Rental Operations

There are many rental operations factors that go into running a car rental company effectively and efficiently. This channel covers all rental operations including vehicle cleaning and maintenance, marketing, training, franchising, front line performance, operator profiles and car sharing.

Avis Budget Promotes Two Executives to Senior Leadership

Avis Budget Group's Gerard Insall has been named executive vice president and chief information officer (CIO) and Ned Linnen has been appointed executive vice president and chief human resources officer (CHRO).


Enterprise Recognized for Leadership at Travvy Awards

Enterprise Holdings received two top honors at the 2015 Travvy Awards Gala, including Best Domestic Car Rental Company and Most Innovative Car Rental Executive Award.


Luxury Rental Company to Open in Beverly Hills

Luxury Line Auto Rental will be opening its newest location in Beverly Hills. Its luxury rental fleet includes vehicles such as Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini and Bentley.


Hertz Wins Best Rental Company Award

The Hertz Corp. received the award for Best Car Rental Company at the 2015 Business Travel Awards held in London on Jan. 19.


Avis Opens 12th Location in Singapore

Avis Car Rental has opened its 12th location in Singapore. The new facility is located at the Orchard Hotel.


Audi unite Provides Group Car Sharing

In Stockholm, Audi unite allows up to four people to share a car for up to two years. Insurance and maintenance are included in a monthly fee each driver pays.


Chinese Car Rental Companies Permitted to Offer Chauffeur Services

The Ministry of Transport in China is now allowing car rental companies to offer chauffeur services through their online platforms.


Green Motion Expands to Latvia

U.K.-based car rental company Green Motion has announced that it will open several locations in the European country of Latvia. The company provides low carbon-dioxide car and van rentals.


Autorent Named Best Rental Brand in UAE

Autorent Car Rental LLC, a car rental company based in UAE, was named "Best Car Rental Brand of 2014 in UAE" by the Global Brands Magazine Awards.


Avis Added to Mobily Loyalty Program

Mobily, a Saudi Arabia-based mobile telecom service, has added Avis Car Rental as a new partner in its Neqaty program.


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Confessions of a Renter — Me

Mind you, I never took the CDW to be able to play smash-up derby with a rental car, nor did I rob a bank with one. But there are stories.

New Calif. Diesel Regulations — Got Compliance?

If you’re running 20-year-old fleet vehicles in California, you may be faced with replacing those vehicles. Fleets have until Jan. 31 to file for an extension.

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