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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Green Lodging News Welcomes FlatWareSaver to Product Directory
Green Lodging News Welcomes FlatWareSaver to Product Directory

green lodging news · 1 Aug

Green Lodging News welcomes FlatWareSaver to its Green Product & Service Directory. FlatwareSaver effectively prevents flatware, ramekins, and other

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

green lodging news · 1 Aug

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

Foodservice Equipment/Flatware Saver
Foodservice Equipment/Flatware Saver

green lodging news · 24 Jul

FlatWare Saver Save Money & the Environment Our exciting FlatwareSaver is the first truly effective device for preventing flatware, ramekins, and oth

Interstate Breaks Out of the Bun with New Beyond Burger Promotion
Interstate Breaks Out of the Bun with New Beyond Burger Promotion

green lodging news · 15 Jul

As consumers are increasingly changing their diets to plant-based foods, Interstate Hotels & Resorts--a global leader in third-party hotel and resort

Travelzoo Partners with Lean In Canada to Advance Diversity & Inclusion
Travelzoo Partners with Lean In Canada to Advance Diversity & Inclusion

green lodging news · 3 Jul

Travelzoo, a global publisher of exclusive offers and experiences for members, has announced a new partnership with nonprofit organization Lean In Ca

Best Western Plus Norman Partners with Food Pantry
Best Western Plus Norman Partners with Food Pantry

green lodging news · 6 Jun

Best Western Plus Norman has formed a new, ongoing partnership with the University of Oklahoma Food Pantry to provide a regular supply of personal hy

Yelp Launches Green Practices Initiative to Highlight Restaurant Sustainability Efforts, Reduce Plastic Waste
Yelp Launches Green Practices Initiative to Highlight Restaurant Sustainability Efforts, Reduce Plastic Waste

green lodging news · 22 May

Yelp has launched a Green Practices Initiative to begin surveying consumers and understanding how to better assess the sustainability of a restaurant

NRA Honors Hobart FT1000e Flight-Type Washer with Innovation Award
NRA Honors Hobart FT1000e Flight-Type Washer with Innovation Award

green lodging news · 16 May

Advancements in energy and resource savings have earned Hobart's newest and most advanced flight type dishwasher a prestigious Kitchen Innovations 20

VITO AG Introduces X-Series to United States
VITO AG Introduces X-Series to United States

green lodging news · 13 May

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, ILL.--The VITO X-Series--the first patented vacuum filtration system in hospitality--is now available. "The industry needed a filt

NRA Show to Include Many Green-Focused Sessions
NRA Show to Include Many Green-Focused Sessions

green lodging news · 7 May

During this year’s National Restaurant Association Show, operators will find out just how easy it is to be green. Restaurateurs who want to add a das