Car Hire News
25th Jun 2008
Avis Rent A Car announced today that Barbara Brunet, a travel management professional with Travel and Transport in Manchester, N.H., will receive $5,000 as the grand prize winner of the "Avis Loves Travel Agents" promotion.
23rd Jun 2008
Ten years ago, long before sustainability and the environment became fashionable causes, Europcar opened an "environmental station" in Paris to address climate change.
20th Jun 2008
Environmental sustainability in car rental has taken a major leap forward after Europcar became the first European company to be awarded green certification.
17th Jun 2008
CarTrawler, the car rental distribution company, has issued its first Biannual Growth Trends Index which looks at key car rental statistics and performance indicators across the globe.
13th Jun 2008
Europcar UK Group has appointed Catriona Lougher as Consumer Marketing Director to spearhead a multi-million pound relaunch of Europcar into the UK leisure market. Her remit is to establish the brand as the UK market leader of car and van rental following Europcar's global alliance and merger with National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car in 2007.
11th Jun 2008
A survey of over 300 businesses by leading vehicle rental company, Europcar, has revealed the impact traffic congestion is having on an already struggling UK economy. Over 70% of businesses said that congestion is impacting the effectiveness of their staff travelling for work and 80% said they felt that congestion on the UK's roads is getting worse.
30th May 2008
Irish airline Aer Arann has signed an exclusive three-year contract with Hertz Europe. The new deal provides the airline's customers with access to special offers and the best available rates from Hertz Rent a Car in France, Ireland, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and the UK, the airline's destination markets.
29th May 2008
Aer Arann has signed an exclusive three year contract with Hertz Europe.
8th Apr 2008
PR and brand experience agency, Brando, has won a four way competitive pitch to secure the PR business for easyCar.com.
1st Apr 2008
Europcar has announced its full-year 2007 results with strong revenue growth, thanks to the acquisitions of Vanguard EMEA (National and Alamo Brands) and Betacar in Spain plus organic growth estimated at nearly twice the market rate.