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Publix will acquire 10 Martin’s locations in Richmond, Va.
posted on Jul 22 16

5764902f91c97.imagePublix will buy and operate 10 stores in the Richmond, Va., area that now are under the Martin’s banner. The sale is a regulatory requirement as part of the merger between Ahold, which operates Martin’s, and Delhaize. Read the Richmond.com story here

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McKibbon to enlarge Tampa HQ
posted on Jul 22 16

McKibbon Hotel Management plans to expand its corporate headquarters in Tampa, Fla., to accommodate more executive personnel in its management, development and renovation divisions. The firm, based in Tampa and Gainesville, Ga., has more than 2,500 employees. Read the American City Business Journals/Tampa, Fla. story here

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AccorHotels, Grape Hospitality complete portfolio transaction
posted on Jul 22 16

AccorHotels has completed the sale of an 85-hotel portfolio to Grape Hospitality, although the properties will remain as AccorHotels franchises. The transaction will pave the way for renovation plans across the portfolio. Read the Hotel Management online story here

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Convention centers, 100-plus hotels on tap for Marriott
posted on Jul 21 16

GetImageMarriott International will add significant meeting space while opening more than 100 luxury and lifestyle hotels over the next year. Areas near Denver, Dallas and Washington, D.C., will see major convention center construction and expansion. Read the TravelMarketReport.com story here

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Barcelo-Plateno deal aims to add 100 hotels
posted on Jul 21 16

China is a prime target of Barcelo Hotels & Resorts‘ new franchise agreement with Plateno Hotel Group, with 100 new hotels projected over a decade. The collaboration could extend to Australia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand. Read the Hotel Management online story here

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