Articles tagged “hongkong and shanghai hotels”

Peninsula Parent’s Thailand Dispute Shows Perils of Owner-Chain Relations

Peninsula Parent’s Thailand Dispute Shows Perils of Owner-Chain Relations

Raini Hamdi, Skift

This is a high-profile case that pits a powerful Thai family against a reputable global luxury hotel brand. It also spotlights the reality that this won’t be the last of owner-and-chain disputes, especially not when times are getting harder.

10 months ago

Peninsula’s Personalization Plans Include Reducing Size of Hotels

Peninsula’s Personalization Plans Include Reducing Size of Hotels

Raini Hamdi, Skift

Think Peninsula Hotels and what comes to mind is white-glove, green-Rolls Royce, and red-carpet treatment. Think again: This is one of the meanest machines in luxury hotel technology. It only gets meaner — and leaner — as ultra high-end guests become more uncharitable when their individual needs aren’t met.

1 year ago