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Marriott announces key leadership changes

There’s been a reshuffle of some of Marriott’s big cheeses. As in executives – not the gouda or camembert types.

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Hotel Wrap: Outrigger’s new agent newsletter, Marriott’s RevPAR plummets + MORE

This week’s Hotel Wrap is a bit like an Allen’s Party Mix, in that it’s got everything from new properties and wellness series, to agent-focused initiatives and some not-so-good quarterly results.

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Marriott suffers data breach involving 5.2 million guests

What started as a headache for Marriott’s boss amid the COVID-19 crisis has turned into a migraine following this unfortunate news.

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Hotel Wrap: Marriott sees signs of China recovery, Crown’s staff support + MORE!

Keen for some uplifting hospitality news? Take the elevator up to this week’s Hotel Wrap.

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Tourism

BUSHFIRES: US lowers travel warning, koalas appear in NYC and Jacinda Ardern boosts tourism

Companies and individuals continue to rally behind Australia in our time of need. Here’s our latest update on what’s being done.

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Marriott to debut more than 30 luxe hotels in 2020

Much like the waistline of Travel Weekly’s editor (thanks to some early office Christmas gifts), Marriott’s presence is set to expand significantly.

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Marriott to “jumpstart” all-inclusive offering with hotel group acquisition

The world’s biggest hotel group is set to get even bigger, thanks to a fresh acquisition.

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Technology

Expedia to handle Marriott’s wholesale rates

In an industry first, Marriott will use Expedia as its exclusive distributor of wholesale rates, availability and content.

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Marriott employee arrested for threatening “mass casualty” shooting at hotel

A Marriott staffer’s planned mass shooting, which he told fellow employees about, has been foiled by local police thanks to the hotel’s general manager.

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Tourism

Flavour of the Week: Branson-owned island’s new GM, fresh cruise BDMs + MORE

This edition of FOTW is filled with appointments of GMs, BDMs, and ECPs, FYI.

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Marriott lifestyle hotels’ growth “disproportionate” compared to classic, says global leader

by Ali Coulton

It looks like the hotel giant’s young and funky fresh brands are the new flavour of the week. And yes, we apologise profusely for using the term “funky fresh”.

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Hotel fined after celebrity tweet exposes illegal charge on bananas

After venting his frustration, tongue-in-cheek via Twitter, an actor has inadvertently exposed a hotel giant of illegally charging GST at one of its properties.

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