CMV announces Rotterdam fleet parade

Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) has announced preliminary details of the cruise line's first special fleet parade and regatta event, which will be held in Rotterdam on 28th August 2021. CMV’s seven ship fleet will come together for the parade, which is part of a [Read more...]

2020-02-28T20:23:21+00:00 February 28th, 2020|Marketing|

Carnival signs deal with Norfolk (Va)

Carnival Cruise Line (CCL) has signed a five-year agreement with the US City of Norfolk (Va). This deal will allow CCL to operate seasonal cruises from the Half Moone Cruise Centre through 2025. The announcement was made at a press conference by Norfolk Mayor, Kenneth [Read more...]

2020-02-28T20:18:09+00:00 February 28th, 2020|Marketing|

Hapag-Lloyd moves in with RCCL

TUI’s Hapag-Lloyd Cruises brand is to be integrated into the TUI Cruises joint venture with Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCCL), a structure that was established in 2008. By adopting this strategy, TUI Group and RCCL will further develop their luxury, expedition and premium cruise segment and [Read more...]

2020-02-12T14:36:37+00:00 February 12th, 2020|Marketing|

A-ROSA backs expansion with CLIA partnership

A-ROSA River Cruises has joined CLIA Australasia as a River Marketing affiliate. The partnership brings A-ROSA into CLIA Australasia’s wider cruise community, made up of cruise lines from around the world, as well as travel agents from across Australia and New Zealand and partners from [Read more...]

2020-01-27T23:23:50+00:00 January 27th, 2020|Marketing|

TUI assesses potential for further growth

TUI is evaluating its expansion options for Hapag-Lloyd Cruises outside of the traditional German-speaking countries. TUI said that it believed various expansion and financial models are feasible to support Hapag-Lloyd’s expansion. In particular, TUI is in discussions about joint venture structures, such as TUI Cruises. [Read more...]

2020-01-27T23:13:01+00:00 January 27th, 2020|Marketing|

Cruising continues to gain momentum

Some 32 mill people are expected to cruise this year, according to Cruise Lines International Association’s (CLIA) 2020 State of the Cruise Industry Outlook report, compared with an estimated 30 mill last year and 28.5 mill in 2018. In 2018, this figure sustained 1.2 mill [Read more...]

2020-01-13T10:45:38+00:00 January 13th, 2020|Marketing|