DTAG Continues Growth with Wis. Acquisitions

TULSA, Okla. --- Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group has acquired the Thrifty Car Rental operation in Milwaukee, Wis., and both the Dollar Rent A Car and Thrifty Car Rental franchise operations in Madison, Wis.

In Milwaukee, the acquisition includes the Thrifty location serving the General Mitchell International Airport, as well as a downtown location. The Madison acquisition includes both the Dollar and Thrifty locations at Dane County Regional Airport.

The acquisitions add approximately 465 vehicles to the company's corporate fleet. Terms of the transaction, effective June 1, were not disclosed.

Comment On This Story

Comment: (Max. 10000 characters)  
Please leave blank:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.

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

Why Do We Visit Capitol Hill?

Members of the American Car Rental Association met with U.S. senators, representatives, and their aides last week. Here’s why bringing the message to this forum matters.

The Customer Isn’t Always Right

Not caving to a customer with a blatant agenda may have consequences, especially for a small rental company that relies on stellar Yelp ratings to advertise. But business integrity must prevail.

The Truth Behind Compact Van Depreciation

Why are large van values holding up better than their compact counterparts, and will it last?

Job Finder: Access Top Talent. Fill Key Positions.