Southwest Airlines Partners with Carson Leslie Foundation to Deliver Backpacks to Youth Cancer Patients in El Paso

Dallas, TX, 2023-Sep-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines recently partnered with the Carson Leslie Foundation to provide complimentary cargo transportation to deliver 50 backpacks to youth cancer patients receiving long-term care at El Paso, Texas, hospitals. The Foundation delivered the backpacks, which were created by Under Armour and sponsored by the Jordan Spieth Family Foundation, to… Read the full press release

Delta Hotels by Marriott Introduces Refreshing Hydration Program with waterdrop® to Enhance Guest Wellness

As advocates for hydration, Delta Hotels by Marriott and waterdrop® aim to inspire leisure & business travelers to prioritize wellness while on the go and experience a new way of hydrating BETHESDA, MD, 2023-Sep-21 — /Travel PR News/ — In a world that moves at a rapid pace, finding moments of pause and self-care is… Read the full press release

Emirates and Beirut Basketball Club Announce Thrilling Three-Season Partnership

Airline commits to supporting Men’s, Women’s and U-18 teams, helping to further develop basketball in Lebanon Beirut, Lebanon, 2023-Sep-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates has partnered with the Beirut Basketball Club as its Official Airline and jersey sponsor for the next three seasons. The deal underscores the airline’s long-standing commitment to supporting basketball in Lebanon,… Read the full press release

Emirates and SriLankan Airlines Forge Enhanced Connectivity with New Interline Agreement

Partnership encompasses 30 routes operated by both airlines Emirates customers can travel to two new points in India and Gan Island in Maldives via Colombo with seamless connectivity and baggage transfers SriLankan customers can travel with Emirates on 15 routes across the Middle East, US, and more with smooth connections in Dubai Dubai/Colombo, 2023-Sep-21 —… Read the full press release

Weeva partners with the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance

Lindsey Walter (Co-Founder, Weeva) with Glenn Mandziuk (CEO) and Wolfgang M. Neumann (Chair) of the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance

London, UK, 2023-Sep-20 — /Travel PR News/ — The Sustainable Hospitality Alliance has welcomed the sustainability management platform Weeva as an affiliate member to help drive collaboration on industry resilience and data-led sustainability.   Designed by sustainable tourism experts, Weeva champions small, sustainable actions, backed by consistent data management, to boost efficiency and, ultimately, profitability within the industry. The… Read the full press release

Global Airlines Join Forces: IATA Safety Leadership Charter Aims to Elevate Aviation Safety Culture

Hanoi, Vietnam, 2023-Sep-20 — /Travel PR News/ — The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced the launch of the IATA Safety Leadership Charter at the IATA World Safety and Operations Conference taking place in Hanoi, Vietnam. Safety leaders from more than 20 airlines are the first signatories: Air Canada Emirates Airline Philippine Airlines Air India Ethiopian Airlines… Read the full press release

Hyatt Launches Impression Makers Supper Club: A Culinary Luxury Experience in Collaboration with Renowned Chefs

Chefs Jeremiah Stone and Fabian von Hauske Valtierra from New York City’s Michelin-starred Contra restaurant host first Impression Makers Supper Club; new offering underscores the Impression by Secrets brand’s promise to transcend the extraordinary CHICAGO, IL, 2023-Sep-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced the launch of the Impression Makers Supper Club, a series… Read the full press release

Ennismore and Banyan Tree Group Partner with Dubai Holding to Launch Luxury Resort on Bluewaters

Sébastien Bazin, Chairman & CEO Accor, signs the agreement with Amit Kaushal, Group CEO of Dubai Holding The first of many announcements marking the beginning of a larger hotel and brand development partnership between Accor and Dubai Holding, with multiple projects in the pipeline Paris, France, 2023-Sep-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Ennismore and Banyan Tree Group,… Read the full press release

Delaware North Introduces Delectable New Menu Items and Enhanced Stadium Dining Experience at EverBank Stadium

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., 2023-Sep-16 — /Travel PR News/ — EverBank Stadium foodservice partner Delaware North introduced an array of new menu items and other enhancements for the upcoming season. From creative renditions of beloved classics to bold innovations inspired by local tastes, more than 15 new items have been added to the lineup to enhance the… Read the full press release

Delaware North Unveils Exciting New Food and Beverage Options for 2023 NFL Season at Highmark Stadium

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., 2023-Sep-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Highmark Stadium foodservice partner Delaware North announced an array of new and unique food and beverage offerings for the upcoming 2023 NFL season. “Throughout the offseason, our team dedicated itself to the process of refining and perfecting our menus – placing special emphasis on foundational items like… Read the full press release

QATAR AIRWAYS Partner QVISION Wins 60 Awards at the 13th Eventex Awards for Exceptional Event Experiences

The remarkable milestone has been set by QVISION’s organisation of leading events, including Qatar Airways 25th Anniversary Celebration, IATA’s 78th Annual General Meeting Gala, and Qatar Airways live Formula 1® & Motorsports Festival Doha, Qatar, 2023-Sep-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways’ award-winning partner event management company, QVISION, has been lauded with a staggering 60 accolades… Read the full press release

Hilton Partners with Tesla to Create Largest EV Charging Network in Hospitality Industry

Plan dramatically accelerates ability to meet growing demand for overnight Electric Vehicle charging during hotel stays McLEAN, Va., 2023-Sep-09 — /Travel PR News/ — Through an expanded agreement with Tesla, Hilton announced that, beginning in early 2024, up to 20,000 Tesla Universal Wall Connectors are slated to be installed at 2,000 hotels in the U.S.,… Read the full press release

World of Hyatt Extends Collaboration with Pro Football Rookie Jalin Hyatt, Offering Exclusive Discounts for Fans

Extended collaboration between Hyatt and Hyatt is a winning move as the former college athlete suits up professionally CHICAGO, IL, 2023-Sep-07 — /Travel PR News/ — World of Hyatt announces a continued collaboration with wide receiver Jalin Hyatt as he embarks on his professional football career in New York this fall. From showing blazing speeds during training… Read the full press release

Emirates and AEGEAN Expand Codeshare Agreement, Adding Athens-New York Route to Joint Network

Athens, Greece, 2023-Sep-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates and AEGEAN announced the expansion of their codeshare agreement, by adding the Athens-New York (Newark) route as both airlines celebrate one year of a fruitful partnership that has successfully benefited more than 16,800 passengers. Emirates’ passengers can now stopover in Athens before benefiting from AEGEAN’s connections… Read the full press release

Emirates Expands Codeshare Partnership with United to Offer Travelers Access to Nine Mexican Destinations

Mexico is the first country outside of the US to be included in Emirates’ codeshare network with United Emirates expands its Mexican footprint with eight new destinations, in addition to Mexico City Seamless connectivity, travel itineraries that include both carriers on a single ticket and baggage transfers are among the host of customer benefits Dubai,… Read the full press release

Singapore Airlines Celebrates 35 Years of Successful Cargo Operations at Brussels Airport

Brussels, Belgium, 2023-Sep-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Singapore Airlines (SIA) started its cargo operations at Brussels Airport on 4 September 1988. This year, SIA has been operating full freighter flights at Brussels Airport for 35 years, making them the longest operating cargo airline at the airport. Known for their “round the world” cargo flights,… Read the full press release

UK Aviation and Renewable Energy Leaders Launch Hydrogen Alliance to Drive Zero Carbon Aviation and Economic Growth

The Hydrogen in Aviation (HIA) alliance of major players across aviation will work to accelerate the delivery of zero carbon aviation will work to accelerate the delivery of zero carbon aviation The UK is currently in a strong position to become a global leader in hydrogen-powered aviation, but further steps must be taken to capture the opportunity,… Read the full press release

UK Aviation and Renewable Energy Giants Form Alliance to Accelerate Hydrogen-Powered Aviation for Net Zero Goals

The Hydrogen in Aviation (HIA) alliance of major players across aviation will work to accelerate the delivery of zero carbon aviation The UK is currently in a strong position to become a global leader in hydrogen-powered aviation, but further steps must be taken to capture the opportunity, secure long-term employment and economic benefits, as well… Read the full press release

Southwest Airlines and International Brotherhood of Teamsters Reach Tentative Agreement for Material Specialists

Dallas, TX, 2023-Sep-06 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) reached a Tentative Agreement for the airline’s Material Specialists. “We are pleased to reach a Tentative Agreement with the IBT for our Material Specialists who support our Technical Operations organization by having the right tools and parts… Read the full press release

Swissport Secures Air Malta Ground Handling Contract at London Heathrow Terminal 4

London, UK, 2023-Sep-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Swissport has won Air Malta’s ground handling business at London Heathrow’s prestigious Terminal 4. The contract with Air Malta marks a significant milestone in Swissport’s strategy to increase its presence at one of the world’s busiest airports. The new contract between Swissport and Air Malta covers a… Read the full press release

Emirates Renews Partnership with Emirates Team New Zealand for 37th America’s Cup

Dubai, UAE, 2023-Sep-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates is pleased to announce a renewal of its longstanding partnership with reigning America’s Cup champions Emirates Team New Zealand for the 37th America’s Cup, and all preliminary regattas. The 19-year partnership has been highly successful for both parties, including memorable victories in the 35th America’s Cup… Read the full press release

KLM Collaborates with Electric Flying Connection for Unique Electric Flight Experience, Gaining Insights into Sustainable Aviation Logistics

Amstelveen, Netherlands, 2023-Sep-01 — /Travel PR News/ — On 28 and 29 August, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the trade association Electric Flying Connection (EFC) offered a group of KLM guests a unique opportunity to experience the future of flying. The eighteen guests received a trial electric flying lesson aboard a Pipistrel Velis Electro, supervised… Read the full press release

Marriott’s W Hotels Set to Make Vibrant Debut on Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah in 2027

Overlooking the Arabian Gulf, the urban escape is anticipated to feature the brand’s detail-driven design and innovative programming RAS AL KHAIMAH, UAE, 2023-Sep-01 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc., announced it has signed an agreement with Dalands Holding in collaboration with Marjan, the master-developer of freehold properties in Ras Al Khaimah, to bring… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels International Announces Executive Appointments to Drive Continued Growth and Expansion After Radisson Hotels Americas Acquisition

Moves Position Company for Future Growth Following Radisson Americas Integration ROCKVILLE, Md., 2023-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) announced key executive appointments that position the company for continued future growth following its acquisition of Radisson Hotels Americas and the successful integration of its nine brands onto Choice’s world-class central reservation… Read the full press release

Emirates SkyCargo Enhances Digital Booking Experience through Partnership with CargoAi’s CargoMART Platform

The new channel unlocks more choice for customers, empowering them with real-time pricing and capacity information on Emirates SkyCargo services Dubai, UAE, 2023-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates SkyCargo is now live on CargoAi’s marketplace solution, CargoMART, further advancing its digital customer experience and optimizing the booking process with real-time information. The partnership launched… Read the full press release

UNWTO Collaborates with Thassos Municipality to Foster Inclusive Tourism Recovery and Development

Madrid, Spain, 2023-Aug-31 — /Travel PR News/ — UNWTO will work with the Municipality of Thassos in Greece to help the island rebuild its tourism sector in an inclusive way. The new joint project will focus on two core issues, namely tourism marketing and community involvement in tourism on Thassos. The work is part of… Read the full press release

Southwest Airlines Marks 151st Paul Quinn College Convocation with Celebratory Surprise: Expanding Opportunities and Empowering Students Through Partnership

Dallas, TX, 2023-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Southwest Airlines, the official airline of Paul Quinn College, celebrated the start of the school year with Paul Quinn College at its 151st annual Convocation ceremony on Friday, August 25. Southwest Airlines highlighted opportunities available this year for students as part of its partnership with the school, and surprised students, faculty… Read the full press release

dnata Partners with Speedcargo to Revolutionize Etihad Cargo Services with AI-Powered Solutions at Singapore Changi Airport

Partnership with Speedcargo to transform airfreight operations Etihad Cargo becomes first customer to take advantage of technology in Singapore ‘Cargo Eye’ and ‘Assemble’ maximise flight cargo capacity, improving operational efficiencies Singapore, 2023-Aug-30 — /Travel PR News/ — dnata, a leading global air and travel services provider, has partnered with logistics technology solutions provider Speedcargo to deliver cutting-edge… Read the full press release

Waldorf Astoria Partners with Proenza Schouler for Unforgettable NYFW Experience

Iconic hotel brand brings high‑end fashion and luxury hospitality to the forefront of NYFW experience MCLEAN, Va., 2023-Aug-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, a global leader and innovator in the luxury sphere, known for its world-class service and unforgettable experiences, announced a first-time sponsorship with IMG for New York Fashion Week: The Shows,… Read the full press release

Emirates Elevates Tennis Excitement as Official Airline of US Open

Dubai/ New York, 2023-Aug-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Emirates is serving world-class tennis action to sports fans as it returns as Official Airline of the US Open Tennis Championships. With the tournament running from 28 August to 10 September, Emirates is bringing another exciting tennis season to its global audiences as partner of the… Read the full press release