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.

ACE Rent A Car Opens at Cabo Airport

Operated through Mex Rent A Car, ACE Rent A Car has announced the opening of a new affiliate location serving Los Cabos International Airport.


Enterprise to Highlight Global Expansion at International Car Rental Show

Peter Smith, vice president of global franchising for Enterprise Holdings Inc., will present this session at the annual International Car Rental Show on Tuesday April 19.


Scottish Gang Suspected of Car Rental Sting

Police believe that a Scottish gang has set up fake companies to agree to rent high-end vehicles which are never returned. One rental business lost 200,000 pounds worth of luxury vehicles.


Atlas Car Rental Partners with Omega Rental Cars

Australian-based Atlas Car Rental has signed an affiliate agreement with New Zealand’s Omega Rental Cars.


Carzonrent Invests $20M in Self-Drive Brand

Mobility services provider Carzonrent has invested $20 million in its self-drive brand Myles.


Enterprise Expands in Latin America, Caribbean

Enterprise Rent-A-Car brand will add 22 new locations throughout Latin America and the Caribbean in 2016.


car2go Launches Full Service Despite Toronto’s Parking Regulations

car2go’s service in Toronto has been restricted because the city of Toronto hasn’t established regulations for parking carsharing vehicles on the street.


Auto Europe’s Reservation Manager Wins Award

Auto Europe’s Reservations Manager Erik Inman has been named Customer Service Manager of the Year by the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA). Auto Europe is a global car rental aggregator.

Read more... Partners with GOL Airlines, a Brazilian-based online travel agency specializing in car rentals, has partnered with GOL Airlines, one of Brazil’s air transport companies.


Self-Drive Voler Releases Android App

Voler, an India-based self-drive rental company, has launched a mobile application for the Android platform.


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$3 Weekly Car Rental Rates are Unsustainable

Better technology, education, transparency, and a way to show the correlation between price and customer service are needed.

A Seminal Moment for the Global Car Rental Industry

The 2016 International Car Rental Show convened the first meeting of association directors from around the world that represented an important step to communication, problem-solving, and idea-sharing between the groups.

For the Future of Car Rental, See China

The new “mobility service providers” in China (and India) may show us a world without rental counters first.

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