Category: Travel

Omni Parker House Announces ‘Win Your Wedding’ Sweepstakes

Couples Can Win up to $25,000 on the Wedding of their Dreams BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Omni Parker House is saying “I do” to making dreams come true for two lucky couples with its special “Win Your Wedding” sweepstakes. Couples who host their wedding event at the iconic downtown Boston hotel between Jan. 1, 2017 and March …

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Hyatt Regency Brand Celebrates 50th Anniversary with a New Film Rooted in the Power of Understanding

The Hyatt Regency brand teams up with spoken word artist Tarriona “Tank” Ball to debut a film inspired by the brand’s rich history of fostering connections CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#WorldofUnderstanding–Today, the Hyatt Regency brand celebrates its 50th anniversary with the launch of a new film titled, “Come Together.” The film celebrates bringing groups together to build community …

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Starts “Ikebana” Flower Arrangement Workshops

Instructed by Artist Hiroki Maeno for Overseas Guests TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#art—Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo, one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, starts special 45 minute classes to teach overseas guests about “Ikebana” flower arrangement which will be held on every other Thursday beginning from August in a private room for JPY3,000 per …

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Bellefield Development Partners/The Shaner Hotel Group Joint Venture Awarded Marriott International Franchise Agreement for the First Hotel at Bellefield, Hyde Park, N.Y.

Franchise agreement will bring needed luxury accommodations to Dutchess County HYDE PARK, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A joint venture comprised of Bellefield Development Partners, an affiliate of T-Rex Capital Group LLC, and its partner, The Shaner Hotel Group, one of the hospitality industry’s leading owner–operators of full– and select–service hotels, today announced that it has been awarded a …

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Airlines for America Projects U.S. Airlines to Carry 16.1 Million Passengers over Labor Day Travel Period

Airlines report significant improvements in baggage handling, involuntarily denied boardings during first half of 2017 WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–View the presentation and infographic. Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today projected 16.1 million passengers will fly worldwide in scheduled service on U.S. airlines over the Labor Day travel period, up …

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Flexsteel Reports Fiscal Year Results

DUBUQUE, Iowa–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Flexsteel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLXS) today reported fourth quarter and fiscal year financial results. Fiscal Year End Financial Highlights: Net sales were $469 million, a decrease of 6.3% from the prior year record of $500 million. Net income was $23.8 million, compared to record $24.2 million in the prior fiscal year. “Fiscal year 2017 …

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GA Telesis Appoints Dave Dicken as Vice President of Airframe Solutions Group

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Airbus–GA Telesis, LLC (“GAT”) announces the appointment of Dave Dicken as Vice President of its Airframe Solutions Group (“ASG”). ASG is the 2nd largest operating unit within the company’s Component Solutions Group (“CSG”) and has oversight of all global airframe component offerings. Dave, who previously served as GAT’s Director of Strategic Sourcing, …

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Millenia Announces Groundbreaking of 131,800 Sq. Ft. Millenia Commons Lifestyle Center by Sudberry Properties And 135-Room Hotel by Ayres Hotels

Millenia is the multi-billion-dollar future city center of South San Diego County CHULA VISTA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sudberry Properties and Ayres Hotels broke ground today on Millenia Commons, a 131,800-square-foot lifestyle destination center and a 135-guestroom boutique hotel, respectively. Both projects are located along Millenia Avenue, south of Birch Road at the gateway to Millenia. They will …

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Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District Now Open

The 333-Room, Full-Service Hotel, A Major Anchor of Omaha’s New Capitol District OMAHA, Neb.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Marcus® Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), and Marriott Hotels announced today the official opening of the Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District in Omaha, Neb. The 333-room, 12-story hotel is the first new full-service …

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Qatar Theme Park Market Outlook to 2021 – Development of Theme Park Resorts and Edutainment Centers to Foster Growth – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Qatar Theme Park Market Outlook to 2021 – Development of Theme Park Resorts and Edutainment Centers to Foster Growth” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering. Qatar Theme Park Market Outlook to 2021 – Development of Theme Park Resorts and Edutainment Centers to Foster Growth provides a comprehensive analysis of various …

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The Marcus Corporation to Participate in 6th Annual Intellisight Investor Conference August 22

MILWAUKEE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS) today announced that Douglas A. Neis, chief financial officer, will participate in the 6th Annual Intellisight Investor Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 12:45 p.m. ET/11:45 a.m. CT. Interested parties can listen to a live audio webcast of The Marcus Corporation’s presentation by accessing the …

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ARC Data Shows Air Ticket Sales Increased Four Percent Last Month

Average Roundtrip Ticket Price Down Three Percent Compared to July 2016 ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC), the premier driver of air travel intelligence and commerce in the travel industry, reported today that the average U.S. roundtrip ticket price* for July 2017 was $473, down from $503 in June. Average ticket prices are down 3.2 …

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Foxwoods Resort Casino Reports July 2017 Slot Revenue

MASHANTUCKET, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#25YearsProud–Foxwoods® Resort Casino has reported slot revenue of $42.6 million for the month of July 2017. This figure is down 3.5 percent compared to $44.2 million in July of 2016. Handle for the month was $572.5 million, up 1.6 percent from the $563.3 million wagered in the same month in 2016. Foxwoods’ contribution to …

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BTI Partners Receives Top Honors for Orlando Hospitality Project

The Grove Resort & Spa Orlando is Named Orlando’s Top Hospitality Project by the Orlando Business Journal ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CondoHotel–Recently, BTI Partners was honored in the Orlando Business Journal’s 2017 Structures Awards in the Top Hospitality Project category for The Grove Resort & Spa Orlando. The newest and largest vacation home destination in Central Florida, …

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The Napa Valley Wine Train Expands Quattro Vino Tour to Three New Journeys

NAPA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Napa Valley Wine Train, echoing the glory days of train travel, has announced the expansion of its Quattro Vino tour and tasting program, which now includes three new offerings – the Legacy, Estate, and Collective journeys. Each of these immersions into the Napa Valley aboard the beautifully renovated 1915-vintage Pullman railcars offers …

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Middle East Theme Park Market Outlook to 2021 – Increasing Number of Foreign Visitors and New Theme Parks in Pipeline to Foster Future Growth – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Middle East Theme Park Market Outlook to 2021 – Increasing Number of Foreign Visitors and New Theme Parks in Pipeline to Foster Future Growth” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering. East Theme Park Market Outlook to 2021 – Increasing Number of Foreign Visitors and New Theme Parks in Pipeline to …

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Madame Tussauds Launches Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Wax Figures in Nashville at Sold out Soul2Soul Concert

NASHVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Madame Tussauds, the world-renowned wax attraction, opened its latest location in Nashville in April, but they officially revealed their new Tim McGraw and Faith Hill wax figures at Bridgestone Arena August 5th prior to the sold-out Soul2Soul show. Broll from the reveal is available via Dropbox. To capture every detail, McGraw and Hill …

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