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Orion Span's Aurora Station

Space Travel Company Orion Span Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

HOUSTON—Orion Span, the space tourism company designing a luxury space hotel, announced a crowdfunding campaign for investors interested in the space tourism race. The campaign...
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How Soft Brands Stack Up

The number of soft-branded hotels has risen dramatically over the last decade, growing from just two brands and 22 properties in 2010 to 12...
Pantone Pantry

Tribute Portfolio Partners With Pantone To Showcase Color of the Year

MIAMI—Tribute Portfolio, a Marriott International collection, has partnered with Pantone, a global color authority, to introduce a series of experiential pop-ups that celebrate color...
The Lodge at Gulf State Park

The Lodge at Gulf State Park, A Hilton Hotel, Completes Construction

ATLANTA—The Lodge at Gulf State Park, A Hilton Hotel, has completed construction. Located in Gulf Shores, Ala., within the revitalized 6,150-acre Gulf State Park,...
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New York City

Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
angry guest

The Room Key: How To Handle an Angry Guest

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Experts will answer questions on everything from...
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12 Ways to Increase Hotel Security

Even when hotels have strong security policies and procedures in place, they are still vulnerable to cyber attacks, break-ins, theft, fraud, and other crimes....
Mountain Lake Lodge

Mountain Lake Lodge—Home of ‘Dirty Dancing’—Makes a Renovation Comeback

Located on an extensive 2,600-acre nature preserve in Pembroke, Va., Mountain Lake Lodge has an interesting history, to say the least. Opened in 1851 and purchased...

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Gen Z travelers

Study Reveals How Marketers Can Cater To Gen Z Travelers

Bellevue, Wash.—New findings from Expedia Group Media Solutions, the advertising arm of Expedia Group, illustrate the behaviors, attitudes, and influences of younger travelers around the...
Shadow Guest

Identifying the “Shadow Guest”

Identifying the “shadow guest”—or the unknown guest—presents an opportunity for digital marketers to increase their contact list for future retargeting. Touchpoints and technology can...
Distribution

The Room Key: Getting the Most From Your Hotel’s Distribution Mix

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Experts will answer questions on everything from...
Low-flow showerhead

More Than a Drop in the Bucket: Conserving Water With Low-Flow Showerheads

In the quest to make their properties more eco-friendly, hoteliers are always looking for ways to operate more sustainably—without impacting the guest experience. Many...
Major League Baseball

MGM Resorts and Major League Baseball Form Partnership

NEW YORK—Major League Baseball (MLB) and MGM Resorts International have formed an all-inclusive partnership agreement that combines the MLB brand with MGM Resorts and...
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