Business Study Resources – IHG Group
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC, informally InterContinental Hotels or IHG, is a British multinational hotels company headquartered in Denham, UK. IHG has over 766,000 rooms and 5,174 hotels across nearly 100 countries. Its brands include Candlewood Suites, Crowne Plaza, EVEN Hotels, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Hotel Indigo, Hualuxe, InterContinental, Kimpton Hotels and Resorts and Staybridge Suites. Of the 5174 hotels, 4321 operate under franchise agreements, 845 are managed by the company but separately owned, and 8 are directly owned.