The Value of Clean

Historically, hotel owners and operators have viewed cleaning as a cost center. Consequently, decisions about housekeeping expenditures have focused solely on the amount spent....

Smart Hotel Renovation Strategies

From the days of the Gold Rush to the turn of the 20th century, Chinese and Italian immigrants caught fish and Dungeness crabs at...

Corralling Group Sales

For some hoteliers, group travel seems like trying to lasso wild horses. Like an unruly herd, the group market continually shifts, heading in one...

Outsourcing Restaurant Operations in Hotels

Many hoteliers are reluctant restaurateurs, and for a good reason: Restaurants are even more labor intensive than hotels. A standalone restaurant is doing extremely...
Housekeeping Times

How to Calculate Housekeeping Times

Time is money. For the lodging industry, this is especially applicable when it comes to cleaning costs. Many facility managers assume they can multiply...

Trimming the Fat

When Cambria Suites owners expressed concerns that they weren’t making money on food and beverage, the brand realized it was time to create a...

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Signia Hilton Indianapolis

Hilton Launches New Brand Focused on Meetings and Events, Signia Hilton

Today, Hilton announced the launch of Signia Hilton, a new brand designed to cater to “meeting professionals and sophisticated business travelers by infusing state-of-the-art...
AHLA 2018 Report

AHLA Releases 2018 Report, Highlighting Top Five Accomplishments

The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) this week released its 2018 Annual Report, highlighting the hospitality industry association's top accomplishments for the year. Reined...
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Two Bunch Palms Resort in Desert Hot Springs Completes Renovation

Desert Hot Springs, Calif.—Two Bunch Palms Resort & Spa in Desert Hot Springs, California, recently completed a $2 million renovation. The updates include newly...

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