Tag: news


Ignore at Your Peril – What is the Metaverse and How Will It Change the Future of Travel – By Diego Heredia

January 4, 2023

Via: Hotel News Resource

Ignore it if you want: the metaverse of 2022 is just like the internet of the early 1990s. It could change everything. Picture this: it’s 2030 and you’re going on a date. You scour reviews for the best restaurant and […]


UKHospitality Welcomes New Government Strategy to Support Reopening and Recovery of the Sector

July 16, 2021

Via: Hotel News Resource

UKHospitality has warmly welcomed the launch of a new Hospitality Strategy as recognition of the unique and valuable contribution the sector’s pubs, restaurants, hotels, nightclubs and other venues make to the UK’s economic and social wellbeing. The new strategy, which […]


STR: U.S. Hotel Results For Week Ending 12 June

June 17, 2021

Via: Hospitality Net

U.S. hotel occupancy reached its highest weekly level since early November 2019, according to STR‘s latest data through 12 June. 6-12 June 2021 (percentage change from comparable week in 2019*): Occupancy: 66.0% (-10.3%) Average daily rate (ADR): US$125.16 (-7.0%) Revenue […]


Five on Friday: June 11th, 2021

June 11, 2021

Via: HospitalityDesign

Redevelopment jeopardizes a Keith Haring mural in Barcelona, Zaha Hadid Architects collaborates with Hyperloop Italia, and the finalists of the HD Awards are announced. All that and more in this week’s Five on Friday. Queer farmers grow a revolution Members […]


INTEREL Names Scott Watts to Head Expanded Americas Presence

March 3, 2021

Via: Hospitality Net

INTEREL, the global leader in providing award-winning hospitality guest-room automation solutions, is pleased to announce that Scott Watts has joined the company as the Senior Vice President, Americas. In this role, Watts will provide the company’s overall direction for INTEREL’s […]


Stock Exchange Hotel Selects ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions to Maximize Security Abilities With VingCard Essence Door Locks and Mobile Access

February 2, 2021

Via: Hospitality Net

Stockholm – ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions with its industrywide status as the leading innovator of hotel security access technology, has been selected by the Stock Exchange Hotel to implement VingCard Essence door locks equipped with Mobile Access. Located in Manchester, […]

Finance and Development, Trends

‘Hospitality Industry Trends for 2021’ Report Now Available from Beekeeper

February 2, 2021

Via: Hospitality Net

OAKLAND, CALIF. – 2021 is bringing many changes to the way the hospitality industry operates, but not in ways we expected just a year ago. Like a sudden blackout, COVID-19 disrupted every aspect of modern life, and operators’ day-to-day lives […]


McDonald’s plans to open 500 US restaurants in 2021

February 1, 2021

Via: Restaurant Dive

McDonald’s is building smaller, off-premise focused restaurants with limited or no dine-in seating in an effort to make more room for its drive-thru enhancements. There’s a reason the chain is laser-focused on its drive-thru channel — McDonald’s generated about 90% […]

Finance and Development, Real Estate

Airbnb Expects Regional Travel Boom in 2021, Less ‘Mass Travel’

January 29, 2021

Via: Hospitality Net

Even as countries are beginning to roll out vaccines against Covid-19, travel in 2021 will be focused on regional destinations rather than international tourist meccas, according to a report released by Airbnb Inc. on Thursday. Major cities like Toronto, New […]

Hotels, News

OYO Vacation Homes acquires TUI vacation rental business

October 28, 2020

Via: Hospitality Net

Zurich – In line with the growing popularity of holiday homes among European travellers, OYO Vacation Homes (OVH) continues to expand its pan-European business. As announced at the beginning of this year, the company has acquired the TUI Holiday Homes […]