Crystal and Signature Travel Network, two leading names in the travel industry, have announced a strategic partnership that will see Signature become Crystal’s first sales and marketing supplier. This move marks a new chapter in the long and successful history of both companies and signifies a commitment to providing travellers with the ultimate cruise experience.
Crystal, known for its exceptional ships and personalized service, is set to relaunch later this summer with two of its ships, the Crystal Serenity and the Crystal Symphony, offering planned voyages to destinations all over the world, from the Mediterranean to Alaska and everywhere in between. The company is thrilled to have Signature on board as its first strategic partner, according to Jack Anderson, President of Crystal. Anderson emphasized the important role that travel advisors play in the success of the business and the significance of having Signature, with its many successful and prominent brands, as a partner.
Signature Travel Network, with over six decades of experience in the travel industry, is equally excited about this partnership. Alex Sharpe, the company’s President and CEO, expressed his enthusiasm for the return of Crystal under the new ownership of Abercrombie & Kent. He highlighted the long-standing and successful partnership that the two companies had in the past and expressed his honour at being selected as the first strategic partner under the new ownership. Sharpe is confident that the partnership will be strong and will help to rebuild the business.
The partnership between Crystal and Signature is expected to offer travellers a seamless and exceptional experience. With the expertise of Signature’s travel advisors and the exceptional quality of Crystal’s ships and services, travellers can look forward to a truly unforgettable cruise. The company’s inaugural sailing, set to depart from Marseille on July 31, 2023, and the departure of the Crystal Symphony from Athens on September 1, 2023, is highly anticipated by travel enthusiasts all over the world.
In conclusion, the partnership between Crystal and Signature Travel Network promises to deliver a new level of excellence in the cruise industry. With a shared commitment to providing travellers with the ultimate experience, the two companies are set to make waves in the travel industry. Travellers can look forward to a truly exceptional cruise experience, with the combined expertise of two of the most successful names in the business.
WRITTEN BY: JILL WALSH