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Hotel Food & Beverage Trends to Watch in 2018

Food & beverage trends in the hotel industry have remained mostly unchanged for many years. However, recent shifts in consumer habits have caused hotels to re-think their food and beverage programs. Many hoteliers are making a big push to accommodate consumers’ growing appetite for healthier, convenient food choices. As a result, some classic hotel F&B […]

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Choosing the Best Linens for Your Hotel

Hotel managers know how much small details can play a large roll in a customer’s experience. That’s why linens play such an important role in the hotel industry. Bedding and towels can have a major impact on a guest’s impression of your hotel, so it’s worth investing in linens that will make a good impression. […]

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How Hotels Can Book More Corporate Conferences & Events

Conferences and corporate meetings can potentially be significant income streams for hotels. Corporate groups help fill hotel rooms and often take advantage of other hotel amenities. Unlike leisure travelers, corporate groups are typically less concerned with where in the city a hotel is located and more interested in what amenities are available inside the hotel […]

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The Future of the Greek Yogurt Trend

The Greek yogurt market has seen incredible growth in the past few years and doesn’t show any signs of slowing down. People are drawn to Greek yogurt for its unique texture and health benefits. Like traditional yogurt, it is available in a wide variety of flavors as well as plain. The plain version is a […]

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The Benefits of Working with Regional Suppliers

There are many factors to weigh when choosing suppliers for your hospitality business. Pricing and quality products are always a high priority, but what about their geographic location? Partnering with regional suppliers can benefit your business in many ways. In many cases, regional suppliers are able to provide higher quality service and value than their […]

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4 Things to Consider Before Working with a New Supplier

There is a lot to consider when seeking out a new supplier. The right supplier will have more to offer than just competitive pricing. Even small details are a big deal in the hospitality industry, so every supplier, large or small, must be thoroughly vetted to ensure they meet your business’s quality standards. Here are […]

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When Product Substitutions Can be Good for Your Business

Brand consistency is an important factor to success in the hospitality industry.  Customers will continue to return to an establishment if they know they can rely on a consistent experience each time they visit.  Striving for consistency can make many purchasing professionals sticklers for brand loyalty. However, there are times when product substitutions can not […]

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The Changing Role of Technology in Supply Chain Management

Technology has had a huge impact on the way hoteliers and others in the hospitality industry approach supply chain management. Thanks to new innovations in customer data and inventory tracking, purchasing specialists are able to create better systems for procuring their hospitality supplies. A more streamlined supply chain translates into lower operating costs that requires […]

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How the Culture of Convenience is Shaping the Food Industry

In recent years, Millennials have led the charge in the now widely-adopted convenience culture. When it comes to dining, consumers have come to expect on-demand services and flexible delivery options. Restaurants, cafes, and hotels have had to diversify their offerings to maintain their market share. With so many restaurants now offering speedy delivery services, consumers […]

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Reacting to Negative Online Reviews

Social media has made it easier than ever for a customer to share their opinions with the world, which can have a positive impact on your business. The majority of reviews posted online are favorable. Online review sites are a great way to get exposure for your restaurant, hotel, or other business. But what if […]

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