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Jessica Fougner, director of design, and Akira Bryson, director of construction, give us the lowdown on Flywheel Sports' commitment to new technologies and sustainable construction practices. Read their story in our November/December 2015 issue.

http://ccr-mag.epubxp.com/i/614058-nov-dec-2015

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Slowdown, but not downturn, predicted for 2016
posted on Feb 08 16

A slowdown in growth is likely after the outstanding RevPAR performance of 2015, but it should remain vigorous over the near term, industry experts generally concurred at the recent Americas Lodging Investment Summit. A lagging stock market and disappointing New York City and Houston figures were seen as overrated sources of worry. Read the HotelNewsNow.com story here

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Six Senses plans to add up to five resorts by end of 2017
posted on Feb 08 16

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas is planning to add up to five resorts to its portfolio in the next two years. Since opening its first new hotels since the Pegasus purchase last year in China and in Portugal, Six Senses also opened spas in hotels outside of its brand. It is actively looking for properties in the United States. Read the HotelNewsNow.com story here

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AccorHotels eyes 85 European hotels for divestment
posted on Feb 08 16

AccorHotels is negotiating the divestment of 85 hotels it owns or leases in Europe, creating a company in which it would hold a 30% stake. Eurazeo would command 70%, and another investment partner might be added. This part of AccorHotels’ portfolio is valued at $158 million. Read the SNL Financial story here

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Nordstrom selects 2nd NYC site to focus on menswear
posted on Feb 05 16

Nordstrom has signed a lease for a three-floor stand-alone men’s store at 3 Columbus Circle in New York City, near the site at 57th Street where the luxury retailer is building its first Manhattan flagship. The seven-floor, 400,000-square-foot flagship is set to open in 2018. Read the Crain’s New York Business story here

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Langham to add properties in Texas, Calif., N.M.
posted on Feb 05 16

Langham Hospitality Group plans to expand its U.S. footprint by 60% by 2019 with properties in Texas, New Mexico and California. Read the Travel Weekly story here

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