Articles Tagged ‘travel and hospitality’


Rosewood Hotels enters Chinese market with cultural focus

October 23, 2014

Rosewood Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of its first Chinese property in Beijing’s Central Business District in the Chaoyang neighborhood.

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HomeAway builds clout in luxury vacation sector

October 23, 2014

Vacation rental Web site Luxury Rentals from HomeAway is quickly expanding its luxury section to capitalize on the travel trends of affluent consumers.

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Four Seasons Nevins taps Magellan Jets for streamlined holiday trip

October 21, 2014

Four Seasons Resort Nevis in the West Indies is attracting guests looking for a tropical getaway this holiday season through a partnership with Magellan Jets.

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Peninsula Hotels taps snowman to lead holiday initiatives

October 21, 2014

The Peninsula Hotels is expanding its holiday “SnowPage” efforts this year to facilitate its annual philanthropy campaign.

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La Prairie opens first hotel boutique to appeal to spa lovers

October 20, 2014

Swiss skincare maker La Prairie is expanding its retail footprint by keeping travelers in mind.

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Financially-confident consumers to increase holiday spending by 8.7pc: report

October 20, 2014

Holiday gifting in the United States is expected to reach $77.5 billion this season with online sales trumping in-store purchases, according to a new survey by Time Inc. and YouGov.

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Dealing with the mystery of ecommerce attribution

October 20, 2014

Attribution of digital sales can sometimes seem like a grab-bag process, with critical junctures of the consumer journey totally disregarded, but there are models that can add some sense to the equation, according to a Leading Hotels of the World executive at Luxury Interactive 2014 on Oct. 15.

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Global online search for luxury hotels up 7.7pc

October 20, 2014

The United States still accounts for more than half of the online search for luxury hotels, but searches in countries such as China are rapidly increasing, according to a report by the Digital Luxury Group.

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The cold coffee tweet that changed Four Seasons’ approach to social media

October 17, 2014

NEW YORK – Although a single tweet did not suddenly cause the Four Seasons to jump on social platforms, the cold coffee anecdote is emblematic of the consumer behavior shift that occurred several years ago and has had a cascading effect ever since, according to an executive at Luxury Interactive 2014 on Oct. 15.

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Four Seasons brings James Beard dining experience to Silicon Valley

October 15, 2014

our Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley at East Palo Alto, CA, is extending the opportunity to experience the James Beard House menu prepared by executive chef Marco Fossati of its Quattro restaurant.

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