The Nordic countries’ hotel industries outperformed Europe as a whole during the first nine months of 2010, according to a press release from STR Global, the leading provider of market information to the global hotel industry.
The recovery of the … Read more
Scandic is continuing to grow in the Nordic region, adding three new franchise hotels and renewing an existing franchise agreement. Three of the hotels are located in the city of Bergen in Norway and the fourth is in Arvika, Sweden.… Read more
The Europe hotel development pipeline comprises 705 hotels totalling 120,488 rooms, according to the September 2010 STR Global Construction Pipeline Report released this week. The region reported 310 projects in the In Construction phase with 56,582 rooms.
“The European pipeline … Read more
BAHA – the UK’s leading educational organisation for professionals involved in financial management, revenue management and IT within the hospitality industry – is inviting senior hospitality industry practitioners to nominate outstanding young employees – working in Finance, Revenue Management or … Read more
The Board of Directors of SAS AB has appointed Rickard Gustafson as the new President and CEO of SAS (Scandinavian Airlines System). Gustafson is 46 years old and currently the CEO of the insurance company Codan/Trygg-Hansa, according to a press … Read more
Air France-KLM has been confirmed Leader for sustainable development for 2010 and remains in the two Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes, DJSI World and DJSI Europe, for the sixth year running, according to a press release issued by the group.
Since … Read more
d2o, “deadline 2 online,” continues its rollout to Benchmark Hospitality International of d2o’s flagship PMI product, according to a press release from d2o North America. PMI eliminates the stress of daily, weekly, and monthly reporting deadlines by improving delivery of … Read more
Mr. Arild Sjodin joined the Emirates Palace company in August, taking on the position as general manager of hotel operations within the company, according to a press release from the Emirates Palace Company.
Norwegian-born Sjodin (41) returns to the hospitality … Read more
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will launch a pilot project offering à la carte catering on board. Passengers travelling in Economy Class will be able to choose from four dishes on flights from Amsterdam to Bangkok and Taipei, Dubai, Cape Town, … Read more
OSLO, Norway — Expedia® travelers have ranked Oslo’s Thon Hotel Europa among the world’s best hotels on this year’s Expedia Insiders’ Select™ list, according to a press release from the hotel.
The list formally recognises individual hotels worldwide that consistently … Read more