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Weekly Roundup #36: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by September 7, 2018 1:39 am Leave a comment

Week 36/2018 Greetings everyone and welcome to a brand new Weekly Roundup! It’s been another busy and productive week in hospitality and we gathered a few news and stories for you. Take a look,  get your weekly dose of information, and don’t forget, we are social. So feel free to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram! Until next Friday, have an amazing weekend!   Industry News AccorHotels Completes Acquisition of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts: Our client, AccorHotels, announced the close of its acquisition of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts. The Enterprise Value (EV) represents CHF 560m. (482m. euros) and… read more »

Weekly Roundup #34: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by August 24, 2018 12:01 pm Leave a comment

Hello everyone and welcome back to our Weekly Roundup! You know why you’re here - it’s time for your weekly dose of fresh hospitality news and stories, so take a look at the top headlines below. Don’t forget to check out our social media accounts for even more updates on what we’re doing, where we’re traveling and all that jazz. We are on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. Until the next week, have a fun weekend!   Industry News Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts strengthens its Thailand portfolio: Our client Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has expanded its Thai portfolio to nine… read more »

Weekly Roundup #32: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by August 10, 2018 1:23 pm Leave a comment

Week 32/2018 Nothing says Friday like our Weekly Roundup, so welcome back once more! As usual, we kept a close eye on the media this week, to see what goes on in the hospitality business. You can find below a few news and stories, so take a look and don’t forget to follow us on social media: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! We’ll be back next Friday with another Weekly Roundup. Until then, we wish you a wonderful weekend! Industry News Thomas Cook-Expedia Hotel Booking Platform Launches: Thomas Cook’s new city break and hotel-only booking platform in partnership with Expedia… read more »

Weekly Roundup #31: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by August 3, 2018 9:31 am Leave a comment

Week 31/2018 Hi, everyone! It’s good to have you back on our blog, for another Weekly Roundup! As usual, we kept a close eye on the news this week and we summarized the most interesting ones below. Take a look to get your reliable dose of information and don’t forget to follow us on social media: we have Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! Until the next time, enjoy your weekend! Industry News AccorHotels buys majority stake in boutique lifestyle chain 21 c Museum Hotels: The group announced it intends to spend $51 million to acquire an 85 percent stake in… read more »

Weekly Roundup #30: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by July 27, 2018 1:31 pm Leave a comment

Week 30/2018 Greetings, fellow readers and welcome to our latest Weekly Roundup! Here you can end your week with a few of the most interesting news and stories from the hospitality industry, that we carefully gathered and summarized for you. Don’t  forget to follow our social media accounts, for more insights and updates: we are on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! Until next time, we wish you a lovely weekend! Industry News AccorHotels Sets Up $1 Billion Fund With Qatar Partner to Focus on Africa: Our client AccorHotels announced Monday that it is setting up a $1 billion hospitality investment… read more »

Weekly Roundup #29: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by July 20, 2018 1:31 pm Leave a comment

Week 29/2018 Another week means another Weekly Roundup on our blog, so welcome once again! You know the drill by now: every Friday, we gather and summarize the week’s most important and relevant news and stories from the hospitality business. This way, you can do a quick recap before the weekend and get up to date with everything going on in the industry. For even more updates, we highly recommend following our social media accounts: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! Have a wonderful weekend and we’ll see you next Friday! Industry News 2018 Hospitality Technology Study, Uniting Hotelier and Vendor… read more »

Weekly Roundup #28: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by July 13, 2018 12:04 pm Leave a comment

Week 28/2018 The Weekly Roundup is back and it’s great to have you back on our blog once again! As always, below you can find this week’s most interesting news and stories that were published in the media. We selected and summarized them for you, so you can do a quick recap before the weekend. Also, don’t forget to follow our social media accounts: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. Until next Friday, have a wonderful weekend! Industry News AccorHotels-SBE deal will open markets for both hoteliers: For our client Accor, the $319 million agreement to purchase 50% of SBE, which… read more »

Weekly Roundup #27: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by July 6, 2018 1:50 pm Leave a comment

Week 27/2018 It’s Friday once again, so our Weekly Roundup is up and ready! Another busy week in hospitality and travel results in quite a few news and stories, that we summarized for you. So feel free to take a look and, for even more updates, don’t forget to follow our social media accounts: we are on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! Until the next Friday, have a lovely weekend! Industry News AccorHotels ties new €1.2bn revolving credit facility to environmental performance: AccorHotels has signed an agreement with a consortium of 15 banks for a new €1.2 billion revolving credit… read more »

Weekly Roundup #26: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by June 29, 2018 11:43 am 1 Comment

Week 26/2018 Hi, everyone! It’s great to have you back on our blog, for a new Weekly Roundup! As usual, we kept a close eye on the media this week, to see what goes on in travel and hospitality. So you can find below a few news and stories, all summarized for you - take a look and then enjoy your weekend! We’ll be back next Friday with another Weekly Roundup, so stay tuned! Industry News AccorHotels Is Buying Half of SBE Entertainment Group for $319 Million: Our client AccorHotels is making yet another investment, and this time, it’s in… read more »

Weekly Roundup #25: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by June 22, 2018 12:49 pm Leave a comment

Week 25/2018 Another week has quickly gone by, so it’s time for the Weekly Roundup on our blog! As usual, we paid close attention to the news and stories that surfaced this week in the media and we summarized them for you, for an easy and quick recap. To get even more updates, feel free to follow our social media accounts: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! Have a wonderful weekend, everyone and don’t forget to swing by next Friday, for another roundup! Industry News AccorHotels shines a light on its revenue management approach to luxury: The stated aim of AccorHotels’… read more »

Weekly Roundup #24: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by June 15, 2018 1:49 pm Leave a comment

Week 24 Hello once again, it’s great to have you back for our Weekly Roundup! It’s been another busy week in travel and hospitality and we carefully gathered the most important news that was recently published. Make sure to take a look at the headlines below, to catch up with everything that’s been going on and don’t forget to follow our social media accounts, for even more updates: we are on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! Until the next Friday, we wish you a wonderful weekend! Industry News TrustYou and Volara Partnership Supports Positive Guest Experiences with Guest-Hotel Communication through… read more »

Weekly Roundup #23: Travel, Tech and Social Media

by June 8, 2018 1:57 pm Leave a comment

Week 23/2018 Hello once again! The Weekly Roundup is up and ready with more hospitality news! As always, we have it all, from industry insights to trends and technology stories, so make yourself comfortable and take a look. Also, don’t forget to follow us on social media: we are on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram! Have an amazing weekend, everyone! Industry News Protel and TrustYou collaboration brings huge benefit to hotels by enabling automated survey and guest data processes: We are proud to announce our most recent and exciting collaboration with hotel management systems provider, protel, which has the end… read more »