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  • Changes and updates for Tables in Wonderland

    Four new dining locations at Walt Disney World are now accepting the Tables in Wonderland discount card. Those restaurants are: Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar at Disney Springs Jungle Navigation Co. Ltd. Skipper Canteen at Magic Kingdom Nomad Lounge and Tiffins at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 2017 Blackout dates for the Tables in Wonderland cards were also […]

  • Staff reduced at Walt Disney Imagineering now that Shanghai Disney is open

    Staff reductions have taken place this week at Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI), in a combination of voluntary departures and layoffs. According to the OC Register, “Voluntary severance packages were offered to senior staffers, those with longer terms of service or nearing retirement.” Also, as part of an ongoing reorganization under new company president Bob Weis, […]

  • Disney foot tracking patent to improve guest experience?

    Disney is always looking for ways to improve the guest experience, particularly in their theme parks. One way they may be doing this in the future involves a recently filed patent for a way to scan guests’ shoes and to use that data to customize theme park visits. This patent is “a system and method […]

  • Misfit named official activity tracker of runDisney

    Disney has named Misfit the official activity tracker of runDisney and ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Misfit produces “wearable and smart home products” that don’t need charging and are water resistant. Some of their brands include Ray, Shine 2, Flash, and Link. Misfit will be the presenting sponsor of this year’s Wine & Dine […]

  • SeaWorld sees decrease in attendance for second quarter

    SeaWorld Entertainment saw a 7.6 drop in attendance for the second quarter, largely due to a decline in Orlando tourism. SeaWorld Entertainment President and Chief Executive Officer Joel Manby said, “We have a Florida problem, not a SeaWorld Orlando problem.” The Central Florida area has seen a drastic decrease in tourists from Brazil in recent […]

  • “black-ish” to film season premiere at Walt Disney World

    The TV series “black-ish” will be filming its season premiere, an episode called “VIP”, at Walt Disney World this month. The series’ third season begins September 21. Anthony Anderson, star and executive producer, said, “I’m excited to return to Walt Disney World, this time to film with my TV family of ‘black-ish’ in hopes of […]

  • Disney introduces new family friendly messaging app

    Disney has released Disney Mix, a new chat app for kids, tweens and families. The app is similar to other messaging apps that are available, but adds the capability to play games, create memes, and share a variety of Disney stickers. Because of the community aspect of the app, kids can play the app’s interactive […]

  • Disney Cruise Line tops Harris Poll as 2016 Cruise Line Brand of the Year

    Disney Cruise Line has been named 2016 Cruise Line Brand of the Year in the Harris Poll. Last year, the top spot belonged to Royal Caribbean. Joan Sinopoli, vice president of brand solutions at Nielsen Holdings N.V. (owners of the Harris Poll), said, “Disney benefits from its ‘master brand’ equity, as well as its position […]

  • Disney Springs’ Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique offering discount

    Select guests booking a reservation at Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique reservation at Disney Springs will get a 10% discount through September 5. This discount is available for all Walt Disney World resort guests, annual passholders, Disney Vacation Club memb…

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