Tagged Travel Industry
February 12, 2015
Online travel agency Expedia announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Orbitz Worldwide Inc., including all of Orbitz’s brands, for $12 per share in cash. This represents an enterprise value of about $1.6 billion.
January 28, 2015 in Rental Operations
Enterprise Holdings received two top honors at the 2015 Travvy Awards Gala, including Best Domestic Car Rental Company and Most Innovative Car Rental Executive Award.
January 12, 2015 in Rental Operations
At a recent awards ceremony in Auckland, Avis Car Rental was honored as "Leading Rental Car Company" by readers of Travel Digest, a New Zealand travel industry magazine.
December 17, 2014 in Rental Operations
Avis has announced that it has signed a new, multi-year partnership agreement with luxury destination club Inspirato. Under the partnership, Avis has been named Inspirato's exclusive rental car provider.
December 11, 2014
CarTrawler, an online global car rental platform, has partnered with Abacus International, a travel technology provider in the Asia-Pacific region. This partnership will offer more ground transportation and chauffeur driven services to travel agents.
December 10, 2014 in Rental Operations
The Hertz Corp. has been named as the “Best Car Rental Company of 2014” in three travel industry awards given by Business Traveler Magazine, Global Traveler and Recommend.
November 5, 2014 in Rental Operations
Enterprise Holdings and Sabre Corp., a technology provider to the travel industry, have renewed a multi-year agreement to sell inventory in the Sabre global distribution system.
October 14, 2014 in Rental Operations
Enterprise Rent-A-Car has been recognized as the 2014 “Most Admired Car Rental Company” by readers of The Beat, a travel business newsletter.
October 14, 2014
Tourico Holidays, a travel distribution company that contracts with travel providers, has expanded its network of Direct Connect car rental partners to over 18 branded chains, which cover more than 100 countries.
September 15, 2014
Avis New Zealand was recognized as the “Best Rent A Car Operator” at the Travel Agents Association of New Zealand (TAANZ) awards event.
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These trend lines were gathered from the Work Truck Show, one of the year’s key mileposts to take stock of the industry.
Digging deeper into the most recent public statements by Avis Budget Group and Hertz reveal direction on the market, including growing the deep-discount segment, ancillary sales drivers, Hertz’s ship-righting and Zipcar’s first franchise (you heard correctly).
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