Car Hire Firm Reports Drop

Major car hire firm Avis Europe has reported a drop in bookings for 2009 so far in comparison to last year. The numbers however were predicted by the company so have not come as a surprise. A drop in demand for European car hire was reported with Spain highlighted. Five percent of the companies’ workers ...

Extra Charge on Credit Card after Hiring a Car

Recent car hire customers in the USA have been left disgruntled after finding hidden charges added to their credit cards once their hire period had ended. The charges varied from cancellation fees to energy surcharges. It is believed that some companies have began to add these charges to alleviate losses been felt in the current ...

Free Car Rental ?

The car hire firm Avis plan to offer one and a half thousand free car rentals to UK small and medium sized businesses (SME’s) in order to help them achieve their goal to secure more business from abroad. Avis came on board following news that British Airways were to offer up to fifteen million pounds ...

Car hire news

5% of Avis Europe staff are expected to lose their jobs due to unsustainable costs. 315 workers will be affected as Avis close several rental outlets. Plans are afoot to move staff from its business head office in Middlesex to Bracknell. Avis and Budgets brands in Europe, Asia and the Middle East are currently run ...