Articles tagged “choice hotels”

Hotels

Choice Hotels’ Play for Radisson Americas and Other Top Stories This Week

In Skift's top stories this week, Choice Hotels buys Radisson Hotel Group Americas, India's most famous landmark faces a murky future, and rising prices drive U.S. consumers to alter their summer travel plans.

Choice Hotels’ Play for Radisson Americas and Other Top Stories This Week

Media and PR

Daily Podcast: Look at These Tourism Websites

Good morning from Skift. It's Wednesday, June 15, in Puerto Rico (where the Skift Team is meeting). Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Look at These Tourism Websites

Hotels

Daily Podcast: Choice Hotels’ Upscale Bet

Good morning from Skift. It's Tuesday, June 14, in Puerto Rico (where the Skift Team is meeting). Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Choice Hotels’ Upscale Bet

Hotels

Choice’s Grab for Radisson Americas Leaves These Unanswered Questions

Choice Hotels should be able to make good use of Radisson's Country Inn brand. Odds favor this transaction's long-term success. But the pact between frenemies Choice and Radisson is not without risk.

Choice’s Grab for Radisson Americas Leaves These Unanswered Questions

Business Travel

Global Hotel Group Signs up NH Hotels in Loyalty Pushback on Big Brands

Global Hotel Alliance notches up 21 million members after signing up Spain’s NH Group. It might now have an eclectic mix of global independent brands, but will need to watch its rivals' next steps closely: if they're not merging, they're leveraging their considerably greater size and scale to secure new loyalty partnerships outside traditional hospitality channels.

Global Hotel Group Signs up NH Hotels in Loyalty Pushback on Big Brands

Hotels

Analysis: Choice $675 Million Acquisition of Radisson Americas Would Spur Flurry of Brand Decisions

Despite all the pessimism on Wall Street these days, plenty of companies are still out there looking and moving forward on deals. The hotel sector will remain in the spotlight.

Analysis: Choice $675 Million Acquisition of Radisson Americas Would Spur Flurry of Brand Decisions

Hotels

Choice Hotels to Buy Radisson Hotel Group Americas for $675 Million

Choice wants to make its mark in the upscale segment. This is certainly one way.

Choice Hotels to Buy Radisson Hotel Group Americas for $675 Million

Hotels

Choice Hotels Ready to Capture More Spontaneous Vacationers This Summer

Choice can boast a strong set of first-quarter results, but the hotel group thinks the best is yet to come with a summer of impromptu road trips ahead.

Choice Hotels Ready to Capture More Spontaneous Vacationers This Summer

Coronavirus

Trump Hotels CEO Leaving the Dwindling Company

Eric Danziger, the departing CEO at Trump Hotels and one of the few non-family members to hold the top job at the company, is the latest drag on the hotel brand that has shed properties over the last several years.

Trump Hotels CEO Leaving the Dwindling Company

Travel Technology

Nordic Choice Embraces Hotel Tech Reset

How Nordic Choice recently handled a ransomware attack, sold a hotel tech subsidiary, and kept employees engaged while opening 16 hotels makes it an interesting tech example for other hotels.

Nordic Choice Embraces Hotel Tech Reset