Originally Posted by colorcrazie
I got the info that Carnival owns DI from the manager of the on board jewelry shop. They were bragging that that made them the biggest diamond dealers in the world and that therefore they could offer the best price. So, I don't really know, just repeating what I was told. Oh, and this was on the Legend.
Not only doesn't Carnival own DI, they don't own the shops onboard. All the shops are contracted concessions.
However, all "recommended shops" do pay for the right to be designated "recommended shops".