The deal brings the tour operator out of administration and means the safeguarding of all current and future client bookings. Through the acquisition of Cox & Kings, Abercrombie & Kent will continue to increase its presence in the luxury travel world.
As a heritage brand, with a loyal client database and excellent product portfolio, A&K believes the two companies complement each other to create a combined proposition that will grow the UK luxury travel market.
Founded by Geoffrey Kent and his parents in 1962 as a safari outfitter, A&K’s award-winning travel services now extend around the globe to more than 100 countries on all seven continents.
Abercrombie & Kent is expanding its 2020 portfolio of expedition cruises with Cruising the Baltic Sea: Copenhagen to St. Petersburg. The new package offers a comprehensive voyage that explores the cultures and complex relationships between Denmark, Poland, Lithuania, Sweden, Estonia, Finland and Russia.
Jonathan Cheung, chief executive with Abercrombie & Kent China, celebrates with Breaking Travel News as the company is recognised as Asia’s Leading Travel Agency by the World Travel Awards.
Abercrombie & Kent has announced James Treacy has joined the luxury tour operator to further develop its media and PR strategies in the UK.
Breaking Travel News talks to Abercrombie & Kent country manager for Vietnam, Lan Nguyen, about winning at the World Travel Awards and what it means to the company’s team around the globe.
Abercrombie & Kent has announced it will launch two new websites this summer. The two sites are designed to showcase the tour operator’s renowned worldwide reach and inspire clients through their wide ranging choice of safaris, cruises, beaches group tours, villas, bespoke and tailor made options.