London, 8th December 2011 – Europcar, the leader in car and van hire services in Europe has today been named for the second year in succession as the Van Rental Company of the Year by Van Fleet World. Key to the companys success is its focus on customer service, with a fleet and network that aims to make access to commercial vehicles immensely convenient for both private and business users.
This Award reflects Europcars sustained commitment to customer service, combined with driving innovation through the use of leading edge technology to make van hire a cost-effective and streamlined process said Ken McCall, Managing Director, Europcar UK Group.
Europcar operates the youngest commercial vehicle fleet in the UK market boasting over 5,500 vans, with an average age of 9 months. With vans for a wide range of needs available from over 130 locations across the UK, it can effectively meet the diverse needs of business and private users.
Our large van fleet and extensive network allows us to meet customer demand at all times continued Ken McCall. And that means we can ensure weve always got the right type and size van in the right place, providing motorists with convenience, choice, simplicity and quality as standard. This Award simply confirms what our customers already know that Europcar strives to anticipate and respond to commercial vehicle user needs in the most cost-effective and flexible way.
For further press information please contact the Europcar UK Press Office: Dominic Dennis, Arran Fano, Maddy Roles or Wendy Harrison on 020 8977 9132. Dominic@harrionsadler.com
About EuropcarEuropcar is the leading vehicle hire company in Europe, providing car mobility to 6 million customers. Through its franchisees and partners in over 150 countries, Europcar gives access to the #1 network in car hire. Europcar brand portfolio generated revenue of c.3.1 billion including c.2.0 billion Europcar group revenue. Supported by 6,600 dedicated staff and with long-standing local presence, Europcar facilitates the mobile lives of its customers around the world, offering them customised and innovative car mobility solutions. Winner of the first World Travel Award recognising the World’s Leading Green Transport Solutions Company, Europcar also was honoured with the Award in 2010, the second time it was presented. Europcar is a subsidiary of Eurazeo.For more information: www.europcar.co.uk