Avis Budget appoints a new Alan Olivier-Smith as new UK general manager, the ORR confirms new CEO and Zap-Map expands its senior leadership team.
The latest news briefs including Avis introduces a new rental car package, Auto Windscreens becomes a member of the AFP and FleetMaxx Solutions opens a new office.
Car hire especially disadvantaged as lockdown measures forced rapid decline in leisure traffic.
Being at the cutting edge is central to Avis’ success, says Nina Bell, MD Avis Budget and Zipcar, UK and Scandinavia
Avis Budget Group has appointed Keith Rankin as its president of the international region, covering Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
Avis Budget Group has announced an agreement with Ford Commercial Solutions to connect around 14,000 Ford vehicles in Avis Budget Group’s European fleet.
Avis has revamped its rental app with new features, enabling customers to manage the car rental process with “complete control”.
Avis Budget Group and Continental have collaborated to equip Avis’ EU and US connected fleets with Continental’s Key as a Service (KaaS) technology.
Avis Car Rental UK is to sell its defleeted cars to dealers and trade buyers exclusively through a new online auction portal.
A significant knowledge gap in the understanding of connected and autonomous cars has been revealed in new research from Avis Budget Group.
Nina Bell, managing director of Avis Budget Group for the UK and Scandinavia, and Zipcar UK, has become the first female vice-chair of the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA).
Avis Budget Group has added 6,000 Peugeot, Citroen and DS vehicles to its European connected car rental fleet in Europe, with a further 5,000 cars expected later this year.
Avis Budget UK customers in Scotland will now be able to enjoy an increase in van accessibility, thanks to the acquisition of ACL Hire.
Budget Car and Van Rental is opening a new branch at Birmingham’s NEC.
The connected car has the potential to revolutionise the car rental industry, according to Avis Car Rental UK’s latest report.
Avis Car Rental has added the DS 5 to its fleet, with the car available to rent from a number of locations across the country.
Avis Car Rental, has extended its partnership with Miles & Miles, which operates luxury car rental brand Avis Prestige.
Avis Car Rental has won an award from the European Emergency Number Association for its role in raising awareness of the European emergency number 112.
Diversification and implementation of new tech are crucial to the company's fleet success, finds Stephen Briers
Small businesses, those that employ between 1 and 50 people, equate to nearly a third (30%) of the UK rental market, a survey suggests.
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