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17/08/2017 13h35

Ghent, Flemish art at its best

Lying at the confluence of the Scheldt and the Lys, the capital of East Flanders is enjoying hotel performances that have improved significantly in recent years. Despite security challenges that...

17/07/2017 11h41

Micro-hospitality: does size always matter?

When it comes to size, today, modern hospitality faces two extreme trends: either over-extending with large facilities featuring pools, restaurants and luxurious amenities, or paring down to the...

05/07/2017 10h16

Tour de France 2017: hospitality performs well in Düsseldorf

Cyclists competing in the 104th edition of the Tour de France have started pedaling. This year, the competition began in Düsseldorf, about 300 kilometers away from the French border. Despite the...

28/06/2017 12h49

Worldwide Hospitality Ranking: which changes in the leading 12 hotel groups?

Global leaders continue to grow, but at varied paces. Chinese actors are becoming increasingly powerful: in the global ranking, Huazhu overtakes Best Western. The analysis with the data.

23/06/2017 11h30

Paris Air Show 2017: Parisian hospitality reaches for the sky

The 52nd edition of the Paris Air Show was held at Paris Le Bourget Exhibition Center from June 19th to 25th. Its latest edition, in 2015, had reached record attendance and average daily rates;...

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

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 in the next edition of the event. 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...