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19/06/2017 09h43

Open Homes, Community Tourism Program: AirBnB's charm offensive?

Increasingly condemned by local legislation and hotel operators, AirBnB multiplies the initiatives aimed at restoring its image. It recently launched a platform to help house refugees, as well as an...

08/06/2017 13h12

Olivier Jacquin, Mangalis Hotel Group: "The Modernity that Africa needs"

Created 2012, the Mangalis Hotel Group has so far expanded three brands in numerous African countries, and its development won't stop there. Its CEO, Olivier Jacquin, has answered Hospitality ON's...

12/06/2017 12h48

Artists: modern influencers of hospitality

Hoteliers who want non-conformity, originality and customization are increasingly working with artists, who are most likely to embody these values. A look at a few concepts that could shape the...

09/06/2017 19h24

Olympics in Paris: will the expected tourism benefits really be met?

Tags : Paris Tourism

It has yet to be confirmed, but the decision for the double-billing for the Olympics & Paralympics in 2024 and 2028 means that Paris is very likely to host the Olympic flame. This should rally the...

07/06/2017 10h57

Brexit, terrorist attacks, elections ? British hospitality remains unshaken

With the latest general election, repeated terrorist attacks and the Brexit issue, the United Kingdom's political and economic context may seem quite unfavorable for tourism and the hospitality...

01/06/2017 17h23

These (ex-)athletes running after French hospitality

Team spirit, competition, a taste for prestige... Do you need to be an athlete to make a difference in French upscale hospitality? In any case, there are numerous examples of people taking off their...

23/05/2017 15h06

Tesla chargers: a standard for the future of hospitality?

The five-star boutique hotel Le Vallon de Valrugues has recently provided its eco-friendly guests with Tesla charging stations. A green initiative leading to the investigation into hoteliers'...

05/05/2017 07h00

When you want to create you must not position yourself with respect to today’s customer

Paul Dubrule, co-founder of the AccorHotels group, came to share his vision of the hospitality industry and its recommendations with the sector’s future entrepreneurs at the closing ceremony of the...

18/04/2017 08h55

GLF 2017: emerging hospitality concepts and new business models, a major issue at stake

During the 21st edition of the Global Lodging Forum, five professionals presented new hospitality concepts. Learn more about questions raised as well as their related concerns.

14/04/2017 11h27

Why New China is changing the way global hospitality works, by Zhang Shangzhi and David Baverez

Zhang Shangzhi, from the China Lodging Group board, and David Baverez, a French business angel and editorialist settled in Hong Kong, shared their perspectives about China and its future influence on...

14/04/2017 08h24

Why are these new investors interested in hospitality?

Investment in the hotel sector was at the core of discussion at the last Global Lodging Forum. On this occasion, four professionals presented the particularities and challenges of this operation....

13/04/2017 08h24

Global Lodging Forum 2017: Can the classic franchise model continue to work in the current context?

A round table on the franchise model in the hotel sector was held during the Global Lodging Forum last April 10 at the Pullman in Paris. A look at key ideas shared by participants.

12/04/2017 10h33

Revenue Management: fatal weapon or protection for rates?

Four professionals shared their opinion of the Revenue Management application within a hotel group with participants in the Global Lodging Forum. Discover a few key points that were developed during...

12/04/2017 08h57

Global Lodging Forum 2017: Deciphering hotel investment in Africa

At the Global Lodging Forum held April 10 and 11 at the Pullman in Paris, a round table was held based on the theme of hotel development on the African continent. Philippe Baretaud, Director...

11/04/2017 14h19

What tricks to attract Chinese customers in hotels?

As the Chinese tourism market continues to grow, some hotels are trying to stand out with a customized offer. Quality of service as well as consideration for the Chinese culture’s characteristics are...

20/03/2017 15h03

2017 Ranking: what has changed in the European Hotel groups’ Top10

This year, several changes have upset the hierarchy of hotel groups in Europe: Marriott International surpasses Best Western to become number 3; Carlson Rezidor and NH Hotel group move ahead of...

15/03/2017 11h01

In what way does European support contribute to Holland’s hospitality dynamism?

Yesterday, legislative elections in Holland resulted in the defeat of the far-right (PVV). A look at the importance of foreign, and especially European, clientele in Holland’s hospitality sector.

15/03/2017 08h48

Philippe Bijaoui, Chief Development EMEA - Eurasia, Wyndham Hotels Group

Philippe Bijaoui joined Wyndham Hotels Group in 2016, as development manager EMEA for Europe, Middle East, Eurasia and Africa. He is in charge of developing the group’s 18 brands in its current 77...