News in brief: Atlantica, Onyx, Archer

News in brief: Atlantica, Onyx, Archer

Radisson to expand in Brazil:  Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and Atlantica Hotels International are set to open the 292-room Radisson Hotel Rio de Janeiro in January 2014 via conversion. The hotel will receive US$5.5 million in enchancements over the next five years.

Read more at Carlson’s website


Onyx to expand in China:  Onyx Hospitality Group signed agreements to open the 150-room Amari Huidong in the Xun Liao Bay area and the 260-room Amari Dali in the Yunnan province by 2016.


Archer to enter California:  LodgeWorks and Zapolski Real Estate are developing the 180-room Archer Napa, which will occupy the site of the former Merrill’s First Street building.

Read more at the Napa Valley Register


Caribbean hotels NOI up:  According to new data from PKF Consulting USA, Caribbean hotels experienced an increase of 10.9% year-on-year in net operating income in 2012.


Expotel to manage Milwaukee hotels:  Expotel Hospitality Services will manage both the 194-room Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport and the 160-room Ramada Plaza Milwaukee Airport. Both hotels are located 10 minutes from downtown.

Read More at The Business Journal