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RLHC Files Lawsuit against Hard Rock

SPOKANE, Wash. — Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLHC) has filed a lawsuit against Hard Rock Café International in federal court in New York. The complaint alleges, among...

Mobile Apps Becoming Central To Hotel Experience: J.D. Power

COSTA MESA, Calif. — Mobile apps are now as important to the hotel-guest experience as competitive room prices and amenities, finds J.D. Power. According to the J.D. Power...

Destination Canada Reports April Tourism Growth

VANCOUVER — Destination Canada’s (DC) latest Tourism Snapshot reveled April 2017 to be a record-breaking month. During the month, Canada welcomed more than 1.3 million visitors (up...

Bargaining Underway With Several Prominent B.C. Hotels

VANCOUVER — Unifor, a union representing more than 18,000 workers in Canada, is working with several hotels in downtown Vancouver and Victoria to help hospitality workers share...

Wyndham Worldwide Releases 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

PARSIPPANY-TROY HILLS, N.J. — Wyndham Worldwide recently released its 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility Report (CSR) — which reflects the company’s aspirations to care for people, preserve the...

Saving Space: Top Trends in Hotel Kitchen Design

The front-of-house is a vital aspect of restaurant planning, whether it’s a buffet-style breakfast room, or a three-meal-a-day, upscale restaurant. While kitchen design may not have the...

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to Open in Kuala Lumpur

TORONTO — Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, in partnership with property developer, Venus Assets Sdn Bhd, has announced plans to build a Four Seasons Hotel in Kuala...

Ken Kirkby Named Wyndham’s GM of the Year

CALGARY — Ken Kirkby, GM of Super 8 Peterborough, Ont., has been named General Manager of the Year by Wyndham Hotel Group. “Ken Kirkby is one of those...

Putting on a New Face

Creating a design that meets the needs and expectations of the millennial traveller, while making sure to keep the ambiance guests look for when visiting a ski...