Michael Schneider, managing director, international chauffeur system, SIXT, chats with Breaking Travel News at ITB Berlin. Discussing the growth of the brand, he here talks about the latest partnership with Oman Air.
Five major car rental companies have agreed to significantly review how they treat consumers thanks to a joint action from the European Commission and national enforcement authorities. Citizens will benefit from more clarity on insurance policies and tank refuelling options, more fairness when handling damages, and more price transparency.
Leading international mobility service provider Sixt has signed its first global partnership with the Expedia group. The agreement provides Expedia, Hotwire and CarRentals.com customers direct access to Sixt’s car rental fleet at more than 2,000 locations across more than 100 countries.
Sixt UAE has been conferred the prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) for its quality Limousine Service across the Emirates of Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The exclusive mobility service has been awarded not once but twice in the ‘Leading Chauffeur Company’ category.
Michael Schneider, Managing Director - Sixt Limousine Service
Sixt Group closed out a good first half year 2013 with business performance in line with company expectations. The international mobility service provider’s two business units, Vehicle Rental and Leasing, recorded revenue growth. Consolidated operating revenue for the first half year climbed 2.7% to EUR 704.3 million.
Sixt and airline Virgin America have launched a comprehensive partnership within the United States and Mexico that will create special benefits of bonus points and savings to loyalty members of both innovative companies. From now until September 9th, 2013, Elevate frequent flyer members will be able to enjoy an exclusive offer to rent premium Sixt car for only $49 per day in select Virgin Amercia markets.
Sixt Rent a Car has announced it will ring in the New Year with the next step in its ambitious expansion in the UK by launching an on-airport location at the world’s busiest single-runway airport, London Gatwick Airport. With over 4,000 locations in 105 countries, Sixt is the perfect fit to support the 92,650 passengers that pass through London Gatwick Airport every day.
The United States franchise unit of Sixt has confirmed it will launch an initiative to expand its network into the country. This is part of a wider effort on the part of the German car rental organisation to further internationalise its business.
Sixt AG, Germany’s largest car rental company and one of Europe’s leading mobility service providers, witnessed business perform in line with internal expectations during the first six months of 2012.
Sixt customers can now benefit from an improved range of services in Ireland.