IHG Direct Bookings Tech Play and 11 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

skift.com - Hotels · 17 Nov

This week in hospitality, IHG is taking a tougher approach with online agencies by using new technologies to gain traction for its mobile app and web

Club Med Will Expand into New Market With First South Africa Resort

skift.com - Hotels · 31 May

Club Med has finally committed to long-overdue expansion into sub-Saharan Africa. It's good news for South Africa's tourism prospects and introduces

Goldman Is in Talks to Buy B&B Hotels for $2.2 Billion

skift.com - Hotels · 20 May

PAI Partners has been attempting to offload the budget hotel brand for some time, having bought the French hotelier in 2016.

Nikki Beach to Diversify Beyond Club-Style Resorts Into Wellness

skift.com - Hotels · 13 Aug

But don't worry: The clubs aren't going anywhere.

Club Med Parent Fosun Mulls Acquisitions in North America
Club Med Parent Fosun Mulls Acquisitions in North America

skift.com - Hotels · 19 May

Another Chinese conglomerate, this one with insurance, pharmaceutical, and tourism holdings, is looking to expand globally through acquisitions. Give

New Private Member Clubs Take On Soho House to Redefine Hospitality

skift.com - Hotels · 27 Mar

The private members club concept is not at all new, but the hospitality model is certainly undergoing a transformation of sorts. Much of that evoluti

Members-Only Soho Club Is Mulling an IPO

skift.com - Hotels · 5 Feb

Everyone knows Groucho Marx’s old gag about refusing to belong to any club that would have him as a member. Here’s a 21st-century twist: An exclusive