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Q Hospitality Management to manage Washington's hotel

08-17 10:27

Q Hospitality Management, a Seattle-based hospitality management company offering consulting and operational support to independent hotels and restaurants, secured, under its management brand The Q Hotel Group, the management contract for the 43-room Captain Whidbey Inn on Whidbey Island, Wash.

Spain's hotel strength to affect Thomas Cook's margins

08-16 09:28

With the growth of higher-margin destinations like Turkey and Egypt failing to offset the pressure on Spain’s margins, Thomas Cook Group offered a cautious full-year forecast.

Preferred Hotels appoints new regional MENA director

08-15 09:18

Preferred Hotels & Resorts hired Nicolas Villemin as its new regional director for the Middle East and North Africa.

Hilton opens dual-branded Hampton in N.J.

08-14 09:19

Hilton opened the dual-branded Hampton Inn by Hilton Teaneck Glenpointe and Homewood Suites by Hilton Teaneck Glenpointe, bringing a total of 350 new rooms to New Jersey's Meadowlands area.

Jamsan Hotel Management to expand construction-services business

08-13 10:22

Jamsan Hotel Management, a Lexington, Mass.-based hospitality company that owns and operates more than 60 hotels in New England, is expanding its offerings to include construction services for not just its own projects, but to other hotel management groups.

Oxford Hotels gives life to historic Chicago bank

08-10 09:25

Oxford Hotels & Resorts, the Chicago-based hotel management and branding affiliate of Oxford Capital Group, will open the Hotel Julian Chicago this coming fall.

Wyndham Hotels is rebranding Crete hotel

08-09 09:20

A new Wyndham Grand Hotel is slated to open on the island of Crete in Greece in summer 2019.

Wyndham Hotels to open Pacific Ocean island resort

08-08 09:17

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts plans to open a new resort with villas in Palau in the Pacific Ocean under its Wyndham brand.

Briefing Israel's Hotel Sector in 2017

08-07 09:26

More than 3 million tourists arrived in Israel in 2017.

Sydney new hotels put pressure on occupancy

08-03 11:38

New hotel room supply in Sydney, Australia has driven declines in both occupancy (despite the increase in demand) and hotel performance, according to a report from Horwath HTL Australia.

Canadian hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results

08-02 11:30

The Canadian hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the second quarter of 2018, according to data from STR.

Hilton to operate three hotels in Dubai

08-01 09:20

Hilton signed a new franchise agreement with the Al Habtoor Group to rebrand three hotels in Dubai’s Al Habtoor City, effective Aug. 1, 2018.

WorldHotels to expand footprint in the Middle East

07-31 10:16

WorldHotels has added the Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay in Dubai, UAE to its portfolio.

Hotels race to fill demand for electric car chargers

07-30 09:26

Electric vehicles are rapidly growing from niche to normal. A Bloomberg New Energy Finance report, "Electric Vehicle Outlook 2018," predicts that sales of electric vehicles will increase from a record 1.1 million worldwide in 2017 to 11 million in 2025 and then to 30 million in 2030 as the price of manufacturing the vehicles falls.

OLS Hotels & Resorts appoints new VP

07-27 10:49

OLS Hotels & Resorts, a hotel management company consisting of 22 hotels and resorts throughout the U.S., appointed Rob Robinson to VP. In his new role, Robinson will oversee OLS Hotels & Resorts’ Hawaii operations, while working with CEO Ben Rafter and his team to expand the company’s footprint in the Hawaiian market.

Radisson Blu Hotel installs Guestware

07-26 11:36

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Bucharest has installed the Guestware CRM software, allowing staff to recognize guests and know their preferences.

Design, tech lift hotel elevator efficiency

07-25 10:37

Hotels have started installing elevators with customizable design options and better technology to improve operations and the guest experience, HNN’s Dana Miller reports, but hoteliers are saying installation issues are a bit of a downer.

Hotels in developing countries reduce food waste

07-25 10:35

Luxury hotels and restaurants in developing countries are figuring out ways to reduce the amount of food waste they produce.

Katara&AccorHotels team on hotel expansion across Africa

07-24 12:25

Qatar-based hotel owner, operator and developer Katara Hospitality has teamed with AccorHotels to kickstart an investment fund, with more than $1 billion geared toward the expansion of Sub-Saharan Africa's hotel market.

IHG plans new Kimpton in Tokyo

07-23 09:22

Tokyo is getting a new boutique hotel, courtesy of IHG and Tsukada Global Holdings.

New Castle partners with Capital for Canada expansion

07-20 09:29

New Castle Hotels & Resorts, an independent third-party hotel operator, owner and developer, entered into a strategic partnership with Full-G Capital, a Toronto-based hospitality real estate investment and advisory firm.

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