Articles tagged “mergers and acquisitions”

Hotels

Hyatt Pursues Standard Hotels: What’s Behind the Luxury Lifestyle Play

Hyatt sees adding luxury lifestyle hotels like Standard Hotels as creating a virtuous cycle of growth in its loyalty program and pipeline.

Hyatt Pursues Standard Hotels: What’s Behind the Luxury Lifestyle Play

Travel Technology

M&A Is Not a Growth Engine, Says Cloudbeds CEO

Cloudbeds CEO Adam Harris said "every single one" of his clients has been added organically. In other words, not added via company acquisition.

M&A Is Not a Growth Engine, Says Cloudbeds CEO

Hotels

Hyatt in Advanced Talks to Acquire Standard Hotels

Major hotel groups continue to be eager to collect lifestyle and luxury brands.

Hyatt in Advanced Talks to Acquire Standard Hotels

Travel Technology

Mews Founder Says More Acquisitions ‘Definitely’ Are Coming

Mews has made nine company acquisitions so far and it's got the funding to do more deals.

Mews Founder Says More Acquisitions ‘Definitely’ Are Coming

Hotels

Christian Louboutin Takes Stake in Hotel Operator Experimental

The French designer behind those coveted red-soled stilettos has just snagged a stake in Experimental Group. Louboutin will now have a say in this chic Parisian outfit that runs a handful of boutique hotels and bars that are catnip for jetsetters.

Christian Louboutin Takes Stake in Hotel Operator Experimental

Airlines

Lufthansa Secures Approval for ITA Airways Deal

With a string of other airline mergers and acquisitions pending across the continent, the industry will be examining the regulator's comments for possible clues about the direction of future decisions.

Lufthansa Secures Approval for ITA Airways Deal

Travel Technology

Duetto CEO on What’s Next After Sale to Private Equity

David Woolenberg, the CEO of Duetto, gave his first media interview to Skift following his company's sale announcement on Thursday.

Duetto CEO on What’s Next  After Sale to Private Equity

Hotels

Hyatt Snaps Up Small Lifestyle Hotel Brand in European Push

Hyatt is adding its 29th brand in a bid to add places in Germany where it hasn't had many choices for its most loyal guests. However, it also aims to reach more German guests and try to cross-sell them into all-inclusive resorts.

Hyatt Snaps Up Small Lifestyle Hotel Brand in European Push

Travel Technology

GrowthCurve Capital Buys Duetto in Bet on Hotel Rate Setting Tech

GrowthCurve is acquiring Duetto from Warburg Pincus affiliates and other shareholders.

GrowthCurve Capital Buys Duetto in Bet on Hotel Rate Setting Tech

Hotels

Blackstone Bets on UK Travel Sector with Village Hotels Takeover

The deal for the 33-hotel chain is reportedly worth $1 billion.

Blackstone Bets on UK Travel Sector with Village Hotels Takeover