Roundup: Reselling Company, Airline Blankets, Sinemia Trouble, TWA Hotel at JFK, St. Regis Marrakech

This is a list of news from around the web which I came across in the last few days. I found these articles interesting and somewhat related to the travel and deal content you regularly see here at Danny the Deal Guru. Sometimes just interesting and not related at all, but I hope you enjoy them just the same. If you come across any interesting articles, please send them my way.
News Roundup

This millennial’s company makes millions buying from Walmart and reselling on Amazon

Sales have gone from about $3.5 million in 2017 to $6.1 million in 2018. Despite the sales increase, Grant has dialed back his own annual salary to around $60,000 to instead opt to reinvest profits into the business.  Read more here.

Here’s How Often Airline Blankets Actually Get Washed

Some airlines don’t bother to clean or swap out blankets between flights. That means you could be covering yourself up in someone else’s germs. Read more here.

Sinemia is demanding customers send 2 forms of ID to unlock their accounts

Some Sinemia customers were recently sent an email by the company demanding two forms of identification to “verify their identities to help keep Sinemia sustainable and affordable.” Read more here.

TWA Hotel at JFK Airport will open in May

The TWA Hotel will start taking reservations on February 14, in anticipation of a soft opening on May 15. According to developer MCR, the only way to book a room will be through the hotel’s official website. Rooms will start at $249/night. Read more here.

Marriott teams up with Kuwait Projects on St. Regis resort in Morocco

The St. Regis Marrakech, in central Morocco, should open in 2024, the joint statement published in Kuwait said, without disclosing the cost of the development. Read more here.

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