Fundraising Event Raises Money for NEWH Hospitality Scholarships

TORONTO — NEWH Toronto  recently hosted a mini tradeshow and cocktail party to raise funds for the NEWH scholarship program. A record-breaking 153 guests attended the three-hour...

Groupe GM Releases New Hospitality Amenity Line

PARIS — Groupe GM and French fashion house Courrèges have teamed up to create and distribute a new range of luxury amenities. “The Courrèges brand is an iconic...

Innovative Swiffer product line from P&G Professional

Guest impressions of a hotel’s cleanliness can strongly influence a customer’s experience. Dust — something that’s constantly forming and being deposited — not only detracts from overall cleanliness,...

From the Editor: Taking the Pulse

Almost two decades after the first WOW poster debuted, amidst a flurry of activity driven by REITs, the hotel landscape continues to evolve on a daily basis,...

Canada is Set to Maintain a Moderate Rate of Hotel-Development Growth

In the second quarter of 2018, analysts at New Hampshire-based Lodging Econometrics (LE) reported that the total construction pipeline in Canada stood at 240 projects (29,780 rooms),...

Amadeus Completes Acquisition of TravelClick

LONDON, U.K. — Amadeus has completed the US$1.52-billion acquisition of TravelClick from Thoma Bravo. “The addition of TravelClick significantly enhances our presence in the hospitality industry, not only...

Why Hoteliers Need a Better Mobile Plan

By Lindsey Iles Mobile phones dominate our lives. Regardless of age, we have become addicted to the mobile screen , lowering our overall productivity , impacting our offline...

AAA Offers Practical Tips On Hotel Inspections

ORLANDO, Fla. – What can hotel managers do to prepare for their first or next unscheduled AAA inspection? “Since there are no secrets about how AAA inspections...

The Impact of Big Data in the Hotel Industry

In the hotel industry, there's no shortage of information that can be leveraged to better reach and serve guests. Customer data within loyalty programs, price comparisons, location...

Hotelier: Bertrand Mangeot, Kimpton Saint George, Toronto

Toronto’s Kimpton Saint George has the distinction of being the first Kimpton property in Canada. For Bertrand Mangeot, GM of the boutique hotel, that distinction fuels him...