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Microfiber Cloths

Microfiber Cloths

Microfiber cloths are made from fibers smaller than a strand of silk. Oftentimes, they are a blend of polyester and polyamide (nylon) that are combined in such a way that the fibers split, creating more fibers per surface area with ...

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Check-in Trends

Check-in Trends

Mobile check-in and kiosks are becoming more popular throughout the hospitality and travel industries. However, guests sometimes have issues with the evolving technology, especially if they don’t travel frequently. According to Scott Koster, regional VP at Two Roads Hospitality, leisure ...

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Reserve Funds

Reserve Funds

Reserve funds consist of liquid assets set aside for future projects or unexpected costs. Typically, hoteliers contribute to reserve funds on a scheduled basis so that they can accrue interest and grow in value. Reserves are usually kept in cash ...

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Human Trafficking Types

Human Trafficking Types

Human trafficking refers to both sexual and labor exploitation. Because the risk factors and victim demographics for these two types of trafficking vary, they are often referred to and discussed separately. Sexual exploitation can take place behind closed doors in ...

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Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards

“PCI-DSS” refers to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards, which is a set of security standards developed by the major credit card companies. Every merchant that takes credit cards is subject to PCI-DSS through the agreement it has with ...

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Crossover Investors

Crossover Investors

Anthony Falor, managing director for Ten-X’s Hospitality Group, describes crossover investors in the industry as “qualified groups or individuals who may or may not currently be in the hospitality space but understand the benefit of diversification into different commercial asset ...

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