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Hoteliers Face Ongoing Trend of Steady Rates, Inconsistent Bookings

NEW YORK–Heading into the summer months, North American hoteliers are continuing to experience stable average daily rates (ADR) alongside decreases in bookings during the...
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New Hotel Booking App Targets Millennials

TripCraft, a mobile solutions provider, launched a new hotel booking application and website, Vir.al. The app targets so-called Millennials, one of the faster growing...
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Paying the Intermediaries: An Analysis of Hotel Commissions

The increasing incidence of intermediaries selling hotel rooms and other services is a major topic of discussion among U.S. hotel owners and operators. From online...
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Driving Customers to Direct Bookings

Partnering with an OTA can be both a beneficial and hindering experience to a hotel’s operations—the battle for driving customers to book directly is...
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Taking Control of Hotel Inventory Management

Inventory management is critical to overall hotel success. Too many hoteliers don’t understand the importance of maintaining distribution control over their coveted product—their hotel...
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A Look Ahead at 2017 Summer Travel Trends

The hospitality industry is gearing up for another profitable summer in 2017. From Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend, American spending is expected to surpass $98...

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Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum and Hotel coming to Harlem

Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum & Hotel Plans To Open in Harlem

NEW YORK—The Official Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum & Hotel has signed a term sheet to acquire its Harlem building and development site...

15 Ways Hotels Are Celebrating the Holidays With Guests

As the holiday season goes into full swing, hotels are rolling out special programming, packages, and amenities to help their guests enjoy the spirit...
Javier Coll

Checking In With Javier Coll of Apple Leisure Group

Spanish-born Javier Coll is executive vice president and chief strategy officer of Apple Leisure Group (ALG); he is also co-founder of the group’s luxury...

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