Enterprise Rent-A-Car Joins American Express, Plenti Credit Card Rewards

The new Plenti credit card from Amex allows card holders to earn and redeem points on their purchases with major U.S. brands, including Enterprise Rent-A-Car.


Zipcar Launches at American University

Under a new partnership, Zipcar will offer its car-sharing program on the American University campus in Washington, D.C.


Hertz Updates Fleet With Over 235,000 2015-MY Vehicles

The Hertz Corp. has updated its U.S. rental car fleet with over 235,000 2015-MY vehicles so far. Vehicles range from sedans to SUVs to luxury models from several brands, including Chrysler, Ford, GM, Hyundai, Nissan, Mercedes and Toyota.


How Rental Companies Stay Engaged on Social Media

Several car rental operators share details on what has helped them interact and stay connected with social media users.


2015 International Car Rental Show: Pushing the Boundaries

In its 20th year, the 2015 International Car Rental Show widened its tent and envisioned car rental's place in the transportation spectrum.


Which Social Media Channels Best Fit Your Company?

With a growing number of platforms to choose from, it's important to focus on those that can bring the most user engagement and brand recognition.


Avoiding Social Media Mistakes

When developing your company's social media plan, it's important to focus on user engagement and brand monitoring, as well as being open to professional guidance.


Car Rental Q&A: Tips for Starting a Company Blog?

A car rental operator asks for tips on how to start a company blog. Blogs can be a cost-effective way to drive traffic to your website, especially if you share the blogs through social media channels.


E-Z, Advantage Explain Dual-Brand Strategy

The officers of the new combined company expound on integration plans, growth strategy and parent company Catalyst's role.


Zipcar Expands to Seven More Airport Locations

Zipcar has expanded its carsharing service to seven more U.S. airports. With this expansion, Zipcar is now operating at more than 50 airport locations in the U.S. Canada and the United Kingdom.


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The Promise of Telematics for Small Fleets

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How Phil LeBeau Got it Wrong

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“Total Loss” Category Causing Unneeded Losses for Fleets

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