Profitability

A Six-Step Strategy for Increasing Hotel Profitability

While the rate of revenue growth has slowed nationwide, the U.S. hotel industry has seen increasing profits for eight consecutive years. Hoteliers can narrow...
Reverb by Hard Rock

Hard Rock Launches a Select-Service Brand: Reverb by Hard Rock

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Hard Rock International is entering the select-service hotel category with a new brand: Reverb by Hard Rock. The new collection of...
Asheville, N.C.

Third-Tier Growth Spurt

With suburban hotel performance surpassing the growth rate for urban properties, many hoteliers are turning to secondary and tertiary markets to meet the demand...
Construction pipeline

These Hotel Brands Are Dominating the U.S. Construction Pipeline

According to the third quarter report by analysts at Lodging Econometrics, the three hotel franchise companies with the largest construction pipelines in the United...
Nashville

Nashville Hotel Performance Five Years After Opening Music City Center

Located in the heart of the Nashville central business district (CBD), the Music City Center (MCC) is a $623 million convention center that opened...
Luxury Hotels

North America Remains the Largest Consumer Market for Luxury Hotels

In 2017, the global luxury hotel market size was $171 billion and it is expected to reach $232 billion by the end of 2025,...

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GLo McCook

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...
Social media

Social Media Hits and Misses

Social media connects our world, providing travelers a means to explore places and cultures before actually experiencing them. An account, hashtag, or a single...
Ripple Maker

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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