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 EXPERT SPEAK
The ‘THREE MANTRAS’ to be a Successful Hotelier - Vikram Kamat Executive Director, Kamat Hotels (India) Ltd
Every hotelier has the same set of thoughts and worries at the back of his mind. How do I stay on top? How do I continue to be a successful hotelier? How can I fight the ever growing competition? How to rise above the neighbouring hotelier, who spends a lot of money on his hotel? In such a scenario, holding on to your existing customers becomes the real challenge and you, as an hotelier, find yourself in a piquant situation. What should you do then? What should be your move?
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 INTERVIEW
‘RezNext is the world’s first true provider of real-time distribution technology’ - Mike Kistner, Chief Executive Officer, RezNext
With close to three decades of experience in the hospitality industry, Mike Kistner joined the RezNext team as Chief Executive Officer to lay emphasis on the group’s strong focus on the hotel distribution business. He explains to Hospitality Biz how RezNext offers hoteliers the opportunity to tap into the growing online travel market by adopting a powerful distribution strategy
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 HOTEL DESIGN

Great Mount Resort Coco Lagoon: Tranquility Redefined
Located in the agrarian town of Pollachi, Great Mount Resort Coco Lagoon boasts of a seven-acre property and an Ayurvedic wellness centre, making it a perfect getaway for travellers looking to unwind and experience a relaxing holiday. Hospitality Biz narrates her experience at the Resort.
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 INTERVIEW
‘India is a land of opportunities for Alila’ - Frederic F Simon, Managing Director, Alila Hotels and Resorts
Frederic F Simon, Managing Director, Alila Hotels and Resorts speaks with Hospitality Biz about the company’s plans for India and highlights the finer points in growing the brand and service standards of Alila
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This Week's Top Headlines
 
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Accor Ambassador Korea, a joint venture between French hotel giant Accor and Korea-based hotel management company Ambassador, announced a significant partnership with Seobu T&D Co., Ltd. ...read more>>
 
Choice Hotels India plans to bring in Cambria Suites, an upscale five-star brand of Choice Hotels according to a report in The Hindu. ...read more>>
 
The Oberoi, Dubai, the five-star luxury hotel in Business Bay, has opened a rooftop bar, Iris Dubai, on the 27th floor of the hotel. The bar complements The Oberoi, Dubai’s restaurants and bars, including The Lobby Bar, which is open from 5pm every evening; the contemporary ...read more>>
 
The globally-renowned Maccioni Restaurant Group has announced the launch of Le Cirque Signature at The Leela Mumbai. This is the first ever signature restaurant and second Asian outpost of the restaurant that is said to strengthen the exclusive collaboration between Sirio Maccioni, Founder of the acclaimed New York-based restaurant group and Capt C P Krishnan Nair, ...read more>>
 
After gaining access in the Indian market, the Californian Walnut Commission—the Californian government agency involved in the research and export market development of Californian walnuts—recently organised its first-ever trade seminar in New Delhi with the ...read more>>
 
Travel Operators For Tigers (TOFT) recently released second edition of ‘Good Wildlife Travel Guide’ a guide and reference book with comprehensive information on best tiger habitats in India, ...read more>>
 
UK based Getabed.co.uk, an award winning independent B2B bed bank, has integrated with eRevMax, provider of hotel online distribution solutions, to further expand connectivity options available to its fast growing portfolio of hotel partners. Accommodation providers ...read more>>
 
Domestic carrier, IndiGo, has tied-up with Expedia Affiliate Network ( EAN), which will enable its customers book their hotels across the country and overseas through the carrier's website with ease stated a report in Economic Times. ...read more>>
 
Lawyers of McDonald’s yesterday told the Company Law Board (CLB) that the company could seek a reference for arbitration, as the law in question did not prohibit this even if an appeal regarding the matter was pending in a different court. CLB will hear the matter ...read more>>
 
STen years after Metro Cash & Carry opened its first two wholesale distribution centres in Bengaluru, the Company opened its third wholesale outlet in the city, on December 12, 2013. ...read more>>
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