Form Meets Function in Today’s Hotel Kitchens

In the time of the great French food writer Brillat-Savarin, when the modern concept of the restaurant was in its infancy, chefs were using wood-fired...

Hotels are Differentiating Through In-Room Wellness Offerings

In-room wellness offerings are a booming opportunity for hoteliers. The rapidly emerging wellness sector grew 6.5 per cent annually from 2015 to 2017 globally —...

Team Spirit: Celebrating GTHA Spirit Award Winners

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD DAN BELL, Commis chef, Westin Harbour Castle Since he first walked through its doors in 1977, Dan Bell...

Challenges & Opportunities: Fair Play

CHALLENGE The rise and rapid growth of the short-term-rental industry has been nothing short of disruptive for the hospitality and tourism industry....

Challenges & Opportunities: The Real Estate Game

CHALLENGE With hotel operating performance and investment metrics at an all-time high, domestic and foreign investors continue to show strong interest in...

Challenges & Opportunities: Staffing Struggles

CHALLENGE The convergence of a shrinking labour force and exploding tourism has produced a unique scene for Canadian hotels. Traditional labour pools...

The Top 50 Report: Record Tourism Paved the Way for Growth

It was a banner year for Canada’s tourism industry. In 2018, the country hosted 21.13-million international tourists — the highest number on record — according to Vancouver-based Destination Canada. This...

Ahead by a Century: Celebrating Hilton’s 100th

In its 100th year, with brands offering 923,000 rooms in close to 6,000 hotels in 113 countries and territories, Hilton is meeting the challenge of...

From the Editor: Closing the Gap

At a time when competition continues to intensify, loyalty programs are becoming increasingly important. But according to Bond Brand Loyalty’s study called The Loyalty Report...

TraknProtect Captures Coveted Judges’ Choice Award at HITEC 2019

MINNEAPOLIS — TraknProtect, a leading provider of real-time location technology purpose-built for the hospitality environment, claimed the top industry-innovation award in this year’s Entrepreneur 20X (E20X) competition at HITEC...