Israel Cautions Against Foreign Travel Over Coronavirus Concerns

skift.com - Destinations · 27 Feb

Coronavirus has become a nightmare scenario for the world's travel industry. Israel is a small country, and maybe this recommendation doesn't matter

Four Trends Disrupting the Food Service Industry
Four Trends Disrupting the Food Service Industry

EHL · 26 Feb

Commodity deflation compromising grocers' revenue growth. Demographic and generational change impacting dining out behaviors. Foodie experiences in o

Abandoned Hong Kong Hotels Go Into Survival Mode as Virus Fallout Spreads

skift.com - Hotels · 25 Feb

As hotel occupancy plunges to a single digit, Hong Kong's leadership toward one of its most important industries is being put to the test during the

IHCL Partners With Globally Acclaimed Paper Moon Italy To Open Italian Restaurants
IHCL Partners With Globally Acclaimed Paper Moon Italy To Open Italian Restaurants

IHCL · 25 Feb

Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), South Asia's largest hospitality company, today signed an agreement with Ristorante Paper Moon S.R.L, to launch the glo

Canary Islands Hotel Quarantines 1,000 Guests Amid Coronavirus Fears

skift.com - Hotels · 25 Feb

As the coronavirus spreads across Europe, expect more hotels to enter lockdown mode and some airports to begin shutting down flights to afflicted reg

European tourism sector statement on Coronavirus

eHotelier.com · 25 Feb

The European Tourism Manifesto alliance, the voice of the European travel and tourism sector, has issued the following statement on the COVID-19 outb

China Postpones Key Political Meetings Because of Coronavirus

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 24 Feb

The annual meetings of the National People's Congress and its chief advisory body usually begin about March 5 and run for more than two weeks, bringi

Parts of Italy Becoming a Focal Point of Coronavirus Outbreak
Parts of Italy Becoming a Focal Point of Coronavirus Outbreak

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 24 Feb

With more than 200 confirmed cases of the coronavirus and five deaths, Italy has suddenly become a focal point amidst fears of a global outbreak of t

How New Technology Finally Helps Get Rid of Those Pesky Bed Bugs for Hotels
How New Technology Finally Helps Get Rid of Those Pesky Bed Bugs for Hotels

Are Morch - Hotel Blogger & Social Media Manager · 24 Feb

Those pesky beds bugs are crawlers or hitchhikers. They crawl on their ride when the traveler is still. And they end up travel with various belonging

Hyatt Regency Seattle: Where Cuisine Feeds Connections

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 24 Feb

At Hyatt Regency Seattle, cuisine enables connection. It creates an experience that's authentic to the Pacific Northwest and one attendees won't soon

Pepsi Snaps Up Chinese Snack-Maker

CFO Magazine · 24 Feb

The soda and snack company is buying Be & Cheery, one of the largest online snack companies in China, for $705 million.

How to Keep Coronavirus From Affecting Your Revenue
How to Keep Coronavirus From Affecting Your Revenue

Revinate Blog - Key Trends in Hospitality · 24 Feb

As of today, almost 80,000 people have been infected with the deadly coronavirus. While the majority of cases have been in mainland China, the fear i

Webinar video: Generate more leads and revenue on Yelp
Webinar video: Generate more leads and revenue on Yelp

Milestone Insights · 24 Feb

Watch and share the video, and download the slides. Today, approximately 100 Million unique visitors come to Yelp monthly for business information, i

Pivoting to Video: Easy Video Marketing Ideas for Restaurants
Pivoting to Video: Easy Video Marketing Ideas for Restaurants

Modern Restaurant Management · 24 Feb

Producing and sharing videos has never been easier. Advances in phone camera technology and the ease of uploading to the internet have made video mar

All-inclusive alcohol ban limited
All-inclusive alcohol ban limited

Hotel Management · 24 Feb

The Balearic Islands have clarified the new rules which will come in this summer to address the issues of over-consumption of alcohol.

Global Newsletter: February 24, 2020
Global Newsletter: February 24, 2020

4hoteliers.com · 24 Feb

Kimpton makes its Spanish debut, top cities for wellbeing and quick tips on Coronavirus crisis management

Quick Tips On Coronavirus Crisis Management
Quick Tips On Coronavirus Crisis Management

4hoteliers.com · 24 Feb

We've had a number of asks from friends, colleagues, and of course clients regarding how coronavirus might impact their business and many of them hav

KFC Canada Tests Google's Food Ordering
KFC Canada Tests Google's Food Ordering

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 24 Feb

KFC Canada is piloting pickup or delivery across Google Search, Maps and Assistant.

Facing Rising Labor Costs, Restaurant Consider Raising Menu Prices
Facing Rising Labor Costs, Restaurant Consider Raising Menu Prices

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 24 Feb

7shifts Surveys 1,000 restaurateurs for 2020 Restaurant Labor Management Trends Study.

HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 21 February 2020
HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 21 February 2020

HVS News · 24 Feb

Hospitality News for the Asia Pacific Region

Marco's Pizza App Surpasses 1M Downloads
Marco's Pizza App Surpasses 1M Downloads

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 24 Feb

Last year app sales grew to be roughly 10% of total sales across the brand with digital sales increasing more than 40%.

U.S. Raises Travel Alert to Japan

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 23 Feb

The U.S. State Department on Saturday raised the travel alert level to Japan from Level 1 to Level 2, calling for increased caution for American citi

Data Suggests Coronavirus Will Cause Major Air Travel Demand Decrease

Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) · 23 Feb

A new study from an international airline industry organization suggests 2020 will see the first drop in air travel in over a decade due to the ongoi

Taiwanese Passengers Freed From Quarantined Diamond Princess Cruise Ship
Taiwanese Passengers Freed From Quarantined Diamond Princess Cruise Ship

skift.com - Destinations · 23 Feb

Nineteen Taiwanese citizens arrived back home clad in full protective suits on Friday after spending more than two weeks stuck on a quarantined cruis

Japan's Olympic Year Deflates Due to Virus Outbreak, Economic Woes

skift.com - Destinations · 23 Feb

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe insists that the Olympic Games will go on as planned in July. But Abe and his government officials are going to need to do

Wow Your Attendees with Unique Coffee Traditions
Wow Your Attendees with Unique Coffee Traditions

Smart Meetings · 22 Feb

In a recent webinar, "Incorporate Unique Coffee Traditions Into Your Next Event & Wow Your Attendees," Zoblotsky shared discoveries she's made.