Articles tagged “hotel earnings”

Airlines

England Opens U.S. Travel and 11 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

In Skift’s top stories this week, England welcomes fully vaccinated tourists, hotels are focusing on conversions rather than mergers, and Brazil is setting itself up to become a travel tech hub in Latin America.

England Opens U.S. Travel and 11 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Coronavirus

Hyatt’s China Business Is Down 90 Percent in February From Coronavirus Fallout

Hyatt Hotels had a strong year in 2019, so the story it had to tell on Thursday wasn't all dreary. The problem is that shareholders and guests hate uncertainty. And so far the travel industry faces nothing but uncertainty, left beholden to how the coronavirus crisis evolves.

Hyatt’s China Business Is Down 90 Percent in February From Coronavirus Fallout

Hotels

Choice Sees No Letup in Biz Travel Demand as It Expands Extended-Stay Hotels

Choice Hotels had a strong year with lots of growth in 2019. The company is focused on bulking up its extended-stay portfolio to continue the trend in 2020 as corporate travelers look increasingly for more creative options.

Choice Sees No Letup in Biz Travel Demand as It Expands Extended-Stay Hotels

Hotels

Hilton Being Held Back by China Trade Tussle

Luckily, Hilton has built a strong business model that should see it through any tough times.

Hilton Being Held Back by China Trade Tussle

Hotels

Marriott CEO on Cancer Diagnosis: ‘We Are Going to Soldier On’

Arne Sorenson thanked all his well-wishers Friday but then got right to business. Marriott had a so-so quarter but held out great promise for its expanded homesharing business. But you'll have to wait until 2020 to see any results.

Marriott CEO on Cancer Diagnosis: ‘We Are Going to Soldier On’

Hotels

Hyatt CEO Found Homesharing Experiments ‘Challenging’

But Mark Hoplamazian didn't say Hyatt would never try it out again.

Hyatt CEO Found Homesharing Experiments ‘Challenging’

Hotels

H​ilton Feels No Pressure From Marriott to Jump Into Homesharing

Hilton is focusing on the same things as everyone else in hotels today: loyalty, technology, and marketing. But what about taking on Airbnb directly in homesharing? Don't count on it anytime soon.

H​ilton Feels No Pressure From Marriott to Jump Into Homesharing

Hotels

Marriott Cites Growing Pains Following Data Breach, Labor Strikes

Being bigger, Marriott is discovering, may not always be better in the short term. But if the company can weather a massive cyberattack and some debilitating labor strikes, the future shouldn't be nearly as challenging, executives hope.

Marriott Cites Growing Pains Following Data Breach, Labor Strikes

Hotels

Wyndham Hotels Still Struggles to Add Improved Rooms in U.S.

The hotel conglomerate shouldn't rely too much on one brand to drive domestic growth, but so far that's exactly what's happening.

Wyndham Hotels Still Struggles to Add Improved Rooms in U.S.