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The Comeback of the Travel Agent

How Travel Agents Could Be one of the Driving Forces That Helps Save the Industry The impact of the coronavirus continues to have reverberations th...

The Hotel of the Future

Let’s allow ourselves to look beyond the near-future, beyond COVID-19, to where our industry should be aiming. So what will the next generation of ho...

Embracing technology: evolving trends in the boutique hotel industry

2020 has become the year of reinvention for the hospitality industry, with boutique hotels around the world taking a hard look at their processes and...

The Future of Boutique Hotel Technology

An Interview with Javier Segovia of Lutron Electronics Let’s begin by doing a quick overview of technology for boutique hotels. Can you give a bri...

Designing + Producing Furniture for Boutique Hotels

I have been in the custom hospitality furniture industry for over 20 years. My company, C2C Designs, has manufactured casegoods and seating for a var...

What Food & Beverage Companies Can Do Now

While real recovery may be a few months off, in conversations with clients and industry friends, we hear a dedication to weathering the storm and eme...

F&B: Our New Reality

Jody Pennette is a member of the #BoutiqueStrong Councilcreated by BLLA (Boutique Lifestyle Leaders Association) and StayBoutique™ T...

David Bowd: To Boutique Hoteliers Around the World

Ariela graciously asked me if I would contribute to this new blog and it is my total pleasure – actually it is a bit of a godsend during what has bee...

Boutique Hotels Helping Efforts on Global Pandemic

The ongoing Coronavirus pandemic has dramatically shifted life in the United States and across the world for everyone. With the emergence of an immed...