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5/26/2017

Travelers heading to magnificent Yellowstone National Park can also explore Montana's other interesting offerings. The Museum of the Rockies features dinosaur exhibits, Willie's Distillery offers such spirits as Montana Moonshine and Virginia City exemplifies what life was like in the Old West.

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TravelPulse
5/26/2017

Airbnb and other short-term rental companies are worrisome rivals to the traditional hotel industry, which accuses them of taking unfair advantage of regulatory freedom. But according to a report from STR, "[w]hile Airbnb's share of total accommodation supply was growing, its share of market demand and revenues still was generally below 4% and 3%, respectively."

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The Washington Times
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Airbnb
5/26/2017

Enterprise Rent-A-Car parent Enterprise Holdings has teamed with MP Logistics to offer long-term rentals to global companies operating in Vietnam starting in 2018. MP Logistics is the rental company's first Asian franchisee.

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Enterprise Holdings
5/26/2017

Norwegian Cruise Line is offering two "Star Trek" cruise events for fans in January 2018. Stars from the "Trek" universe will join host George Takei on the Norwegian Jade, which will depart from Miami and call in Mexico, Honduras and Belize.

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TravelPulse
5/26/2017

When your followers and their friends share your graphics and photos, you become visible to a wider audience, Catherine Heeg writes. Successful graphics contain legible text, are mobile-friendly and use blue as the focal point.

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Catherine Heeg
5/26/2017

California law requires out-of-state agents to register as sellers of travel if they complete at least one sale to a resident, but there are some exemptions, Mark Pestronk writes.

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Travel Weekly
5/26/2017

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group intends to make its Radisson Blu brand carbon-free across the world this year. The chain's Blu Planet for Meetings program is supporting water projects in Guatemala, India and Malawi.

5/26/2017

A surge in hotel renovations indicates attention to today's bottom line, not just preparation for the next economic downturn, experts note. A variety of improvements can be made at relatively modest cost.

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Hotel News Now
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economic downturn
5/26/2017

UPS and SF Holdings are planning to form a joint venture to facilitate shipping from China to the US, with an eye toward future worldwide expansion.

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Reuters
5/26/2017

FedEx Cross Border is using the Powered Buy Platform by BlueSnap to enable smooth international transactions for shipping customers. The platform supports transactions in more than 100 currencies worldwide and hundreds of payment types, including PayPal, ApplePay and Visa Checkout.

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Pymnts
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FedEx, PayPal