Norway/Denmark: Scandic Hotels Group will expand its lifestyle portfolio under Signature Collection with openings in Norway (2025) and Denmark (2026).
Sweden: Scandic Hotels Group has signed a lease agreement with hotel owner Pandox to open the second Scandic Go property in Stockholm next year.
Sweden: Thérèse Cedercreutz has been appointed chief commercial officer at Scandic Hotels, effective from early January 2023.
Finland: Scandic Helsinki Hub has opened in downtown Helsinki, housed in a former 1920s printing house.
Denmark: Scandic Nørreport marks the group’s ninth hotel in downtown Copenhagen and the 29th hotel in the country.
Scandic Hotels has signed a long-term lease agreement with Skanska for a 210-bedroom property in downtown Sundsvall. Read more on Boutique Hotel News.
Strategy vs Tactics The HDE retuned this year for its second outing and is focused on the strategic hotel distribution rather than tactics. Preceded by Hot.E Hotel Investment Conference Europe on the previous two days, this well attended and highly informative event was an opportunity to “deep dive” into the
Norway: Art deco hotel Sommerro located in Oslo has appointed several key members to its executive team.
BHN editor Eloise Hanson comments on the theme of sustainability in IHM’s travel and hospitality A-Z.
Andrew Harrington, partner at AHV Associates, gives an overview of the last month’s financial activity across the hospitality sector. The AHV Hospitality Index increased by a remarkable 22% in the last month, surpassing the Pre-covid-19 levels, and outperformed the broader European indices. This reflects investors expectation of a significant rebound