joint-employer standard’

AHLA protests new ‘joint-employer standard’

PROPOSED FEDERAL REGULATIONS defining a “joint-employer standard” would have a “chilling effect” on the hospitality industry and franchises in general, according to the American...
hotel conferences for 2023

AHLA announces 17 state hotel conferences for 2023

THE AMERICAN HOTEL & Lodging Association has announced the dates, cities, and registration information for its “On the Road” State Hotel Conferences for 17...
Larry Cuculic

Best Western, AAHOA meet on fair franchising points

BEST WESTERN HOTELS & Resorts is the most recent large hotel company to meet with AAHOA leaders over the association’s 12 Points of Fair...
Immigration reform

Survey: Immigration reform needed to ease labor crisis

A BIPARTISAN SOLUTION to the federal immigration issue is needed to reduce the still ongoing labor shortage for hotels, according to a survey from...
12 Points of Fair Franchising

G6 analyzes AAHOA’s 12 Points of Fair Franchising

AAHOA’s 12 POINTS of Fair Franchising are meant to serve as a template for hotel franchisers to use in how they relate to association...
Hyatt Hotel Corporation to acquire Dream Hotel Group

Hyatt Hotel Corp. to acquire Dream Hotel Group in $300 million deal

HYATT HOTEL CORP. plans to acquire Dream Hotel Group’s lifestyle hotel brands, including the Dream Hotels, The Chatwal Hotels and Unscripted Hotels brands, for...

DHS to issue more than 60,000 additional H-2B visas

THE U.S. DEPARTMENT of Homeland Security will make available more than 64,000 additional H-2B temporary nonagricultural worker visas for fiscal year 2023. The extra...
CBRE Hotel Research

Article: Controlling U.S. Hotel Utility Costs

ANNUAL CHANGES IN U.S. hotel utility costs and in the Consumer Price Index, or inflation, have historically proven to be strongly correlated. As of...
HOLIDAY TRAVELERS SURVEY

Survey: Hotels are top lodging choice for holiday travelers

HOTELS ARE THE top lodging choice for holiday travelers who are certain to take trips in the next three months, according to a survey...

NewcrestImage acquires 45 hotels in 11 states

DALLAS-BASED NEWCRESTIMAGE recently acquired of 45 hotels with around 3,300 rooms in 11 states in the U.S., a statement said. The properties include 35...