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Vasant Prabhu, Starwood Hotels & Resorts CFO, and Brian Tierney, American Electric Power CFO, share their thought on how the Fed's tapering policy and health care reform are impacting their businesses.
A growing number of airports are getting spiced up with visits from food trucks. Some airport cellphone lots are even offering car washing and auto detailing.
Checkers, owned by private equity firm Wellspring Capital Management, has hired Piper Jaffray and Jefferies to help with the offering, the sources said. Piper Jaffray could not immediately be reached for comment.
GIGLIO, Italy, Sept 17- Salvage crews completed raising the wreck of the Costa Concordia in the early hours of Tuesday morning after a 19- hour-long operation on the Italian island of Giglio where the huge cruise liner capsized in January last year.
*Deutsche Bank, Goldman, BofA, Morgan Stanley lead underwriters. Sept 12- Blackstone Group LP is hoping the stock market will value Hilton Worldwide Inc at around $30 billion, including debt, a source familiar with the situation said, as the private equity firm filed papers on Thursday to take the U.S. hotel operator public.
Hotel operator Hilton Worldwide Holdings plans to raise $1.25 billion from an initial public offering of its common stock.
*Deutsche Bank, Goldman, BofA, Morgan Stanley lead underwriters. Sept 12- Hilton Worldwide Inc filed for an initial public offering of up to $1.25 billion as owner Blackstone Group LP seeks to take advantage of a reviving hotel industry.
Caesars Entertainment CEO Gary Loveman explains how legitimate betting could be commercially "very appealing" to many sports teams.
Sept 12- Hotel operator Hilton Worldwide Inc, backed by Blackstone Group LP, filed for an initial public offering of up to $1.25 billion. Founded in 1919 by Conrad Hilton, Hilton Worldwide's brands include Conrad, Waldorf Astoria, Doubletree, Embassy Suites, Homewood Suites, Home2Suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn, and Hilton Grand Vacations.
Gary Loveman, Caesars Entertainment chairman & CEO, says Vegas is coming back and shares his plans on expanding his gaming empire through non-gambling activities.
Sept 12- Hotel operator Hilton Worldwide Inc, backed by Blackstone Group LP, filed for an initial public offering of up to $1.25 billion. Reuters reported in August that the private equity group was preparing to bring one of the largest leveraged buyouts back to the stock market.
Caesars Entertainment chairman and CEO Gary Loveman discusses what his company has learned by collecting information on customers.
McDonald's is now testing a mobile payment application at its Salt Lake City and Austin, Texas, stores, the company said.
Airports have been upgrading their restaurant offerings to meet travelers' changing tastes. Food revenue at airports now ranks third in non-aeronautical revenue.
Middle-of-the-night cupcake cravings used to go unnoticed but now, no more! New York is getting a 24-7 cupcake ATM.
Starbucks says it will start rolling out its own brand of snack bars and fruit pouches, marking yet another push into the packaged food category.
The low-budget, amenity-rich Yotel hotel chain has announced plans for a 600-room property in Singapore and plans more locations in the United States and Europe.
Taco Bell has already sold 600 million of its Doritos-flavored shells in 18 months and will add a new flavor Aug. 22: "Fiery."
With fast-casual restaurants growing at a sprint while fast-food counterparts moving at a slow jog, the latter group is entering the race to open more premium concepts.
Orbitz reported better-than-expected earnings today, citing an increase in hotel and vacation bookings. CNBC's Simon Hobbs, and Barney Harford, Orbitz Worldwide president & CEO, discuss.