Radisson Hotel Group has announced its Radisson Hotels Safety Protocol, a new program of in-depth cleanliness and disinfection procedures, in partnership with SGS, a leading inspection, verification, testing, and certification company
VisitDallas and the Dallas Tourism Public Improvement District (DTPID) has announced a collaborative initiative to become the first destination to receive Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR accreditation designating Dallas hotels, the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas (KBHCCD), and selected city-owned arts and cultural institutions as sanitary and safe.
Citing the unprecedented pressures facing Caribbean hotels and resorts because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the head of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) called on international tour operators which have delayed paying hotels for services to expedite reimbursements.
The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has introduced Safe Stay, an industry-wide enhanced standard of health and safety protocols designed to prepare America’s hotels to welcome back guests and employees as the economy reopens.
Marriott International announced it it will be rolling out a multi-pronged platform to elevate cleanliness standards and hospitality behaviors to meet new health and safety challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Reflecting the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. hotel industry reported significant year-over-year declines in the three key performance metrics during the week of April 5 through April 11, 2020, according to data from STR.
With support from its credit card partners, American Express and JPMorgan Chase, Marriott has committed to provide $10 million worth of hotel stays for healthcare professionals leading the fight against COVID-19 in the U.S.