The fourth annual Hotel Show Saudi Arabia 2016 was officially inaugurated.
The show is being held under the Patronage of HH Prince Abdullah bin Saud bin Mohammed bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, chairman of the Tourism Committee in Jeddah, who was accompanied by Mohammad A Al-Amri, general manager, Jeddah and Makkah Province at the Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage (SCTH).
Exhibitors revealed exciting product launches particularly in the technology sector. Samsung launched a new hospitality management solution – LYNK HMS Solutions – which enables in-room smart TVs to act as a central control for guests to personalise room temperature, lighting and other factors, whilst the hotel can send personalised notofications. LG Electronics revealed ‘innovative display technologies’ including an 86 inch ‘Ultra Stretch’ seven-foot-long UHD signage display.
Other product areas on display include: interiors, lighting and design, operating equipment and supplies, HORECA, cleaning and laundry, food and beverage and other hospitality related sectors.