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The company cites positive pricing in the second half of 2017, moving to lower-cost de-fleeting channels, and the rollout of a new revenue management system. Full year results will be announced on Feb. 21.

This new addition to the online platform gives customers more options when renting a car in New Zealand.

January 22, 2018inRental OperationsRental Software

Customers can choose from three service levels: economy, business, and first class.

The travel comparison website found that the Republic of Cyprus had the lowest average daily car rental rate or any other country.

The new facility, Sixts first opening in 2018, is located in the airports new, on-airport consolidated rental facility (conrac).

Car sales in New Zealand jumped to a new high in 2017 due in large part to a boost in sales to auto rental companies.

An Amsterdam man faces felony charges after allegedly shoving a kiosk to the ground and damaging it.

City counselors determine that the car-sharing service is not violating clustering laws despite complaints.

Go Rentals will now offer premium car rentals to Flexjets private jet travelers under the new partnership.

The platform allows vehicle owners to rent out their cars when theyre not in use, much like Airbnb.

January 19, 2018inFleet AcquisitionRental Operations

Turo has more than 200,000 listed vehicles and 5 million total users.

The 1.8-million-square-feet CONRAC facility houses 14 rental car companies, a quick turnaround area for fueling, and approximately 2,600 ready/return parking spaces.

Careem offers a fixed salary, bonuses, and discounts with corporate partners.

myDriver is available on most BMI routes.

The Portuguese franchise is set to open in April 2018.

Members of the car rental companys head office attended the international trade show to meet with potential franchisees and supply partners.

The new location, opening today, is located in the car rental center at the San Antonio International Airport.

The pivot will occur 10 years after the brands initial launch.

The 2018 event features more than 40 hours of programming, including a keynote address from Alexander Sixt as well as seminar topics covering sexual harassment, cybersecurity and terrorism, the wholesale market, legal and legislative updates, and many more.

January 17, 2018inRental OperationsRental Software

Following CES, Aptiv CTO Glen De Vos hinted that the two tech companies are looking to bring the pilot program to a second market.

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Another Ridiculous Used Fleet Vehicle Scandal

While media reports concentrate on the sting and the outrage, wheres the empirical evidence that fleet vehicles are less mechanically sound than vehicles sold from private owners?

With the ELD rule finally in effect, small fleet operators need to hunt for new efficiencies. In transportation logistics, Internet of Things (IoT) systems could have similar lasting impacts as telematics.

The cars are still the stars, but this years L.A. Auto Show revealed an auto industry at a crossroads.