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Transforming Hotel Lobby Retail Into a Compelling Guest Destination

Investments in hotel lobbies have grown significantly over the last few years. Hoteliers are taking time to renovate this area where first impressions are...
'Our Business Is You' Advertising Campaign

Choice Hotels Launches New Nationwide Advertising Campaign

ROCKVILLE, Md.—This week, Choice Hotels International launched a nationwide, multi-media advertising campaign with the tagline "Our Business is You." The idea behind the campaign...
Holiday Inn's 'We're there' campaign focuses on human connections

IHG Launches Global Campaign for Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express Focused on Human...

ATLANTA—IHG Hotels & Resorts this week launched a global marketing campaign for the company’s two largest brands, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express. The...
Sofitel - Live the French Way

Sofitel Launches Global Brand Campaign That Reaches Into its French Roots

As the first international luxury hotel brand to originate from France, Sofitel Hotels & Resorts is celebrating the brand’s birthplace and heritage by launching...
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The Room Key: My Hotel Doesn’t Care About Social Media

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Have a question for our experts? Submit it...
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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...
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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...
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...
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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...