Mandarin Oriental Launches New Social Platform

HONG KONG—Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group announces the launch of Fans of MO, a new social platform where guests can share personal photos and notes...

Four Seasons Launches Global App

Four Seasons is now offering guests an opportunity to customize their stay on the go with a new, multi-functional global app. Travelers can access...
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Using Smartphone Tech to Counter Criminal Activity

Cyber security has a prominent place in all hotel security profiles. The hospitality industry can use many technological advances to more easily and effectively...
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TripAdvisor Expands Instant Booking Feature

Launched in June 2014, desktop and mobile instant booking is now available for United States and United Kingdom users. The project aims to extend...

Managing the Social Web

The impact that online reviews and social media chatter have on the hotel industry can no longer be ignored by brands and property management...

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Hyatt Water Station to reduce plastic waste

Hyatt to Reduce Plastic Waste With Bulk Bathroom Amenities and Water Stations

CHICAGO — Hyatt Hotels Corporation has announced a series of initiatives to reduce plastic waste at its hotels globally, including introducing large-format bathroom amenities...
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Kimpton Spotlights 15 Culinary and Cocktail Trends for the Year Ahead

SAN FRANCISCO — Black pepper ice cream, coconut ceviche, and Japanese whiskey highballs are just a few trends that will be popular in 2020,...
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Five Elements That Make Guests Feel at Home in Hotels

The days of matching décor and furniture in every hotel guestroom are fading away. More recently, guests expect their accommodations to act as a...

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