Travel & Lodging

AH&LA SmartBrief

News for hotel and lodging professionals

AH&LA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Hotel & Lodging Association

Starwood's Q2 earnings beat estimates

7/25/2014

  • Reuters
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide posted profit of $153 million for the second quarter, up 12% from earnings last year and exceeding analysts' and its own forecasts. Revenue was 1.5% higher than las… Read More

ASTA SmartBrief

News for travel agents

ASTA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American Society of Travel Agents

Puerto Viejo is a relaxed melting pot of cultures and cuisine

7/25/2014

Located on the Costa Rican Caribbean Coast, Puerto Viejo -- short for Puerto Viejo de Talamanca -- is a sun-soaked alternative to Costa Rica’s better-known tourism offerings. Visitors are drawn to n… Read More

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

The best stories for business travelers

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

Choosing People Over Profit

7/24/2014

Dale Partridge cites companies that have changed behaviors in favor of people. Read More

ISPA SmartBrief

News for professionals in the spa industry

ISPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Spa Association

Rainbow-hued hair will go deeper in fall

7/25/2014

  • San Francisco Chronicle (free content)

Fans of hair color are embracing a range of shades that encompasses pastels, rich blues and neon shades. "Right now, many clients have been experimenting with pastel hues, but I think for fall we'll b… Read More

ILHA SmartBrief

Luxury hospitality news

ILHA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Hoteliers Association

Wyndham CEO will consider mergers

7/25/2014

  • HotelNewsNow.com

Wyndham Worldwide Corporation Chief Executive Stephen Holmes said the company might participate in the industry's merger activity and noted that hotel companies are poised for consolidation. "Our DNA … Read More