Travel Industry This category contains releases covering all aspects of the travel sector, with a focus on industry news including market research reports, events such as industry conferences and award ceremonies, operating statistics, new partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions, and quarterly financial reports. Also included are announcements regarding revised fare and rate structures, franchise expansions, new routes and new location openings, company structure changes and contracts, and board appointments.

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02:00 ET 360-degree Virtual Reality Videos Promote Travel to Tokyo & Okayama, Japan

Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau, affiliated with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, has released 360-degree virtual reality videos via the...


Aug 21, 2017, 21:05 ET Pour la première fois au Japon, « THE FARM CAMP Villa » va présenter des installations de « glamping » sur deux niveaux selon un concept exclusif de Moët & Chandon

- Tirez le maximum de votre voyage au Japon avec le glamping dans un camping de style hôtel dont on parle beaucoup et dont vous pourrez apprécier...


Aug 21, 2017, 20:20 ET It's a "Total Eclipse of the Heart" as DNCE and Bonnie Tyler Celebrate Rare Celestial Moment on Royal Caribbean

Today the only place on Earth to see Bonnie Tyler and DNCE perform "Total Eclipse of the Heart" during the Great American Eclipse – a total solar...


Aug 21, 2017, 19:09 ET Airport Stands Equipment - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023)

According to Stratistics MRC, the Global Airport Stands Equipment market is estimated at $911.69 million in 2016 and is expected to reach $1571.41...


Aug 21, 2017, 16:01 ET Wyndham Worldwide Announces Spin-Off Hotel Company Executive Leadership Team

Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) today announced executive leadership appointments for the new, publicly traded pure-play hotel company to be created...


Aug 21, 2017, 14:45 ET Wolfgang Puck To Launch New, Reimagined Spago At Bellagio Resort & Casino In Las Vegas

Wolfgang Puck's legendary flagship restaurant Spago, recognized for igniting Las Vegas's dining scene into a culinary epicenter, will open its...


Aug 21, 2017, 14:15 ET Global Recreational Vehicles Strategic Business Report 2015-2017 & 2022: End of Mass Tourism & Search for Alternative Sustainable Tourism Bodes Well for RV Tourism

The "Recreational Vehicles - Global Strategic Business Report" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The report provides...


Aug 21, 2017, 12:40 ET National Association of Sports Commission launches Sport Tourism Learning Institute for increased industry education

The National Association for Sports Commissions (NASC) announced today a new educational initiative called the Sport Tourism Learning Institute...


Aug 21, 2017, 11:39 ET Marriott International's Music-Driven Aloft Hotels Support Emerging Musicians With The Kick-Off Of The 2017 Live At Aloft Hotels Tour Featuring Artists MAX, ZZ Ward, And Drake White

Music-lovers will once again be able to come together and enjoy stripped-down performances from the next big acts in music as Aloft Hotels...


Aug 21, 2017, 11:30 ET Global Mobility Technology Leaders Equus Software and Living Abroad Join Forces to Improve the Assignment Experience for Mobile Employees

Equus Software, a leader in global mobility solutions, today announced their partnership with Living Abroad, the world's top provider of...


Aug 21, 2017, 11:00 ET Olshan Properties Unveils Sophistication Redefined at Newly Reimagined Hilton Columbus at Easton

Olshan Properties, one of the country's leading private owners, developers, and managers of commercial real estate today proudly announced the...


Aug 21, 2017, 10:16 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $225,000 Won in Chester County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket for the Friday, August 18, drawing was sold at Honey Brook Express, 2500 Conestoga Ave., Honey...


Aug 21, 2017, 10:00 ET Powerball Rolls to $650 Million; Big Winners Sold Across PA

The Powerball® jackpot has rolled to a $650 million annuity value for Wednesday, August 23, the game's second-largest jackpot on record. Before...


Aug 21, 2017, 09:30 ET XL Catlin looks to help US aviation businesses take safety efforts to new heights with SOAR program

To help their aviation clients heighten safety protocols and enhance risk management plans, XL Catlin has introduced its new Safety Optimization...


Aug 21, 2017, 09:18 ET Provista And Foxwoods Resort Casino Extend Strategic Partnership

Provista, a proven leader in the supply chain industry, with over $100 Billion in purchasing power, today announced an extended partnership with...


Aug 21, 2017, 09:05 ET Celebrate California Wine Month in September

September marks the 13th annual California Wine Month, and it's the perfect time to experience the annual harvest season. Wine enthusiasts can...


Aug 21, 2017, 09:03 ET Yatra Launches Indian Travel Industry's First Android 'Smart Watch Wear App'

Yatra Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: YTRA, OTCQX: YTROF), India's leading online travel company, has launched a first for the Indian travel industry - a...


Aug 21, 2017, 08:55 ET Cambria Hotels Breaks Ground in Mount Pleasant, S.C.

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel companies, along with developers SpringBridge Development, LLC and...


Aug 21, 2017, 08:40 ET Meet Eric Peterson- CEO of America's Fastest Growing Travel Company

The Air Travel Group, America's fastest growing privately held travel company, has been on quite the run as of late. Eric Peterson is The Air...


Aug 21, 2017, 08:00 ET Ashford Prime Completes Refinancing of the Bardessono Hotel & Spa

Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. (NYSE: AHP) ("Ashford Prime" or the "Company") announced today that it has successfully refinanced the mortgage...


Aug 21, 2017, 07:11 ET Leading Boat Rental Community, Boatsetter, Acquires Former Competitor, Boatbound

Leading online boat rental community, Boatsetter, today announced the acquisition of fellow boat sharing marketplace, Boatbound. The move further...


Aug 21, 2017, 07:00 ET Disrupting Travel Disruptions And Helping Stranded Passengers

New flight cancellation solution from Switchfly helps airlines assist stranded passengers in need of re-accommodation Despite many advances...


Aug 20, 2017, 19:53 ET Crystal River Cruises Christens Crystal Bach In Germany

Crystal River Cruises, the World's Most Luxurious River Cruise Line™, christened Crystal Bach, the first of its four new build "Rhine Class"...


Aug 20, 2017, 11:00 ET More Access to Africa on Delta with New York-JFK Nonstop Service to Lagos

Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) is offering customers a new way to reach Lagos, Nigeria, beginning March 24, 2018, via new service from the airline's...


Aug 20, 2017, 03:00 ET Visit Seattle Sets Sail in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Once around the world was not enough. The 70-foot racing yacht Visit Seattle -namesake of Seattle's official destination marketing organization and...