Category Archives: Industry News & Reports

Accor and Alibaba tie-up

Main Photo: Gary Rosen, Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, Accor Greater China
and Angel Zhao, President of Fliggy and Senior Vice President of Alibaba Group, signing the Agreement.

Date: November 2019

Location: China

Name: A strategic partnership between Accor and Alibaba to develop joined initiatives to digitise global tourism.

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Accor Launch New Brand – greet Aiming at 300+ Hotels

Main Photo: The greet Hotel at Beaune

Date: September 2019

Location: The brand was soft launched with a test property in Burgundy earlier this year. Sites in Marseille, Lyon, Paris, St-Witz, Rennes, Bourges and St-Germain-en-Laye have been signed, with a target of 300 European Greet hotels by 2030.

Name: greet, the new flexible economy brand from Accor

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As Dorian Moves On, Bahamas Hotels Plan Recovery

Main Photo: Seen from the balcony of a hotel in Freeport, Grand Bahama, Bahamas, on September 2, 2019, strong winds from Hurricane Dorian blow the tops of trees and brush while whisking up water from the surface of a canal that leads to the sea. Ramon Espinosa/AP

Date: September 2019

Location: The Bahamas

Name: Hurricane Dorian

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Wine-Hotels The Growing Trend

Main Photo: Les Sources de Caudalie, set in the grounds of Chateau Smith Haut-Lafitte, Bordeaux

Date: August 2019

Location: Various – 28 – 50 degrees is the latitude, Northern & Southern Hemispheres where wine grows

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