leader on how to thrive through crisis

HOTELS launches opportunities conference

Briefs: Host beats in Q4 | Accor sells stake in Huazhu

In Vino Veritas LXXXIII: Upselling to a bottle

Friday, February 19, 2021

Shangri-La in Toronto reinvents F&B services

Marriott's $164M net loss in line with expectations

Briefs: Hyatt Q4 data | Hersha's new funding

10 marketing measures to reach local travelers

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Expedia study bodes well for urban hotels, too

Six Senses GM’s circuitous route to the Maldives

Hilton, Choice come up a bit short in Q4

Briefs: Aman moves in Miami | Hotel Equities' master brand

New Oyo plan gives US owners more flexibility

How big data will define early recovery

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Briefs: New rescue capital firm | Portuguese hotels marketed

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

IHG launches 10-year CSR initiative

Forbes announces 63rd annual Star Awards

Briefs: Katara-Accor deal | Refinancing in Chicago

Macau S.A.R, one year on…

Monday, February 15, 2021

New wave of apps ramp-up services

Briefs: Huge price in Napa | KSL invests in Croatia

5 keys to a sustainable future

Friday, February 12, 2021

Briefs: Florida market report | New fund targets Europe

Sneak peak at Saudi's Red Sea hotel development

New performance data from Berlin, Riyadh, Sydney

Valentine’s Day, spas, great PMS

Thursday, February 11, 2021

As the world turns: hotel’s new normal

Guest-facing tech development on fast track

Briefs: AJ Capital seeks partner | Virtuoso cites momentum

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Briefs: Testing for US flights? | PATA on Asia Pac recovery

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Briefs: More troubled NYC hotels | Wynn share offering

Rosewood GM describes rollercoaster ride

Monday, February 08, 2021

Briefs: UK quarantine details | Tides faces foreclosure

The Great Reset: Valued traits to manage change

The PMS of the future is already here

Friday, February 05, 2021

The Great Reset: Engaging, motivating team

Briefs: US occupancy flat | New CEO for SH Hotels

Attract road trippers for spring, summer

Thursday, February 04, 2021

The Great Reset: Preparing to lead anew

Briefs: Pebblebrook selling in SF | Procaccianti sues insurer

Are exec chefs becoming dinosaurs? Chapter 2

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

Briefs: Who dominates US pipeline | Avistone's new leader

Managing employees and guests in the social media age

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

Briefs: Fertitta going public | Sun joins GHA

Waldorf Edinburgh GM wins with re-imagined F&B

January's top stories: Change is everywhere

Monday, February 01, 2021

Survival mode improves brand-owner relations

Briefs: Airbnb expects regional boom | U.S. pipeline at year’s end

Friday, January 29, 2021

Peninsula Chicago GM gets by on virtual hugs, meditation

COVID-19: UK onerous quarantine | US 2020 profits dismal

A dire warning for increased onsite security

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Top 9 wellness trends for 2021: GWS

USTA outlines travel recovery platform

COVID Briefs: Remote work winners | NYC rooms wiped out

A shot in the arm

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Graduate Hotels embraces ghost kitchen with new jv

Briefs: U.S. forecast downgraded | Hyatt’s on-site testing

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

A little kindness goes a long way

MOHG GM lives Bavarian state of mind

December STR data for EMEA, Asia Pac, Latin America

Briefs: UK may approve quarantine | Kimpton debuts in Paris

Monday, January 25, 2021

Connaught’s patisserie in the pink, despite pandemic

COVID briefs: AH&LA’s gloomy picture | Uncertainty in England

Friday, January 22, 2021

Miami Beach GM on managing through difficult times

COVID Briefs: State of the industry | Confidence in business travel grows

Thursday, January 21, 2021

It’s official: 2020 worst on record for U.S. hotels

Peninsula Chicago GM’s outlook: ‘Keep pushing forward’

COVID Briefs: Europeans eyeing spring travel | But are Brits and Americans ready?

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

COVID Briefs: Quarantine hotels in UK? | How Oyo made it

Fintech helps recovery flow at Bahrain Ritz-Carlton

Monday, January 18, 2021

How to launch a virtual F&B concept

F&B operations are going virtual

COVID Briefs: Airbnb CEO: Travel never going back | U.S. Travel says yes to Biden plan

Friday, January 15, 2021

Exclusive: Davidson creates resort division

COVID Briefs: Whitbread restructuring limited job cuts | D.C. union calls for hotels to close

For 2021, January is the new December

Thursday, January 14, 2021

COVID Briefs: U.S. Travel reacts to testing mandate | Cancun hotels look to buy vaccines

Relais & Châteaux leader so close, yet so far

Darkest before the dawn

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

COVID Briefs: Japan may widen state of emergency | Aspen occupancy plummeting

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

InterCon San Francisco doubles down on sales force

COVID Briefs: Luxury travelers hungry in 2021 | Gulf tourism losses could reach $US60B

A case for retiring the phrase ‘soft skills’

Monday, January 11, 2021

How this financing mechanism could help hotel industry

Safe and strong: Maintaining morale in the kitchen

Briefs: Marriott stops support of dissenters | No change to biz travel?

Friday, January 08, 2021

COVID Briefs: U.S. occupancy up | What’s ahead for the UK?

Your hotel’s ‘grand strategy’ starts with your people

Thursday, January 07, 2021

Undeterred Reid has Auberge positioned for rebound

COVID Briefs: U.S. travelers cautious | Virgin cancels holiday bookings

Post-pandemic hotel property tax burdens

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

Does ‘virtual’ work in the hotel business?

Tuesday, January 05, 2021

Briefs: Brookfield’s US$5.9B offer | MGM bid falls short, says Ladbrokes owner

Maintaining energy, creativity in transition at Dolder Grand

Being real in a world of chaos

Monday, January 04, 2021

China’s brisk COVID response aided recovery

HOTELS top 5 for December: Shifts in luxury, leadership

News round-up: Acquisition moves | Oyo’s troubles | Saving hospitality

Friday, December 18, 2020

Incoming Aimbridge CEO says scale, culture a winning formula

Many changes, but tradition endures at Cliveden House

Marriott will have COVID-19 testing available for group meetings

COVID Briefs: Vaccine triggers spike in bookings | Marketing, post-COVID

Maximizing PMS usage also maximizes revenue

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Where brand concessions have had biggest impact

Betsy owner Plutzik aims for top of pyramid

Briefs: Sonesta’s new brand | Singapore experiments with travel bubble

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Is the future of leadership virtual?

COVID Briefs: Big Marriott layoffs in NYC | Hong Kong bookings disrupted

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Fitler Club finds safety in number of revenue streams

COVID Briefs: Unsold U.S. rooms near 1B | No holiday travel for 70% of Americans

Hotel hygiene and safety remain a challenge

Monday, December 14, 2020

Hotels tap the sick-of-working-from-home crowd

Briefs: Aevis acquires Schweizerhof | Sandals signs Curaçao resort

How cleanliness became a marketing priority

Friday, December 11, 2020

COVID Briefs: 50% of U.S. travelers want vaccine now | UAE regaining occupancy

Dorchester’s Cowdray focused on experiences

The surprise obstacle to outsourcing your phones

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Briefs: Choice’s African American Alliance | AHLA names new board

Dorchester CEO maintains company culture, optimism

Stay in touch

Wednesday, December 09, 2020

Surviving COVID: Temporary-use and conversions for hotels

Accor launches extended-stay, residence portfolio

Briefs: Scandic reacts to low occupancy | Google introduces travel platform

Tuesday, December 08, 2020

Doubling the opportunities in Dubai

COVID Briefs: TUI bailout at US$5.8B | OYO adding 35K-plus rooms monthly

Monday, December 07, 2020

Briefs: Hotel stock index up | Bulgari coming to U.S.

Friday, December 04, 2020

What has the pandemic taught hotels about luxury?

Celebrated chef is evangelist for locavore approach

Briefs: U.S. occupancy lowest since May | Trump D.C. suit moves forward

In Vino Veritas LXXXII: Marketing lessons from Prince Edward County

Thursday, December 03, 2020

Briefs: U.S. profitability up in October | Aimbridge adds 31 in UK

Friedman’s hotel formula: 3 parts data, 1 part instinct

Wednesday, December 02, 2020

COVID Briefs: Meeting planners look to vaccine | Americans eager to travel in 2021

Tuesday, December 01, 2020

Swinging with the changes at Kempinski Berchtesgaden

COVID Briefs: U.S. flips to positive profit | Italian hotels attract foreign investors

Evidence of COVID’s impact on U.S. hotel values

Monday, November 30, 2020

COVID Briefs: Australian hotels continue to suffer | Sacher’s drive-in cake

F&B strategist on authenticity, hierarchy and happy customers

Friday, November 27, 2020

6 wellness trends to watch in 2021

3 ways tech can mitigate COVID staffing shortages

Thursday, November 26, 2020

COVID briefs: Travel to England to get easier | U.S. occupancy continues to slip

Asia mega-project designer leads with head and heart

Thankful for innkeepers

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

What research on cleanliness perceptions can teach us

COVID briefs: Queensland re-opens to regional visitors | Are COVID passports coming?

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Ashford’s juice sommelier brings bubbly to breakfast

Global performance sees highs and lows

COVID briefs: Spanish hospitality braces | AHLA: Lending program ‘complete failure’

Monday, November 23, 2020

How 2021 could change industry’s debt environment

COVID briefs: Bill Gates: Biz travel will tank | Thai hotels call for relief

Friday, November 20, 2020

COVID briefs: NY owners to pay US$500M to workers | Canadian hotels in distress

How would your hotel handle this COVID situation?

Thursday, November 19, 2020

COVID briefs: U.S. hotels need aid, and fast | Top recovering destinations

Executive protection and hotels

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Some takeaways on security from the COVID-19 crisis

COVID-19: Airbnb smartly navigates pandemic | U.S. travel spending to plunge

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

COVID-19: How a vaccine could change travel | U.S. hotels under pressure

Monday, November 16, 2020

COVID-19: How pandemic affects F&B trends | Global performance

Friday, November 13, 2020

COVID-19: U.S. occupancy lowest since June | Americans will avoid holiday travel

Thursday, November 12, 2020

IREFAC at NYU: Recovery may take years, but signs of life exist

Valor’s McGlashan ready to rip off bandage

COVID-19: D.C. selling out | Hotels can add COVID info on Google

Kimpton forecast looks at pandemic’s effect on F&B

Take it to the bank?

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

COVID-19: Live events go virtual | Serviced apartments prove resilient

CEOs at NYU: Temporary tweaks likely to outlast pandemic

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Industry leaders reflect on US election, 2021

Kimpton GM leverages local, from ballroom to bazaar

Briefs: Davidson at Eden Roc Miami Beach, Nobu | Data breach

Monday, November 09, 2020

Briefs: Boost in holiday travel | Um, which Four Seasons?

Independent Hotelier of the World: Danilo Zucchetti

Friday, November 06, 2020

COVID-19: U.S. occupancy hits new low | Expedia revenue falls 58%

5 key questions for the holiday season

Thursday, November 05, 2020

Ensure ADA compliance as part of reopening plans

Langham’s pragmatic CEO focuses on the brands

Some positives in Hilton’s Q3 numbers

COVID-19: Hyatt reports 3Q numbers | Midweek closure for Vegas hotels

Wednesday, November 04, 2020

Hotel leaders on coping, communication and consultants

COVID Briefs: Slate gets C$75M credit | Marcus’ US$39.4M loss

COVID-19 impacts expected to force Asia hotel sales in 2021

Tuesday, November 03, 2020

New approach, ‘new-look’ luxury at Carlton Tower

U.S. hotel profitability stalled in September

COVID-19: MGM's virtual tutoring | Boosting global business travel

Monday, November 02, 2020

Business as usual? HOTELS top 5 stories for October

Friday, October 30, 2020

Industry leaders on balancing work, life during a crisis

COVID-19: Marriott ‘Grabs’ Asian delivery app | U.S. occupancy below 50%

Get the most from your CRM for winter revenue

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Preferred picks up Luxe Collection hotels

Inspirato's Handler catches a wave in perfect storm

COVID-19: Germany, France prep for lockdown | U.S. industry health outlook

Meet me at the Hotelier of the World awards

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

It’s time for a new guest bill of rights

COVID-19: US profits in neutral | Bleak outlook for UK

Marriott program aims at remote workers

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

COVID-19: China upholds tourism ban | Expedia to share traveler ratings

Pandemic, hurricane don’t deter Mayakoba GM

Let’s face it: Minimum wage isn’t working

Monday, October 26, 2020

Briefs: IHG’s 3rd quarter | Airbnb changes fee structure

Regional hotel performance: Some ups, some downs

When will convention and group demand return?

Friday, October 23, 2020

COVID-19: Accor Q3 revenue down 63% | U.S. occupancy flat

Using cleaning tech to revive group confidence

Thursday, October 22, 2020

COVID-19: Oyo CEO sees rebound | Travel giant BCD to cut 3,000 jobs

The power of community helps Arrive survive

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

COVID-19: Rebuilding travel trust | Silicon Valley hotels default

Virtual meetings won’t cause the demise of travel

Monday, October 19, 2020

COVID-19: CEOs plead with Trump | Women’s consumer spending impact

How one hotel leverages touchless tech

‘Should I panic?’

Friday, October 16, 2020

Middle East hospitality hopes for 2021 recovery

COVID-19: U.S. hospitality bill applauded | Clean air? It’ll cost you

Thursday, October 15, 2020

COVID-19: Dubai’s improved occupancy | Keep an eye on OTA travelers

Sensei plays to science of wellness

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

COVID-19: Small-biz concerns grow | U.S. leads in hotel openings

The biggest debate of the day

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Mallorca GM’s short season, higher hopes for ’21

COVID-19: Convergence economies? | Soccer star’s hotels at risk

Virtual meeting lessons from the new classroom

Monday, October 12, 2020

COVID-19: Minor CEO: More cuts on the way | Airbnb's cash burn

Achieving channel sanity in the COVID-19 era

Friday, October 09, 2020

What does recovery look like? China’s optimistic scenario

COVID-19: Health ‘passport’ | U.S. occupancy takes slight dip

Are big hospitality mergers likely?

Thursday, October 08, 2020

COVID-19: Accor’s US$3.4B debt review | Ashford subsidiary vocal about loss

Homage Hospitality founder has timing, concept on his side

Wednesday, October 07, 2020

COVID-19: Agoda eyes Asian domestic tourism | A plea to U.S. leaders

Tuesday, October 06, 2020

COVID-19: Banyan Tree’s mental health focus | Thanksgiving buffets?

Cannes GM’s swan song quieter without ILTM

New – and safe – ways to serve coffee

Monday, October 05, 2020

Adaptive reuse can ease affordable housing strain

Hotels balance hygiene, luxury appeal

Friday, October 02, 2020

How hotels can help guests connect to nature

Wyndham booking app leverages COVID travel habits

COVID-19: Hotel CEOs sound alarm | U.S. occupancy remains flat

4 summer travel insights to build autumn business

Thursday, October 01, 2020

Strategy, forward momentum: Top 5 stories for September

COVID-19: Disney to lay off 28,000 | Free tests for guests

Are we part of the problem?

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

You’ve graduated from hospitality school: Now what?

Briefs: Struggling hotels need aid: AHLA | Luxury Nordic rentals

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

COVID-19: Survey says ‘the worst is over’ | South Africa hurting from lockdown

Czech GM stays resourceful amid border restrictions

Shareholder vote could avert bankruptcy for Ashford

COVID doesn’t mean the end of sustainability

Monday, September 28, 2020

10 reasons corporate travel will outperform

F&B innovators tap into new revenue streams

COVID-19: Booking.com CEO on pandemic | Loan on Schrager hotel for sale

Friday, September 25, 2020

COVID-19: Low occupancy for Jamaica | Business travel recovery uncertain

Chef challenge: Experiential F&B with masks, take-away

In Vino Veritas LXXX: Wine windows of Florence

Thursday, September 24, 2020

COVID-19: Small travel businesses hurting | Iconic Chicago hotel in foreclosure

CitizenM CEO’s tactics to survive, thrive

Global performance: Europe strong, other areas see improvement

Listen and learn

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Owners vs. loyalty programs: Time for transparency, shared risk?

COVID-19: This Chinese company’s big rebound | Whitbread to cut 6,000

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

COVID-19: EU pushes back on restrictions | Select-service, post pandemic

Self-reliance (and cooking videos) serve Delhi GM well

Without aid, a majority of US hotels will lay off employees: AHLA survey

3 ways to rethink the buffet for group business

Monday, September 21, 2020

COVID-19: Wynn’s 548 positive cases | Disney resort to lay off 1,136

Asia M&A forecast: Don’t wait until 2021

Friday, September 18, 2020

COVID-19: NYC hotels fear closures | China holiday = Macau bookings?

5 thought leaders design the future of hotels

MMGY: Confidence in U.S. domestic travel safety rises

4 key features for viral safety software

Thursday, September 17, 2020

COVID-19: Fairmont San Francisco back | Hawaii hotels push to reopen state

Aparium founders take the road less traveled

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Managing the alliance between owners and brands

COVID-19: Struggling U.S. hotel owners target federal bailouts

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

COVID-19: This London hotel closed | Manhattan’s biggest RevPAR decline

Monday, September 14, 2020

Briefs: Virgin postponed | Manhattan asset trades

Bigger money, smaller deals in Europe

Friday, September 11, 2020

COVID-19: Multi-year recovery? | U.S. occupancy up slightly

CG Hospitality seizing the moment

Five ways to attract the autumn staycation crowd

Thursday, September 10, 2020

COVID-19: Airbnb’s new highs, despite lows

A COVID silver lining?

Wednesday, September 09, 2020

COVID-19: Thomas Cook as OTA? | ITC may reduce owned properties

Tuesday, September 08, 2020

COVID-19: Israeli hotels see domestic boost | Is co-working the answer?

Fauchon hotel’s sweet ties to gastronomy brand

Nostalgic or strategic? How COVID-19 impacted innovation

Monday, September 07, 2020

COVID-19: Marriott cuts 17% of HQ staff | Oyo execs quit

Valuation strategies for the new normal

Friday, September 04, 2020

COVID-19: Manhattan portfolio, discounted | Hilton Times Square shuts its doors

Valuation trends: Scenarios from the C-suites

A New York example of the hotel-office concept

Thursday, September 03, 2020

COVID-19: Booking.com’s long-stay rates | E-learning as revenue source?

Nepal’s billionaire hotel developer

Wednesday, September 02, 2020

The buy side of M&A in US

COVID-19: The company cutting 3,300 jobs | U.S. industry poised for recovery

Tuesday, September 01, 2020

Face masks and bad decisions: HOTELS top 5 stories for August

Cannes GM navigates guests’ evolving priorities

COVID-19: Six months into pandemic | Travel helps to reassure consumers

Monday, August 31, 2020

COVID-19: Vancouver Trump shut down | Thailand’s tourism plan

US M&A outlook: (Dis)stress test

The principle of change and ‘highest and best use’

Friday, August 28, 2020

COVID-19: Las Vegas strip revenue tumbles | U.S. occupancy sees 3-week low

Designing the future of hotels

Priorities for a post-COVID mobile experience

Thursday, August 27, 2020

COVID-19: Thai hotels demand reopening | Asia-Pacific leads industry

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

COVID-19: Airbnb’s enticing IPO | ALIS reschedules

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Travel pain in U.S.? Extend the summer season

STR: U.S. hotel profit metric turned positive in July

COVID-19: Sell or buy in Spain? | The ‘virtual retreat’

The five stages of (hotel industry) grief

Monday, August 24, 2020

STR: US occupancy forecast to fall 40%; regional data

How this hotel F&B adapted to opening amid pandemic

COVID-19: Hawaii resort bubbles? | Vegas Virgin may delay debut

Friday, August 21, 2020

In Thailand, luxury quarantine hotels follow strict protocols

COVID-19: U.S. occupancy hits 50% | Airbnb: No more parties

The theatrical production that is post-COVID cleanliness

Thursday, August 20, 2020

COVID-19: Google’s OTA feud | ‘Pessimism’ on Croatia performance

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

COVID-19: Lenders prop up struggling hotels | Industry faces wave of foreclosures

Sanitize wise: Use these tips to source sanitizer

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Green, efficient – and no fine dining at Villa Copenhagen

How to sell off your wine cellar

COVID-19: What’s ahead for corporate travel? | Accor mask mandate

Monday, August 17, 2020

COVID-19: Airbnb revenue falls 67% | France on UK quarantine list

Study: $75B US revenue loss in next 12 months

Friday, August 14, 2020

COVID-19: 12 Vegas hotels remain dark | The loss of convention dollars

Leveraging technology for contactless service

STR: Full return of U.S. demand, revenue unlikely before 2023

Applying ‘utility players’ to save your hotel

Thursday, August 13, 2020

COVID-19: Hospitality 40% of U.S jobless | German hotels struggle

Pillsbury captures opportunity amid chaos

Old habits die hard

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

A 5-step action plan to deal with anti-mask guests

IHG to slash jobs as it posts US$275M loss

COVID-19: Industry makes promising gains | Marriott’s clean content

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Marriott posts loss, sees China rebound

Virtuoso: Holding out, optimistically, for 2021

COVID-19: MGM pushes ‘work from hotel’ | Trouble at Oyo

Titles change, but names remain

Monday, August 10, 2020

COVID-19: Rethinking US$9T economy | Indian Hotels Q1 results

Thailand resets, dreams of travel ‘bubbles’

Friday, August 07, 2020

COVID-19: Sternlicht talks future demand | The transformation of loyalty

For Royal Mansour GM, pandemic is time for progress

Hilton hopes for rebound by 2022

10 key features for COVID response software

Thursday, August 06, 2020

COVID-19: San Fran ‘emergency’ ordinance | Australia eyes domestic travel

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Global ranking, cash burn: HOTELS top 5 stories for July

Ashford companies under SEC investigation

COVID-19: Hyatt shares slip | Booking.com to eliminate thousands

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Forecasting performance in post-COVID world

COVID-19: Expedia bookings nosedive | Beverly Hilton furloughs

Monday, August 03, 2020

Social brands adapt in COVID-19 era

COVID-19: Melia Q2 in the red | Dublin struggles

Friday, July 31, 2020

COVID-19:Hawaii is ready | TUI closes 166 agencies

Thursday, July 30, 2020

COVID-19: Loses could hit $320B | Canadians struggle onward

Room Mate founder focuses on potential wins

Reviving a rant

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

COVID-19: Europe collapse? | Canadians sue for coverage

Micro-weddings go lavish for small groups

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

COVID-19: CEOs want more tests | Fosun’s US$120M loss

How to keep menus safe without breaking the bank

Monday, July 27, 2020

COVID-19: IHG served on 103 hotels | Spain's crash

Perks and pandemics: Elite status in a post-COVID world?

Friday, July 24, 2020

COVID-19: Hong Kong faces long recovery | Meetings-driven tourism hurting

Considering chargebacks with cashless payment

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Managing event guest list in the new normal

COVID-era events: ‘Eat, get content and go home’

COVID-19: The new customer journey | Buy a test from this hotel company

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

COVID-19: Mandatory masks for Hyatt, Ovolo | U.S. industry calls out for help

Cleanliness, communication drive guest satisfaction: J.D. Power

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

9 ways to become an aware leader

Kempinski GM introduces world to Mongolia

Marriott requiring face covering in public spaces

COVID-19: Hoteliers sue SF | Bahamas closed to US

Monday, July 20, 2020

COVID: CDC extends cruise ban | US transactions down 74%

Friday, July 17, 2020

COVID: Shift to virtual meetings | U.S. performance flat

How Loews is managing around unpredictable demand

Building summer success with COVID-safe activities

Thursday, July 16, 2020

New revenue streams: ‘There are no silver bullets’

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Do hotel loyalty programs need an overhaul?

COVID-19: Halekulani closed until 2021 | Consumers avoid travel sites

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Bottled drinks, cocktail kits make a revenue splash

Patio profit plans (with toucans) at Palácio Tangará

COVID-19: Quarantine fee in NSW | Is Hawaii ready to reopen?

Hilton program targets group travel and events

Monday, July 13, 2020

COVID-19: De Niro struggles, too | Algarve plummets

Tough cuts to control cash burn

Welcoming diners, spa guests as COVID-19 rules lift

Friday, July 10, 2020

COVID 19: Soneva's return guidelines | US rebound?

Managing cash burn: Finances

COVID will shift summer travel into fall – are you ready?

Thursday, July 09, 2020

COVID-19: How much to clean a room? | Fontainebleau laying off 1,300

Level up strategies to slow cash burn

Wednesday, July 08, 2020

COVID-19: Leveraging Airbnb out | France, Singapore look inward

Tuesday, July 07, 2020

COVID-19: Australian hotels eye recovery | Oyo slashes footprint in Japan

Oberoi GM perfecting service culture, even in lockdown

Monday, July 06, 2020

COVID-19: Banyan Tree certification | Villain or victim?

How hotel kitchens fed Spain’s vulnerable amid pandemic

Friday, July 03, 2020

COVID-19: Choice layoffs in U.S. | Airbnb further bans ‘parties’

In industry crunch, cash is king

How to design a strong post-COVID package

Thursday, July 02, 2020

COVID-19: L.A. union: Hotels aren’t safe | Asia-Pac regional travel at a halt

Leadership, recovery – and spa: HOTELS top 5 stories for June

Will you charge for housekeeping?

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

COVID-19: Workers sue Vegas employers | Fontainebleau sues union

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

How does biz interruption insurance work in a pandemic?

How Park Hyatt Paris-Vendôme disrupted its lobby design

COVID-19: NY hotels struggle to pay bills | China’s tourism isn’t pretty

Monday, June 29, 2020

COVID-19: Delhi group boycotts Chinese | Oyo’s mass U.S. layoffs

Friday, June 26, 2020

COVID-19: Las Vegas mask policy | US profits tick up in May

Asset manager’s outlook: Pricing, groups, brand relationships

Tech’s role in hospitality recovery

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Sue Harmsworth on the future of spa and wellness

COVID-19: EU may bar U.S. travelers | Travel agencies see this trend

Global performance still sees lows: STR data

Month-over-month performance begins to stabilize

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

COVID-19: US$4B Saudi tourism fund | Hoteliers question Thai luxury shift

How important is hygiene?

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

What legacy would you leave behind?

Acqualina manages kid care with summer camp partnership

COVID-19: ‘Right of recall’ | NYC hotels finally agree on standards

Monday, June 22, 2020

COVID-19: Four Seasons Boston to pay out | Miami Beach booked solid

Road to recovery: ‘The appetite for M&A is huge’

Friday, June 19, 2020

COVID-19: Tax revenue will fall US$16.8B | | A U.S. domestic travel credit?

Leadership in luxury: ‘We are the most privileged to serve’

Look to theme parks to inspire COVID safety measures

Thursday, June 18, 2020

COVID-19: Choice franchisees sue | Future of Thai domestic travel

Beaumont GM balances luxury with new realities

Nourish your culture

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

COVID-19: Many NY hotels won’t re-open | Thailand’s US$722M rebound plan

Proud of our industry – and its bright future

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Amid COVID, restaurateur reinvents his business

Spa box builds Perry Cabin’s revenue, relationships

COVID-19: China occupancy starts recovery | UK performance static

Monday, June 15, 2020

COVID-19: GBTA to EU: Lift restrictions | Lux Manhattan hotel in default

Road to recovery: Fight for property survival

Is ‘reconnection’ travel the new big thing?

Friday, June 12, 2020

COVID-19: 197M industry jobs at stake | Vegas re-opens at 50% occupancy

Hay-Adams' Bruland a witness to history in D.C.

Airbnb’s new plans for local growth, domestic travel

Keep homesharing from stealing your post-pandemic guests

Thursday, June 11, 2020

COVID-19: More MGM re-openings | Small rise in U.S. performance

Two crucial steps in US hotel biz’s return to prosperity

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

COVID-19: Tripadvisor’s virus report | Aman reopening

Will OTAs become less powerful or more relevant after COVID?

Tuesday, June 09, 2020

COVID-19: Protocols could cost billions | U.S. leisure travel recovery

Monday, June 08, 2020

COVID-19: Global performance updates | Waterpark resorts also hurting

The path to recovery: 2020 will be a deal desert

Flexibility is everything when it comes to PPP

Friday, June 05, 2020

COVID-19: PPP package ‘important step’ | Israel’s boost for hotels

A list of reopening tactics by department

Thursday, June 04, 2020

COVID-19: Manhattan RevPAR plummets | Tracking travel demand

Even in crisis, hotels can focus on sustainability

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

NYU CEO panel: Leadership, recovery and the future of hotels

COVID-19: Hoshino’s investment fund | Marriott reopens in China

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Managing through crisis: Top 5 stories for May

Rosewood Bangkok’s front-door conversion pays off

COVID-19: Sondland sues insurer | Marriott in the Hamptons

Monday, June 01, 2020

For hotels in China, social media never stopped

Chinese hotels, focusing on local tourism, see guests return

COVID-19: Fontainebleau looks to renegotiate | Room or restaurant?

Getting F&B back to business: Protecting your profit

Friday, May 29, 2020

COVID-19: Colony considers selling | Lows, highs for U.S. performance

Accor launches travel video aimed at recapturing guests

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Marriott extends furloughs, predicts ‘position eliminations’

For loyalty programs, COVID shifts focus to guest relationships

COVID-19: 41% occupancy decline for U.S.? | Airbnb bookings rise 18%

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Construction during COVID: How to keep projects moving

COVID-19: Wyndham extends fee relief | Global performance lows

Vienna re-opens – with one big difference

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

COVID-19: Bookings rebound for Accor | China RevPAR sees recovery

Good advice (besides ‘wear a mask’) from Vietnam VP

Monday, May 25, 2020

Singita 'miracle' stressed by COVID-19: Bailes

COVID-19: ‘Dire’ in Australia | U.S. drivable destinations show promise

Getting F&B back to business: Guest safety above all

Friday, May 22, 2020

COVID-19: Times Square Edition to shutter | Who’s re-opening

From high-touch to no-touch: The new hygiene paradigm

Five ways tech can support post-COVID guest messaging

Thursday, May 21, 2020

A new symbol for hospitality’s compassionate change-makers

What recovery could look like for big-box hotels

COVID-19: U.S. performance up slightly | A ‘road to recovery’?

Let the guest dictate protocol

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Everything is on the table as hoteliers re-evaluate F&B

COVID-19: ‘Worst is yet to come’ | Travel-related U.S. unemployment at 51%

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

When, how many, how much: Charting rate, occupancy recovery

Postcard’s ‘small is big’ concept pays off as India reopens

COVID-19: Times Square is empty | The re-openings begin

Monday, May 18, 2020

COVID-19: Who wants to compete with Airbnb? | Trump hotel profits

Accor launches wellbeing platform

Getting F&B back to business: Focus on employees

Friday, May 15, 2020

Leaders’ outlook for post-COVID-19 hotel world

COVID-19: Global restart on travel | But how do the travelers feel?

Thursday, May 14, 2020

It’s a long-distance lockdown for this Vegas GM

COVID-19: Chafing at quarantine in Spain | Dubai begins opening

Furlough or sever? A financial hardship for employees, owners

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

How to keep team spirit, momentum intact

COVID-19: Hyatt lays off 1,300 | Airbnb sees V-shaped recovery

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Leaders on how to manage careers right now

Coronavirus hobbled Marriott’s 2020 momentum

Choice’s midscale play keeps 1Q numbers buoyant

COVID-19: The REIT defaulting on US$3.2B | Staycation: It’s the future

How we are using UV light, room seals for hygiene

Monday, May 11, 2020

COVID-19: U.S. loses 50% of hospitality jobs in April | Shanghai Disney opens

Top leaders share lessons of survival

Friday, May 08, 2020

Leisure travelers will lead recovery, Hyatt says

Nassetta realistic, optimistic during Hilton earnings call

COVID-19: Tourism could fall 80% | U.S. hotels scramble for loans

‘Travel debt’ means big business after lockdown

Thursday, May 07, 2020

COVID-19: Airbnb’s layoffs, scale-down | Virgin sues property owner

Give your hygiene program teeth

Wednesday, May 06, 2020

Wyndham: We’re well-positioned to weather COVID-19

COVID-19: Should hotel rates freeze? | Consumers hungry for travel

Tuesday, May 05, 2020

COVID-19: AHLA hygiene protocols | Italy, Mexico, Egypt plan reopenings

Focusing on ‘interior appeal,’ fresh start at One Aldwych

Monday, May 04, 2020

COVID-19: MGM lays off 4 presidents | Ashford returns PPP loans

Friday, May 01, 2020

COVID-19: Hilton, Wynn at White House | U.S. continues decline

Sorenson, crisis lessons and resets: Top 5 for April

Performance plummets for most regions: HotStats

Managing post-COVID bookings with call centers

Thursday, April 30, 2020

How O’Leary, Gleneagles are managing through COVID

COVID-19: U.S. hotel profits fell 101% | Wynn offers free testing for staff

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

COVID-19: Mirae sued over Anbang deal | U.S. loans aren’t enough: AHLA

U.S. hotel investments hit, but hopes exist for rebound

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

COVID-19: 'Coronavirus-free’ certification? | A brutal month globally

Grace Bay COO keeps the ‘family’ together amid closure

Hilton’s new cleanliness standards

Monday, April 27, 2020

COVID-19: New Expedia CEO | All-time lows in Asia Pacific

Let’s support our industry associations like never before

Friday, April 24, 2020

COVID-19: Who’s buying Expedia stake | Will Germany recover fastest?

U.S. travelers will postpone trips for months: Survey

Thursday, April 23, 2020

COVID-19: Wynn CEO wants Vegas to re-open | Accor 1Q revenue down 17%

Kuenstle’s post-pandemic playbook for luxury

Shaking up the status quo

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

COVID-19: Trump D.C. seeks rent relief | Sternlicht: ‘Re-open economy’

Marriott launches cleanliness protocol council

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

How to maintain critical continuity amid furloughs, layoffs

At historic hotel, ‘shutdown’ means security, skeleton crew

COVID-19: U.S. construction pipeline record | Booking.com: Loan, layoffs?

Monday, April 20, 2020

COVID-19: Hilton RevPAR drop | Crown lays off 95% of staff

The new dawn of health and wellbeing

Friday, April 17, 2020

COVID-19: Hilton sells US$1B in points | Trump layoffs

Design and construction in the shadow of COVID-19

‘New normal’ must include these 15 climate-friendly steps

Thursday, April 16, 2020

COVID-19: Airline bailout takes flight | US$5.8B deal on hold

Heinecke on standards, robotics, OTAs and more

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

COVID-19: Collateral pain | Bankruptcy risk for Greek hotels

Minor's Heinecke discusses COVID-19 impact

Marriott: Enough liquidity to adapt through crisis

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

COVID-19: Relief for franchisees? | Hunter conference canceled

Mandarin Oriental leverages lessons of another crisis

Monday, April 13, 2020

COVID-19: Accor day rates | USTA seeks more funds

Sorenson's reminder of love for the business

Will sustainability still be relevant after COVID-19?

Friday, April 10, 2020

COVID-19: Jobs for NYC workers | SBE adds jobs, too

Slow weeks offer prime opening for self-assessment

Promoting your brand in a socially distanced world

Thursday, April 09, 2020

COVID-19: U.S., London decline further | Brown Palace closed

Longer-term implications of COVID-19

The social conundrum

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

COVID-19: Airbnb lands US$1B | Spanish recovery scenario

Strategies for engaging with team members

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Langham’s Leser keeps calm and looks to the future

'Overreact' advised for contingency planning

COVID-19: India impact | Will Airbnb survive?

Outlook on recovery: How revenue managers should prepare

Monday, April 06, 2020

COVID-19: Oyo halts owner payments | Accor’s virus measures

Planning for a reset post-COVID-19

Outlook on recovery: Guidance for revenue managers (Part 1)

Friday, April 03, 2020

Ripple effect from China hits Thai hotels, tourism

COVID-19: Mainland China recovering? | Trump, so far, is not

Why ‘cleanliness theater’ matters now

Thursday, April 02, 2020

How to access CARES Act, other US relief funds

Redeploy, repair: Asian hotels reprioritize in downturn

COVID-19: U.S. occupancy tumbles | Airbnb’s US$250M apology

8 ways hotel design could (and should) change

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Hotel editors weigh in on impact of COVID-19

Shock, then strategy: HOTELS top stories for March

COVID-19: Hyatt execs stock options | US$265M lawsuit

Aimbridge Hospitality responds to COVID-19

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

U.S. RevPAR forecast: Down 51% in 2020

No redundancies at Raffles Dubai: ‘We continue to plan’

COVID-19: London Airbnb rentals down | Hong Kong impact

VR travel: Timely, immediate and sustainable

Monday, March 30, 2020

Sanctuary housing: Key questions for hotels on front line

Exclusive: Loews chairman letter aims to reassure team

COVID-19: Nassetta forgoing salary | CARES Act passes

Practicing self-care during a difficult time

Friday, March 27, 2020

COVID-19: More relief needed, says AHLA

AJ Capital founder pivots, prepares for rebound

6 ways to leverage technology in the downturn

Thursday, March 26, 2020

COVID-19: Huge declines last week in US | Chinese eager for travel

Lessons from a crisis: A living manual

From Asia to U.S. and Europe, HotStats tracks downturn

A dose of perspective

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

COVID-19: Olympics on hold | Hyatt furloughs

How brands are leveraging social media in China

GBTA poll: Nearly all biz travel on hold

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Ritz-Carlton GM is cross-training staff, marketing locally

Two hotel veterans assess the road ahead

COVID-19: No aloha in Hawaii | ‘What’s Wrong with America?’

Monday, March 23, 2020

3 keys to keep group, event business moving

Amid NYC restrictions, Arlo pivots F&B toward community

COVID-19: Trump layoffs, comment | Vegas crushed

Life in the time of corona: An update from Macau

Friday, March 20, 2020

Will we travel differently in a post-virus world?

Marriott: ‘Hundreds’ of likely closures, but deals still happening

COVID-19: Ashford cuts staff | Schrager sends message

Thursday, March 19, 2020

COVID-19: U.S. hotel stocks, RevPAR in decline

ITC Hotels highlights India outlook, protocols

Force majeure: What owners, operators need to know

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

It will take 5 years to restore pre-virus numbers: Analysis

COVID-19: Industry fallout | Country restrictions grow

U.S. hotel CEOs to White House: ‘Urgent action’ needed

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

COVID-19: Israel crisis containment | London losses

Board games, baking and boating

Monday, March 16, 2020

COVID-19: MGM closings | S. Korea recovery?

Red Planet CEO: Next three months critical for U.S. hotels

Friday, March 13, 2020

Owner-operator talks COVID-19 shock, first response

COVID-19: $24 billion tourism loss in US? | China past the peak?

Take note: Starbucks’ template for customer communications

Thursday, March 12, 2020

COVID-19 roundup: India suspends most visas | U.S. RevPAR down

The empathy angle

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

COVID-19 roundup: GBTA cites ‘alarming’ cancelations