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Disneyland Resort, Unions Agree on $15 Per Hour Minimum Wage

ANAHEIM, CALIF.—The Disneyland Resort announced that it has reached agreement with its largest labor unions for a minimum wage rate increase of 40 percent...

Karisma Hotels & Resorts Builds on Passion for Sustainability Program

MIAMI—Karisma Hotels & Resorts, which owns and manages properties in Latin America, the Caribbean and Europe, has taken a firm stance on sustainability since...

Mandalay Bay Unleashes Current by GE’s Digital Lighting Controls

BOSTON—MGM Resorts International has implemented an innovative wireless control network at its Mandalay Bay Convention Center to digitize more than 1,600 light fixtures covering...

UNWTO Launches Online Platform to Achieve SDGs Through Tourism

MADRID, SPAIN—Promoting a greater engagement of the tourism sector with sustainable development is the main objective of the Tourism for SDGs Platform. The online...

More Restaurants are Sustainable, Survey Says

CHICAGO—National Restaurant Association research has found that more restaurant and foodservice operators are integrating sustainability practices into their daily business operations. A survey of...

Light Combats Mold & Mildew in the Shower

TROY, N.Y.—The first-of-its-kind ellumi germ-killing Recessed Shower Light—powered by Vital Vio’s proprietary VioSafe technology which safely, effectively, and continuously kills fungi and bacteria—has been...

Destination DC Excels at Packaging D.C. as Green Meetings Destination

One year after becoming the first U.S. city to earn LEED Platinum from the U.S. Green Building Council, Washington, D.C. is continuing to build...

Radisson Tops $400,000 Raised During Community Action Month

BRUSSELS—During its annual Community Action Month in June 2018, Radisson Hotel Group activated its global partnership with SOS Children’s Villages—carrying out more than 900...

Fifth Annual Cornell Hotel Sustainability Benchmarking Study Released

ITHACA, N.Y.—The fifth annual Cornell Hotel Sustainability Benchmarking study has been published. It includes data from substantially more hotels than in all previous years....

Thomaston Mills Releases Their New American Boutique Collection

WYNCOTE, PA.—Thomaston Mills, a manufacturer of high quality hospitality textiles, announced the release of the American Boutique collection. Thomaston Mills’ new luxury 300 thread...