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,...

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...

Amadeus to Acquire TravelClick

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — Amadeus has agreed to acquire TravelClick from Thoma Bravo, a private equity investment firm, for US$1.52 billion. TravelClick, which is headquartered in New York City,...

Technology Leveling the Hotel Playing Field

By Bonnie Vesterfelt Today, it’s common for hotels to not only look for industry partners that provide them access to a diverse breadth of travellers, but also access...

Dunn Consulting Services Becomes Floor13 Inc.

MONTREAL — Dunn Consulting Services Inc. has changed its company name to Floor13 Inc. Created in 2015 as an alliance between three Canadian consulting companies, Floor13 works actively...

Front of the House Introduces Kiln Collection

MIAMI, Fla. — Front of the House has launched the Kiln dinnerware lineup, which breaks the mold of a traditional round pieces — boasting a more organic...