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Exclusive Hyatt & Headspace Collaboration to Bring Mindfulness & Meditation to Employees & Guests
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Exclusive Hyatt & Headspace Collaboration to Bring Mindfulness & Meditation to Employees & Guests

CHICAGO—Hyatt Hotels Corp. and Headspace, a leader in mindfulness and meditation with nearly 60 million users in 190 countries, announced a new global wellbeing collaboration between Hyatt and Headspace that will bring mindfulness exercises, guided meditations and sleep content to millions of employees, corporate customers and guests. This exclusive collaboration is set to launch at...

Inaugural Conference Led by Women in Tourism & Hospitality to Promote Diversity & Inclusion
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Inaugural Conference Led by Women in Tourism & Hospitality to Promote Diversity & Inclusion

SAN DIEGO—Women in Tourism & Hospitality (W.I.T.H.) will host its inaugural conference March 19 through 20, 2020 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Diego-Mission Valley. The W.I.T.H. program recognizes and supports the contributions of women professionals who are significantly impacting tourism and hospitality in the San Diego metro area. W.I.T.H. will bring together corporations,...

Wynn Resorts CEO Commits to CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Pledge
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Wynn Resorts CEO Commits to CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Pledge

LAS VEGAS—Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox and a coalition of like-minded CEOs have collectively committed to the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion pledge. Maddox added his name to the pledge which commits companies to prioritize diversity and inclusion as an imperative part of workplace culture. On the heels of becoming the first casino resort in...

Registration Now Open for The WELL Conference
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Registration Now Open for The WELL Conference

NEW YORK CITY—The WELL Conference, a rich, experiential event for those committed to improving the health and well-being of people through better buildings, communities and organizations, announces that registration is now open for this inaugural event taking place March 29 to April 1, 2020 at the Fairmont Princess in Scottsdale, Ariz. Attendees can register online at...

RFCI Launches ASSURE CERTIFIED Program for Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Tile
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RFCI Launches ASSURE CERTIFIED Program for Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Tile

LA GRANGE, GA.—The Resilient Floor Covering Institute and SCS Global Services announce a new program to ensure the continued growth and popularity of Rigid Core Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT) marketed and sold in North America. The program is called ASSURE CERTIFIED. “As part of our mission to support the interest of resilient flooring, RFCI and...

Plant-Based, Sustainable, and Healthy Are What’s Hot on Restaurant Menus in 2020
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Plant-Based, Sustainable, and Healthy Are What’s Hot on Restaurant Menus in 2020

CHICAGO—Comfort food and innovation are pairing up on this year’s list of what’s hot in trends and creations coming to diners from restaurant kitchens. The annual What’s Hot Culinary Forecast, released by the National Restaurant Association, offers a detailed look at the topics, trends, and products—from the ordinary to the surprising—rated sizzling hot by chefs...

Effects of Humidity on Your Property
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Effects of Humidity on Your Property

NATIONAL REPORT—The amount of moisture in the air, “humidity,” continually varies. Think of a sponge as an analogy. When relative humidity is 50 percent, the sponge is half full of water. When relative humidity is 100 percent, the sponge is holding as much water as it possibly can. When relative humidity is 0 percent, the...

More on Steam Cleaning—This Time with TANCS Technology Built In
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More on Steam Cleaning—This Time with TANCS Technology Built In

NATIONAL REPORT—In a recent article, Green Lodging News highlighted two companies that offer different types of steam cleaning systems. One company not included in that article was Advanced Vapor Technologies. The company takes a different approach with steam—it relies on steam vapor and its proprietary Thermal Accelerated Nano Crystal Sanitation (TANCS) technology to disinfect and...