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How to Increase Revenue From Wellness Activities

Every industry is signing onto the wellness trend, and hospitality is no exception. Spas have traditionally been viewed as the sector’s “wellness” component, and...
2020 - New Year

STR: U.S. Hotel Industry Kicks Off the New Year With Positive Year-Over-Year Performance

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn.—The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results across three key performance metrics at the start of the New Year during the week...
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AD1 Global to Develop Hyatt Place and Home2 Suites in Palm Bay

ATLANTA — Access Point Financial, a direct lender and specialty finance company focused exclusively on the hospitality industry, has signed an agreement with top...
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Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index Up 29.5 Percent in 2019

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn., and MILWAUKEE — The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index increased 6.1 percent in December to 5,270. For the total year, the stock index...

U.S. Hotel Profit Growth Bounces Back in November After Downward Blip

A negative profit turn for U.S. hotels in October gave way to robust growth in November as GOPPAR climbed 6.1 percent year-over-year (YOY), the...
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14 Hotel Companies Among 2019 Best Employers for Diversity

Fourteen hotel companies are among this year's Best Employers for Diversity, according to Forbes magazine. The list, which recognizes organizations for their commitment to...
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How to Spot and Get Rid of Common Household Pests in Hotels

Running a business in the hospitality industry is a tough task, and when pests are added to the equation, it can get even more...
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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...
Women in LODGING 2018

15 Women Moving Up Hospitality’s Career Ladder

Over the past few years, more and more women seem to be climbing to the top ranks of the hotel industry. This isn’t a coincidence—woman...