The New Face of NOLA Cooking School

Smart Meetings

A renovation of the building was done with the support of members of National Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers, who donated kitchens appliances worth almost $5 million. Food & Beverage Meeting Planning Artworks association baking beverage center classes convention cooking culinary edible equipment ernest food hospitality institutes kitchen louisiana Manufacturers morial national new orleans NOCHI nola pastry restaurant safety savory south southern sweet

WTTC Calls for Universal Acceptance of Approved COVID-19 Vaccines

Travel Pulse

In efforts to restart international travel, The World Travel & Tourism Council petitions global governments to recognize all approved COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers.

See Fox’s VIP360 Service in Action

Fox World Travel

We’re sharing one example of how the Fox VIP360 service team was there for the CEO of a global manufacturing and supply company and his family. Fox’s highest level of service — VIP360 provides a full circle of services for corporate customers and their families.

Boeing Sees Global Air Travel at Pre-Pandemic Levels by 2024

Business Traveler USA

The aircraft manufacturer predicts demand for domestic air travel will lead the recovery in 2022, followed by a rebound in intra-regional markets by 2023. The manufacturer is predicting that 43,610 new airplanes will be needed by 2040, valued at $7.2

Brazil’s Azul Adopts eVTOL Technology

Business Traveler USA

Brazilian domestic carrier Azul and electric aircraft manufacturer Lilium Air Mobility have announced a $1 billion deal to establish a network of electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft across the country.

Lufthansa Debuts Dreamliner on Frankfurt-Toronto Route

Business Traveler USA

Lufthansa said at the time that the Boeing aircraft would be delivered at relatively short notice, because the aircraft, which were already manufactured, had been destined for other carriers before the onset of the COVID-19 crisis.

Mark Mazzone Joins VIKTOR’s Sales Team


He has worked closely with companies in numerous vertical industries, including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Consumer Packaged Goods and Healthcare, developing sales incentives, rewards and recognition, corporate meetings and group travel incentive programs.

Travel Photography: National Camera Day

Solimar International

Later, the first photographic camera for commercial manufacture was developed by a Parisian art restorer Alphonse Giroux in 1839, which was a type of daguerreotype camera – a forerunner of the modern film.

The Role Companies Play in Sustainability

Meet Green

The time has come to explore that caveat and better understand the other piece of the puzzle: The role that companies and manufacturers play in sustainability. The cement manufacturer had to produce and ship the cement ( emitting ?791 Change from Top-Down to Bottom-Up.

United Adds More Electric Aircraft to Its Fleet

Business Traveler USA

United Airlines has announced a conditional agreement to purchase 100 ES-19 electric aircraft, manufactured by Gothenburg, Sweden-based startup Heart Aerospace.

Five Takeaways From DCI’s 2021 National Talent Research, Talent Wars


Some industries are struggling to find talent more than others such as manufacturing, transportation, trades, and retail to name a few. If talent is the currency of economic development, every community is in need of a loan. . As of August 2021, the U.S.

"Pay-At-Risk" Compensation Plans Aren't Unconditional Bonuses


According to CNBC, the equipment manufacturing giant Caterpillar had its most profitable year ever in 2012.

Tips to Consider Before Leveraging Customer Data for a Targeted Customer Strategy

ITA Group

Manufacturers who get complete sellout from their distribution or stores. Manufacturers who get some end-user data. Manufacturers who get some sellout from their distributors. Manufacturers with antiquated reporting structures.

Air France Sets September for A220 Delivery

Business Traveler USA

Airbus introduced the A220 family in 2018, rebranding the Bombardier C Series after the manufacturer took a majority stake in the aircraft program. Air France is set to take delivery of its first new Airbus A220-300s in September, according to a company announcement.

Carpocalypse: How to Prepare for Rental Car and Rideshare Price Surge

Smart Meetings

Chip manufacturers largely switched from making auto chips to making the kind that were in demand mid-pandemic, like those that power laptops, cell phones, home appliances and gaming systems.

The Pandemic’s Effect on Fashion Industry Is Bigger Than a Switch to Sweatpants

Convene by PCMA

Take, for instance, the disruptions caused by the shortage of automobile chips, which have completely shut down numerous manufacturing assembly lines during the year.

New York, Nevada, Florida: Where Have Events Been Happening


Events like the Super Bowl and conferences for multiple automobile manufacturers have brought crowds to Florida with success and safety. It’s no secret that 2020 was a difficult year for the event industry.

Hypocrisy and Understanding of Sustainable Living

Meet Green

How and where the materials in the streets on which you walk and drive were excavated and manufactured. As I’ve gotten older, my expectations of others have softened. After all, everyone arrives at the present moment knowing exactly what their experiences have taught them.

Michelle Mason Comes Full Circle

Convene by PCMA

Most of these certifications came after she “stumbled into association management” at her first job — a staff assistant at the Chemical Manufacturers Association, now called American Chemistry Council (ACC). “I

CES 2019: what to expect this year

PXCom Media

The German car manufacturer does one step forward and will offer a car that will be able to transform into a movie theater. The German manufacturer will showcase its autonomous pod that maximizes the interior space for the users’ comfort.

Amtrak Invests $7.3 Billion in New Fleet

Business Traveler USA

to manufacture a fleet of new equipment to operate on various routes across its network. Amtrak has announced a $7.3 billion contract with California-based Siemens Mobility Inc.

Meetings-Merchandise Mayhem


The virus has caused labor disruptions in China and other nations that are home to manufacturing facilities producing many of the gifts and promotional products for business events in North America.

Virtual Events 2021: The #1 List of Virtual Events and Conferences


Internet of Manufacturing. Returning for the fifth year, Internet of Manufacturing (IoM) leads with its content-first approach. Spread over three days, to provide digestible content and online networking, IoM brings case studies from US manufacturers large and small.

How We Evolved to Serve Schools & Businesses in a Post-COVID World

Meeting Tomorrow

With unprecedented demand and manufacturing shortages making it impossible to buy new equipment, our job became finding everything available in the refurbished markets to meet our customer’s needs. You remember early March. Tom Hanks. The NBA shutting down the season. Toilet paper.

How to Succeed With Your Employee Engagement Program Rollout

ITA Group

For example, the way your employees working at desks ingest information best is likely very different than an employee working on the retail floor or in a manufacturing plant. How to Succeed With Your Employee Engagement Program Rollout.

CES 2021: What Does It Mean For The Events Industry?

Endless Events

” “A lot of these manufacturers have had products that are they’re ready to release in the pipeline for a while. “A lot of manufacturers of computers were pushing out tons of new laptops, laptop updates, especially focused on business.

7 Tips for Building a Corporate Rewards Program for Millennials


Corporations that show respect for the environment in their manufacturing and waste disposal processes, support ‘green’ projects like clean-up efforts, and create healthy greenspaces are more likely to attract and retain the top talent from this growing wave of young corporate employees.

Distributor Incentive Program Ideas & Examples

ITA Group

The incentive strategy included promotion of specific brands and items among program participants which boosted brand loyalty for sponsoring manufacturers, increased sales for wholesale locations and product manufacturers, and built rapport between manufacturers and our client.

Hybrid: Two Strategies, One Powerful Marketing Product

Smart Meetings

From a product perspective, VR allows virtual attendees to see beyond the physical assets into its manufacturing, look-and-feel, and user experience—all while participating from the comfort of their home.

ROI Statistics for Incentive Travel, Best Research

Brightspot Incentive Events

IRF’s more recent Top Performing Companies studies , including the vertical industries of financial services , technology , and manufacturing , repeat similar findings. What is the ROI of Incentive Travel? Does incentive travel work? What is the ROI (return on investment)?

The Most Effective Employee Retention Strategies You’re Probably Not Doing

ITA Group

Work from anywhere now applies across industries, from tech to banking and even to industrial companies handling manufacturing or supply chain management. The Most Effective Employee Retention Strategies You’re Probably Not Doing.

Proven Techniques in Driving Distribution Loyalty


Exclusive manufacturer-led training events Sneak peeks at new products Deeper support in the bid process Online specification and estimating tools Delivery guarantees First-in-line customer service, and so on.

Four Views on How the Pandemic Will Change How We Meet

Convene by PCMA

Fashion manufacturers are never going to buy fabric they haven’t touched, equipment buyers want to see equipment run, and feel the quality. In-person attendees at Destinations International’s annual convention in July gather for a reception at Oriole Park inside Camden Yards in Baltimore.

Various Type Of Event You Should Know

Alcor Mice

The Meetings, Incentives , Conferences, Exhibitions (MICE) Industry is a business of events. Their goal is find people with common interests and facilitate their meetings by hosting networking events for various companies and businesses.

Boeing’s 737 Max Gathers Momentum – At Last

Business Traveler USA

So far this year, the airframe manufacturer has added 524 new orders, making up for most of the lost years.

Behind the scenes: A leaner, greener Meeting Tomorrow

Meeting Tomorrow

We ordered furniture and materials from companies practicing sustainable manufacturing processes. In late February, we moved into our bright and airy new building in the Albany Park neighborhood of Chicago. Throughout the entire design process, we wanted our new home to embody the people and values that make Meeting Tomorrow unique. For us, that includes prioritizing an earth-friendly office and warehouse.

4 Lessons My Kids Taught Me About Recognition Strategy

ITA Group

For example, surprise your remote workers with a mailing to their homes or deck out the breakroom in your manufacturing facility with wall decals and swag to catch the attention of your deskless workers. 4 Lessons My Kids Taught Me About Recognition Strategy.

Channel Partner Solutions

ITA Group

Sales Growth, Engagement & Partner Loyalty Increases With New Manufacturing Program. Channel Partner Solutions. aschuman. Tue, 09/21/2021 - 09:57. Personalized Channel Partner Solutions Drive Loyalty, Revenue & Service.

Gadgets And Tech In 2020: The Best Of CES

Endless Events

The top 10 things are always from the big manufacturers, the big things happening. “But if it makes it more to the consumer it means these manufacturers like Samsung and LG are going to work on processes to do this at a larger scale.

Flight Information Display System (FIDS): Sourcing, Sharing, and Integrating Flight Data

AltexSoft Travel

LCD screens from common manufacturers are easy to mount, have low energy consumption, and are controlled via a normal LAN connection. On May the 4th of 2018, Heathrow Airport put out a unique departure information board.

No Events Until 2021: The Case Of LA, New York & New Orleans

Endless Events

So again, that versus a manufacturing anything. A manufacturing building or something that is about exports and imports where the economy is sort of driven on that” “There’s a widget that’s made here.

6 Tactics to Kickstart B2B Customer Loyalty Marketing

ITA Group

Go further than that and offer additional points by purchasing products from sponsoring manufacturers, which offers additional revenue for you and additional revenue into the program while providing a marketing opportunity for your manufacturers.

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New & Renovated: Restored from Antiquity

Smart Meetings

Proper Hospitality The Hoxton, Downtown LA Originally the Los Angeles Railway building, constructed in 1920, this property had many other faces before becoming The Hoxton, Downtown LA: from garment manufacturer to candy shop, restaurant and most recently, grocery store. More: New & Renovated: Downtown Hotels. Element Detroit at the Metropolitan Part of Marriott International, Element Hotels debuted its first hotel in Detroit.