Auto Rental News - September/October 2016

The Franchise Issue * * * *


* So You Think You Want to Become a Franchisee?

Car rental franchise veterans share their decision-making processes to become franchisees and common challenges to growing successful operations.

* Franchisor, Franchisee, and Vicarious Liability

In what ways can a franchisor be held liable for the actions of its franchisees?  We take a look at recent vicarious liability claims involving franchises in other industries that may inform car rental.

* Green Motion: Young, Niche, and Nimble

The franchise network with an eco-friendly focus is currently operating in 26 countries, including two U.S. state franchises.  Green Motion plans to grow through flexible technology, direct connectivity, and smart franchise partnerships.

* Questions to Ask Before Buying a Franchise

Considering a franchise investment?  Franchise Business Review shares insight on what to look for in a brand, typical costs associated with franchising, as well as questions to ask before signing the franchise agreement.


ACRA: Franchisees: A Call to Action

Car Rental Q&A: As a Franchisee, What Does the Franchisor Need From Me?


Editor's Corner                                Products and Vendor News

Digital Dashboard                            Rent Alert

Industry News - In Depth

Auto Rental News Magazine - September/October 2016