Two Yellowstone Stores Recognized for Exceptional Sustainable Practices
05.31.2011

Two Yellowstone Stores Recognized for Exceptional Sustainable Practices

YELLOWSTONE, Mont. (May 27, 2011) –Yellowstone’s Lake and Tower General Stores, which are operated by Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, have been recognized by Yellowstone Business Partnership for their sustainability. The award was presented during the Yellowstone Business Partnership’s annual spring conference at Jackson Lake Lodge, in Grand Teton National Park May 23-25.
Delaware North Receives International Organization for Standardization Recognition for GreenPath® Progress
01.08.2011

Delaware North Receives International Organization for Standardization Recognition for GreenPath® Progress

Delaware North Companies is keeping its International Organization for Standardization (ISO) registration thanks to the results of independent audits at several managed properties. Three properties had zero noncomformances.

10.08.2010

Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services at Ft. Lauderdale / Hollywood International earns ISO 14001 Registration

Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services is believed to be the first airport concessionaire in the United States to achieve International Organization for Standardization (ISO) registration for its environmental management system.
04.26.2010

Niagara Falls State Park Named Top‘Green’ Destination in New York

Niagara Falls State Park topped New York’s top ten green travel destinations today by I Love New York, as part of the state tourism agency’s new “Green Heart NY” promotion initiative.
A New Shopping “Habitat” Debuts In Yosemite Village
04.21.2010

A New Shopping “Habitat” Debuts In Yosemite Village

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif., April 21, 2010 – Visitors to Yosemite National Park are invited to experience a brand new Habitat this spring with the debut of the Park’s totally environmentally-friendly store, located next door to Degnan’s Deli in Yosemite Village. With products ranging from tee shirts made from recycled plastic bottles and children’s games made of soy, to organic snacks and solar powered water bottles that double as flashlights, the new Habitat store offers a range of affordable gifts, clothing and outdoor gear in a completely eco-friendly retail environment.
YOSEMITE LODGE AT THE FALLS UNVEILS ECO-FRIENDLY GUEST ROOMS
04.21.2010

YOSEMITE LODGE AT THE FALLS UNVEILS ECO-FRIENDLY GUEST ROOMS

Yosemite Lodge at the Falls, a popular year-round lodging destination in the heart of Yosemite Village, unveiled today two prototype guest rooms on the cutting edge of environmentally-friendly interior architecture and design. The two rooms at The Lodge are the first of their kind in Yosemite National Park.

Delaware North Greets Earth Day with Sustainable Seafood Pledge
04.21.2010

Delaware North Greets Earth Day with Sustainable Seafood Pledge

Chefs and other culinary officials of Delaware North Companies are turning their attention to the water this Earth Day.
 
The global leader in hospitality and food service will pledge Thursday to refrain from using 90 percent of the fish and seafood species that are listed on the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch “avoid” list. A plan to address the remaining 10 percent will be drafted by year’s end.
Green programs work for employees at Fairgrounds Gaming & Raceway
04.19.2010

Green programs work for employees at Fairgrounds Gaming & Raceway

Dressing down at work will mean dressing up the neighborhoods of Western New York as workers at Fairgrounds Gaming & Raceway don their everyday digs to donate to a couple of green causes.
Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts Going Dark for Earth Hour
03.25.2010

Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts Going Dark for Earth Hour

On Saturday, March 27, at 8:30 p.m. local time, many Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts locations will join organizations, corporations, governments and hundreds of millions of people around the world to turn off their lights in support of Earth Hour, a global initiative aimed at drawing attention to the issue of climate change.
Delaware North on Board at Queen Mary
09.28.2009

Delaware North on Board at Queen Mary

Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts began operating the Queen Mary for five years beginning at midnight today.