Accor North America lists Motel 6, Studio 6 openings for 2009

Accor North America, one of the nation’s largest owner/operators of economy lodging, announces the opening of 70 Motel 6 and Studio 6 locations in 2009.  The latest openings include 63 Motel 6 locations and seven Studio 6 properties, with a room count of 5,109. In line with Accor’s plans to aggressively grow the number of [...]

Accor releases 2009 earnings, hotels revenue down 10.1 percent

In a business environment still severely hit by recession Accor reports:
Prepaid Services revenue was up 1.4% for the year, in line with the objective set last August, but was down 3.8% in the final quarter.
Hotels revenue declined by 10.1% over the year and 8.3% in the fourth quarter, which showed a slight improvement compared with previous [...]