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Budget NZ, McDonald’s partner for travel competition
29 Sep 2021  

Budget NZ, McDonald’s partner for travel competition

Budget New Zealand is partnering with fast food giant McDonald’s for the annual McDonald’s Monopoly travel competition.


Marketing campaign aims to boost Avis car rentals
24 May 2021   /

Marketing campaign aims to boost Avis car rentals

The campaign aims to streamline booking processes and get people on the road quickly.


Motorhome owners reap rental income from domestic travellers
11 Mar 2021   /

Motorhome owners reap rental income from domestic travellers

Motorhome owners can earn decent income from renting out their vehicles to Kiwis, says Camplify.


STAPP doing exactly what intended: protecting jobs – THL’s Webster
1 Mar 2021   /

STAPP doing exactly what intended: protecting jobs – THL’s Webster

THL’s CEO Grant Webster says the STAPP is doing exactly what it intended – protecting jobs that were marginal and at risk.


JUCY collapsed owing $44m to ASB
17 Feb 2021   /

JUCY collapsed owing $44m to ASB

Colin Neal’s Polar Capital snapped up most of the group’s assets, which were valued at around $20m.


THL launches $79 per day ‘Do More Summer’ special
21 Jan 2021   /

THL launches $79 per day ‘Do More Summer’ special

Tourism Holdings is offering motorhome rentals for $79 per day for travel up until the end of March 2021.


Avis, Jucy, Princess Cruises win service awards
4 Dec 2020   /

Avis, Jucy, Princess Cruises win service awards

Rental vehicle operators Jucy and Avis New Zealand, as well as cruise line Princess Cruises, have been recognised in the Reader’s Digest Quality Service Awards 2021.


Surge in first-time campervanners forecast
26 Nov 2020   /

Surge in first-time campervanners forecast

A surge in first-time campervan users is predicted for this summer, says Quirky Campers NZ.


Rental car bookings surge in school holidays
29 Sep 2020   /

Rental car bookings surge in school holidays

Domestic demand for rental car bookings ahead of the September school holidays was up nearly 30% compared to the July school holidays.


Apollo to close NZ factory, manufacture RVs offshore
14 Sep 2020   /

Apollo to close NZ factory, manufacture RVs offshore

Apollo Tourism & Leisure is permanently closing its motorhome manufacturing factory in Auckland.


Better foreign driver checks may not have prevented fatal crash – TIA
10 Sep 2020  

Better foreign driver checks may not have prevented fatal crash – TIA

Tourism Industry Aotearoa says a tragic tourist’s driving accident might not have been prevented even if the vehicle hire firm had interrogated the driver more closely.


Avis Budget launches digital check in tool
22 Jul 2020  

Avis Budget launches digital check in tool

Avis Budget Group has launched Digital Check In, an online service enabling customers to spend less time at the counter when picking up a vehicle.


TOP 10, Tourism Holdings partner on pop-up camper network
7 Jul 2020   /

TOP 10, Tourism Holdings partner on pop-up camper network

TOP 10 Holiday Parks has teamed up with Tourism Holdings-owned Britz motorhomes to open a raft of pop-up motorhome branches across the country.


Apex launches $99pw car subscription service
1 Jul 2020  

Apex launches $99pw car subscription service

Apex Car Rentals has launched a car subscription service enabling customers to have a vehicle for as little as $99 per week.


THL guides FY20 profit fall of up to 37%
26 Jun 2020   /

THL guides FY20 profit fall of up to 37%

The operator says it has secured a $225m debt facility with its existing bankers.


Avis Budget launches new photo process for rentals
26 Jun 2020   /

Avis Budget launches new photo process for rentals

Avis Budget Group will enable customers renting in New Zealand to confirm a vehicle condition in real-time.


KiwiEx to stay in hibernation – Tourism Holdings
12 Jun 2020   /

KiwiEx to stay in hibernation – Tourism Holdings

THL’s recent RV promo received an “overwhelmingly positive” response but NZ rental revenue is still down 50%.


Covid claims another corporate casualty with rentals liquidation
10 Jun 2020   /

Covid claims another corporate casualty with rentals liquidation

National operator Maugers Rentals follows Methven Resort Hotel out of business.


Avis, Budget remove cancellation fees
2 Jun 2020   /

Avis, Budget remove cancellation fees

Avis and Budget Car Rentals have removed cancellation fees for booking made before 31 August 2020. 


140 jobs to go at Waitomo, KiwiEx, HQ – Tourism Holdings
27 May 2020   /

140 jobs to go at Waitomo, KiwiEx, HQ – Tourism Holdings

Around 140 staff will be affected by the proposed changes, says the operator.


THL slashes prices, softens terms to get Kiwis hiring
26 May 2020   /

THL slashes prices, softens terms to get Kiwis hiring

The operator has cut rentals to $29 per day to attract customers into its motorhomes.


CamperMate sees triple digit growth for month of May
22 May 2020   /

CamperMate sees triple digit growth for month of May

Roadtrip app CamperMate has experienced a surge in users over the past month with New Zealanders itching to get on the road, says chief executive Nick Baker.


Operators adapt as vehicle rental industry stays subdued – Westpac
21 May 2020   /

Operators adapt as vehicle rental industry stays subdued – Westpac

Plummeting demand for passenger and recreational vehicle rentals due to the tourism shutdown looks set to continue for quite some time, according to Westpac.


JUCY heist: 19 arrested, 69 vehicles recovered
30 Apr 2020   /

JUCY heist: 19 arrested, 69 vehicles recovered

Police have now recovered 69 of the 112 vehicles stolen from Jucy Rentals in South Auckland, resulting in 19 arrests.


Avis, Budget NZ offer $10 a day rentals
30 Apr 2020  

Avis, Budget NZ offer $10 a day rentals

Avis and Budget New Zealand are offering rentals to essential workers for a fixed price of between $10 and $15 per day.


Rental vehicle operators call out airports for ongoing charges
29 Apr 2020   /

Rental vehicle operators call out airports for ongoing charges

The Rental Vehicle Association says airports have an underlying moral obligation to moderate terms and conditions of contracts at a time of little or no income.


THL cuts labour costs by 60%, moves to exit Togo jv
6 Apr 2020   /

THL cuts labour costs by 60%, moves to exit Togo jv

A “significant number” of employees have been placed on leave, been furloughed, or have left, says the operator.


THL interim profit falls 25%, NZ tourism revenue drops
28 Feb 2020   /

THL interim profit falls 25%, NZ tourism revenue drops

Revenue from the operator’s NZ tourism businesses fell in the six months to December.


CamperMate to be “primary brand” for Outdoria – CEO
24 Feb 2020   /

CamperMate to be “primary brand” for Outdoria – CEO

Travellers to New Zealand may soon be able to use an Outdoria Group app when they have an urge for “voluntourism”.


Tourism Holdings: NPAT to fall 14% to $24m for FY20
7 Feb 2020   /

Tourism Holdings: NPAT to fall 14% to $24m for FY20

The operator gave the guidance in light of the “significant and uncertain events facing the tourism industry”.


Campervan rental company to refund $40k after ComCom inquiry
19 Dec 2019   /

Campervan rental company to refund $40k after ComCom inquiry

Campervan rental company Travellers Autobarn will refund more than $40,000 to consumers for paid vehicle damages following a Commerce Commission investigation. 


Europcar NZ extends EV initiative across major airports
6 Dec 2019   /

Europcar NZ extends EV initiative across major airports

Europcar Mobility Group NZ will offer its a low emission Electric Day Pass electric vehicle rental and share service for travellers around Auckland City, and to and from Auckland, Palmerston North, Wellington, Nelson and Christchurch airports.


Apollo hires former JUCY boss de Lautour
7 Nov 2019   /

Apollo hires former JUCY boss de Lautour

Apollo Motorhomes has appointed Andrew de Lautour as its new country manager for New Zealand.


JUCY drives away with new $285k annual lease
22 Oct 2019   /

JUCY drives away with new $285k annual lease

The Alpe brothers’ JUCY Group has negotiated a new six-year lease of a 1.34ha Helensville property the rental vehicle company has occupied since 2010.


Tourism Holdings: “Not satisfied with FY19 result”
27 Aug 2019   /

Tourism Holdings: “Not satisfied with FY19 result”

NZ rental, Waitomo businesses are highlights after a “difficult, disappointing” year in the USA.


Apex takes action on tourism’s “plastic bottle epidemic”
2 Aug 2019   /

Apex takes action on tourism’s “plastic bottle epidemic”

New Zealand car rental company Apex has formed a new partnership to tackle what they called a “plastic bottle epidemic in the tourism industry” by offering plant-based compostable water bottles.


Tourism Holdings to raise $80m, China’s CITIC joins board
24 Jun 2019   /

Tourism Holdings to raise $80m, China’s CITIC joins board

The operator announces a $50m share issue as it again downgrades its profit forecast.


THL: US performance “unacceptable”
28 May 2019   /

THL: US performance “unacceptable”

Fleet, people, and property reductions are planned to turn around falling US sales.


Tourism Holdings shares stabilise after profit downgrade sell-off
23 Apr 2019   /

Tourism Holdings shares stabilise after profit downgrade sell-off

Tourism Holdings’ share price has stabilised following a profit downgrade induced sell-off before the Easter break.


Tourism Holdings downgrades profit forecast
18 Apr 2019   /

Tourism Holdings downgrades profit forecast

The operator launches a “decisive” review of its US operations after deteriorating sales in that market.


GO Rentals expands in the south
17 Apr 2019  

GO Rentals expands in the south

GO Rentals has expanded in the South Island opening a depot at Dunedin Airport.


Thrifty plugs EVs into fleet
17 Apr 2019   /

Thrifty plugs EVs into fleet

Thrifty Car Rental has added EVs to its offering at Auckland and Christchurch.


TH2 launches online tourism marketplace
9 Apr 2019   /

TH2 launches online tourism marketplace

Tourism Holdings’ digital RV platform says it has created “Australasia’s largest dedicated marketplace for outdoor tourism”.


Tourism Holdings’ profit dragged by USA RV sales
26 Feb 2019   /

Tourism Holdings’ profit dragged by USA RV sales

The operator’s interim profit has fallen by almost a quarter because of a “challenging” North American market.


Car rental operators encouraged to sign COP
25 Oct 2018  

Car rental operators encouraged to sign COP

NZ car rental operators are being encouraged to sign the Code of Practice for Informing Overseas Drivers in the lead up to summer. 


Apollo: “Strong bookings” for 2019 prompts fleet expansion
24 Sep 2018   /

Apollo: “Strong bookings” for 2019 prompts fleet expansion

Apollo Tourism says motorhome booking numbers for the first half of 2019 are proving so strong in NZ that it will buy another 100 RVs to cater for demand.


GO Rentals rolls out NZ roads driving simulator
2 Aug 2018   /

GO Rentals rolls out NZ roads driving simulator

The simulators are designed to help visiting drivers adapt to the country’s roads.