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Food truck growth goes full throttle: Part 2 - costs and challenges

FastCasual.com - Mon, 2017-01-16 12:58
Businesses and individuals driven by a passion for serving all types of food are recognizing the opportunity to launch a food truck. While these entrepreneurs hail from a variety of backgrounds, they all face the challenges of having sufficient capital, defining their niche, establishing a solid business strategy and executing it.

Selling The Spin-Off

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2017-01-16 11:51
Hilton Grand Vacations Holds IPO; Looks To Accelerate Timeshare Growth

Aloft Expands In Louisville With Second Hotel Opening

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2017-01-16 11:44
BETHESDA, MD–-Marriott International, Inc.® (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the opening of Aloft Louisville East, the brand’s second Aloft in Louisville. Owned ...

Fairfield Inn & Suites Hotel To Open In Rock Hill, SC

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2017-01-16 07:01
ROCK HILL, SC––The 108-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Rock Hill, South Carolina is scheduled to open tomorrow with ...

Hersha Hospitality Trust Announces Dividend Classification For 2016

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2017-01-16 06:07
PHILADELPHIA--Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE: HT, “Hersha” or “the Company”), owner of upscale hotels in urban gateway markets, announced the tax classification ...

Forecasts call for mostly sunny '17

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
The boom times will continue. Most forecasters see another 17 million-plus new-vehicle U.S. sales year. But there are wild cards.
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Cars matter after all

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
Their volumes may be declining, but sedans -- along with their coupe and hatchback cousins -- still sell by the millions each year and will continue to do so for years.
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Lexus execs see holes in the lineup

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
Lexus sees possibilities for expanding its lineup. Among them, a subcompact crossover, a three-row crossover, a broader range of F-badged performance cars and even possibly a Tesla-fighting all-electric entry.
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Sonic, Beepi leaders will share sales insights

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
Scott Smith and Owen Savir will share their retailing insights at the Automotive News Retail Forum on Jan. 26 in New Orleans.
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Subaru 'not done yet' with sales surge

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
Subaru is targeting a 9 percent sales surge in 2017 for a ninth straight year of record U.S. results, despite a plateauing overall market.
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Dealer's post-Katrina relief effort keeps growing

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
When Hurricane Katrina tore through New Orleans in 2005 and left three of Troy Duhon's car dealerships completely under water, it changed the way he did business.
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Automakers, NASCAR surprise Mandel in Autoweek

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
Longtime Autoweek publisher Dutch Mandel took his own personal checkered flag at the end of 2016.
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Toyota's Hollis: Don't count out midsize sedans yet

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
Midsize cars were among the biggest sales losers last year as customers flocked instead to crossovers and other light trucks.
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Automakers manage to keep stocks under control

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
U.S. automakers and dealers had a 63-day supply of unsold light vehicles on Jan. 1, up two days from the same time a year before but below the 65-day average for that date over the past 24 years.
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Nissan's Munoz: U.S. gets priority in new global role

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
With sales records stacking up for Nissan in the U.S. market, Nissan North America Chairman Jose Munoz wants to keep his eyes on local affairs - even though he now has a critical job to do around the world.
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Honda's Mendel criticizes ultralong loans

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
American Honda chief John Mendel decries the industry's drift toward ultra-long loan periods for car buyers as hurting the overall industry and suppressing new car turnover.
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NADA's Welch: Seize the political opportunity

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
The National Automobile Dealers Association is eager to push a Republican-led government to reduce regulations and keep new-car sales humming.
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'Tinkering' gets results at Waymo

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-01-16 01:01
John Krafcik, CEO of Waymo, formerly known as Google's self-driving car project, said the company's vertically integrated self-driving platform was born when Google engineers "began tinkering."
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New Chevy ad features Lego Batman with 'real people'

AutoNews - Sat, 2017-01-14 10:00
Chevy's "Real People, Not Actors" focus group campaign just took on a new task: Giving a psychological assessment of Batman, Lego-style.
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