12/1/2016 Wyndham Hotel Group Acquires Fën Hotels December 01, 2016 -
Wyndham Hotel Group announced its acquisition of Latin America's leading Fën Hotels on December 1, adding 26 management contracts across Argentina, Peru, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, and the U.S.
11/30/2016 HSMAI and Libris Release Special Report on Hospitality and Travel Industry Use of Visual Assets November 30, 2016 -
The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association (HSMAI) announces the release of "The Lifecycle of Visual Assets in Hospitality and Travel." Produced in partnership with Libris by PhotoShelter, the special report offers a clear picture of how hospitality and travel professionals source, share, access, use, and measure return on investment of visual assets, such as photography and video.
11/30/2016 StayNTouch Partners with Revinate to Integrate Cloud-Based Hotel Solutions November 30, 2016 -
StayNTouch, an innovator in mobile technology and Property Management Systems (PMS) for hotels, is very happy to announce a new integration between Rover™, its cloud-based property management system (PMS) and Revinate, the software as a service (SaaS) company that helps hotels reinvent the guest experience through reputation management and marketing automation solutions.
11/30/2016 DSE 2017 to Offer Four Professional Certification Programs November 30, 2016 -
Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the world’s largest international trade show and educational conference dedicated to digital displays, interactive technology and digital communications networks, announced that its 2017 educational conference will feature four individual full-day educational programs for Digital Signage Expert Group (DSEG) certification or renewal credits.
11/29/2016 Cendyn Announces Acquisition of Guestfolio November 29, 2016 -
Cendyn, the leader in cloud-based software and services for driving sales and marketing performance in the travel and hospitality industry, announced today that it has acquired Guestfolio Communications (“Guestfolio”), a leading CRM marketing platform for boutique hotels.
11/28/2016 SALTO Systems Launches New Hospitality Website November 28, 2016 -
Created exclusively for the hospitality industry’s access control needs and requirements, the new website for SALTO Systems, www.saltohospitality.com, aims to cover the broad spectrum of access control within the hospitality sector.
11/22/2016 Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel Selects Agilysys Solution Suite to Optimize Food and Beverage Delivery November 22, 2016 -
Agilysys, Inc., a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced that Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel in Charenton, La., has selected a comprehensive solution suite — including InfoGenesis® POS, InfoGenesis® Flex, rGuest® Analyze and rGuest® Pay — to enhance efficiency and streamline food and beverage service. The property, which is owned and operated by the Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana, is a long-time user of the Agilysys Eatec® inventory and procurement system.
11/22/2016 Atlantis, Paradise Island Provides Notice of Data Security Incident November 22, 2016 -
Atlantis, Paradise Island (the "Resort") today announced that a recent data security incident may have compromised the security of payment information of some customers who used debit or credit cards at food and beverage and retail locations at the Resort between March 9, 2016 and October 22, 2016.
11/17/2016 Best Western Selects BirchStreet as its Procure-to-Order Platform November 17, 2016 -
Best Western Hotels & Resorts and BirchStreet Systems today announced the selection of BirchStreet’s Procure-to-Order platform to modernize the procurement process at Best Western’s 2,100 hotels in North America. The BirchStreet technology platform will enable hotel owners to access an online Best Western marketplace to easily shop for Best Western’s approved and branded suppliers, compare prices, establish order guides and process requests on one system.
11/17/2016 Agilysys Announces Inspire User Conference & Executive Summit 2017 Focused on Re-Imagining Hospitality November 17, 2016 -
Agilysys, Inc., a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced that registration is open for the annual industry-leading Agilysys Inspire User Conference & Executive Summit 2017. A popular event for Agilysys customers, the conference will be held Jan. 23-25 at M Resort in Las Vegas, and will feature thought-leadership sessions focused on ‘Re-Imagining Hospitality’ designed to help customers drive revenue growth while improving the guest experience.
11/17/2016 Caesars Entertainment Recognized as Sustainable Travel Leader November 17, 2016 -
Caesars Entertainment has surpassed its Green Key certification goal of having 90 percent of owned or managed North American hotel resort properties achieve a 4 Key rating or higher. Thirty of its hotel resort properties are rated 4 Keys — more than any other casino-entertainment company in the world.
11/17/2016 Expedia and Best Western Expand Partnership with Industry Leading Technology November 17, 2016 -
In a move that is set to transform the future of the meeting and conference industry, Expedia and Best Western Hotels today announced a strategic alliance that will expand collaboration between the two organizations. This pioneering new venture sees the adoption of Expedia’s innovative MeetingMarket software by more than 200 Best Western Hotels across Germany, making Best Western the first global hotel brand to white label the technology.
11/17/2016 Expanding Your Property Portfolio and Need to Streamline Operations Across All Your Hotels? Maestro PMS Helps Independents Achieve Their Goals November 17, 2016 -
Times are good for the hotel industry, with many hotel and resort companies adding properties to their portfolio. When a property portfolio expands, everyone at the company works harder, there are more staff to train and manage, more reservations to process, and many more guests to track and market to. The Maestro PMS team understands this growth and the elevation in operation and technology requirements that go along with it. Maestro’s staff of seasoned hotel and technology professionals delivers market leading support services together with Maestro Multi-Property PMS hotel management software.
11/16/2016 Koch Agrees to Invest over $2 billion in Infor November 16, 2016 -
Infor, a leading provider of business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, today announced it has reached a definitive agreement in which Koch Equity Development LLC (“KED”), the investment and acquisition subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., has agreed to make an investment of more than $2 billion in the company. The investment will provide Infor access to additional growth capital to accelerate innovation, expand distribution, and continue disrupting the enterprise applications industry.
11/16/2016 Agilysys Accelerates Global Growth with New U.K. Office to Serve EMEA Region November 16, 2016 -
Agilysys, Inc., a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced that due to continued growth across its global markets, the company has opened a U.K. office to serve the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. James Slatter has been named managing director of the new office, which is located at 59-60 Thames Street in Windsor.
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