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Enterprise Rent-A-Car expands across Latin America

Enterprise Rent-A-Car expands across Latin America

The car rental giant has opened its first locations in Aruba and Panama, as well as 25 additional branches in Brazil. The openings are all part of an ongoing expansion in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Gatwick to charge for curbside drop-off

Gatwick to charge for curbside drop-off

Gatwick will introduce a charge for vehicles using the forecourt to drop off passengers from next year. The revenue raised will help the airport continue its recovery from the Covid-19 crisis.

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection in the United States

Hertz files for bankruptcy protection in the United States

The car rental giant is seeking chapter 11 protection as it seeks to reorganise its business in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Hertz said the impact of Covid-19 on travel demand had been sudden and dramatic, causing an abrupt decline in the revenue.

Stone appointed Hertz chief executive

Stone appointed Hertz chief executive

Hertz has named Paul Stone as chief executive, effective immediately. The decision comes after the company narrowly staved off bankruptcy earlier this month, striking a deal with lenders after missing debt payments.