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Understanding Franchise Fees

Steve Rushmore's October 2009 article for Lodging Hospitality

Leading Hotel Brands in a Lagging Economy

While occupancy levels and revenues within the hotel industry have continued to sink through the first half of 2009, several hotel brands have been able to keep their heads above water.

Starwood’s Reinvention: Sheraton and Four Points by Sheraton Hotels

Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ investments in their Sheraton and Four Points brands look to stabilize these hotels during the recession and pay dividends once demand rebounds.

Spiritual Lodging - the Sharia-Compliant Hotel Concept

This article attempts to clearly define the requirements a hotel must meet to be Sharia-compliant, and the differences between this concept and that of ‘dry’ hotels.

Canadian Lodging Outlook February 2009

Brand Conversion: What You Need to Know

A Starwood Product Story: New Brands and New Ideas

Starwood is using its “DNA” to reinvigorate its stable of hotel brands.

Canadian Lodging Outlook April 2008

Branding: What's in a Name?

Branding with History: Historic Hotels Find Ways to Build a Competitive Advantage

Owners and operators of historic hotels have become more creative in their efforts to develop and maintain long-lasting competitive advantages for their properties. Recent operating data shows above-market performance for historic hotels in the U.S.
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