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Priceline Reports Strong End-of-Year Earnings

Priceline Reports Strong End-of-Year Earnings

For the fourth quarter of 2014, Priceline Group reported gross profit of $1.7 billion, a year-over year increase of 26 percent. Fourth-quarter bookings—the total value of all travel services purchased by Priceline customers—increased 17 percent from the prior year to ...

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San Antonio’s Hotel Contessa Finishes Renovation

San Antonio’s Hotel Contessa Finishes Renovation

SAN ANTONIO— The Four Diamond 265-room Hotel Contessa, located on the banks of San Antonio’s River Walk, has completed an extensive, nine-month renovation program. Director of sales & marketing Jerry Jensen made the announcement. The hotel opened in December 2005 ...

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Hilton Worldwide Acquires Parc 55 San Francisco

Hilton Worldwide Acquires Parc 55 San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO—Hilton Worldwide has announced the closing of the acquisition of Parc 55 Wyndham San Francisco — Union Square. The property, which will be renamed Parc 55 San Francisco a Hilton Hotel, adds 1,024 guest rooms, 54 suites, and more ...

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Buying Better

Buying Better

Fundamental to good waste management is information. Having a solid understanding of your hotel’s waste flow (what goes in, how it’s disposed of what the associated costs are) can generate savings through more effective decision making at the front end: ...

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