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Sharing global news, exciting updates, and insights about the Hospitality industry. 

The Top Hotel Trends for 2022

To help set you up for a successful year we’ve identified the Top Hotel Trends for 2022. These insights are shaping the hospitality industry and will enable you to get the most out of your business, services, systems and cash flow - all of which will improve your operations and boost your occupancy rates.

 

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How To Reduce Hotel Housekeeping Labour Costs & Increase Efficiencies

To run a smooth operation having a productive, dynamic housekeeping team is key. If you can save 2 minutes of your housekeeping team’s time per room it can have a huge impact on reducing costs. We've got the top 5 tips & tricks on how hotels can increase efficiencies and save on labour costs.

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How To Successfully Reopen Your Motel After Lockdown

Reopening after a COVID shutdown presents unique challenges for owners and operators. It’s essential to do your due diligence before opening your doors and we've got Six game-changing business tips that will help you on the road to success.

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Top 5 Tips for Hotels Reopening After Lockdown

Whether you are in Lockdown Level 2 already or looking forward to Level 3, this means you may be reopening your hotel soon as the restrictions lighten. To help simplify the complex and eliminate the challenges we’ve put together our Top 5 Reopening Tips. 

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The Hotel Dispenser Movement Part 5 | The Experience

Small toiletry bottles and tubes have become a staple for the traditional hotel guest experience, but following heavy criticism around single-use plastic, many hoteliers are starting to phase these individual amenities out and are looking for alternatives. Astro’s Smart Care Bathroom Dispensers eliminate the use of single-use plastics and promote sustainability.

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The Hotel Dispenser Movement Part 4 | Availability

Hotel soap dispensers aren’t typically refilled which adds frustration to the overall guest experience. To eliminate this challenge Astro’s Smart Care Bathroom Dispenser System is simple for staff to maintain, easy to service, and are 100% reliable.

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The Hotel Dispenser Movement Part 3 | Hygiene

It's a soap dispenser, how unhygienic could that be? This is the question we get often and rightly, how can something that is meant to kill germs grow bacteria! The Smart Care system for Hotel  Bathrooms is extra-hygienic, 100% tamper-proof, eco-friendly and ensures guest safety.

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The Hotel Dispenser Movement Part 2 | Security

When using hotel bathroom dispensers in the guest room a common concern is around Security. How can visitors be sure that the previous guest hasn’t put something foreign inside the dispenser? Astro’s Smart Care System is 100% tamper-proof & theft-proof.

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Helping Hotels Support the Future of New Zealand at no extra cost...

Choosing the right bathroom amenities used to be an afterthought for hotels, but now it’s just as important as choosing the right bedding. With the competition to ‘wow’ guests turning fierce hoteliers Astro Hospitality established ‘Six For Good’ to do just that.

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Top 5 Hotel & Motel Trends in 2021 & Beyond

As we start 2021 New Zealand's hospitality industry is bouncing back from COVID-19 by implementing innovative trends that will evolve how hotels and motels operate in the future. If you want to get the keys to profitability and providing a superior guest experience check out our recent article.

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Astro Hospitality Webinar

We held our first webinar to help our clients through this challenging COVID-19 crisis. Watch the recording here.

100% FREE 15-20min webinar, covering strategies for a proactive & positive approach for NZ Accommodation Providers in these challenging times, during COVID 19.

Simply fill in your email address and we'll email you a link to view the recording of this webinar.

Nature Meets Tradition

Discover the best of past and present days with Naturals REMEDIES a vegan-friendly organic range.

Introducing Ascolia Trolleys

We are delighted to be launching a beautiful new range of housekeeping and room service trolleys from Ascolia in Belgium. The range includes trolleys for housekeeping, laundry, room service and Mini Bar.

The Hotel Dispenser Movement Part 1

In an article written by traveller Gary Leff a seasoned traveller, he expresses 5 concerns as a guest about hotels moving to bathroom dispensers from individual bottles and tubes. The first concern Gary raises is Authenticity, is what it says on the bottle true to the product inside?

New Zealands First and Only Hotel Showroom is Now Open!

New Zealand's First Hotel Showroom officially opened on the 7th of November, this space is purely dedicated to the hotel industry and is one of a kind!

 

Quest Supplier of the Year 2018

The team here at Astro are so proud to be nominated as the supplier of the year for Quest Apartment Hotels for the 3rd time, thank you Quest for your ongoing support, we love doing business with you!

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