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

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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 […]

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A Fork in the Road for Avis

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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 […]

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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

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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 […]

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Avis Budget Group Acquires Turiscar Group in Portugal

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PORTUGAL, October 3, 2018 — Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR), a leading mobility solutions provider, today announced it has acquired Turiscar Group a well established, family-owned, car rental company in Portugal. The acquisition will see Avis Budget Group bring on board this leading organisation in Portugal with two distinct brands: Turiscar, a well-respected rental […]

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Avis Budget Group Partners With Lyft to Provide Drivers With On-Demand Access to Avis Vehicles

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PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR) today announced a multi-year deal with Lyft, the fastest growing ride hailing company, in which Avis will add thousands of vehicles to the Lyft Express Drive program in cities across North America. The partnership will make it easier for people to drive with Lyft without the […]

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Avis Teams Up with Luxury Retreats to Offer a New Standard in Travel

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PARSIPPANY, N.J., July 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Avis Car Rental today announced a deal with Luxury Retreats, acquired by Airbnb in February 2017, to be the official mobility partner of the full service villa rental company, which offers custom-designed trips of a lifetime, including the world’s finest homes, personalized concierge services and world-class hospitality. […]

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Avis Extends Partnership With Universal Parks & Resorts to Include Onsite Presence at Loews Hotels

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PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Avis, the Official Car Rental Partner of Universal Parks & Resorts, today announced the grand opening of five facilities located at Universal/Loews Hotels & Resorts properties in Orlando. Located at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Loews Royal Pacific Resort, the Hard Rock Hotel Orlando, Loews Sapphire Falls Resort […]