Category Archives: Taxi

Marriott Bonvoy partners with Uber in United States | News

Members of Marriott Bonvoy can now gain points when ordering food delivery on Uber Eats and requesting select Uber rides. Available across the United States, members who link their Marriott Bonvoy and Uber accounts in the Uber app will automatically start earning points on all qualifying transactions. Members will be able to earn up to […]

Japan Airlines partners with Uber | News

Japan Airlines (JAL) has partnered with Uber to offer select services via its app, starting April 1st. As part of the collaboration, the Uber icon will be displayed on the JAL app, allowing passengers to request Uber services from the arrival airport for a ride or to request food delivery services at their destination. The […]

Hertz Global unveils plans to relaunch this summer | News

Hertz Global Holdings has plans to leave Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the United States after nearly a year. Knighthead Capital Management and Certares Opportunities have committed to invest up to $4.2 billion to purchase up to 100 per cent, but not less than a majority, of the common stock of the fallen car rental […]

AXA Partners extends CarTrawler partnership | News

AXA Partners UK & Ireland has extended its partnership with Irish travel tech company, CarTrawler. The end-to-end technology platform expands airline and travel partners’ offering to their customers, including car rental, private airport transfer and ride-hailing services. Following a successful relationship spanning six years, the two companies have entered into a new long-term contract through […]

Sixt seeks to expand van rental internationally with new appointment | News

Sixt has added Daniel Marasch to the board of its new van and truck division as it seeks to expand the operation internationally. The company said it was responding to the increasing importance of the product sector and seeking to tap into new potential as part of its international growth strategy. The global mobility provider […]

Avis Budget Group makes two European appointments | News

Avis Budget Group has announced the appointment of Martin Gruber as its vice president, commercial and Laurent Sculier as managing director, central and western Europe. The moves come following a reorganisation of its International leadership team. Gruber has a longstanding career with Avis Budget Group having joined the global provider of mobility solutions in 1999. […]

Heathrow unveils plans for new vehicle charges | News

Heathrow is exploring a proposal to implement a forecourt access charge (FAC) for vehicles in late 2021 to prevent a car-led airport recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. The charge, expected to be around £5, is part of several revisions to a surface access plan as a result of the near collapse in passenger numbers and […]

Sixt expands into New Zealand with Giltrap deal | News

Sixt has appointed Premium Mobility Services, the car rental subsidiary of the Giltrap Group, as its franchise partner for New Zealand. The group is a leading company in the destination with over 50 years in the automotive market, providing an infrastructure that includes distribution, retail and vehicle financing. Sixt is one of the largest car […]

Sixt expands into New Zealand with Giltrap deal | News

Sixt has appointed Premium Mobility Services, the car rental subsidiary of the Giltrap Group, as its franchise partner for New Zealand. The group is a leading company in the destination with over 50 years in the automotive market, providing an infrastructure that includes distribution, retail and vehicle financing. Sixt is one of the largest car […]

Enterprise Rent-A-Car expands across Latin America | News

Enterprise Rent-A-Car brand has opened its first locations in Aruba and Panama, as well as 25 additional branches in Brazil. The new locations – which are already taking reservations – join the National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands in all three countries. Enterprise Holdings owns all three brands. The Enterprise Rent-A-Car branch […]