Articles tagged “hospitality”

Marriott’s Labor Unrest and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Marriott’s Labor Unrest and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

In hospitality news this past week, Marriott's labor unrest may be a precursor for more widespread strife across the industry, and Accor's latest earnings show its struggle with making two investments pay off.

13 hours ago

Hyatt to Buy Two Roads Hospitality and 8 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Hyatt to Buy Two Roads Hospitality and 8 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, Hyatt announced its intent to acquire Two Roads Hospitality for $480 million, and don't miss the on-stage videos from Skift Global Forum, featuring CEOs from Hyatt, Marriott, Four Seasons, and more.

1 week ago

Hyatt Adds Spa Biz to Loyalty and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Hyatt Adds Spa Biz to Loyalty and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, wellness is top of mind. Equinox goes deeper into travel, and World of Hyatt loyalty members can now earn and redeem points for fitness classes and spa treatments at participating Exhale locations.

2 weeks ago

Hilton Grows All-Inclusives and 8 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Hilton Grows All-Inclusives and 8 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, Hilton announced a partnership with Playa Hotels & Resorts to grow Hilton’s portfolio of all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean and Latin America. Meanwhile, CitizenM discusses what constitutes real innovation.

4 weeks ago

Hilton-Foursquare Mobile Concierge and 5 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Hilton-Foursquare Mobile Concierge and 5 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, Hilton worked with Foursquare to introduce a new feature called Explore, with recommendations from Hilton employees. And business travelers get more options with homeshares and hostels.

1 month ago

Panic Buttons and 9 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Panic Buttons and 9 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, hotel companies band together and pledge to keep their workers safe with panic buttons and other measures. Plus, hotels see more compression nights and we have the latest on Airbnb affecting meetings and corporate travel.

1 month ago

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Skift Trend Report: How Technology is Disrupting the Multibillion Dollar Meetings Industry

Skift Trend Report: How Technology is Disrupting the Multibillion Dollar Meetings Industry

Cvent + Skift

Our latest report dives into how hoteliers are embracing digital transformation to create direct relationships with meeting planners, optimize the group sales and marketing process, and lower the overall cost of group acquisition. Download the report to learn more!

2 months ago

RedAwning Buys Leavetown and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

RedAwning Buys Leavetown and 4 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, vacation rental network RedAwning acquired Leavetown Vacations, which helps property owners market their multi-unit rentals.

2 months ago

Redefining the Hostel and 10 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Redefining the Hostel and 10 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, we thought more than usual about hostels, which continue evolving past the shabby old stereotype. In some cases, can we even tell the difference between an upscale hostel and a "proper" hotel?

2 months ago

Luxury Hotelier Oberoi Group Stays the Course by Focusing on One Brand

Luxury Hotelier Oberoi Group Stays the Course by Focusing on One Brand

Ian Frisch, Skift

There is something to be said for the will to survive through hardship. Other hospitality groups should take note of the Oberoi Group story. India's luxury hotel group is one of the subjects in Skift’s recent sixth anniversary book, For the Long Haul, Lessons on Business Longevity, whose chapters we are excerpting for you here in the coming weeks.

2 months ago

Niido’s Bait and Switch and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Niido’s Bait and Switch and 7 Other Hospitality Trends This Week

Sarah Enelow-Snyder, Skift

This week in hospitality, residents of an Airbnb-banded complex were taken aback upon discovering that their home would basically become a hotel. Homesharing's relentless expansion continues.

2 months ago

Megatrends Video: The Hotel of the Future Is Here Today

Megatrends Video: The Hotel of the Future Is Here Today

Deanna Ting, Skift

This doesn’t mean every hotel has to be the same, or attempt to appeal to the lowest common denominator. It’s about individual hotels taking control of their unique identities but reconfiguring them so they appeal to the many, many needs all guests have today.

2 months ago