Articles tagged “enterprise”

Business Travel

Enterprise Wants to Save Car Rentals Through Travel Tech

New acquisition Deem is well placed in the current climate, helping corporate travel agencies develop booking tools to navigate complex Covid-era trips. But can it keep up with demand?

Enterprise Wants to Save Car Rentals Through Travel Tech

Tourism

Travel Brands Getting the Biggest Boost From U.S. Stimulus Check Spending

New U.S. spending data suggests that some brands, such as Enterprise, Vrbo, and JetBlue, had a better first half of 2021 than their rivals. The travel industry as a whole should be grateful for the U.S. federal stimulus checks to consumers.

Travel Brands Getting the Biggest Boost From U.S. Stimulus Check Spending

Rental Cars

Avis and Hertz Struggle to Find Path to Car Rental Profit

Business still isn't great for Hertz or Avis, but at least they aren't hurting as much anymore. The next few quarters will prove whether they can burst out of a multiyear slump or will continue to muddle forward.

Avis and Hertz Struggle to Find Path to Car Rental Profit

Business Travel

ASTA Is Giving the Entire Travel Industry Advice on an Important Rebrand

The letter ASTA sent was over-ambitious and a little dramatic, but ultimately a smart move and way overdue.

ASTA Is Giving the Entire Travel Industry Advice on an Important Rebrand
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Hotels

Series Round-Up: Reimagining the Future of the Hotel Tech Stack

In this series round-up, Skift and Shiji Group look at the future of the hotel tech stack, how digital solutions and automation will fuel enterprise hospitality operations, and what this means for operators, employees, and the customer experience.

Series Round-Up: Reimagining the Future of the Hotel Tech Stack

Rental Cars

Enterprise Takes a Small Step Toward Driverless Rental Cars

Self-driving cars are coming faster than many people think, and Enterprise is smart to try and make this trend work for the company as early as possible.

Enterprise Takes a Small Step Toward Driverless Rental Cars

Airlines

Here Are the Travel Companies That Have Cut Ties With the NRA

We're having a moment. In the wake of the Florida school shooting, travel companies are abandoning the National Rifle Association and its assault rifle advocacy. History would tell us that no substantial reforms will come out of this. But perhaps student and corporate pressure will make things different this time.

Here Are the Travel Companies That Have Cut Ties With the NRA

Rental Cars

Wyndham and Car Rental Companies Cut Ties With National Rifle Association

Kudos to Wyndham, Best Western, Hertz and Enterprise for taking action to end ties with the National Rifle Association. We expect to be able to add more names to the list in coming days.

Wyndham and Car Rental Companies Cut Ties With National Rifle Association

Online Travel

Peek Acquires Zozi’s Assets in Further Consolidation of Tours and Activities Tech Sector

The market for software to tour merchants is fragmented without a single clear leader. Yet Peek now has an advantageous position, thanks to the acquisition of the assets of one of its chief rivals.

Peek Acquires Zozi’s Assets in Further Consolidation of Tours and Activities Tech Sector

Rental Cars

Founder of Enterprise Rent-A-Car Dies at 94

A real notable accomplishment: Enterprise made a name for itself as a rental car company that you didn't dread using, one that didn't hit you with fees until it hertz.

Founder of Enterprise Rent-A-Car Dies at 94

Rental Cars

Why Car Rental Giants Are Learning Lessons From Airlines

Companies like Avis Budget and Hertz are looking for leadership from the same people that helped return U.S. airlines to profitability, as ride sharing services drive prices down in the traditional car rental ecosystem.

Why Car Rental Giants Are Learning Lessons From Airlines

Rental Cars

4 Charts Showing Car Rental Companies’ Growth in 2015

Rental car companies saw improvements in revenue and fleet sizes during 2015 and probably feel optimistic about the U.S. economy's continued recovery and increased American travel projected for this year. But they should hold off on celebrating until they demonstrate how they'll make renting cars easier and more mobile friendly in a world where Uber is a frequent alternative to rentals.

4 Charts Showing Car Rental Companies’ Growth in 2015