Car rental consumer trends in france 2016

Conducted by the French Car Rental Syndicate CNPA, the study reflects 25,000 interviews run over 2016. Here are a some highlights. MARKET SHRINKED BY -13% DUE TO LOSS OF DRIVING LICENCE Overall, the French car rental market gets similar renting specifities over years. Anyhow, an interesting factor can be pointed out: overall potential market has shrinked by -13% due to…

Should “Zika” buzz impact car rental prices?

As usual, the media buzz has been concentrating over the new Zika disease to inform about risks (that are real) creating collateral impact on tourism. Our partner Forwardkeys released its Market insights last February and commented as follow: The slowdown began to emerge following a travel warning from the US government Centres for Disease Control and Prevention…

What the hell is this pricing tactic?

As any Revenue Manager in any industry, we are struggling to bring the most advanced intelligence in our analytics in the smartest way possible. Day-to-day demand drill-down computed with fleet constraints and market situation should give the Car Rental suppliers the most profitable output. But it is without taking into consideration human erratic misktakes and/or…

What is the car rental market size in 2020?

Based on a recent study released by Future Market Insight broadcasted by AutoRentalNews the worlwide car rental market will grow from an estimated 52 billion USD to 106 billion USD in 2020. The FMI report estimates that the global car rental market will therefore more than double in five years. Assuming that the US are currently the oldest and…

Best car rental loyalty program for 2014: Hertz first for the second year

For the second year in a row, Hertz’s Gold Plus won the 2014 award of best car rental reward and loyalty program in Americas, Europe, Middle East/Asia/Pacific. For the survey, thousands of registered FlyerTalk subscribers were questionned to nominate their favorite travel rewards programs in four main categories: best overall rewards programs, best travel reward program benefit…