Brentano Releases 2016 Color Forecast

“Interior designers are taking traditional colors and using them in non‐traditional ways—it is a very exciting time in the industry,” says Brentano’s senior designer...

Check Out the Kimpton Buchanan Lobby

Erected on the footprint of the former Hotel Tomo at the crossroads of Japantown and Pacific Heights in San Francisco, the Kimpton Buchanan hotel...

Las Vegas: An Experimental Laboratory for Hospitality

Along Las Vegas Boulevard between Tropicana Avenue and Flamingo Road—one city block—there are more hotel rooms than there are in downtown Chicago. Nowhere in...

Pedestrian-Oriented Development Creates Inviting Space

For Luca Maffey, vice president of design at John Portman & Associates, a building serves no purpose unless there are people to make it...

Portland’s Hotel Lucia Finishes $5.5 Million Renovation

PORTLAND, Ore.—Portland’s Hotel Lucia has completed construction on the final phase of a $5.5 million renovation that began two years ago with the addition...

Guest Feedback Shapes Marriott Renovation

After acquiring the San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront in 2012, Xenia Hotels and Resorts had immediate plans to embark on a guestroom renovation. But...

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Best Western Breaks Ground on GLō McCook Outside of Chicago

Phoenix—Best Western Hotels & Resorts broke ground on its latest GLō location in the Chicago suburb of McCook, Illinois. The hotel is owned by...
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Social media connects our world, providing travelers a means to explore places and cultures before actually experiencing them. An account, hashtag, or a single...
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Four Companies Innovating Hotel F&B in 2018

A multi-faceted industry, there are more opportunities in hospitality to innovate, disrupt, and generally shake things up than in other business arenas. Innovating is...

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