Articles Tagged ‘travel and hospitality’


Specialized properties gaining year-round appeal

September 26, 2014

Many luxury hotels have a salient characteristic that peaks during a certain season resulting in a windfall of booked rooms, but it also forces marketers to recast attractions to keep traffic steady year-round.

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NetJets employees cause turbulence during labor dispute

September 22, 2014

Employees of Berkshire Hathaway’s NetJets are currently picketing at private terminals in California, New Jersey and at the brand’s corporate headquarters in Columbus, OH.

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Ritz-Carlton capitalizes on Miami’s growth with Bal Harbour property

September 22, 2014

The Ritz-Carlton is adding to its Floridian property portfolio on Oct. 2 when the hotelier will assume management of One Bal Harbour Resort & Spa in Bal Harbour, FL.

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Luxury Collection enters ecommerce to bring hotel experience directly to consumers

September 19, 2014

Starwood Hotels and Resorts’ The Luxury Collection is letting guests recreate their stay at home with a new retail Web site.

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Four Seasons properties add private jet option

September 19, 2014

Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale, AZ, and Sante Fe, NM, are catering to affluent travelers with a new private jet partnership.

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Departures’ September edition marks 4 years of continual growth

September 19, 2014

Tiffany & Co. was among the luxury brands to help Departures fete its 25th anniversary issue with an inside front cover takeover across the edition’s five separate covers.

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The Ritz-Carlton brings wedding magazine to China

September 17, 2014

The Ritz-Carlton is touting its wedding credentials in the first Chinese edition of The Ritz-Carlton Weddings magazine.

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Etihad Airways sends service team to London for accelerated butler program

September 17, 2014

United Arab Emirates airline Etihad Airways is sending a team of butlers to a multi-week training program in preparation for the launch of The Residence by Etihad.

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Rolls-Royce commissions largest bespoke fleet of Phantoms to date

September 16, 2014

British automaker Rolls-Royce has fulfilled an order for 30 bespoke models, making the purchase the largest fleet of its vehicles in the world.

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Luxury Collection continues $580M restoration efforts with Hotel Imperial’s debut

September 16, 2014

Today Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ Luxury Collection unveiled the restored public spaces at the Hotel Imperial in Vienna after a year-long, $14 million dollar overhaul.

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