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Hyatt to Acquire Apple Leisure Group and Expand Its Brand Presence in Luxury Leisure Travel

Just today, Hyatt announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Apple Leisure Group, a top-rated luxury resort-management service, travel, and hospitality group. This agreement came from affiliates of each of KKR and KSL Capital Partners, LLC for $2.7 billion in cash. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2021.

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GNEX and ACOTUR Announce New Industry Event To Be Hosted in Cancun

Asociación de Complejos Vacacionales y Turísticos, A.C. (ACOTUR) and creators of the prominent annual GNEX Conference, Perspective Group, have teamed up to produce a new vacation industry event held in Cancun, Mexico from November 30-December 1, 2021. [Read more…] Q2 Buyer Offer Values Reach Record Levels, the world’s most active online marketplace for timeshares for sale and for rent by owner, reports increased strength for its timeshare resale and rental platform in Q2, rising above already high buyer offers in the first quarter of the year. In Q2 2021, the Company drove more than 1.1 million visits to its family of websites, resulting in over 13,000 offers—totaling more than $85 million—to buy or rent timeshares on, setting a new high for quarterly offer value.

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Royal Resorts Partners With Wyndham Destinations To Launch Signature Club Wyndham Benefits

Cancun resort group, Royal Resorts, has partnered with Wyndham Destinations in an alliance to provide a new Signature Club Wyndham Benefits program as part of the Royal Resorts Signature Club Elite Points members. This exciting new benefit was launched in July, allowing new Elite members access to more than 100 Club Wyndham resorts throughout the US.

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