Tag Archives: Car Rental

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 […]

Enterprise completes Discount Car & Truck Rentals acquisition in Canada | News

Enterprise Holdings has closed its acquisition of Discount Car and Truck Rentals, a Canadian company serving customers across the country. All conditions of closing have been satisfied, including receipt of a no action letter from the Canadian Competition Bureau. The acquisition includes all of Discount’s corporate-owned locations and the Quebec licensee’s daily rental businesses. Enterprise […]

Change of financial leadership as Hertz battles back from bankruptcy | News

Hertz has confirmed chief financial officer Jamere Jackson has resigned to pursue a new opportunity. He will remain with Hertz until September 11th to assist in the transition of his responsibilities. The company also today announced the promotion of Eric Esper to executive vice president of finance and chief financial officer. At the same time, […]

Europcar enhances rental delivery service in wake of Covid-19 | News

Consumer behaviour has irreversibly changed during lockdown, as Brits become a nation of home delivery experts. In direct response to this trend, Europcar Mobility Group has enhanced its ‘deliver and collect’ service, creating a new normal in the rental industry. As part of their group wide safety programme, and to support the ongoing focus on […]

Ubeeqo car rental service returns to London streets | News

After a short suspension during the Covid-19 lockdown, Ubeeqo has made its car club vehicles available again. The Europcar Mobility Group-owned company offers coverage across ten boroughs in London. “We expect Londoners will now be looking for reliable ways to travel in and outside of the city, whether for business or leisure,” said Patrick Cresswell, […]

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection in the United States | News

Hertz Global Holdings has filed for bankruptcy in the United States. The car rental giant is seeking chapter 11 protection as it seeks to reorganise its business in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The company said the impact of Covid-19 on travel demand had been sudden and dramatic, causing an abrupt decline in the […]

Stone appointed Hertz chief executive | News

Hertz Global Holdings has named Paul Stone president and chief executive, effective immediately. Stone, most recently executive vice president and chief retail operations officer, North America, with the car rental giant, has also been elected to the Hertz board of directors. Stone succeeds Kathryn Marinello, who plans to continue with the company in a consulting […]

Enterprise Rent-A-Car overhauls cleanliness commitment | News

Enterprise Holdings is seeking to reinforce its commitment to the highest standards of cleanliness in the car rental industry. The company has announced the implementation of its Complete Clean Pledge program across the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands. The pledge includes the company’s car rental operations, as well as […]

Europcar offers support to keyworkers with new programme | News

Europcar Mobility Group has launched the ‘Together’ programme to support the movement of workers in emergency service sectors in light of the Covid-19 crisis. As part of the programme, the group will also work in partnership with retailers and other businesses, offering a rental service of light commercial vehicles with drivers. This is designed to […]