Travel & Hospitality

Lead Editor: Angie Giroux-Scheide

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SmartBrief keeps readers informed about travel and hospitality news. Our vast range of topics include hotels, car rental agencies, travel agents, luxury accomodations and destinations, spa news, gambling and casinos, as well as gadgets and other innovations and trends that make life on the road a little easier. 

Del. casinos ask for slashed tax rate


  • Washington Times, The

Casino representatives are asking Delaware lawmakers to lower the tax rate on table games, which now nears 40%; casinos have asked to pay 15%. "Delaware by far has the highest table game tax rate in t… Read More

Column: Close sales by building relationships


  • Travel Research Online

The key to business growth is more sales, and the key to closing a sale is a strong relationship with the client, writes travel speaker and author Keith Powell. It helps to remember that entering a pe… Read More