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Hilton Worldwide Reports Strong Second Quarter 2014 Results

MCLEAN, Va.–(hospitalitybusinessnews.com)– Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc.  today reported its second quarter 2014 results and raised its full year 2014 outlook. Highlights include: “We had another ...

Marriott Opens JW Marriott Hotel Zhengzhou

ZHENGZHOU, China and BETHESDA, Md., July 31, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) — JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts today expanded its luxury portfolio in China with the unveiling ...

Texas Jury Awards $27 Million Verdict against McDonald’s Following Teens’ Deaths

BRYAN, Texas, July 30, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – A Texas jury today awarded a $27 million verdict against fast food giant McDonald’s after finding that lax security ...

IHG and Sikka Set to Develop Crowne Plaza Taj Expressway Noida

New Delhi, 28 July 2014: (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) IHG has signed a management agreement with New Delhi real estate developer Sikka to develop Crowne Plaza Taj Expressway ...

Hilton Hotels & Resorts Announces Opening of Qingdao Golden Beach Hotel

MCLEAN, Va. and QINGDAO, China (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – Hilton Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of the Hilton Qingdao Golden Beach as the first Hilton Hotels ...

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Baha Mar says Resort Opening will be delayed

Nassau Bahamas – August 1, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) Baha Mar has confirmed that the Cable Beach project is running behind schedule and that the “full destination ...

Buffalo Wild Wings had a phenomenal quarter

(hospitalitybusinessnews.com) Sally Smith, Buffalo Wild Wings president and CEO, discusses growth and a strong earnings report with Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Smith also weighs ...

Restaurant Performance Index Declined in June 2014

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) — Due in large part to softer customer traffic levels, the National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant Performance Index (RPI) registered a moderate ...

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US Gov says McDonald’s liable for labor practices of franchisees

(hospitalitybusinessnews.com) The National Labor Relations Board ruled McDonald’s can be held jointly liable for labor and wage violations made by its franchise operators. CNBC senior ...

YUM Brands sees drop in China sales as a result of food handling issues

(Hospitalitybusinessnews.com) Yum Brands has said that the food handling issues with a Chinese food supplier is having a negative impact on it’s sales. Related PostsYum! ...

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Temple Hotels Inc. adds two additional Ontario hotels

WINNIPEG, July 30, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – Temple Hotels Inc. announced today that it has agreed to acquire Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport West  in Mississauga ...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Open Element Brand in Aspen Valley

STAMFORD, Conn.–(hospitalitybusinessnews.com)–Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.  today announced plans to introduce its trailblazing Element brand to Basalt, Colorado. Set to open in August 2015, ...