Up Spirits Premium Rum Cake Featuring Pusser’s Original Royal Navy Rum Now Available

New Up Spirits Rum Cake puts a Spotlight on History and High Spirits. Charleston, S.C., November 6, 2019 – For centuries, Royal Navy families have baked tasty rum cakes to honor and celebrate special occasions and now the “Up Spirits” Premium Rum Cake, featuring a generous pour of Pusser’s Rum, is now available for purchase…

Maverick Hotels & Restaurants Adds Hilton Chicago / Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center to Portfolio

Chicago, Illinois, November 6, 2019 – Maverick Hotels & Restaurants, a full-service third-party hotel operator, developer, and consultant, announced today the addition of the Hilton Chicago / Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center to its portfolio. Robert Habeeb, Founder, and CEO of Maverick made the announcement. Located just west of downtown Chicago in the…

Celebrate or Escape? USTOA Tour Operators Offer a Variety of Last-Minute Trips for the 2019 Holiday Season

Itineraries Include Christmas Market Tours, New Year’s Eve Parties, Even Getaways to Dodge the Festivities, and More New York, October 31, 2019 – Whether travelers are looking to visit Christmas markets in Europe to celebrate the season or take a beach vacation to Costa Rica to escape the holidays, the tour operators of the United…

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Returns to the Big Easy

Leading Boutique Hospitality Brand Announces New Orleans Project San Francisco, October 31, 2019 – Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announced today a new property in New Orleans scheduled to open in early 2020. The Kimpton Hotel Fontenot will pay homage to the city’s rich musical history and the inspirational musicians behind it. With a prime location…

Riegel Linen Restructures to Drive Growth

Denver and Aiken, S.C., OCTOBER 31, 2019 – The management team of the Riegel Consumer Products Division of Mount Vernon Mills Inc. (“MVM”) has partnered with Lion Equity Partners to carve out the business from MVM and stand alone as a new entity, Riegel Linen LLC (“Riegel”). Riegel Linen is a leading importer, manufacturer, and…

Back to Basics: Metasearch

October 31, 2019 – Metasearch platforms can seamlessly provide online travel shoppers with real-time pricing and availability throughout key touchpoints in the travel planning journey. Metasearch is becoming more sophisticated and so should your hotel’s strategy around it. With recent updates such as the joining of Google Hotel Ads with Google Ads and the rollout…

dormakaba Comes to HX in NYC With Its New RT Plus Electronic Door Lock and A Suite of Total Hospitality Access Solutions That Transform the Guest Experience

HX 2019: Visit dormakaba in Booth #1409 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center NYC, November 10-11, 2019 dormakaba Offers HX Attendees a Full Line of Access Systems from Electronic Door Locks to Property Entrance Door Systems and Hardware to Satisfy Any Building Code or Design Requirement Montreal, QC, Canada, October 31, 2019 – dormakaba, the provider…

Q3 Proves Tough for UK’s Regional Hotels as RevPAR Falls Again, Reveals Latest Hotel Market Tracker

28 October 2019, London: Trading in Q3 for UK hotels has again showed a considerable contrast between those in London compared with the Provinces, according to the latest UK Hotel Market Tracker: Q3 2019, produced by HVS London, AlixPartners and STR. With London properties seeing rate-driven RevPAR [rooms revenue per available room*] growth of 5.1%…

Aimbridge Hospitality and Interstate Hotels & Resorts Complete Merge

Transaction Creates Global Leader in Third-Party Hotel Management Dallas and Arlington, Virginia, Oct. 28, 2019 – Aimbridge Hospitality (“Aimbridge”), North America’s largest independent hotel management firm, announces that it has completed its merger with Interstate Hotels & Resorts (“Interstate”), a leading independent multinational hotel operator on October 25, 2019. The combined company will manage a…

Supanniga Group and Thai Airways Introduce New Collaboration

Bangkok, Thailand, October 22, 2019 – Supanniga Group and Thai Airways have teamed up to offer special booking privileges through the airline’s global website. Starting from October 2019, customers from around the world can a table at any Supanniga Eating Room branch in Bangkok as well as a spot at the popular Supanniga Cruise via…

USTOA Tour Operators Bring Travelers to Portugal in the Off-Season

With Cooking Classes, Pristine Beaches, and Friendly Locals, the Comedic Video Series “Recalculating” Inspires Travelers to Go to Portugal in 2020 New York, October 21, 2019 – Portugal beckons travelers to its historic, cobblestone villages and pristine beaches in the fall and winter, when temperatures are mild and airfare is offered at value prices. With…

Wines from Spain and The National Young Arts Foundation Bring a Celebration of Spanish Wine to Miami for the ‘Spain’s Great Match’ Event

The Iconic Annual Wine and Food Event in the U.S is Heading to Miami at The National Young Arts Foundation on November 5th. New York, October 22, 2019 – The Trade Commission of Spain and Wines from Spain proudly announce their 26th annual Spain’s Great Match is returning to Miami. The largest comprehensive Spanish wine…