January 8, 2014
This business writer took the plunge into peer-to-peer car sharing. Was it worth it?
Tags: peer-to-peer, FlightCar
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, January 8, 2014 12:00 AM | » Comments(2)
October 23, 2013
Of course, I stood up in the ballroom of 200 and refuted the notion. But then I got thinking.
Tags: car sharing, car2go, peer-to-peer, RelayRides, Enterprise CarShare, Hertz 24/7, AutoShare
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, October 23, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(6)
June 12, 2013
The issue highlights the need to balance business fairness and consumer protections with the need for competition and to allow new business models to succeed.
Tags: airport rentals, airport fees, peer-to-peer, FlightCar
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, June 12, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
March 7, 2012
On the eve of his peer-to-peer car-sharing company going national, Shelby Clark answers questions on security measures, insurance claims, regulation compliance and changes to the business model.
Tags: liability, Zipcar, car sharing, peer-to-peer, HiGear, RelayRides
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, March 7, 2012 12:00 AM | » Comments(1)
January 9, 2012
The theft of exotic cars due to lack of proper security controls brings up insurance, liability and quality concerns regarding the peer-to-peer model. Sometimes it’s not so smart to cut out the middleman.
Tags: Vehicle Theft, car sharing, peer-to-peer, luxury rentals, crime & fraud, company shutdowns
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Monday, January 9, 2012 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
December 19, 2011
What roles will independent car rental companies, car dealers and car-sharing technology play in the car rental industry in 2012? And will Hertz deal anew for a Dollar Thrifty merger?
Tags: Hertz, car sharing, rental rates, Advantage Rent A Car, independent operators, used car prices, peer-to-peer, Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Monday, December 19, 2011 12:00 AM | » Comments(1)
September 23, 2010
Owning a fleet is so 2009. Welcome to the new neighborhood car rental.
Tags: Whipcar, RelayRides, car sharing, peer-to-peer
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Thursday, September 23, 2010 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
July 21, 2010
Technology is making possible peer-to-peer car sharing, “fleet sharing,” one-way rentals and getting more use out of pool vehicles.
Tags: Zipcar, car sharing, car2go, peer-to-peer, one-way rentals, GPS
Author: Chris Brown | Posted @ Wednesday, July 21, 2010 12:00 AM | » Comments(0)
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