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November 28, 2017
Europcar Group Adds New Franchises in Nine Countries

Europcar and its low-cost brand InterRent have opened new franchises in Israel, Lebanon, Rwanda, Senegal, Cambodia, Guatemala, Mali, Dubai, and Chile.

Green Motion Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Launched in 2007 in the United Kingdom, Green Motion currently operates in over 30 countries. Launches Platform for Independent Operators, an online car rental service, has announced the opening of Marketplace, which targets independent car rental companies. The online vehicle rental platform will first launch in the U.K. and expand to other countries within the year.

Avis Budget Selected as Choice Hotels’ Preferred Rental Partner

Under the multi-year agreement, Avis Car Rental and Budget Car Rental will promote their products, services, and offers to Choice Hotels International’s customers and franchisees.

How to Capture Millennial Renters

Millennials will one day constitute your largest customer base. Reaching them entails a diversified product offering, social interaction, streamlining the rental process, and marketing the experience.

Green Motion Holds International Conference, Rental Awards Ceremony

Green Motion’s 2017 international conference took place in the United Kingdom at the company’s international head office. The company’s annual car rental award ceremony followed the conference.

Drivy to Launch Carsharing Service in the UK

French peer-to-peer carsharing service Drivy has launched in London. It plans to expand across the U.K. throughout 2018.

Lurento Expands Luxury Rental Service to United Arab Emirates

Lurento, a European-based luxury car rental company, has launched its service in the United Arab Emirates. Customers can now rent luxury and sports cars in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

Enterprise Donates $30M to The Nature Conservancy

The Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation has announced a $30 million donation to The Nature Conservancy. The five-year donation helps support the nonprofit's long-term water resource management initiatives in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.

November 2017

Chris Brown
Chris Brown
Executive Editor
Auto Focus
Understanding The Fleetification of Everything

As fleet miles increase exponentially, and as new stratum of fleet enter both consumer and business use cases, the "founding fathers" who gathered at Fleet Forward in Miami last week have some work to do.

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Associate Publisher
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Chris Brown
Executive Editor
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