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2014-02-06 12:20:38

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) today announced the establishment of a Global Ports Committee as well as new regional committees in the Americas, Australasia and Asia in addition to the regional committee already operating in Europe. CLIA is now focusing more on engaging directly with port communities around the world both on operational and strategic issues. Port partners will now have increased opportunities to engage...

2014-02-05 12:24:58

Celebrates with Carnival #ChampionSHIPS Instagram Contest and Other Social Elements MIAMI, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnival Cruise Lines today announced it is the national cruise line advertiser of NBC's telecast of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, debuting a new marketing campaign featuring a tailored TV spot along with cinema and digital elements. The company will also provide other fun ways for fans to celebrate the season through social channels, including a Carnival...

2014-02-04 16:21:47

Shipboard events raise money for the global fight against cancer SEATTLE, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As a part of its ongoing cancer research fundraising and awareness program, Holland America Line will hold On Deck for a Cause events this week across its fleet of 15 ships in support of World Cancer Day. From Australia and Antarctica to the Indian Ocean and Caribbean, guests and crew around the world will gather on deck to make the walk amid glaciers, palm trees and the Panama...

2014-02-03 16:21:08

Line also named top in the 'High-Deluxe, 5-Star-Plus, Large Ships' category SEATTLE, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- World Ocean & Cruise Liner Society (WOCLS) members named Holland America Line the Best Overall Cruise Value 2013 for the 21st consecutive year in the publication's annual Best Cruise Value Awards. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130930/SF88951LOGO) Holland America Line also received top marks in the High-Deluxe, 5-Star-Plus, Large Ships category in...

2014-01-31 23:26:28

Ken Burroughs of UPS Freight Named Chairman of SMC³ Board of Directors Atlanta, Ga. (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 Ken Burroughs, Vice President, Corporate Strategy at UPS Freight, was recently named chairman of the SMC³ Board of Directors, succeeding Rob Estes of Estes Freight Lines. He assumed his duties as chairman at SMC³’s Jump Start conference in Atlanta, Jan. 20-22. In announcing the new chairman, SMC³ President and CEO Jack Middleton said, “I have had the...

2014-01-30 08:20:14

MOL Donates Transportation to Manila for Typhoon Haiyan Victim Aid LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Children's Hunger Fund has partnered with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines to send a sea container of food to disaster struck areas of central Philippines. The cargo shipment of over 42,000 pounds of food has received free ocean transport from Long Beach to Manila by MOL. "We are so very thankful to MOL for providing this transportation of protein rich meals to the families...

2014-01-28 12:21:17

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After being awarded a contract to deliver its A-PASS® Life Safety/Mustering Solution to Norwegian Cruise Line's (NCL) two latest Freestyle Cruise ships, the Breakaway and Getaway, Security Identification Systems Corporation (SISCO) is proud to see its standout product aboard the Getaway's upcoming maiden voyage. The 143,500 gross ton vessel will leave port on an extensive public relations tour prior to its maiden voyage with the...

2014-01-27 20:20:24

TINGLEV, Denmark, January 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eyeing vast new efficiencies in global fresh produce and fresh-cut flower transport, Maersk Container Industry (MCI) is now partnering with Boston-based technology company Primaira LLC to develop an air cleaning system in Star Cool Integrated refrigerated containers. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/64186-maersk-container-launch-new-technology (Logo:...

2014-01-23 16:20:50

FORT SMITH, Ark., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of three cents ($0.03) per share to holders of record of its Common Stock, $0.01 par value, on February 6, 2014, payable on February 20, 2014. Arkansas Best Corporation, headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas, is a freight transportation services and integrated logistics solutions provider. Through its various subsidiaries,...

2014-01-23 16:20:40

Champions Cruise with 15 guest finalists held aboard ms Nieuw Amsterdam Jan. 12 SEATTLE, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- During the Jan. 12 Champions Cruise aboard ms Nieuw Amsterdam, Holland America Line crowned guest Allyse Ishino of Santa Ana, Calif. the line's first "Dancing with the Stars: At Sea" Champion. Ishino, who represented ms Westerdam, triumphed over 14 other guest competitors to claim the title and take home the coveted Holland America Line's "Dancing with the Stars: At...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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