Beekeeper, Whispr Offer 'Cleaning Task Lists' App to Fight Covid-19
Beekeeper, Whispr Offer 'Cleaning Task Lists' App to Fight Covid-19

green lodging news · 30 Mar

Is your hotel “Covid Clean?” It can be, thanks to a new app that gives housekeepers step-by-step cleaning instructions that follow Center for Disease

Three Important Lessons from the Coronavirus
Three Important Lessons from the Coronavirus

green lodging news · 27 Mar

What should our industry learn from the coronavirus? I thought about that a little bit this week and would welcome your thoughts as well.

Eight Cool & Captivating Hotel Lobby Decor Ideas That Scream Green
Eight Cool & Captivating Hotel Lobby Decor Ideas That Scream Green

green lodging news · 25 Mar

Hoteliers know what it’s like to continually chase after the next big innovative idea for their property. Sometimes that could mean inviting local fi

Eco-Products Introduces Compostable Lids for Takeout Containers
Eco-Products Introduces Compostable Lids for Takeout Containers

green lodging news · 25 Mar

Eco-Products, a Novolex brand, is introducing new compostable lids for its takeout containers that are ideal for restaurants and snack bars seeking e

Food Waste Reduction Alliance Releases Report
Food Waste Reduction Alliance Releases Report

green lodging news · 12 Mar

The Food Waste Reduction Alliance (FWRA)--a collaborative effort of the Consumer Brands Assn., FMI-The Food Industry Assn., and the National Restaura

Smile Coffee Werks Launches Compostable Coffee Pods
Smile Coffee Werks Launches Compostable Coffee Pods

green lodging news · 9 Mar

Smile Coffee Werks has unveiled compostable coffee pods made from renewable raw materials with over a 12-month shelf life. The patented technology ut

Power Knot Opens New Facility to Ramp Up Biodigester Production
Power Knot Opens New Facility to Ramp Up Biodigester Production

green lodging news · 19 Feb

Power Knot, a market leader in biodigesters that eliminate waste food for commercial foodservice operators, has opened a new 25,000-square-foot facil

Steeped Launches Nitro Sealed Single-Serve Coffee Bags
Steeped Launches Nitro Sealed Single-Serve Coffee Bags

green lodging news · 12 Feb

Santa Cruz-based startup Steeped, Inc. has launched its Steeped Coffee brewing method to serious coffee drinkers across the nation. Brewed like tea,

Survey Reveals 'What's Hot' & On the Minds of U.S. Chefs
Survey Reveals 'What's Hot' & On the Minds of U.S. Chefs

green lodging news · 17 Jan

The National Restaurant Association just released the results of its annual What's Hot Culinary Forecast. The What's Hot survey was conducted in Nove

Bamboo Studio Will Soon Launch Eco Hempware
Bamboo Studio Will Soon Launch Eco Hempware

green lodging news · 19 Dec

Bamboo Studio is about to launch Eco Hempware, the world's first collection of foodservice tableware made entirely from high-grade industrial grown h

Five Benefits of Eating Organic

green lodging news · 17 Dec

One of the main reasons farmers want to farm organically is due to concerns for the environment and about working with agricultural chemicals in conv

Hilton Expands Food Donation Initiative to Nearly 300 Managed Hotels
Hilton Expands Food Donation Initiative to Nearly 300 Managed Hotels

green lodging news · 16 Dec

As the holiday season approaches, Hilton is announcing the expansion of its innovative food donation initiative to all of its managed hotels across t

New Reports Offer Insights on Green F&B Trends
New Reports Offer Insights on Green F&B Trends

green lodging news · 22 Nov

There were two notable restaurant industry reports released this past week: Restaurant Industry 2030: Actionable Insights for the Future, and Kimpton

National Restaurant Association Unveils Its Restaurant Industry 2030 Report
National Restaurant Association Unveils Its Restaurant Industry 2030 Report

green lodging news · 21 Nov

The National Restaurant Association, in partnership with American Express and Nestle Professional, released its 10-year outlook report on the project

Spain's Iberostar Transitioning to Certified Seafood Suppliers at 120 Hotels, Restaurants
Spain's Iberostar Transitioning to Certified Seafood Suppliers at 120 Hotels, Restaurants

green lodging news · 12 Nov

A third of the world's oceans are now overfished, according to the UN. Hotel businesses, some of whom serve a ton of seafood a day, have a unique opp

Flo Introduces Three New Coffee Capsule Formats in GEA Family

green lodging news · 23 Oct

Flo S.p.A., a major European food packaging producer increasingly engaged in research of sustainable high-quality products, introduced three new caps

Winnow Raises $20 Million to Lead Global Fight Against Food Waste
Winnow Raises $20 Million to Lead Global Fight Against Food Waste

green lodging news · 21 Oct

Winnow, the technology company behind Winnow Vision, the artificial intelligence tool helping chefs cut food waste in half, is announcing the complet

Wyndham Destinations to Eliminate Plastic Straws, Other Single-Use Plastic
Wyndham Destinations to Eliminate Plastic Straws, Other Single-Use Plastic

green lodging news · 7 Oct

In conjunction with International Coastal Cleanup Day, Wyndham Destinations, the world’s largest vacation ownership and exchange company, announced i

Global Wellness Institute Launches White Paper Series: 'Understanding Wellness
Global Wellness Institute Launches White Paper Series: 'Understanding Wellness

green lodging news · 3 Oct

The Global Wellness Institute (GWI), a nonprofit research and educational resource for the world wellness industry, has launched a new white paper se

Easy Hotel Access to Menstrual Products Critical for Women Travelers

green lodging news · 3 Oct

According to a study conducted by Free The Tampons, 86 percent of women have started their period unexpectedly in public without the supplies they ne

Arbor Day Coffee Launches Single-Serve Recycling Concept
Arbor Day Coffee Launches Single-Serve Recycling Concept

green lodging news · 19 Sep

With the growing demand for greener practices for in-room hospitality, the demand for more sustainable coffee choices, including packaging, continues

Royal Park Commits to Biodegradable Straws, Fair Trade Wines & Coffees
Royal Park Commits to Biodegradable Straws, Fair Trade Wines & Coffees

green lodging news · 17 Sep

Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Company, Ltd. (RPHS) says that between June this year and January 2020 it will introduce biodegradable drinking straws

KOHLER Mobilizes in Response to Hurricane Dorian

green lodging news · 9 Sep

Kohler Co., a global leader in kitchen and bath products and power systems, has moved quickly to assist those along the projected path of Hurricane D

Green Suppliers Well Represented at Upcoming Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show
Green Suppliers Well Represented at Upcoming Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show

green lodging news · 27 Aug

Green Suppliers offering items ranging from stainless steel straws to electric vehicles to Tree Free paper products will be on hand at next month's F

Dometic Receives Two 'Best' Awards for Minibars
Dometic Receives Two 'Best' Awards for Minibars

green lodging news · 22 Aug

Dometic received the "Best Brand of the Year 2019" and "Best Product 2019" awards for their minibars. These awards are some of the highest awards pre

Nespresso Takes Recycling up a Gear with Coffee Capsule Bike
Nespresso Takes Recycling up a Gear with Coffee Capsule Bike

green lodging news · 21 Aug

Nespresso is partnering with Swedish bike brand Velosophy to produce a stylish bicycle made from recycled aluminum coffee capsules, demonstrating bot