Car Hire News
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.
28th Feb 2008
Air Berlin and Europcar have signed an agreement which makes Europcar a new partner of Air Berlin's topbonus program.
7th Feb 2008
Europcar has signed a partnership agreement with leading Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways.
4th Feb 2008
Four out ten car hire customers plan to book an environmentally-friendly hybrid car in the next three months, a poll from car hire broker Holiday Autos shows.
25th Jan 2008
Car rental company Hertz is marking its 90th anniversary this year, with a 12-month celebration of special promotions and activities throughout Europe.