When Michael Hay and Mark Anderson sat down at a kitchen table in 1988 to draw up an advertisement on a napkin, they could have never predicted that twenty one years later they would be hauling in awards for their efforts.  But that is exactly what happened as DriveAway Holidays was recently accepted into the […]

A downturn in travel, which has been caused by the global recession and concerns over the outbreak of the swine flu, has many companies in the travel business looking for creative ways to draw in customers.  This has led to Europcar, the largest car rental company in Europe, offering customers innovative, customized plans for car […]

Budget Car Rental, one of the largest car hire agencies in the world, recently announced its “Think Fast” program in an effort to lure customers over the next six weeks.  The car rental industry has been in a sharp downturn, as concerns over the global recession coupled with fears over the outbreak of the swine […]

Customers hiring cars from Europcar, which is the largest car rental agency in Europe, can expect to receive an all inclusive guide book at the beginning of each rental.   “Your Guide to a Smooth Journey” is the name of the comprehensive guide, which offers customers tips on how to get the most out of their […]

With concerns over the global recession and fear about the outbreak of the swine flu virus hurting the travel and tourism industry, some companies are looking for creative ways to draw in new customers.  One such company, Hertz Rent a Car has decided to change its long standing age requirements, in an effort to appeal […]

The global recession and concerns about the outbreak of the H1N1 virus have many would be travelers staying home this summer holiday season.  This is bad news for the tourism and travel business, with hotels and car rental agencies most acutely feeling the sting.  Companies like Europcar, the largest car rental company in Europe, getting […]

In an effort to support the unexpectedly high number of summer travelers, car rental leader Europcar is coming up with new and innovative ways to keep their customers.   The throngs of summer travelers have caught the industry off guard, as car hire shortages and price spikes have been reported all over the United Kingdom.    Kelly […]

Cliff Jacobs and Mark Goveia, longtime veterans of the hotel industry, have combined to make the Exquisite Card, which will offer hotel and car hire discounts to customers who are loyal to a particular brand.    The two hope the card will allow for easy access to the number of customers who do their own research […]

Enterprise Rent-A-Car, in an effort to expand its massive network of car rental agencies, announced it will be opening the doors of a new branch in Stansted Airport.  The location will add to Enterprise’s already giant network, which boasts over 325 locations, making it the largest in the UK. The opening will mean the car […]

Bank holidaymakers should book their car hire early or risk getting hit with price increases or shortages according to car hire agency Car Rentals UK.   The popular car rental comparison site is already reporting sell outs in popular destinations like Malaga and Alicante during these peak summer months.  As these shortages continue, customers can expect […]

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