'The travel advisor community is key to the success of our business and Signature’s members are many of the best in the industry. We look forward to welcoming the clients of Signature members onboard our exceptional ships when we relaunch later this summer,' Crystal President Jack Anderson said.
Unique brand loyalty
'We are very excited to see that Crystal is returning under the new ownership of Abercrombie & Kent,' said Alex Sharpe, president/CEO of Signature Travel Network. 'We had a long-standing successful partnership with the previous company, and we are honored to be selected as their first strategic partner under new ownership. Crystal’s brand loyalty is unique, and we look forward to rebuilding our business through what we know will be a strong partnership.'
Crystal Serenity’s inaugural sailing is scheduled to depart July 31 from Marseille, and Crystal Symphony is to embark Sept. 1 from Athens. Cruises are planned throughout the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, Canada and New England, Alaska, the Caribbean, the Panama Canal, Middle East, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.