2017 Summit will be held in Orlando, FL at The JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes Hotel January 11th-13th.
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Officials at the Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah have added a second terminal to their expansion project. With the new $740 million terminal, the entire project is valued at $2.6 billion. Construction is already underway on car-rental maintenance facilities and utilities at the airport. The two terminals will be connected by a tunnel and should be completed in 2020. Read The Salt Lake Tribune story here
Whole Foods‘ store in San Jose, Calif., was the first to include a microbrewery and taproom, but that is not the only thing that sets the location apart from other food retailers. The store also features several investments in sustainability, including its pedestrian-friendly design incorporating salvaged and locally-sourced materials, heavy use of skylights and other natural light features, use of only natural refrigerants and its ability to operate almost completely off the grid through on-site heat and power plants that run a generator and an emphasis on cutting unnecessary power consumption. Read the Inhabitat story here
Carlson Hospitality is selling Carlson Hotels Inc. to China’s HNA Tourism Group for an undisclosed sum. A Fortune 500 company, HNA is invested in several hotel chains worldwide and is the largest shareholder in Spokane, Wash.-based Red Lion Hotels. Read the Skift story here