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AH&LA SmartBrief

News for hotel and lodging professionals

AH&LA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Hotel & Lodging Association

IHG reports 7% increase in Q3 revenue per available room

10/22/2014

  • Bloomberg

InterContinental Hotels Group said global revenue per available room was up 7% in the third quarter, surpassing analysts' estimates. InterContinental reported the best quarterly performance at its U.S… Read More

ASTA SmartBrief

News for travel agents

ASTA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American Society of Travel Agents

Golfers can tee off after a helicopter ride in New Zealand

10/22/2014

  • TravelAge West

Lake Wakatipu

Luxury travelers with an affinity for golf may enjoy teeing off in Queenstown, New Zealand, where they can view the Southern Alps and Lake Wakatipu from 4,500 feet up. The Cecil Peak hole is only acce… Read More

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

The best stories for business travelers

SmartBrief for The Business Traveler

U.S. airline fares up $2

10/20/2014

  • Reuters
  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

JetBlue Airways raised its domestic fares $2 on Thursday, an increase that was swiftly matched by Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines. The increase is the first … Read More

ISPA SmartBrief

News for professionals in the spa industry

ISPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Spa Association

Pharmacist launches her own skincare line

10/22/2014

  • News Times (Danbury, Conn.)

Compounding pharmacist Janis Kosma-Covey, displeased with the products available to treat her daughter's eczema, created an organic alternative that is free of steroids or additives. Her success led t… Read More

ILHA SmartBrief

Luxury hospitality news

ILHA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Hoteliers Association

Middle East hotels with attention-grabbing design

10/22/2014

  • HotelierMiddleEast.com (United Arab Emirates)

From the 3D installations and bold artwork of Sofitel Dubai Downtown to the traditional, dunes-sequestered feel of the UAE's Royal Pavilion Villas, this list of 10 Middle East hotels with cutting-edge… Read More