Restaurant Hotel and Hospitality News - Page 6

Page 6 of Restaurant Hotel and Hospitality News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Hilton Phoenix Chandler Offers Free Meetings

PHOENIX, Ariz. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Hilton Phoenix Chandler is offering FREE MEETINGS throughout summer 2009. The hotel is a newly-constructed, upscale suburban hotel that features over 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, 197 guest rooms, Lobby Bar, and The Grill a full service restaurant. The Grill features Premium Aged Sirloins, Sustainable Seafood, and Free Range Poultry. Served with piping hot artisan breads and signature cocktails, the restaurant is open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Grandfather to Father, Father to Son – Family Owned Rafael’s Restaurant Has Been Part of Salt Lake Landscape for 30 Years

SANDY, Utah, June 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Most small businesses fail within their first three years, according to the SBA. So if you beat those odds – you’re doing pretty good. But to be a local, family-owned small business for 30 years… well – that’s quite a success story. In the most successful family businesses, the son follows in his father’s footsteps and takes the business farther than father ever imagined.

TimeForge Certification Provides Employee Scheduling and Online Labor Management to Dinerware Customers

LUBBOCK, Texas, May 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TimeForge, a best-of-breed online labor management solution for the hospitality and retail industries announced its certification with Dinerware, a leading developer of restaurant Point Of Sale (POS) systems. This move continues a key Dinerware objective, allowing customers to choose from many excellent products that interoperate with the Dinerware POS platform.

America’s First Standalone Loyalty System Brings Optimism to Local Retailers and Restaurants in Challenging Times

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., March 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Business Builder Alliance, Inc. (BBA), an innovative consumer marketing company with a focus on local business, announced today the launch of the Red Carpet Alliance(TM) system in a joint venture with 7G Companies Inc. The system enables local stores and neighborhood restaurants to significantly improve their ability to acquire and retain loyal customers.

Donini, Inc. Outlines Aggressive Five Year Expansion Plan

MONTREAL, Quebec, Feb. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Donini, Inc. (OTC DNNC / DNNC.PK), announced today that the Company has outlined an aggressive five (5) year expansion plan aimed at maximizing revenues and profits. The plan includes the development of approximately fifty (50) new food outlets in addition to the ten (10) existing outlets over a five year period.

CityEats Offers Affordable ‘Food Vacations’ as an Alternative to Traditional Culinary Tours

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CityEats, a boutique tour company based in Kansas City takes small groups to U.S. cities on vacations that focus on food. Unlike most culinary vacations that center around cooking, CityEats focuses on eating, and lots of it. Rebecca Bowman, the owner and creator of CityEats, and a former cruise line entertainer, came up with the idea when she saw local KC theaters offering trips to NYC to see Broadway shows.

Donini Inc. Provides Corporate Update to the Financial Community

MONTREAL, Quebec, Feb. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Donini Inc. (DNNC.PK / OTC: DNNC), is pleased to provide this corporate update to the financial community which outlines the recent acceleration in the company’s current business trends, from an interview with Donini Inc. Chairman and CEO, Mr. Peter Deros.

Donini Inc. Completes Financial Restructuring and is Set to Launch 2009 Expansion

MONTREAL, Quebec, Jan. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Donini Inc. (OTC:DNNC / DNNC.PK), announced today that Company has completed its financial restructuring and is ready to launch its 2009 expansion plans. Specifically, the Company has closed all of its unprofitable franchise agreements and has substantially reduced costs by streamlining all outsourcing relationships.

SuperCoach International Announces the First Fully Programmable Tennis Ball Machine on the Market – the Most Advanced in the World Today

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Until a few years ago all tennis ball machines were practically the same, ranging in price from a few hundred dollars (providing one type of ball return) to about $10,000.00 (providing up to 8 variations) per cycle. Then the SuperCoach appeared on the market in 2004 (Version 1.0). (VIDEO – VNR)

Media Alert: New Phoenix Chandler Hilton Hotel to Hire More Than 100 Employees at Onsite Job Fair

PHOENIX, Ariz., Jan. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The opening of the new Phoenix Chandler Hilton Hotel brings huge employment opportunity to the East Valley. On January 7th from 2-7 p.m. the Phoenix Chandler Hilton Hotel will hold an on-site job fair to fill over 100 positions created by the new facility. The Phoenix Chandler Hilton Hotel is owned by Texas Western Hospitality Leadership based out of Dallas, Texas. The new hotel is located on at the Junction of the Loop 202 San Tan Freeway and Loop 101.

Bouchon and Obsello Partner to Bring Back Haunting ‘Green Hour’

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Obsello, an authentic award-winning absinthe verte along with award-winning, world-renowned French restaurant Bouchon in Las Vegas, are giving guests the opportunity to travel back in time and place – back to 1845 Paris, France at the height of the absinthe revolution to experience the original ‘Green Hour’ — or l’ heure verte.

InvoTech Selects M2SYS Technology for Leading-Edge Fingerprint Software Solution

ATLANTA, Ga., Nov. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — M2SYS Technology, an award-winning fingerprint biometrics research and development firm, announced today that InvoTech Systems Inc., the leading provider of ‘back-of the-house’ inventory tracking systems for the hospitality industry, has chosen M2SYS Technology to provide its customers with M2SYS’ Bio-SnapON(TM) enterprise-ready fingerprint recognition software and with M2SYS’ M2-EasyScan(TM) optical fingerprint reader.

‘Kentucky Monthly’ Votes Moonlite the Best Barbecue in Kentucky for the Fifth Year in a Row

OWENSBORO, Ky. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Because of Moonlite’s stunning set of victories, the Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn, a Kentucky Tradition in Owensboro Kentucky since 1963, will be inducted into the Kentucky’s Best Hall of Fame; the category of Kentucky’s Best Barbecue will be retired from the magazine’s reader poll.

Music Stars Shine Bright at Pearl River Resort This Fall and Winter

CHOCTAW, Miss., Oct. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — This winter Pearl River Resort will host an exciting music lineup at The Silver Star Convention Center with something for everyone’s taste. Featured artists include KC & The Sunshine Band, Roberta Flack, Lorrie Morgan and Ronnie Milsap, George Jones, and the legendary Brenda Lee.

Top Ten Culinary Destinations

CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — iExplore announced today their list of Top Ten Culinary Destinations as determined by their Adventure Travel Consultants. #1 is New Orleans, Louisiana: Food in New Orleans is a way of life and a big part of the city’s charm. Any visit here will mean getting your mouth around dishes such as catfish, jambalaya, gumbo and more.

New Survey Provides Insights from Users of Over 80 Restaurant Point of Sale Systems

HOUSTON, Texas, Sept. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — RestaurantOwner.com, a membership website for independent restaurant operators, has released, on their website, the results of a detailed survey of their members’ experiences with their current point of sale systems. Over 1,100 individual independent operators participated and provided detailed feedback on over 80 different POS systems.

Premium Spanish Obsello Absinthe Sweeps West and East Coast

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Obsello, an authentic Spanish absinthe verte, is quickly becoming recognized as the highest quality absinthe available to U.S. consumers. Obsello officially launched last month in San Francisco and has been picked up by scores of upscale restaurants, bars and night clubs in S.F., Los Angeles, and, now, New York.

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts Teams with Athletic-Minded Traveler(R) to Add Customized Run Routes to Its Stayfit@Hyatt Program

CHICAGO, Ill., Sept. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Athletic-Minded Traveler(R) today announced that Hyatt Hotels & Resorts’ North American properties will provide jogging and fitness-walking guests with palm-size route cards designed by Athletic-Minded Traveler(R), a leading healthy-travel and lifestyle media firm. Hyatt is the first major hospitality company to partner with Athletic-Minded Traveler and will feature the maps as part of the StayFit@Hyatt program at participating Hyatt Regency and Grand Hyatt properties.

Mobile Couponing Company Competes for Best New Technology Product

ORLANDO, Fla. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — PlumReward, LLC announces that they have been invited to compete in the New Product Gallery to be held at the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Show in Orlando from September 5 to September 7 at the Orange County Convention Center. There are several categories: one being for best new technology. That’s the category where PlumReward fits in.

EMRG Media, LLC Launches Hotel Division to Meet Growing Event Planning Demand

NEW YORK, N.Y., July 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — EMRG Media, LLC, New York’s leading event planning and marketing company, announced today the launch of its hotel division in New York City. This new division is in response to a growing hotel-industry clientele. Over the last eight years, EMRG Media has conducted event planning and marketing for New York’s premier restaurants, event spaces, nightclubs and lounges. Now, they will be adding hotels to their exclusive client roster.

Opposites Attract – Sporting Resort and Spa Provides Best of Both Worlds

SWAINSBORO, Ga., June 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Imagine a getaway that provides sporting adventure and spa relaxation. Consider being in a rustic environment that is also luxurious. Delight in a place that caters to the need for fresh air as much as the desire for gourmet dining. These seeming opposites come together splendidly at Flat Creek Lodge in Southeast Georgia.

North Carolina Restaurant Reacts to Current Economic Times

ASHEVILLE, N.C., May 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It’s no secret that current economic times are challenging. Gas prices continue to soar and healthcare insurance is at an all-time high. Consumer confidence continues to fluctuate and business owners must find ways to retain and grow their current customer base. Vincenzo’s Ristorante and Bistro in Asheville, N.C. has altered its business model to help its customers ride out the storm.

Authentic Italian Restaurant, Bellini Italian Bistro, has now Opened at 510 Ocean Drive, South Beach

MIAMI, Fla., May 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gourmet Cuisine enthusiasts may now enjoy some of the finest Italian food and delicacies in Miami. At Bellini you will find delicious and simple Italian food that hopefully tastes as good as you remember from your last trip to Italy. The restaurant owner, Diego Ucciferri’s philosophy is as easy as it is straightforward – ‘use the best local ingredients as simply as possible and serve them with flourish and pleasure.’

Three Lakes Resort Gives Mom a Well-Deserved Vacation

THREE LAKES, Wis., April 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Northernaire Resort and Spa is proud to announce their ‘Mother’s Day Enter to Win’ contest running through May 7, 2008. Entrants are asked to describe, in 500 words or less, why their mother deserves to win a two night stay in one of Northernaire’s fully-appointed luxury suites and pampering at the spa, which includes a relaxing massage and facial.

Lake Geneva Resort Gives Mom a Well-Deserved Vacation

LAKE GENEVA, Wis., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Cove of Lake Geneva All-Suite Resort and Conference Center is proud to announce their ‘Mother’s Day Enter to Win’ contest running through May 5, 2008. Entrants are asked to describe, in 500 words or less, why their mother deserves to win a two night stay in one of The Cove’s fully-appointed luxury suites.

Net Rate Hotel Program for Travel Agents

NEW YORK, N.Y., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, Fare Buzz launched a new, dynamic, web-based hotel booking engine – an industry first – allowing travel professionals to book hotels at net rates in over 100,000 hotel and resort properties.

New Software Program Offers Solution to Recordkeeping for Gratuity Based Income Employees and Employers in the Restaurant and Hospitality Industries

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., April 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — J.M. Wick and Associates, Inc. has announced the release of P.I.T.: Personalized Income Tracking, a software program exclusively designed for personal at-home use of tracking tips for employees whose income is gratuity based, in addition to meeting the tip reporting needs of employers in the restaurant and hospitality industries.

Metrofunk.com Launches Club Metrofunk

NEW YORK, N.Y., March 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Metrofunk (Metrofunk.com), the first metropolitan based online social network built by trendsetters for trendsetters, announced today that they will celebrate the company’s launch into public beta on Wednesday, March 19th at Club Metrofunk, located at 532 West 27th Street. If the address sounds familiar, that is because it is the address of the popular Manhattan nightclub, Home.

Renewed Hilton Hawaiian Lagoon in Waikiki Makes a Splash

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Jan. 21 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Hawaii’s largest hotel, the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki has finally completed its long-awaited lagoon revitalization project, according to Travel Hawaii LLC, a leading Hawaii Internet booking service. The project has transformed the once murky, uninviting pond into a delightful 5 acre swimming and recreation center, open not only to guests of the Hilton Hawaiian Village, but to the general public as well.

2007: The Best Hotel Gyms in the U.S.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Dec. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Athletic-Minded Traveler LLC, a San Diego-based active lifestyle media company that operates the largest healthy travel site on the web, released today its 2007 ranking of ‘The Best Hotel Gyms in the U.S.’ The Top 10 hotel gyms received the company’s recommendation after ongoing research of over 3,500 hotels and anonymous personal tours by the editorial staff

The Best Letter for Nomination Wins a Free Weekend’s Stay at Northern Wisconsin’s Newest Luxury Resort and Spa

THREE LAKES, Wis. – Dec. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The owners of The Northernaire Resort & Spa, popular resort in Three Lake, WI, are inviting the public to send in letters in about a family member, or friend, that you feel really deserves to be pampered. Send a letter to the beautiful northwoods retreat and tell them why someone you know deserves extra special treatment.

Innovative Hawaii Hotel Construction Database Helps Consumers

HONOLULU, Hawaii – Nov. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Travel Hawaii LLC, a Hawaii-based Internet travel agency, has developed a database of Hawaii hotel construction and renovation projects designed to help consumers ‘know before they go.’ Customers can view all current construction projects and choose when it’s best to schedule a Hawaii vacation and which hotels will be ‘construction free.’

Concierge Condo: The Residences at Biltmore Redefines Luxury Hotel Accommodations

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — While many Americans are receiving more vacation time, they are taking less time off. So, vacation planning and business travel is more important than ever. The Residences at Biltmore, located in the heart of Asheville, N.C., is re-inventing the importance of stress-free vacation days and efficient business stays.

Text Messaging Reduces Restaurant Wait Time

BOSTON, Mass. – May 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LocaModa Inc., pioneers of interactive out-of-home media, today announced their web-enabled mobile game platform for the hospitality industry. LocaModa’s interactive platform reduces perceived wait time for customers by engaging them in games using their cell phones as controllers. The games are designed to be played on large digital displays in cafes, mall food courts, fast food restaurants and theme parks. Web users can join into the same games being played in locations.

Naked Romans Creating a Stir in Salem’s Best Italian Restaurant

SALEM, N.H. – Apr. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Customers shocked, owner and staff amused. Ever since being voted Salem’s ‘Best Italian Restaurant’ last August by the readership of the Salem Observer, there has been a buzz surrounding Salem’s own Paradiso Italiano, and one need look no further than the crowded deli to see why. Everyone is talking about Naked Romans.

Celebrity Chef Named Executive of Bolo Curry Indian Restaurant

JERSEY CITY, N.J. – Mar. 27 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Bolo Curry announces its grand opening scheduled for Thursday, April 5 at 5:00 p.m. Executive Chef Panna Lal Sharma will lead the way and has cooked for three presidents of India and also for the former Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi.

Perkins and Marie Callender’s Inc. Expands Tibersoft IQ Solution for Food Cost Control

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. – Dec. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tibersoft, the leading provider of trading partner intelligence solutions for the foodservice industry, announced that Perkins Restaurants will rollout the Tibersoft IQ solution across all their 480 locations. The Restaurant Company, Operator and Franchisor of Perkins Restaurants, recently acquired Marie Callender’s Pie Shops, Inc. and will expand that already successful Tibersoft rollout.

Moonlite Bar-B-Q Serves Up Kentucky Tradition and The Best Barbecue In The State

OWENSBORO, Ky. – Sept. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn, a Kentucky tradition in Owensboro since 1963, was voted the best Barbecue in Kentucky by ‘Kentucky Monthly’ for the third straight year and the fifth out of the last seven years.

Tibersoft IQ Delivers Rapid Results – Case Study Program Shows Significant ROI for Buffets, McAlister’s and Delaware North Companies

WESTBOROUGH, MA – July 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tibersoft, the expert in food cost control systems for the foodservice industry, announced today the rapid adoption and ROI (return on investment) of its flagship product Tibersoft IQ for three more clients, all leaders in the foodservice industry, including Buffets, Inc., McAlister’s Deli and Delaware North Companies.

Passport Restaurants Announces Openings of New York NY Fresh Deli Restaurants

ORLANDO, FL – July 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Passport Restaurants, Inc. (OTC PSPR: PK, Frankfurt PPU) today announced that its subsidiary, New York NY Fresh Deli, opened two new restaurants in Dallas and Las Vegas, during its second quarter ending July 9, 2006.