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The Lowdown on Pop-Up Restaurants: Inside the Risk and Reward of Temporary Food Vendors

The restaurant industry has been officially taken over by pop-ups. But even amidst fanfare on social media and among celebrity chefs, most people still...

McDonald’s invests billions for digital signage, kiosk makeover

McDonald's Corporation is spending $6 billion to revamp more than 6,000 stores throughout the U.S. in hopes of transforming itself into an efficiency expert's...

This Japanese Restaurant is ‘Virtually’ The Most Innovative Thing Since Sliced Bread

Last month, the “TREE by NAKED, yoyogi park” restaurant opened its doors in the famed Tokyo ward of Shibuya. Perhaps more unique than its...

Wearable Technology Is Bringing the Hospitality Industry Into A New Era

When a guest steps on a resort site or cruise ship these days, he or she is likely to notice that fellow travelers are...

Company Culture Lessons from Southwest Airlines with Ginger Hardage of Unstoppable Cultures

Everybody knows that Southwest Airlines as a company knows how to have fun. On today's podcast, we spoke to the woman largely responsible for...
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Watch: Airbnb Is Looking To Be Your Travel Agent, Too

Airbnb is further expanding business beyond accommodations. The hospitality company just launched new trip-planning features. Users can now add co-travelers to trips and coordinate...

When Children Need a Vacation from Vacation: Exploring Hotel and Resort Play Spaces

There’s no question about the critical role of play in the lives of children. Playtime aids in the crucial development of a child’s body,...

History is Always a Great Destination

Trends in hospitality can change as quickly as the introduction of a new piece of technology. As cities rise and fall, so do potential...

Customer Service May No Longer Involve Humans, and Travelers Are Happy About It

Predictions for travel previously focused largely on self-driving cars or robotic maids. In reality, artificial intelligence (AI) has first been implemented to improve customer...

Can Technology Be The Solution To Food Poisoning at Fast Food Restaurants?

Food poisoning is far more than an unpleasant inconvenience for many, which is why restaurants that sicken their customers rightfully face serious scrutiny. Though...