Phoenix Reisen invests in more Resco systems

Rescompany Systems (Resco) has enhanced its partnership with Phoenix Reisen to develop a mobile ticketless excursion module. This system was designed to validate all shore excursion bookings on board. The application works offline to track each person on a bus or tour and can also charge walk-ins. [Read more...]

2021-03-26T23:24:52+00:00 March 26th, 2021|Technology|

Enhanced selling system launched

UK-based travel system specialist Inspiretec has unveiled new cruise selling technology. It has updated its trade selling platform having identified a need for better technology in the sector, the company explained. Inspiretec will introduce the new system in the spring and is aiming at a [Read more...]

2021-03-12T15:46:38+00:00 March 12th, 2021|Technology|

MSC newbuildings fit for the environment

Last month, MSC Cruises gave a technology update on its new ships. The line said that ‘MSC Virtuosa’ and ‘MSC Seashore’ are to be equipped with cutting-edge technologies that minimise their environmental footprint. In addition, the LNG-powered ‘MSC World Europa’ will join fleet in 2022, [Read more...]

2021-02-26T21:26:20+00:00 February 26th, 2021|Technology|

SES shipboard connectivity success

Four of the top five major cruise companies have signed long-term strategic framework agreements for services delivered over SES Networks’ O3b mPOWER communications system. Most of the agreements were agreed to 2026 and beyond, the company said. The services will enable enhanced connectivity on board [Read more...]

2021-02-26T20:52:40+00:00 February 26th, 2021|Technology|