Category: Travel

ORIX Auto to Begin Offering Japanese-style Rental Cars for Inbound Visitors to Japan

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ORIX Auto Corporation (“ORIX Auto”), a subsidiary of ORIX Corporation (“ORIX”), announced today that on May 26, it will begin offering Japanese-style rental cars for inbound visitors at the ORIX Rent a Car location closest to Kansai International Airport. The Japanese-style rental cars will feature, on their exteriors, colorful wrapping that evokes scenes popular …

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Diamond Resorts International® Applauds The Ka‘anapali Beach Club for Raising Funds for the 38th Annual Hawai‘i Visitor Industry Charity Walk

MAUI, Hawaii–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Diamond Resorts International® applauds the hard work of its Ka‘anapali Beach Club team members in raising $10,378 for the annual Visitor Industry Charity Walk on Maui at the War Memorial Soccer Field. Proceeds from the statewide Charity Walk benefited several local charities, including Maui Food Bank, Maui Youth and Family Services and Special …

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Go Rio San Antonio Wins Historic River Barge City Contract

SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#SupportSALocalGoRio–Go Rio San Antonio River Cruises, a newly formed joint venture company, announced today that they have been awarded a 10-year, $100 million city contract for the operation of the river barges and concessions on the San Antonio River Walk. The San Antonio River Walk is nationally and internationally recognized as one of …

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ILG, Inc. Hosts Investor Day Today in New York City

Outlines Strategy and Expectations for Strong, Profitable Growth through 2020 Reaffirms 2017 Guidance and Introduces 2020 Targets MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ILG, Inc. (Nasdaq: ILG) today reaffirms its 2017 guidance in conjunction with its 2017 Investor Day meeting today in New York City. During the meeting, ILG’s senior management team addressed the Company’s strategic focus and capital allocation …

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4D Interactive Action Ride JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis Opens at Six Flags Over Georgia for Start of Summer Season

Media Kit with Hi-Res Broll and Images: https://sixflags.box.com/v/JLAOpeningMay2017 Only ride of its kind in the Southeast Voted one of the most anticipated theme park rides for 2017 Indoor, interactive, action thrill ride with 4D effects for the entire family to experience together Features iconic DC Comics Super Heroes and Super Villains AUSTELL, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#JusticeLeague—Six Flags …

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Marshall Hotels & Resorts Opens 162-Room Grand River Hotel, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, in Grand Rapids, Mich.

SALISBURY, Md. & GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Marshall Hotels & Resorts, a leading hotel management and services company that operates properties nationwide, today announced that the company has opened the 162-room Grand River Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, in Grand Rapids, Mich. “Grand Rapids’ first Ascend Hotel Collection Member, the Grand River Hotel is designed …

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Hilton Opens the First-Ever Tru by Hilton – Its 5,000th Property

Tru by Hilton is re-energizing the midscale hotel market with the fastest growing pipeline in the history of the hospitality industry OKLAHOMA CITY & MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today celebrated the grand opening of the first-ever Tru by Hilton – the company’s 5,000th hotel – at Tru by Hilton Oklahoma City Airport. With more …

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Total Hospitality Retail IT Market Report – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Total Retail IT Market” report to their offering. This particular report looks at the overall Hospitality Hardware Market Worldwide. Who are the real leaders? What are the real rankings? Who are the leaders in the Hospitality Hardware market? Which vendors are leading in sales, innovation, …

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Absolutely: Acquisition and Integration of MayDH Limited

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Absolutely (the ‘Company’ or the ‘Group’), one of the UK’s longest established courier companies, is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of MayDH Limited (‘MayDH’), which is integrating well into the Group. The acquisition includes the international courier, freight, UK overnight and same-day operations of the business. This transaction follows the Company’s two acquisitions …

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Online Hyperlocal Services Market – Trends and Forecasts by Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Research–Technavio’s latest report on the global online hyperlocal services market provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2017-2021. Technavio defines an emerging trend as a factor that has the potential to significantly impact the market and contribute to its growth or decline. Poonam Saini, a lead …

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Camping World Announces Pricing of Offering of Class A Common Stock

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Camping World Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CWH) (“Camping World” or the “Company”) announced today the pricing of the previously announced offering of shares of its Class A common stock (the “Class A Common Stock”) at a public offering price of $27.75 per share, which includes 4,000,000 shares of Class A Common Stock offered by Camping …

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Cost-Focused Travel Programs May Lead to Increased Traveler Friction

Report Reveals Corporate Travel Policies Can Sway Employee Retention ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC), the premier driver of intelligence and commerce in the air travel industry, today released results of a detailed report concerning frequent business travel and traveler friction, or the wear and tear caused by business travel. The report, “The Hidden Expenses …

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Chase Announces Continued Hyatt Co-Brand Card Program

Companies Agree to Multi-Year Extension of Hyatt Credit Card WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Chase Card Services, the leading co-brand credit card issuer in the United States, announced that an affiliate of Hyatt Hotels Corporation signed a multi-year extension to the co-branded Hyatt Credit Card program. Additionally, Hyatt’s leading loyalty program, World of Hyatt, will continue as …

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New Chapter for Sunset Tower Hotel

Jeff Klein and Len Blavatnik’s Access Industries partner on Iconic Hollywood Tower Partners committed to investing in property and continuing to deliver a world-class ultra-luxury experience LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–After intense speculation, Jeff Klein is proud to announce that Access Industries is the new partner in his legendary Sunset Tower Hotel. Under their newfound partnership, Access and …

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Tourico Holidays Data Shows Strong U.S. Hotel Market

U.S. Inbound Hotel Bookings Increase in 2016 and Trending Even Higher in 2017 ORLANDO, Fla. & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tourico Holidays, the world’s fastest growing wholesale travel brokerage company, today shared encouraging data for the United States hotel industry, revealing an 8 percent overall increase in U.S. hotel bookings in 2016, compared to the prior year …

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Hyatt Regency Redefines Airport Hotel Culinary Experience with New Restaurants

New Culinary Offerings at Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport, unity la™ restaurant, market and bar, Offer the Best Dishes from LA’s Diverse Neighborhoods LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#hyattregencyLA–Inspired by the diversity that comprises Los Angeles cuisine, Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), which is managed by Dallas-based Prism Hotels and Resorts, introduces three new and …

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Brand New Room Has Arrived to Breakout Games – St. Louis

ST. LOUIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Now open in the St. Louis area: Island Escape, Breakout Games’ newest escape adventure. Breakout is full of life-sized games involving a race to break out of a locked room in under 60 minutes. The key to solving each mystery is using teamwork to follow a series of codes, puzzles and clues. Island …

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Extended Stay America, Inc. and ESH Hospitality, Inc. Announce Election of New Board Members

CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Extended Stay America, Inc. and ESH Hospitality, Inc., (NYSE:STAY) (together, the “Company”), today announced that at the companies’ respective annual meetings last week the election of Thomas F. O’Toole to Extended Stay America’s Board of Directors, and Kapila K. Anand, Neil T. Brown and Steven E. Kent to ESH Hospitality, Inc.’s Board of …

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