|* Data collected 12/02/13 - 12/09/13|
|1050 Caribbean Way|
Miami, FL 33132
Phone (305) 539-6000
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6201 15th Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11219
Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
1050 Caribbean Way
Miami, FL 33132
1441 Brickell Avenue, Suite 1100
Miami, FL 33131-2330
|12/08/10||Celebrity Cruises to Present More Avant-Garde Industry Firsts On Celebrity Silhouette and Celebrity Reflection|
|AquaClass Suites, The Lawn Club Grill, The Porch, The Alcoves and new Michael's Club concept among innovative new offerings
MIAMI, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --How do you make the best even better? Celebrity Cruises believes you break the rules, stay ahead of the curve, and provide what vacationers want most - often before they even say they want it. That belief is vividly reflected in the distinctive, luxurious, vacation-enhancing venues Celebrity will introduce on the fourth and f... |
|11/28/10||Royal Caribbean International's Allure of the Seas Inaugurated With a Naming Ceremony Maritime First and Surprise Godmother|
|DreamWorks Animation's Princess Fiona Becomes World's First 3-D Animated Godmothe
MIAMI, Nov. 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean International once again makes maritime history. At the official naming ceremony for the world's largest and most revolutionary cruise ship, Allure of the Seas, guests were enchanted when her larger-than-life godmother was unveiled - Princess Fiona. This is the first time that a 3-D animated character is the godmother of a cruise ship. The 3-D star o... |
|11/18/10||Celebrity Cruises Expands 'Celebrity Life' Onboard Activities Program|
|- Broadened Smithsonian Journeys speaker program to enhance destination experience in six key regions
- Celebrity Life program continues to evolve to suit vacationers' interests
MIAMI, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises is expanding Celebrity Life, its popular onboard activities program. Enrichment activities will grow in 2011 to include Smithsonian Journeys speakers on a total of 99 cruises in six popular destinations. Celebrity also is evolving the Celebrity Life pla... |
|11/17/10||Celebrity Cruises Honors Top Travel Agency Partners With Annual Awards|
|MIAMI, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises has announced its line-up of the best of the best among its travel agent partners for 2010. Agencies receiving top honors have earned the title of Partner of the Year, with one winner per region, one national account of the year, and two overall winners. Travel professionals are a crucial component of Celebrity's business, providing over 90 percent of Celebrity Cruises' bookings.
This year, Celebrity Cruises named both World T... |
|11/15/10||Celebrity Cruises to Significantly Expand 'Solsticizing' on Celebrity Infinity|
|Solstice Class-inspired venues to be joined by new AquaClass staterooms, Blu, Celebrity iLounge and Celebrity Suite verandas
MIAMI, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises coined the word "Solsticized" earlier this year, and brought its meaning to life for guests who set sail on CelebrityConstellation following an ambitious 15-day revitalization in April. During that time, Celebrity complemented the ship's already award-winning style and design with some of the most popular ... |
|11/11/10||Royal Caribbean International's Allure of the Seas Arrives at Port Everglades to Great Fanfare|
|World's Largest Cruise Ships Allure and Oasis Together for the First Time, Nov. 13
MIAMI, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean International's newest cruise ship, Allure of the Seas, the world's largest and most revolutionary cruise ship, arrived at her homeport of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., today, U.S. Veterans Day. Eagerly awaiting and celebrating the ship's arrival amidst thousands of U.S. flags were hundreds of onlookers, including Royal Caribbean executi... |
|11/10/10||MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: Royal Caribbean International's Allure of the Seas Arrives at Port Everglades on Nov. 11|
|World's Largest Cruise Ships Allure and Oasis Together for the First Time on Nov. 13
MIAMI, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --WHAT: Royal Caribbean's newest cruise ship, Allure of the Seas, the world's largest and most revolutionary cruise ship, will make her U.S. debut into her homeport of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Hundreds of eager onlookers, including Royal Caribbean executives, and participating community and non-profit organizations, will be on site to celebrate her... |
|10/28/10||Royal Caribbean International Takes Delivery of Allure of the Seas|
|Allure of the Seas Joins her Sister-Ship Oasis of the Seas as the World's Largest and Most Revolutionary Cruise Ship
MIAMI, Oct 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean International takes delivery today of the newest addition to the cruise line's fleet, Allure of the Seas, from STX Europe in Turku, Finland. With Captain Hernan Zini at the helm, Allure of the Seas will be departing Turku on October 29, 2010, starting the 13-day countdown to her U.S. debut into her homeport of Port E... |
|10/26/10||Royal Caribbean Reports a 55% Increase in Third Quarter Earnings, Increases 2010 Outlook and Comments on 2011|
|MIAMI, Oct 26, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) today announced a 55% year-over-year increase in third quarter earnings, provided higher earnings guidance for full year 2010 and commented on 2011.
For the third Quarter:
Third quarter 2010 net income increased 55% year-over-year to $356.8 million, or $1.64 per share.
Third quarter close-in bookings were stronger than expected while operating costs and fuel consumption were l... |
|10/21/10||Pop2Life Sets the Stage for 'The Allure of Taylor Swift' Onboard Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas|
|Creative Marketing & Promotion Company Presents Special Performance Onboard the World's Largest and Most Revolutionary Cruise Ship
NEW YORK, Oct 21, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --While global audiences eagerly await Taylor Swift's third album Speak Now, launching on Monday, Oct. 25, 2010, dedicated fans also can look forward to seeing Taylor Swift perform live onboard the world's newest and largest ship. The four-time Grammy(R) award-winner Taylor Swift will perform onboard Royal Caribbe... |
|10/21/10||Royal Caribbean Announces Opening of Its New School in Haiti|
|Completion and dedication of primary school for grades K- 5, educating more than 230 children per school year and hundreds of adults with evening vocational classes
MIAMI, Oct 21, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., one of Haiti's largest foreign investors for almost 30 years, today announced the completion of the L'Ecole Nouvelle Royal Caribbean - one of the first schools to be built in Haiti after the earthquake. The strategically located 6,500 square foot school co... |
|10/20/10||Celebrity Cruises and Miami Dolphins Team Up to Win Fight Against Breast Cancer|
|25 survivors to be honored on field and on stylish new 'Celebrity Eclipse'
MIAMI, Oct 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Two leading Miami-based organizations - one which entertains and energizes consumers on land, the other which entertains and offers restorative premium vacations at sea - have united in the fight against breast cancer. Top-rated premium cruise line Celebrity Cruises has teamed with the Miami Dolphins to raise awareness of the importance of finding a cure for the devastating... |
|10/19/10||Royal Caribbean To Hold Conference Call on Third Quarter Earnings|
|MIAMI, Oct 19, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10 a.m. Eastern time, Tuesday, October 26, 2010, to discuss the company's third quarter financial results. The call will be available on-line at the company's investor relations web site, www.rclinvestor.com. To listen to the call by phone, please dial (877) 663-9606 in the US and Canada. International phone calls should be made to (706) 758-4628. There is... |
|10/13/10||Pop Art Icon Peter Max to Celebrate Birthday on Celebrity Solstice|
|Guests have unique opportunity to purchase customized works created by Max; Various artists' works to be auctioned for Celebrity's Crew Welfare Fund
MIAMI, Oct 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --As holder of one of the world's largest corporate collections of contemporary art - including commissioned works holding large, live trees suspended within its sweeping, signature Grand Foyers -- and the first in the industry to offer self-guided art tours on an iPad(R), Celebrity Cruises is thrilled ... |
|10/01/10||Royal Caribbean Receives Top Recognition From InformationWeek Magazine|
|MIAMI, Oct 01, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean International received recognition for its innovative information technology initiatives onboard the global cruise line's largest and most revolutionary ship, Oasis of the Seas during last week's InformationWeek 500 Conference. Taking place in Monarch Beach, Ca. more than 500 companies were in attendance to discuss how technology innovation was being used to advance the agenda of business. During the awards gala, the cruise line was a... |
|09/23/10||Celebrity Cruises Celebrates Autumnal Equinox by Naming Fifth Ship In Widely Heralded Solstice Class Fleet|
|MIAMI, Sept 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --In light of the images of sun and shadow conveyed in the names of Celebrity Cruises' stylish Solstice Class ships, the world's top-rated premium brand is marking autumnal equinox by announcing the name of the fifth in its 'Xceptional' series: Celebrity Reflection.
"Selecting the name of the fifth ship in the class led us to reflect back on the significant impact the Solstice Class has had on the cruise industry," said Celebrity's President and ... |
|09/22/10||Royal Caribbean and USA Today Kick off 'Reporters at Sea: Family Style' Contest|
|Contest Invites Families to Try Their Hand As 'Reporters At Sea' Aboard Cruise Line's Newest Ship, Allure of the Seas
MIAMI, Sept 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --MIAMI, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Calling all families! Royal Caribbean International and USA TODAY announced today a search for America's best and brightest family to cover the unveiling of Allure of the Seas, which will share the title of the world's largest and most revolutionary cruise ship along with sister ship, Oasis of the ... |
|09/21/10||Celebrity Cruises Raises Another Glass to Its Guests' Love of Wine|
- Second annual onboard Wine Harvest Celebration to begin November 1
- Certain dates to highlight French food, wine and spirits
- Select sailings to feature debut of Beaujolais Nouveau
MIAMI, Sept 21, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Premium vacation brand Celebrity Cruises, employer of one of the world's largest staff of sommeliers, will illuminate its extensive onboard wine program later this year when it launches its second annual "Wine Harvest Celebration." Guests on Celebrity's cruises d... |
|09/16/10||Royal Caribbean Encourages Consumers to Shed Worker Self and Embrace Inner Vacation Self|
|Cruise Line's New 'Cruise Them or Lose Them' Online Game Offers Overworked Americans Chance to Win a Cruise Vacation for Two
MIAMI, Sept 16, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Each year, the "Worker Self" inside each American spends hundreds of hours racing to meet deadlines; monotonously filling out time sheets; and dreaming about going on vacation. Meanwhile, the "Vacation Self" is mercilessly begging to be released in search of an ice cold drink, the feeling of skin kissed by the sun and blis... |
|09/08/10||Allure of the Seas Debuts New Restaurants and Tantalizing Menus|
|Brazilian Steakhouse Completes the 24 Dining Venues That Cater to Any Craving
MIAMI, Sept 08, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Showcasing onboard experiences all her own, Royal Caribbean International's Allure of the Seas, the world's next largest and most innovative cruise shipdebuting in December 2010, will introduce new culinary concepts and tempting twists to signature Oasis-class restaurants. A Brazilian steakhouse will be a destination restaurant that comes to life for dinner service in ... |
|09/08/10||Royal Caribbean Names Managing Director of New Mexico Office|
|MIAMI, Sept 08, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced today it has named Gabriela Gonzalez Saul managing director for their operations in Mexico. In her position, Gonzalez Saul will lead the new office in Mexico, which will open in December 2010 to support the Sales, Marketing and Commercial Operations for the company's three cruise brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises.
"We are delighted to have Gabriela join our tea... |
|09/07/10||Royal Caribbean to Open Office in Mexico and Enters Preferred Distribution Partnership With American Express|
|MIAMI, Sept 07, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced today it will establish a dedicated corporate office in Mexico City in response to the increasing interest in cruising in Mexico. The new office will open in December 2010 to support the Sales, Marketing and Commercial Operations for the company's three cruise brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises.
American Express will continue representing Royal Caribbean in M... |
|08/30/10||Over-Worked Americans Give Up an Average of 459 Million Vacation Days Each Year|
|Now Is A Good Time To "Cruise Them Or Lose Them," Says Royal Caribbean International
MIAMI, Aug 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Over-worked, over-tired and stressed-out workers have one more thing to worry about this coming Labor Day - how many vacation days they could potentially be losing this year. And if The President of the United States, who just returned from a respite on Martha's Vineyard, can still find time, then shouldn't everyone?
The fact that people are not using all of... |
|08/23/10||Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Releases 2009 Stewardship Report|
|MIAMI, Aug 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has made available its second annual Stewardship Report, which highlights the company's industry-leading safety, security, medical/public health and environmental efforts. The 2009 Stewardship Report provides insight into Royal Caribbean's strategy in the areas of energy and air emissions, water and wastewater, waste and chemical management, community involvement and conservation, destinations and education. The report ... |
|08/23/10||Royal Caribbean Expands Relationship With Internationally Acclaimed Artist Romero Britto|
|Allure of the Seas to Feature First Britto Store at Sea
MIAMI, Aug 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --As Royal Caribbean International prepares for the December 2010 launch of Allure of the Seas, the world's next largest and most revolutionary cruise ship, the global cruise line continues to unveil surprising new features and amenities that will distinguish Allure from her sister-ship, Oasis of the Seas. After announcing an integrated partnership with DreamWorks Animations and Chicago: The M... |
|08/11/10||Contemporary Art and Ultra-Contemporary Technology Converge on the High Seas With Latest Novel Concept From Celebrity Cruises|
|Celebrity becomes first cruise line to present art tours on iPads
MIAMI, Aug 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Playing off the series of hip, high-tech "firsts" it has introduced in recent months, premium cruise line Celebrity Cruises is debuting the industry's first self-guided art tours on an iPad(R). Earlier this year, Celebrity introduced the first "Celebrity iLounge" - a modern lounge equipped with MacBook(R) workstations, a retail space featuring Apple products and accessories, and an ... |
|08/09/10||Royal Caribbean and The Culinary Institute of America Announce Winner of the Allure of the Seas Culinary Challenge|
|Maureen Brandt of Stillwater, Minn. Nabs Job as Chef de Cuisine for 150 Central Park Onboard Allure of the Seas
MIAMI, Aug 09, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --After hosting an eight week-long contest, which culminated with five intense hours in the competition kitchens at The Culinary Institute of America, Royal Caribbean International has found the next culinary superstar to lead the kitchen of the signature restaurant onboard Allure of the Seas, the cruise line's newest ship which will make ... |
|07/29/10||Celebrity Cruises' New Australia/New Zealand Voyages and Cruisetours Now Open for Bookings|
-- 36 ports in six countries
-- Limited-time special offers
-- New Cruisetours combine voyages with immersive land tours
MIAMI, July 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Travelers eager to experience Australia and New Zealand in Celebrity style can make their plans now, as bookings opened today for Celebrity Cruises' new lineup of exotic voyages in the land Down Under, complete with special offers available for a limited time.
Celebrity also has introduced a new slate of Cruisetours in A... |
|07/22/10||Royal Caribbean Reports Improved Second Quarter Earnings and 2010 Outlook|
|MIAMI, July 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) today announced improved earnings for the second quarter of 2010 and provided higher guidance for the third quarter and full year 2010.
Second quarter 2010 net income increased to $60.5 million, or $0.28 per share;
Business conditions have remained on target in each of the company's main markets while improved cost control has enabled the company to raise its earnings ... |
|07/19/10||Celebrity Cruises Presents Exotic New Voyages in Australia, New Zealand. Indonesia and French Polynesia|
|Inspired by guest demand, new itineraries feature 36 ports in six countries
MIAMI, July 19, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Like the iconic boomerang believed to have originated in Australia, Celebrity Cruises today announced plans to return to the region in 2011-12, with an enticing new series of vacations on Celebrity Century.
"This marks a significant expansion of Celebrity's diverse array of global vacation options," said Celebrity Cruises President and CEO Dan Hanrahan. "We're thrill... |
|07/14/10||Royal Caribbean to Hold Conference Call on Second Quarter Earnings|
|MIAMI, July 14, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10 a.m. Eastern time, Thursday, July 22, 2010, to discuss the company's second quarter financial results. The call will be available on-line at the company's investor relations web site, www.rclinvestor.com. To listen to the call by phone, please dial (877) 663-9606 in the US and Canada. International phone calls should be made to (706) 758-4628. Ther... |
|07/07/10||Royal Caribbean and The Culinary Institute of America Announce Finalists for Allure of the Seas Culinary Challenge|
|Voting is Now in Consumers' Hands to Help One Grad of Prestigious Culinary College Become Chef de Cuisine of Signature Restaurant Onboard Allure of the Seas
MIAMI, July 7, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean International has put a new twist on a job search to find the Chef de Cuisine of 150 Central Park, the signature restaurant onboard Allure of the Seas, the cruise line's newest ship which will make her debut in December 2010 and share the title of world's largest and most innov... |
|06/30/10||Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Names Michele Nadeem Vice President, Global Corporate Communications|
|MIAMI, June 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has named Michele Nadeem to the position of vice president, Global Corporate Communications. Nadeem is responsible for leading Royal Caribbean's overall global communication strategies and community relations efforts throughout all of its brands, and reports directly to the company's chairman and CEO, Richard D. Fain.
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|06/22/10||Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Names Dominic Paul Vice President and Managing Director for UK and Ireland|
|LONDON, June 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Dominic Paul is to become Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd's new vice president and managing director for the UK and Ireland, the company announced today. Currently Chief Operating Officer at Heathrow's second biggest airline, bmi, Paul will join the business in September 2010.
Paul's impressive career in business development and operational growth, spans national and international executive and board level posts within British Airways, Go Fly, easy... |
|06/17/10||Royal Caribbean Partners With Ecospec on Pilot Test of Emission Abatement System Onboard Independence of the Seas|
|MIAMI, June 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Furthering Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.'s commitment to reducing their greenhouse gas footprint by one-third per available passenger cruise day by 2015, the global cruise line today announced that it is partnering with Ecospec to install a pilot test of their CSNOx system on Royal Caribbean International's Independence of the Seas.
The CSNOx system was introduced by Ecospec in January 2009, and is the world's first abatement technology reported t... |
|06/17/10||Celebrity Cruises and Florida International University Put the 'Ship' in Internship With Groundbreaking Program Focusing on Design|
|Students from master's degree program to design venue on fifth Solstice-class ship
MIAMI, June 17, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises, the cruise brand known for designing award-winning, stylish ships with stunning onboard spaces that cater to the tastes of discerning cruisers, is tapping into a new resource: the fresh, eager minds of Florida International University (FIU) design students. Last week marked the start of a groundbreaking internship program focused on giving studen... |
|06/15/10||Celebrity Cruises' New 'Oceans Ahead' Program Offers Behind-the-Scenes Insight Into How Ships Work|
|New series centers on ship operations and sustainability
MIAMI, June 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises' stylish Solstice Class fleet has become widely recognized for its industry-first Lawn Club, exceptional design and service, spacious accommodations and award-winning dining experiences. But it also is a showcase of the brand's ongoing efforts to improve energy efficiency, reduce air emissions and water consumption, and increase recycling, all of which take center stage in... |
|06/10/10||Celebrity Cruises Pairs With Food Network To Present First 'Food Network At Sea'|
|'Designed for you' brand platform delivers palate-pleasing pairing
MIAMI, June 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises has long been recognized for offering award-winning cuisine, and in August, the brand will pair the top-rated megaship, Celebrity Solstice, with invitation-only events sponsored by Food Network and designed for culinary enthusiasts, through the first "Food Network at Sea" program.
"We are thrilled to have the opportunity to collaborate with Food Network to off... |
|06/07/10||Royal Caribbean Teams With The Culinary Institute of America to Find Chef for Signature Restaurant Onboard Allure of the Seas|
|"Allure of the Seas Culinary Challenge" Invites Grads of Prestigious Culinary College to Vie for Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity at Sea
MIAMI, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Things are heating up at Royal Caribbean International. After wowing the world with the debut of Oasis of the Seas last fall, the cruise line is preparing to do it once again this December with the launch of their newest ship, Allure of the Seas. The sister-ship to Oasis, Allure will share the title of world's la... |
|06/04/10||From the Big Screen to the High Seas: Royal Caribbean and DreamWorks Animation Unveil an Unprecedented Strategic Alliance|
|Stars of 'Shrek,' 'Madagascar,' 'Kung Fu Panda' and 'How to Train Your Dragon' to Delight Guests with Exclusive Entertainment and 3D Movies, Starting Onboard new Allure of the Seas in December 2010
MIAMI and GLENDALE, Calif., June 4, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Furthering Royal Caribbean International's commitment to providing guests with unparalleled vacation experiences, the global cruise line today announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Na... |
|06/01/10||Celebrity Cruises Adds Flavor to Already Robust Onboard Culinary Line-Up With New 'Savor Your Destination' Program|
|"Designed for you" brand platform inspires Celebrity Life expansion to include culinary-themed cruises
MIAMI, June 1, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises, the premium cruise brand known for catering to discerning cruisers' desire to enjoy stunning venue design, extraordinary service, world-class cuisine and enriching activities while at sea, is taking its Celebrity Life onboard programming to a new level. "Savor," the popular culinary-and-wine/spirits-focused pillar of Celebrity ... |
|05/27/10||Celebrity Mercury to Become Second Ship in TUI Cruises Fleet|
|MIAMI, May 27, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises' Celebrity Mercury will become the second ship in the fleet of TUI Cruises, a cruise brand established in 2008 through a joint venture between Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and TUI AG, tailored for the German market. The new ship, to be named Mein Schiff 2, will become sister ship to Mein Schiff (the former Celebrity Galaxy), which set sail in May 2009.
"Celebrity Mercury has been a cherished member of the Celebrity family since s... |
|05/25/10||Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Promotes Cruise and Hospitality Veteran, Michael Bayley to Executive Vice President|
|MIAMI, May 25, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Cruise and hospitality veteran, Michael Bayley, has been promoted to Executive Vice President, International for Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., the company announced today. Bayley will continue to drive the strategic international business development for three of the company's cruise brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises.
In his most recent role as Senior Vice President, International, Bayley was respons... |
|05/13/10||Royal Caribbean to Bring Signature Oasis-class Experiences to Life on Freedom-class Ships|
|Freedom of the Seas and Liberty of the Seas to Feature Popular Groundbreaking Innovations
MIAMI, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --After revolutionizing the cruise industry with the debut of Oasis of the Seas last fall, Royal Caribbean International continues to set the standard in guest experiences and satisfaction by introducing select Oasis-class amenities and features on the popular Freedom-class ships, Freedom of the Seas and Liberty of the Seas. Rolling out in early 2011, guests o... |
|05/13/10||Allure of the Seas Set to Entice Vacationers With Distinct Features and Experiences|
|3-D Movie Screens, Trendy Retail Stores and New Dining Offerings Aboard Royal Caribbean's Newest Ship
MIAMI, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --When she debuts this December 2010, Royal Caribbean International's Allure of the Seas will bring a refreshing new array of features and amenities to the high seas as the world's next largest and most innovative cruise ship. Following the announcement of Chicago: The Musical as the ship's signature Broadway production, Royal Caribbean is sharing ... |
|05/10/10||Newly 'Solsticized' Celebrity Constellation Sets Sail With Style|
|First of four Millennium Class ships completes eagerly anticipated refit
MIAMI, May 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises coined the word "Solsticized" in January, and yesterday, the meaning behind it became reality for guests embarking on Celebrity Constellation in Amsterdam.
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|05/07/10||Celebrity Cruises Celebrates Strong Caribbean Presence by Designing New Sweepstakes Highlighting Solstice-Class Ships|
|MIAMI, May 7, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The color blue has long symbolized serenity, sky, ocean and tranquility, and this winter, Celebrity Cruises is offering cruisers a wide variety of ways to escape the demands of everyday life and immerse themselves in blue - the deep blue waters of the Caribbean Sea, that is. With eight ships representing over 80 percent of its fleetwide capacity - including its three newest ships - sailing the Caribbean this winter, Celebrity has created the "Cruise t... |
|05/06/10||Royal Caribbean's Newest Ship, Allure Of The Seas, Steals The Spotlight With Chicago As Headline Show|
|Second Tony Award-Winning Broadway Musical Takes to the High Seas with Royal Caribbean
MIAMI, May 6, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --This December, Royal Caribbean International will once again make waves on the cruise vacation scene with the debut of the world's next largest and most innovative cruise ship, Allure of the Seas. As did sister-ship Oasis of the Seas, the arrival of Allure of the Seas will bring an unprecedented array of brand new features and onboard amenities, including one of... |
|05/03/10||Celebrity Cruises Designs Another Way to Quench Guests' Thirst for Ease, Convenience and Value|
|First premium cruise line to offer convenience of pre-cruise booking of new onboard beverage options
MIAMI, May 3, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Discerning cruisers have long applauded Celebrity Cruises for its award-winning ships' ability to deliver outstanding service, world-class cuisine and enriching activities in a stylish atmosphere. Now, inspired by its "Designed for you" brand platform and guests' positive response to being able to pre-book aspects of their cruise vacation such as sh... |
|04/28/10||Royal Caribbean Reports Better Than Expected First Quarter Earnings and Improved 2010 Outlook|
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MIAMI, April 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) today announced earnings for the first quarter of 2010 and provided guidance for the second quarter and full year 2010.
First quarter 2010 net income increased to $87.4 million, or $0.40 per share, compared to a net loss of $36.2 million, or ($0.17) per share in the first quarter of 2009. The results included a $0.39 per share gain from a previou... |
|04/26/10||Launch of Celebrity Cruises' Newest Ship 'Eclipses' Others|
|Newest Solstice Class ship named by courageous yachtswoman Emma Pontin
MIAMI, April 26, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --On the heels of her formal naming ceremony, Celebrity Eclipse today officially entered service, following pre-inaugural activities that "eclipsed" others.
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Just prior to being named on April 24, Celebrity Eclipse - the latest in a series of five stunning Solstice Class ships from Celebrity Cruises - replaced... |
|04/23/10||Celebrity Eclipse Returns From Repatriation Mission|
|Nearly 2,200 stranded travelers' wish to return home granted
MIAMI, April 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Eclipse, the latest in a series of five stunning Solstice Class ships from Celebrity Cruises, today returned to her homeport in Southampton, England, from Bilbao, Spain, where she had welcomed approximately 2,200 vacationers stranded by the travel disruption caused by the volcanic eruption in Iceland.
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|04/22/10||Celebrity Cruises Designs Diverse Portfolio of Warm-Weather Getaways in Winter 2011-12|
|Four Solstice-class ships to sail the Caribbean in a single season
MIAMI, April 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Hot on the heels of its recent announcement that all of its widely heralded Solstice-class ships will sail together in Europe in the summer of 2011, today Celebrity Cruises announced that the four stylish vessels also will glide through the waters of the Caribbean later that year and into early 2012. Cruisers can book most of Celebrity's 2011-12 winter cruises and cruisetours beg... |
|04/20/10||Royal Caribbean to Hold Conference Call on First Quarter Earnings|
|MIAMI, April 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE, OSE: RCL) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10 a.m. Eastern time, Wednesday, April 28, 2010, to discuss the company's first quarter financial results. The call will be available on-line at the company's investor relations web site, www.rclinvestor.com. To listen to the call by phone, please dial (877) 663-9606 in the US and Canada. International phone calls should be made to (706) 758-4628. The... |
|04/19/10||New Ship Celebrity Eclipse Swaps Launch Celebrations to Support UK Holidaymaker Repatriation Mission|
|MIAMI, April 19, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --New cruise ship Celebrity Eclipse has cancelled the first leg of her launch celebrations - scheduled to begin on April 22 - in order to assist U.K. travelers whose return from their Easter break has been halted due to the impact of ash clouds from the eruption of the Eyjafjallajoekull volcano in Iceland. Celebrity Cruises is working with U.K. tour operators to collect these stranded vacationers affected by the airport closures and subsequent fligh... |
|04/12/10||Celebrity Cruises' New Celebrity Eclipse to be Named by Courageous Ocean-Racing Yachtswoman|
|MIAMI, April 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Celebrity Cruises today announced the appointment of Emma Pontin, an inspirational UK-based yachtswoman, to serve as Godmother of Celebrity Eclipse, the third in a series of five stunning Solstice Class ships. Pontin will name the ship in Southampton, England, during the ship's formal naming ceremony April 24, which will conclude with a magnum of champagne, custom-made by The Corning Museum of Glass, commemoratively crashing against the hull of the... |
|04/08/10||New Ships in the Old World: Celebrity Cruises' Solstice Class Ships to Summer in Europe|
|Summer 2011 Europe and Alaska itineraries to open for sale, offering loyalty program members opportunity to be first to experience newest ship
MIAMI, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --For those who have swooned over Celebrity Cruises' stylish new Solstice-class ships since their introduction in 2008, the year 2011 will be the summer of love. Inspired by its new brand platform, "Designed for you," Celebrity Cruises has created a destination line-up for the summer of 2011 that will place ... |
|04/05/10||Celebrity Cruises To Present 'Celebrity iLounge' on Celebrity Solstice and Celebrity Summit|
|MIAMI, April 5, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Just two months ago, in a vivid reinforcement of its new brand platform, "Designed for you," Celebrity Cruises announced plans to introduce on Celebrity Eclipse - the third in Celebrity Cruises' stylish Solstice Class fleet of ships - the first "Celebrity iLounge." The announcement met with such positive response from guests, travel agents and press that today, the brand announced plans to introduce the hip, modern lounge on Celebrity Solstice and C... |
|03/19/10||Royal Caribbean Opens New Zealand Office in Response to Increased Interest in Cruising|
|Auckland, March 19, 2010 - Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE/OSX: RCL) has announced that it will open a dedicated office in New Zealand to cater to the increasing numbers of New Zealanders taking cruise holidays.
RCL has acquired part of Cruise Vacations, the Auckland-based general sales agent, which had previously represented the line’s cruise brands in New Zealand since 1990. This long standing and effective relationship has been instrumental in developing the business for RCL in this regio... |
|03/11/10||Celebrity Cruises Presents an 'Eclipse' That's Easy on the Eyes|
|MIAMI, March 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Conventional wisdom advises the use of special eye protection when viewing an eclipse. But none of that was necessary for the thousands of individuals who lined the banks of Germany's River Ems today to see Celebrity Eclipse embark on a fascinating adventure in cruising.
The third of five in Celebrity Cruises' stylish, $3.7-billion Solstice Class fleet, Celebrity Eclipse today made her first departure from the innovative Meyer Werft shipyard in P... |
|02/24/10||'Uniquely Unordinary' Dining Venue Debuts On Celebrity Eclipse|
|MIAMI, Feb 24, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The world's top-rated restaurants are often showplaces for art and design, and beginning April 26, in-the-know food followers can experience a new venue whose cuisine is an engaging combination of both. But they won't find it through MapQuest, and their GPS will find it tough to track, too...since it's moving. That's because the new restaurant, "Qsine," can be found only on Celebrity Eclipse, the third of five ships in Celebrity Cruises' stylish, $... |
|02/18/10||Celebrity Cruises Introduces 'Celebrity iLounge'|
|Contemporary new venue allows guests to 'stay social,' shop and learnMIAMI, Feb 18, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- With the launch of its new brand platform, "Designed for you," last month, Celebrity Cruises reinforced its commitment to delivering the ultimate combination of ship design, service, cuisine and programs for cruise lovers. And today, it announced plans for a new venue whose design, products and programming are sure to appeal to today's cruisers.
When Celebrity Eclipse - the thi... |
|01/28/10||Royal Caribbean Reports Better Than Expected Fourth Quarter Earnings and 2010 Outlook|
|MIAMI, Jan 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL; Oslo) today announced earnings for the fourth quarter and full year of 2009 and provided guidance for 2010.
Fourth quarter 2009 net income increased to $3.4 million, or $0.02 per share, compared to net income of $1.5 million, or $0.01 per share in 2008. The results were better than the company's previous guidance of a loss of approximately ($0.05) per share due to stronger than ex... |
|01/19/10||Royal Caribbean to Hold Conference Call on Fourth Quarter Earnings|
|MIAMI, Jan 19, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL; Oslo) has scheduled a conference call with analysts for 10 a.m. Eastern time, Thursday, January 28, 2010, to discuss the company's fourth quarter financial results. The call will be available on-line at the company's investor relations web site, www.rclinvestor.com. To listen to the call by phone, please dial (877) 663-9606 in the U.S. and Canada. International phone calls should be made to (706) 758-4628... |
|01/15/10||Royal Caribbean Cruises Provides Humanitarian Relief to Haiti After Earthquake|
|MIAMI, Jan 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Royal Caribbean Cruises, one of Haiti's largest foreign investors for almost 30 years, today announced its plans to provide at least $1 million in humanitarian relief to Haiti in response to the catastrophic earthquake in Port-Au-Prince. Royal Caribbean will be partnering with charitable organizations - such as Food for the Poor, Pan American Development Foundation, and the Solano Foundation, the company's foundation in Haiti - to provide addition... |
|01/11/10||Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Rolls-Royce Announce Pod Settlement|
|MIAMI, Jan 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL; Oslo) and Rolls-Royce announced today that they have reached a suitable and amicable resolution to the lawsuit regarding the Mermaid pod-propulsion system on Celebrity Cruises' Millennium-class ships.
When they were first designed and implemented, podded propulsion was a significant technological advance over traditional shaft propulsion, but it experienced a number of technical issues in the early years of... |
|01/08/10||Celebrity Cruises Marks 20th Anniversary With New Platform; Unveils Plan to Add Solstice Class Elements to Entire Millennium Class Quartet|
|MIAMI, Jan 08, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- New year. New look. New brand platform. Celebrity Cruises kicked off 2010 - and its 20th anniversary - announcing all this and more at a special event last night at Manhattan's Museum of Arts & Design.
"What better time than our 20th anniversary to celebrate Celebrity's history of award-winning service, cuisine, and our new, brand-defining Solstice Class?" said Celebrity's President & CEO Dan Hanrahan. "Everything we've offered over the co... |