July/August 2004


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Features

Driving E-Commerce on an International Scale

By Brad Rosenthal

When the growth of Thrifty’s Web presence called for a new enterprise content management system, the company selected Rhythmyx 5.

VIP's Transition to Seamless Connectivity, Total Pricing

By Cathy Stephens

The reservations provider has partnered with TSD to optimize its rental car clients’ online bookings.

The Call for Competition in Insurance Replacement

By Cathy Stephens

One company, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, has more than 85% market share. But competitors and industry software providers are stepping up efforts to challenge the company's dominance.

It’s Time to Ditch the Incremental Sales Stigma

By Ziad Khoury, Rick Zoppi and Mary Jane E. Wells

High-pressure sales techniques don’t fuel incremental sales. The truth is, the products genuinely add value to the customer experience and help build customer relationships.

 
 

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Another Ridiculous “Used Fleet Vehicle” Scandal

While media reports concentrate on the sting and the “outrage,” where’s the empirical evidence that fleet vehicles are less mechanically sound than vehicles sold from private owners?

Will IoT Herald a New Era in Fleet Efficiency?

With the ELD rule finally in effect, small fleet operators need to hunt for new efficiencies. In transportation logistics, Internet of Things (IoT) systems could have similar lasting impacts as telematics.

Will Cars Become Transportation Appliances?

The cars are still the stars, but this year’s L.A. Auto Show revealed an auto industry at a crossroads.

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