CSR leadership in the tourism industry: Starwood Hotels bans shark fin | The Insight Files | Scoop.it

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide announced Tuesday that, effective July, it will no longer procure shark fin in any of its nearly 1,200 hotels or 1,300 restaurants worldwide.

The company said it is now committed to completely eliminating the consumption of shark fin in all restaurants and food services across its global portfolio by year-end.

Starwood claims to be the first global hotel operator to take a strong stand on shark fin across its entire portfolio.