The online travel market is experiencing an evolution with the balance of power shifting over the past 12 months from online agencies to the suppliers, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
A restaurant's bottom line is often most influenced when an emotional connection is made with customers. This according to a new casual-dining survey by customer research firm PeopleMetrics.
The launch of Andaz Liverpool Street, London marks the first in a series to launch globally under the new Andaz brand operated by Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, designed to fuse five-star offerings with a boutique, design driven product.
Between January 1 and October 31, Pennsylvania casinos raked in $837.6 million. Meanwhile, New Jersey's slots revenues slid to $2.9 billion, down nearly 5 percent, or $152 million, from the state's year-to-date slots revenues in 2006.
While not every guest at Seattle's Hotel 1000 will have a view of the Puget Sound, they are certain to get a room with a view on every stay through high definition LCD monitors.
Carlson Hotels Worldwide announces the addition of 16 new locations to its portfolio of brands between the months of August and October.
The Gleneagles Hotel, a luxury resort in Perthshire, Scotland, announces its selection of the Sales Advantage suite of group sales and catering solutions from Newmarket International, Inc.
Royal River Casino & Hotel of Flandreau, SD announces its implementation of the InfoGenesis POS system by Agilysys. Royal River indicates that it installed the system, along with 10 terminals, to streamline operations and enhance guest service at the 120-room property, which is owned and operated by the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe.
Interstate Hotels & Resorts (IHR), one of the nation's largest independent hotel management companies announces that it has entered into a preferred partnership with Avalon Report Corporation, a provider of web content management solutions for hotels.
Boyd Gaming, operator of 17 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, New Jersey, Mississippi, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana and Florida, announces that its three Las Vegas hotel-casinos -- Gold Coast Hotel and Casino, The Orleans Hotel and Casino and Suncoast Hotel and Casino -- have selected the Lodging Management System from Agilysys to provide a comprehensive property management solution.