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DoubleTree by Hilton Opens 10th London Location

LONDON & MCLEAN, Va.–(hospitalitybusinessnews.com)–DoubleTree by Hilton today celebrated the opening of the latest addition to its growing London portfolio – the brand’s 10th hotel in ...

La Cima Restaurant Group Expands Twin Peaks Franchise Territory to Tampa

ATLANTA, Aug. 26, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – Twin Peaks franchisee La Cima Restaurants, LLC, has signed an agreement with its franchisor Front Burner Restaurants, which expands La ...

Luby’s, Inc. Debuts New Fuddruckers Deluxe Bar & Grill

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 26, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – Today, Luby’s, Inc. launched a prototype for an extension of their Fuddruckers brand at 12361 Hornsby Lane in Newport ...

Accor acquires 13 properties

(hospitalitybusinessnews.com) Accor announced that HotelInvest, the Group’s hotel owner and investor business, has purchased a portfolio of 13 hotels from Tritax for a total consideration ...

Burger King – Tim Horton deal done

OAKVILLE, ON and MIAMI, FL, Aug. 26, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – An agreement was reached today to create the world’s third largest quick service restaurant company. ...

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Thor Equities Refinances The Palmer House Hilton In Chicago

NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) — Thor Equities has secured a $420 million refinancing deal for the celebrated Palmer House Hilton in the heart ...

Melia Hotels International Announces ME Miami

MIAMI, Aug. 27, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – Today, Melia Hotels International  announced their next major launch; ME Miami, introducing the ME by Melia  brand’s first property in ...

Flow Through improving at US hotels

ATLANTA GA – August 25, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com – by: Robert Mandelbaum and Gary McDade ) Much has been written about the strong top-line performance of ...

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Real Hospitality Group Adds 12 New Hotels

OCEAN CITY, Md., Aug. 26, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – Executives at Real Hospitality Group announced today their portfolio of hotels has grown with several new deals in ...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Names Thomas Mangas Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

STAMFORD, Conn.–(hospitalitybusinessnews.com)– Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that Thomas B. Mangas has been named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, effective September ...

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Shangri-La launches new brand

(hospitalitybusinessnews.com) Fresh, friendly and fuss-free. That’s the genre of Hotel Jen, the new brand revealed today by Hong Kong-based Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd. Catering ...

Hyatt Regency Suzhou Opens in Eastern China

CHICAGO–(hospitalitybusinessnews.com)– Hyatt Hotels Corporation today announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Suzhou in Suzhou, one of the most important economic, cultural and historic cities of ...

Burger King Invades Canada