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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22 Jun, 2017, 09:05 ET Shift4 Showcasing "Vacation Tech" for Hospitality at HITEC

HITEC Booth #1001 to demo solution hoteliers' use to take a vacation – from payment problems (HITEC Booth #1001) – Payment services and...


22 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Barceló Maya Grand Resort anuncia a realização de sua Terceira Edição do bem sucedido Barceló Gourmet Festival

De 8 a 15 de setembro, o Barceló Maya Grand Resort fará uma homenagem à gastronomia mexicana com a presença de chefs internacionais, na terceira...


22 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. Announces Completion of Short-Form Merger and Delisting from The NASDAQ Capital Market

Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. (Nasdaq: EGT) (the "Company") today announced that Melco International Development Limited (HKG: 0200) ("Melco"),...


22 Jun, 2017, 09:00 ET Allianz Travel Insurance Vacation Confidence Index Reveals Many Americans Wary Of Self-Driving Cars

If the 'future were now,' travelers would feel safer on a rocket to space than being a passenger in a self-driving or autonomous vehicle, according...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:40 ET Escape the Heat and Crowds in Morro Bay, CA and Turn Your 4th of July Celebration Into 5 Days of Fun

Beat the heat and city traffic and head to Morro Bay this 4th of July for five days of patriotic fun. Guests are welcomed with miles of pristine...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:30 ET The Ritz-Carlton Takes To The Sea - First Luxury Hotel Brand To Offer Bespoke Yacht Experiences

Setting Sail in 2019, Custom-Built Luxury Yachts to Bring the Iconic Ritz-Carlton Service and Style to Unique and Distinguished Destinations Around...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:05 ET CreditCards.com Best Hotel Credit Cards: Summer 2017

The best hotel credit card is the Starwood Preferred Guest credit card, according to CreditCards.com. Judges praised it for its generously priced...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:04 ET The Planet D Named One of the World's Top 10 Travel Influencers by Forbes

Forbes brought together the biggest names in travel to compile their first top 10 influencers in travel list. Dave Bouskill and Debra...


22 Jun, 2017, 08:00 ET Cinnamon Toast Crunch Opens Cereal Drive-Thru In Grand Canyon, AZ This Weekend

This summer, Cinnamon Toast Crunch is celebrating family road trips by highlighting the crazy, fun ways that families break the monotony of long...


22 Jun, 2017, 07:55 ET As 'Glamping' Grows in Popularity, Loon Lake Lodge Adds More Yurts

Adventure travelers today are looking for new ways to escape on vacation to recharge, unwind, decompress and focus on family, fun and good friends....


22 Jun, 2017, 07:41 ET SHR and protel hotelsoftware Announce First-Ever CRS/PMS Whisper Technology Alliance

Sceptre Hospitality Resources, SHR, a leading provider of advanced distribution technology and creator of the best-in-class central reservations...


22 Jun, 2017, 07:22 ET hospitalityPulse Offers a "Sneak Peek" of pulseBooker During HITEC 2017

Attendees at this year's HITEC in Toronto, Canada will be introduced to the latest inspiring innovations from hospitalityPulse™, a leading provider...


22 Jun, 2017, 07:08 ET Boeing Displays MAX Momentum at Record Paris Air Show

Boeing (NYSE: BA) strengthened its market position with important announcements and multi-billion dollar orders and commitments for commercial...


22 Jun, 2017, 07:00 ET Beth S. Perlman Named Chief Information Officer For Live! Casino & Hotel

Live! Casino & Hotel today announced that BETH PERLMAN has joined the team in the key leadership position of CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER...


22 Jun, 2017, 07:00 ET Tropicana Las Vegas Raises $40,000 For Three Square Food Bank During 'Summer Cookout Featuring Robert Irvine & Friends' Event

On Friday evening, Tropicana Las Vegas celebrated the kick-off of the 11th annual Las Vegas Restaurant Week with its 'Summer Cookout featuring...


22 Jun, 2017, 06:58 ET Summit Hotel Properties Completes $163 Million, 5-Hotel Portfolio Acquisition

Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE: INN) ("Summit") today announced the completion of the 812-guestroom, 5-hotel portfolio acquisition from Xenia...


22 Jun, 2017, 06:55 ET Xenia Hotels & Resorts Completes $163 Million, 5-Hotel Portfolio Sale to Summit Hotel Properties

Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: XHR) ("Xenia") today announced the completion of the 5-hotel, 812-guestroom portfolio sale to an affiliate...


22 Jun, 2017, 06:45 ET IGT Awarded Seven-Year Contract With The West Virginia Lottery To Provide Lottery System, Terminals, Communications Network, And Ongoing Services

International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) announced that its subsidiary, IGT Global Solutions Corporation (with International Game Technology...


22 Jun, 2017, 05:20 ET Boeing, Ruili Airlines Announce Commitment for 20 737 MAXs

Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Ruili Airlines today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for 20 737 MAX airplanes at the 2017 Paris Air...


22 Jun, 2017, 03:50 ET Boeing, AerCap Announce Order for 15 737 MAX 10s

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and AerCap announced an order for 15 737 MAX 10s at the 2017 Paris Air Show. Under the agreement, AerCap will convert 15 of its...


22 Jun, 2017, 03:45 ET Boeing, Tassili Airlines Announce Order for Three Next-Generation 737-800s

Boeing (NYSE:BA) and Tassili Airlines today announced an order for three Next-Generation 737-800 airplanes, valued at over $294 million at list...


22 Jun, 2017, 03:29 ET Boeing Signs Commitment with Unidentified Customer for 125 737 MAX 8 Airplanes

Boeing [NYSE: BA] has signed an agreement with an unidentified major airline customer for 125 737 MAX 8 airplanes, valued at more than $14 billion...


22 Jun, 2017, 03:00 ET Diageo Global Travel: Marc McArthur zieht auf Gewinnkurs in die globale Endrunde des weltweit größten Barmixerwettbewerbs ein

Das globale Finale des weltweit größten Barmixerwettbewerbs steht unmittelbar bevor und letzte Nacht hat Marc McArthur der Norwegian Cruise Line...


22 Jun, 2017, 03:00 ET Marc McArthur llega a la final mundial del mayor concurso de barman

- Diageo Global Travel: Marc McArthur llega a la final mundial del concurso de barman más grande del mundo La final mundial del concurso de...


22 Jun, 2017, 03:00 ET Diageo Global Travel : Marc McArthur file vers la finale mondiale du plus grand concours de barmans au monde

La finale mondiale du plus grand concours de barmans au monde s'approche rapidement et hier soir, lors du prestigieux évènement de la demi-finale...