Hospitality Trends - Market News Market Hotel Industry News EN Hospitality Trends - Market News Myrtle Beach Seaside Resorts Optimizes Revenue and Loyalty at 7 Mixed-Use Condo Hotels with Centralized Maestro PMS Multi-Property Solution Maestro PMS Maestro Balances Revenue Management with High Occupancy to Drive Success for Multi-Property Resort Company Wed, 16 Oct 2019 16:10:12 EST Six Senses Gangtey Opens in Bhutan Six Senses Following the successful launch of three lodges in Paro, Thimphu and Punakha earlier this year, Six Senses Bhutan is opening its fourth lodge, Six Senses Gangtey. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:48:32 EST MGM Resorts International Sells Circus Circus Las Vegas For $825 Million MGM Resorts International MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Circus Circus Las Vegas for $825 million to an affiliate of Treasure Island owner Phil Ruffin. For the 12 months ending June 30, 2019, the property reported Adjusted Property EBITDA of $62 million. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:39:28 EST Wyndham Garden to Make Australian Debut in Brisbane Wyndham Garden The 120-room Wyndham Garden Suites Spring Hill Brisbane, scheduled to open in September 2021 Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:34:25 EST Range Developments Opens Cabrits Resort & Spa Kempinski, Dominica Kempinski The Cabrits Resort, set on Douglas Bay and surrounded by Dominica's Cabrits National Park near Portsmouth, has 160 keys, four restaurants and bars, four swimming pools, a large fitness facility that includes a spa, and two floodlit tennis courts. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:30:35 EST MSC Cruises Reveals New Island Experiences Awaiting Guests At Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve Opening This November MSC Cruises This November MSC Cruises will welcome its first guests onto its new private island destination in The Bahamas, Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:26:27 EST HFTP Inaugural Chapter Meeting Draws 150 Area Hospitality Professionals Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:19:46 EST Hyatt Place Aruba Airport Hotel Opens Hyatt Place 116-room select service hotel becomes second Hyatt-branded hotel in Aruba Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:08:52 EST Flexjet Veteran Private Aviation Executive, Marine Eugène, to Lead Continued Expansion of Flexjet in Europe Wed, 16 Oct 2019 13:04:41 EST INTELITY and Maxxton Join Forces to Offer a Seamless Property Management Experience Intelity With the rollout of this integration, hoteliers and property managers can use the two solutions in tandem to optimize efficiency for staff and provide a superior experience for guests. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:59:31 EST CWT Appoints John Pelant As Chief Technology Officer CWT CWT today announces the appointment of John Pelant as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, with effect from 1 November 2019. Based in Minneapolis, John will report to Kurt Ekert, President & CEO of CWT, and serve as a member of the CWT Executive Leadership Team. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:54:04 EST Dunkin' Brands Announces Departure Of Tony Weisman, Dunkin' U.S. Chief Marketing Officer Dunkin' Brands The company will immediately begin a search for his replacement, and Mr. Weisman has agreed to assist in the search. Until the appointment of a new CMO, the marketing department will report to Dave Hoffmann, Dunkin' Brands CEO and Dunkin' U.S. President. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:49:35 EST St. Regis St. Regis Hotels & Resorts today announced the debut of The St. Regis Venice, located steps away from Piazza San Marco and boasting the largest waterfrontage in Venice. The opening follows a two-year, full-scale renovation, restoring the grandeur of the former Grand Hotel Britannia, which opened in 1895. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:45:25 EST The 29th Hotel Plus - HDE to Be Held in Shanghai from 27 to 29 April 2020 Hotel News Resource The 29th edition of Hotel Plus - HDE, a 3-day-long event comprising expo, forum, award ceremony and gala dinner, will be held at Shanghai New International Expo Centre in April 2020. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:40:21 EST Hardee’s Hardee’s today announced it will be partnering with Beyond Meat as one of the first U.S. quick service restaurants to offer plant-based breakfast, lunch and dinner options. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:36:25 EST Umami Burger to Open Second New York City Location Umami Burger Will Debut Umami Prime in Spring 2020 Offering an Elevated Full Service Experience Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:33:11 EST Three Choice Brands Open Hotels On The Same Sarasota Campus Choice Hotels Comfort hotels, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), welcomed a newly constructed Comfort Inn & Suites in Sarasota, Florida, as the brand continues to execute its strategy of opening more than one hotel per week this year. Situated at 5985 Brookhill Blvd., the hotel is opening adjacent to a recently built Sleep Inn and MainStay Suites dual-brand property on the same lot. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:29:48 EST Vizergy Continues to Innovate Technology with Voice Search Optimization Enhancement Vizergy This newest enhancement allows clients to optimize for voice search in an automated fashion using structured data, also known as schema markup. The structured data, which is in the latest JSON-LD format recommended by Google, enables rich results for your website and is embedded into website code to help it become more easily discovered by search engines and help optimize your website content for voice search. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:15:57 EST Bellagio Sold to Blackstone for $4.25 Billion MGM Resorts International MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to form a joint venture with Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust that values the real estate of Bellagio at $4.25 billion, which represents a purchase price multiple of 17.3x rent. Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:10:54 EST Sabre Announces Acquisition of Radixx Sabre By joining forces, companies are poised to best-serve the fastest growing segment in airline travel Wed, 16 Oct 2019 12:01:12 EST