Regional Company of the Year: Manga Hotels has Built its Hotel Portfolio on Exceeding...

It’s a Canadian Horatio-Alger story: a new immigrant with no prior experience in the hospitality industry steadily and gradually acquires and builds a stable of successful hotels;...

Company of the Year: Group Germain Hotels Takes its Home-Grown Brands Across the Country

Since opening their first hotel in 1988, Christiane and Jean-Yves Germain have established themselves as innovators and leaders within the Canadian boutique-hotel landscape. From a single independent,...

From the Editor: The Winner’s Circle

Why is it that the arrival of December always seems to catch many of us off guard? And why does the time between Labour Day and the...

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...