Miami FL, September 25, 2021 - Landry & Kling Global Cruise Services, the leading ship sourcing and logistics company for world events, floating accommodations, and long-term charter projects including workforce housing and disaster relief, today announced a new partnership with Inchcape Shipping Services, the global leader in port agency and marine services.
With global operations from over 240 offices across 60 countries, Inchcape is uniquely positioned to partner with Landry & Kling to provide turnkey services for ship charter clients. Their vast network of local agents will collaborate with Landry & Kling to deliver port operations intelligence, cost analytics, and port advice for ship charter clients around the world. In addition, Inchcape will manage all port operations and shoreside activities such as excursions and transfers for charter projects.
“We are excited to partner with Inchcape to use their exceptional port agent services while broadening our global capabilities of ship charter solutions. Together, Landry & Kling and Inchcape offer a powerhouse of capability to ship charter clients.” - Joyce Landry, CEO, Landry & Kling Global Cruise Services
As Inchcape’s strategic partner, Landry & Kling will leverage their global resources and strong industry relationships to source vessels for all ship charter proposals referred by Inchcape.
“Combining the expertise and global networks of Inchcape Shipping Services with Landry & Kling Global Cruise Services provides a unique opportunity to expand the scope of our portfolio of cruise ship services. The complementary skill sets of both organizations will ensure our cruise customers receive unparalleled operational excellence.” - Grant Holmes, Global VP Cruise Solutions, Inchcape Shipping Services
Since 1982, Miami-based Landry & Kling Global Cruise Services has provided ship solutions and custom logistics for cruise meetings and incentives, ship buy-outs, offshore vessel projects, and dockside ship charters for global government and sporting events. The company is an approved FEMA vendor and has assisted with numerous government contracts. Landry & Kling is an approved minority women-owned business, certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council. (WBENC).
Inchcape Shipping Services are global providers of port agency and maritime services, with 260 offices in 60 countries and a team of 3,000 professional and committed staff. Inchcape’s unique geographical footprint means it can offer customers a full range of services, delivered safely and with a consistent commitment to exceptional service, governance, and transparency wherever they are in the world.