coronavirus / covid-19

Hotel Industry Unites Around Enhanced Safety and Cleaning Standards

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As states across the country navigate reopening and hotels begin to safely welcome back guests, the American Hotel & Lodging Association...
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Hotel Industry and Google Partner to Help House First Responders

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today announced a new collaboration with Google to expand the industry’s efforts to meet...
Capitol Hill

AHLA Submits “Roadmap to Recovery” to Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. — With new data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) showing the extent of job loss in the hospitality and leisure...
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AHLA’s Chip Rogers on How the Hotel Industry Is Preparing to Welcome Back Guests

As areas across the country begin to open up, travel activity is slowly returning and hotels that had previously been closed or operating with...
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Survey: Most AHLA Members Expect Hotel Staffing Levels to Remain Low Through 2020

More than eight out of 10 hotels (84 percent) have laid off or furloughed staff as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and its...
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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...
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...
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...