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.


Car2go Brooklyn Exceeds 13K Members in First Month

After launching in Brooklyn last month, car2go North America LLC already has over 13,000 car-sharing members, marking it as car2go’s fastest growing market to date.

Read more...

Hertz Taps Former Airline Exec Its President, CEO

Hertz Global Holdings Inc. announced that John P. Tague has been appointed president and chief executive officer and to the company's board of directors. Tague previously served as the president and chief operating officer of United Airlines.

Read more...

Zipcar Brings Car Sharing to 40 More U.S. Universities

Partnering with Ford Motor Co., Zipcar has extended its car-sharing services to 40 new U.S. college campuses. Zipcar vehicles are now available on more than 400 campuses in North America.

Read more...

car2go Columbus Faces New Regulations

With car2go’s year-long pilot ending in Columbus, Ohio, the city has introduced new rules for the car-sharing company to continue its service.

Read more...

Enterprise Continues Global Expansion

Enterprise Holdings’ global expansion was specifically launched to better serve major corporate partners with cross-border travel needs and to capitalize on international business opportunities.

Read more...

Europcar Australia Accused of Unfair Contracts

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) alleges that a number of terms in Europcar’s vehicle rental contracts are unfair.

Read more...

Enterprise Expands into Scandinavia

Enterprise Rent-A-Car has appointed Greyfell Nordic as its franchise partner in Sweden and Norway to extend the Enterprise brand into Scandinavia.

Read more...

Avis Celebrates 40 Years in Turkey

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in Turkey, Avis Car Rental has grown from a travel agency with nine vehicles to 28,000 vehicles, 81 locations and a staff of more than 300.

Read more...

Operators Share Successful Marketing Campaigns

Eleven car rental operators provide details on marketing ideas that have helped them stand out in their local markets.

Read more...

Top 8 Reasons You're Not Making Money Online

When developing your company's online marketing strategy, it's important to focus on website content, email marketing and social media marketing.

Read more...
 
 
 
 
 

Newsletter: Sign up to receive latest news, articles, and much more.

Read the latest

Auto Focus Blog: A blog covering fleets, auto rental and the business of cars

5 Predictions for Car Rental in 2015

Next year’s mechanics hinge on plentiful new car supply and a softening used car market.

Premieres and Trends at the LA Auto Show

The 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show featured less green-speak and more driving excitement aimed at younger buyers. Get ready for more compact crossovers, as Mazda, Honda, Fiat, Volkswagen and Scion launch brand-new models next year.

Hertz’s Earnings News: Rapid Reaction

Hertz will be on an accelerated buying and selling schedule in the next six months. How might that affect the market?

Job Finder: Access Top Talent. Fill Key Positions.