Lionstone Development CEO Talks Strategy

LODGING recently sat down with Lionstone Development CEO Diego Lowenstein to discuss the company's growth strategy, how it selects the right brand, and more. Why...

RLHC Celebrates Strong Start to 2017

SPOKANE, Wash.—After recording a record number of new hotels and franchise license agreements in 2016, RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation) continued its strong growth...

Best Western to Expand in Indonesia

BANGKOK—Best Western International (BWI) has unveiled plans for an extensive and fast-paced expansion across Indonesia; more than doubling its portfolio across the country by...

Brewery Hotel Announced for 2018

ESCONDIDO, Calif.—Stone Brewing, the 10th largest craft brewery in the United States, and San Diego-based hospitality collective Untitled Hospitality, have announced their partnership to...
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A Look Ahead at 2017 Summer Travel Trends

The hospitality industry is gearing up for another profitable summer in 2017. From Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend, American spending is expected to surpass $98...
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Best Western’s Unique Entry into the Economy Segment

About a year ago, Best Western saw some white space in the lodging industry—there weren’t a lot of options out there for travelers in...

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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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