Friday, September 27, 2013

Cruise News Daily Headlines for September 27, 2013

* Deja Vu Carnival-Style
During Carnival Corp’s conference call for financial analysts to discuss their third quarter results earlier this week, a recurring topic of conversation was the Carnival Cruise Line brand.

It’s no secret that this is a trouble spot for the company since the brand had a couple of high-profile incidents with their ships earlier this year that kept them in a very negative light at the top of the consumer news for a lengthy period. The company had bad news and some good news to report about the Carnival brand.

But it was something I noticed in the way they were reporting it early in the call that surprised me.

* Carnival to Grow at Barcelona
The Port of Barcelona announced an agreement today with Carnival Corp to build a new 107,000 square foot cruise terminal at the port.

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