Articles tagged “apple leisure group”

Hotels

Hyatt Floods Into Europe as $2.7 Billion Apple Leisure Deal Closes

Hyatt’s focus on European growth instead of Asia looks like a smart call in light of the erratic recovery in China, where many of Hyatt’s competitors have focused their development pipelines.

Hyatt Floods Into Europe as $2.7 Billion Apple Leisure Deal Closes

Coronavirus

Independent Hotel Brands: Standalone Success or Prime Targets for Takeover?

The biggest hotel companies in the world are knocking on the doors of cool, independent brands for takeover talks. Not everyone is answering.

Independent Hotel Brands: Standalone Success or Prime Targets for Takeover?

Hotels

How 2021 Hotel M&A Is Shaping Up After the Hyatt-Apple Leisure Deal

The value of announced acquisitions this year is already three times that for the deals in all of 2020. We pulled together the top hotel acquisitions for 2021 for you by dollar amount, some deals strategic, some less so. The pace is brisk but the impact from the Delta variant could very well reverse the momentum heading into fall.

How 2021 Hotel M&A Is Shaping Up After the Hyatt-Apple Leisure Deal

Hotels

Hyatt to Buy Apple Leisure Group in $2.7 Billion Deal

Days after Hyatt executives said they planned to resume growth through acquisitions, the hotel chain plans to buy Apple Leisure Group for $2.7 billion. The deal would expand their presence in the Caribbean at a time when visitors are flocking to the islands.

Hyatt to Buy Apple Leisure Group in $2.7 Billion Deal

Hotels

Caribbean Resorts Giant Apple Leisure Taps New CEO to Prep for Possible IPO

With international visits up worldwide, it's a good time to be in the resort business. Apple Leisure Group will continue to focus on expansion before it opens up its books to shareholders.

Caribbean Resorts Giant Apple Leisure Taps New CEO to Prep for Possible IPO

Hotels

Apple Leisure Partners With NH Hotels to Expand All-Inclusive Brands in Europe

While this is a pairing that does make sense on some level — Apple wants to leverage NH's regional expertise — it's also an interesting one between a primarily all-inclusive hospitality expert and an urban hotel company.

Apple Leisure Partners With NH Hotels to Expand All-Inclusive Brands in Europe

Business Travel

Apple Leisure Group CEO Says Mark Travel Merger Is Win-Win for Travel Agents

Many travel agents will have the benefit of selling a wider variety of packages from one distribution channel because of this deal, but will this industry giant really want to give travel agents, and their clients, the best rates if agents don't have anywhere else to turn? Time will tell.

Apple Leisure Group CEO Says Mark Travel Merger Is Win-Win for Travel Agents

Travel Agents

Apple Leisure Group to Merge With Mark Travel in Consolidation of Legacy Players

This transaction makes one of the largest private players in leisure travel, Apple Leisure Group, even bigger and sweetens the potential reward for the almost inevitable private equity sale of its assets.

Apple Leisure Group to Merge With Mark Travel in Consolidation of Legacy Players

Business Travel

Apple Leisure Group CEO Believes Vacations Are Much Better Than Virtual Reality

The CEO of Apple Leisure Group isn't concerned about the prospect of virtual reality or other technology taking the place of actual vacations. But he is worried about the impact of policy that throws up roadblocks to traveling — a much more immediate concern.

Apple Leisure Group CEO Believes Vacations Are Much Better Than Virtual Reality

Tourism

Video: Apple Leisure Group CEO on the Appeal of Luxury All-Inclusive

All-inclusive vacations aren't necessarily just for low-end consumers seeking high convenience. The luxury corner of the all-inclusive market has staying power.

Video: Apple Leisure Group CEO on the Appeal of Luxury All-Inclusive