Partnerships

Avis Budget Group Partners with Verizon and Edison Interactive to Launch New All-in-One Digital Travel Assistant

Posted on

Strategic partnership powers an enhanced digital media experience for car rental travelers using Verizon’s nationwide 4G LTE network PARSIPPANY, N.J., Dec. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Avis Budget Group, in partnership with Verizon and Edison Interactive, today announced the launch of a new all-in-one digital travel assistant exclusively available to Avis, Budget, and Payless Car […]

Business News

Avis Budget Group Appoints Keith Rankin as President of International Region

Posted on

Avis Budget Group, the leading global provider of mobility solutions, has recently appointed Keith Rankin as President of the International region, which includes Europe, the Middle East, Africa (EMEA), Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Before his appointment, Keith was chief executive for the automotive division at Barloworld in South Africa – a licensee partner of […]

Partnerships

Avis Budget Group Partners with Otonomo to Unlock the Potential of Its Connected Car Data

Posted on

Otonomo will help optimize Avis Budget Group connected car data to realize new societal benefits, including smart city and traffic planning Avis Budget Group (NASDAQ: CAR) today announced a partnership with Otonomo, the leading automotive data services platform, to unlock new avenues for value creation from the data generated by its connected fleet. The fleet will cover […]

Partnerships

Budget Truck Rental and Fetch Partner on Integrated Fleet Services and Self-Serve, On-Demand Vehicles

Posted on

Download PDF Budget vehicles will be available for rent at select Orlando, Fla. locations PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Budget Truck Rental today announced a new partnership with Fetch, the self-service truck startup, which makes Budget trucks available for rent through Fetch’s mobile marketplace. Fetch users can rent Budget box trucks, cargo vans and pickup trucks by the hour, day or […]

Partnerships

A Fork in the Road for Avis

Posted on

Self-driving cars and ride-hailing services could make the car-rental industry obsolete—or create a huge opportunity. Here’s how Avis Budget is adapting. By Phil Wahba 6:30 AM EDT ARE THERE ANY EXPERIENCES MORE JOYLESS THAN renting a car at the airport? Cranky after a long flight, you clamber onto a crowded shuttle bus. Then you join the line […]

Partnerships

Avis Budget Group Partners With Brightline to Support Multi-Modal Transportation Company to make Avis and Zipcar vehicles available at train stations in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach to enable last-mile connectivity

Posted on

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR) today announced a mobility partnership with Brightline, the nation’s only privately owned, operated and maintained passenger rail service in the United States. Under the agreement, Avis Budget Group will expand its footprint in Florida to offer Brightline passengers and those living or working near […]