Cox & Kings wins PATA Gold Award for Marketing Media - Consumer Travel Brochure (BR) category 29th, February 2012
Mumbai, 29th February 2012: Cox and Kings Ltd, the longest established travel company in the world since 1758 has won the PATA Gold Award 2012 in the Marketing Media - Consumer Travel Brochure (BR) category of the 2012 PATA Gold Awards for its entry, "Luxury Escapades".
The "Luxury Escapades" is a 5-book series of Luxury Group Tours and Custom Designed Journeys across the world. The five titles include Asia & The Pacific, Portrait of Latin America, Africa & The Indian Ocean, European Journeys and Australia & New Zealand.
According to a PATA spokesperson, "The judges were most impressed with the quality of the entry and, indeed, the overall high standard of entries submitted this year." This year's awards attracted 180 entries from 79 organisations and individuals worldwide.
The awards will be presented during the PATA Annual Conference on April 21, 2012 at the Royale Chulan, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
According to Karan Anand, Head-Relationships, Cox & Kings Ltd, "We are delighted to receive this high praise from the PATA Gold Awards Jury. Our Luxury Escapades brochure are indeed indicative of the high standard services expected from travellers that choose a luxury journey."
ABOUT COX AND KINGS LTD: (BSE: 533144 | NSE: COX&KINGS) Cox & Kings Ltd. (CKL) is the longest established travel company in the world since 1758. Headquartered in India, it is a premium brand that caters to the overall travel needs of the Indian and International traveller.
Cox & Kings operates across 4 continents and 25 countries through branch offices, subsidiaries, representative offices, franchised sales shops as well as through our global network of sales agents.
The company has 12 branch sales offices in India located in Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Indore, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kochi, Pune and Goa. The company has appointed over 150 franchisees across 20 states covering 70 cities. The company's extensive network of 185 GSAs and PSAs covering all major towns and cities of India enhances its reach.
Cox & Kings has subsidiaries in UK, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, UAE, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, Greece & Germany; branch offices in New York, Moscow, Maldives & Tahiti; & representative offices in Spain, Germany, Italy, France, South America, Sweden and South Africa.
The company owns Tempo Holidays Australia, East India Travel Company in North America, ETN in the UK and Quoprro Global Services Pvt Ltd,(visa processing), MyPlanet Australia Pty Ltd and Bentours International Pty Ltd in Australia. In September 2011, it also acquired Holidaybreak Ltd, UK-based education and travel company.
Cox & Kings is amongst the largest players with its range of specialist options. Innovative packaging, pricing and marketing have been the hallmarks of its success over the years. Among its many products are Leisure Travel- Domestic (Bharat Deko), Inbound & International, Corporate Travel, MICE, Trade Fairs, Visa Processing and Foreign Exchange. The Outbound Tours is segregated into Duniya Dekho (escorted tours), FlexiHols (customised tours), Luxury Escapades (unique & luxurious travel) & NRI (catering to Indians across the world).
Over the years the company has won many awards that stand testimony to its excellent service.