The hotel minibar is dying; long live the nearby convenience store

By Nan-Hie In, for CNNUpdated 8th April 2014
Launched in 1974 in a Hong Kong Hilton, minibars are losing out to convenience stores as guests choose cheap over easy.
Mira Moon in Hong Kong still offers bar items along a Chinese contemporary theme.
Mira Moon in Hong Kong still offers bar items along a Chinese contemporary theme.
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Unfortunately, this party's coming to an end.
Unfortunately, this party's coming to an end.
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We don't want them though, according to a TripAdvisor survey.
We don't want them though, according to a TripAdvisor survey.
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