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Hotel Industry Recession

Goodbye, And Good Riddance, To The Hotel Minibar

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 05.02.2014 | Business

Say good-bye to the $10 hotel-room Diet Coke. Hotel minibars are falling out of favor with travelers and hotels. Mini-bar sales dropped a stunning ...

300 Million Viewers Watching on CCTV

Bill Marriott | Posted 09.09.2012 | Business
Bill Marriott

It's not everyday that you're interviewed on TV and 300 million viewers tune in. During my recent trip to Asia, China Central Television (CCTV) interviewed me about Marriott's growth and the global economy.

Hotel Owners, Like Home Owners, Are Falling Into Debt

AP | TRAVIS REED | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MIAMI — Like many home owners, hotels are starting to drown in debt. They have been enticing travelers all year with sweet deals: credits for i...

Tequila And Free Porsche Rental! Desperate Hotels Offer Special Promotions To Lure Guests

latimes.com | Hugo MartíN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In this economy, the hotel industry is coming up with unusual promotions to try to lure guests: Stay a night, get a tattoo or rent a Porsche....