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How to keep guestroom refrigerators efficient and clean   12 Nov, 2014

Guests are paying more attention to the guestroom refrigerators, and so should hotels. That means more and closer inspections by housekeeping and, in some properties, engineering. More>>

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The Rosewood Beijing opens   12 Nov, 2014

The 283-room hotel is located in Beijing's Central Business District (CBD) of Chaoyang. The hotel's guestrooms each measure at least 538 square feet, and the hotel has 36,060 square feet of venue space, including a 7,860-square-foot pillar-less ballroom.More>>

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Jim Abrahamson named chair of the AH&LA board of directors   12 Nov, 2014

Abrahamson takes on the role following John Fitzpatrick after serving as vice chair of the board, in accordance with AH&LA's bylaws. He will be joined by two newly elected officers, Mark Carrier, CHA, president, B.F. Saul Company Hospitality Group, who moves up from secretary/treasurer to vice...More>>

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Independent Orlando hotel rebrands as the Magnuson Grand Conference Hotel   12 Nov, 2014

Formerly the Park View Hotel in Winter Haven, Fla., the 172-room hotel will upgrade its local, regional, and national market to attract travelers via an affiliation with Magnuson Hotels' global portfolio of nearly 2,000 hotels.More>>

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The upshot of outside food   10 Nov, 2014

Are hotel guests bringing more food along with them on their travels? Some hotel operators seem to think so. Kyle Highberg, GM of the Residence Inn by Marriott Omaha Downtown, said travelers who are more health conscious are packing food and shopping at grocery stores rather than defaulting to...More>>

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First DoubleTree property opens in New Zealand   10 Nov, 2014

Formerly known as the Kawarau Hotel and managed by Hilton Worldwide, the 98-room hotel is located in Kawarau Village, near Queenstown International Airport and a short drive or water taxi ride from the center of Queenstown. More>>

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Ramada Wayne Fairfield Area opens in Wayne, N.J.   10 Nov, 2014

The former Wayne Fairbridge Suites will undergo exterior upgrades and landscaping enhancements as well as room upgrades to complete the conversion to the Ramada flag that began July 10. The hotel is owned by Paradigm Hotels, and offers a daily hot breakfast, shuttle service within five miles,...More>>

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Melbourne Hilton converts to a Pullman   10 Nov, 2014

The 419-room property is within walking distance of the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Rod Laver Arena, Hisense Arena, Olympic Park and AAMI Park, allowing access to events such as the Australian Open and the Ashes Series. The existing Hilton on the Park property has an Executive Lounge for...More>>

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Hackers infiltrate Hilton HHonors, drain points   7 Nov, 2014

Not content with lifting credit card information and disabling websites, hackers recently targeted the Hilton HHonors reward program, draining some accounts of their accumulated points.More>>

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At revenue summit, message is clear: The customer is king   7 Nov, 2014

Revenue managers convened at the Affinia Manhattan for the 2014 Revenue Strategy Summit to discuss ways to be profitable.More>>




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