EDITORS’ CHOICE AWARDS FOR BEST NEW PRODUCTS IN FIVE CATEGORIES ANNOUNCED AT IH/M&RS

NEW YORK, NY, November 10, 2001… Winners of the Sixth Annual Editors’ Choice Awards for Best New Products were presented at the 86th annual International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show® (IH/M&RS) on November 10, 2001, at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. A panel of 14 industry editors reviewed 159 entries and selected winners … Read more EDITORS’ CHOICE AWARDS FOR BEST NEW PRODUCTS IN FIVE CATEGORIES ANNOUNCED AT IH/M&RS

Worldwide Upgrade To Delphi™ Sales And Catering With Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts Is Completed

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — OCT. 15, 2002 — Newmarket International Inc. — the makers of DelphiTM and other leading group, sales, catering and banquet solutions — is pleased to announce today that Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading operator of luxury hotels, has completed their worldwide upgrade to the Delphi Sales and Catering solution. … Read more Worldwide Upgrade To Delphi™ Sales And Catering With Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts Is Completed

World's Most Global Hotel Group Launches New Central Reservations System

LONDON, 3 September 2002 [LOND/USA: SXC] Six Continents Hotels has announced the introduction of a new, advanced central reservations system – HOLIDEX®Plus – as part of a US$75 million ‘next generation systems’ project. Over 140 InterContinental hotels and resorts have migrated to the new system this month, with the remainder of Six Continents Hotels’ brands … Read more World's Most Global Hotel Group Launches New Central Reservations System

Radisson Creates Summer Adventure With SPY KIDS(TM) 2: The Island of Lost Dreams

MINNEAPOLIS, July 30 /PRNewswire/ — As part of a 21-city far-reaching mission to rescue families across the nation from summer heat and boredom, Radisson Hotels & Resorts has created a fun-filled national radio campaign that will run from August 5-16th, tied to the upcoming Dimension Films' release SPY KIDS 2(TM): The Island of Lost Dreams … Read more Radisson Creates Summer Adventure With SPY KIDS(TM) 2: The Island of Lost Dreams

Transactions Fly with Southern DataComm's ProtoBase® High-Speed Payment Solutions

TAMPA, FLORIDA (Thursday, June 20, 2002) – Southern DataComm. Inc., (SDC) – from HITEC, produced by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals, and Retail Systems 2002/VICS Collaborative Commerce in Chicago, will be demonstrating high-speed payment processing. SDC, as the industry leader in payment processing, will be highlighting high-speed transaction processing with authorization rates at sub-three second … Read more Transactions Fly with Southern DataComm's ProtoBase® High-Speed Payment Solutions

Hyatt Regency Orange County Completes $40 Million Expansion and Renovation

ANAHEIM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 21, 2002–Hyatt Regency Orange County has completed a $40 million expansion and renovation featuring a new guestroom tower with dedicated kid's suites, new meeting space including a 17,000 square foot ballroom with 24-foot ceilings, a totally renovated atrium lobby, and the addition of a new restaurant and bar. The hotel celebrated today … Read more Hyatt Regency Orange County Completes $40 Million Expansion and Renovation

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World Sees Success In Aiding The Competition With 'invitation To Experience' Short-Term Guest Loyalty Program

DALLAS, March 28 – Small Luxury Hotels of the World, a global consortium of 270 of the world's finest hotels and resorts, is seeing success in aiding the competition with its new Invitation to Experience, a short-term guest loyalty program. Lee Ann Gamble, SLH Regional Manager of The Americas, is delighted with the overwhelmingly positive … Read more Small Luxury Hotels Of The World Sees Success In Aiding The Competition With 'invitation To Experience' Short-Term Guest Loyalty Program

A picture tells a thousand words

OK, OK, we have been starting too many newsletters with trite statements, but this one warrants review. Everywhere we turn, experts have been saying now is the time to market on the web. “Get yourself a vertical e-commerce strategy.” “Streamline your distribution against your yield analyses.” “Use cooperative marketing initiatives.” These statements make sense, but … Read more A picture tells a thousand words

REPORT: European Hotel Industry Turns in 16 Percent Operating Profitability Growth in 2000

Andersen, the global professional services firm and leading provider of hotel performance data outside North America, today announced the results of its annual profitability survey. In the year 2000, operating profits growth in Europe averaged 16 percent when measured in Euros, growth in Asia averaged 14 percent when measured in US dollars whilst in the … Read more REPORT: European Hotel Industry Turns in 16 Percent Operating Profitability Growth in 2000