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Mercedes to unveil new green technology concept car at Geneva Mercedes to unveil new green technology concept car at Geneva The stunning Mercedes F800 Style Concept with green-car technology will be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show next month, taking the CLS-Class vehicle to a futuristic new level. As an indication of what may be to come from Mercedes, limiting the environmental impact of its cars is high on the agenda.
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Microsoft named UK's biggest business brand
Microsoft named UK's biggest business brand
Microsoft has beaten Google to the prized top spot in the annual Superbrands survey, which names the 500 leading business brands in the UK. The growing influence of online brands is reflected, with more e-commerce and internet businesses making the list than in any previous year. » Read more
Latest ONS figures show a steady rate for marriages in England and Wales
Latest ONS figures show a steady rate for marriages in England and Wales
As couples across the UK look to the spring and start planning their weddings, new figures from the Office of National Statistics show that the number of registered marriages in 2008, the latest year for which data are available, is closely equivalent to previous years. » Read more
Lady Gaga sweeps up at the Brit Awards
Lady Gaga sweeps up at the Brit Awards
Wannabe stars of rock and pop gathered in London's Earls Court for the 2010 Brit Awards last night. A celebration of the British music industry perhaps, but it was an American - the pint-sized electro-pop diva Lady Gaga - who stole the show. » Read more
Bentley unveils new Continental Supersports Convertible
Bentley unveils new Continental Supersports Convertible
The great British marque is wowing critics with the Supersports Convertible, which has been described as a "fusion of extremes" - the ultimate in extreme performance, every day practicality and unrivalled handcrafted luxury. » Read more
The top five cars to watch out for in 2010
The top five cars to watch out for in 2010
Motoring fans across the UK are salivating at the prospect of this year's new models from the car industry, with a host of manufacturers preparing to put out stunning vehicles. We give you the top five cars to watch out for this year. » Read more
Proposed changes to UK speed limit would affect motorhome drivers
Proposed changes to UK speed limit would affect motorhome drivers
The Department of Transport has opened a consultation on motorway speed limits for vehicles that carry more than eight passengers. If proposed changes to the law go through, the limit for motorhomes will be reduced from 70mph to 65mph. » Read more
Expenses claim for limo hire lands BBC exec in hot water
Expenses claim for limo hire lands BBC exec in hot water
A newly released expenses claim shows that a top BBC executive paid £638.73 for one day's limo hire. That left many people scratching their heads and thinking he could have got a better deal at erento. » Read more
Japanese car industry woes continue as Honda recalls cars for airbag fault
Japanese car industry woes continue as Honda recalls cars for airbag fault
Following hot on the heels of the much-publicised Toyota recall, Honda has been forced to recall certain 2001 and 2002 models over safety fears. » Read more
Lamborghini comes tops for safety
Lamborghini comes tops for safety
Automobili Lamborghini was awarded a special prize for safety and social awareness at the first National Forum of Health and Safety in the Workplace, held in Bologna. » Read more
Porsche unveils new promo video for 911 Turbo
Porsche unveils new promo video for 911 Turbo
Porsche has ramped up its marketing effort for 2010 with an extended promo video showing off the stunning Porsche 911 Turbo. The film features both the Coupe and Cabriolet versions, giving drivers an all-round look at what they might rent in the coming year. » Read more
Online shopping this Christmas .. what the stats say
Online shopping this Christmas .. what the stats say
The UK retail industry is predicting the highest online spend in history this festive period, with British consumers expected to spend £8.9 billion on e-commerce websites. We give a round up of some recently published statistics indicating a bumper year for online business. » Read more
Wild Stretch Limos scoops gong -
Wild Stretch Limos scoops gong
Kent limo hire company Wild Stretch Limos has beaten off competition from across the UK to win the national award for Best Customer Service at the Transport Brokerage Awards ceremony. » Read more
Shortage of rental cars predicted this Xmas
Shortage of rental cars predicted this Xmas
Christmas is peak season for car hire across Europe and industry insiders are urging consumers to book early to avoid disappointment. » Read more
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International Rental News gives 10 predictions for construction industry in 2010
After a brutal year for the construction industry, industry watcher Chris Sleight says business will gradually improve through 2010. » Read more
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Stunning new Rolls-Royce Ghost unveiled in Dubai
Rolls-Royce chose the Dubai International Motor Show this week to debut its new Ghost model in the Middle East. Watch a video from Dubai on eRentalNews. » Read more
ROWHIRE LETS YOU BUY AS YOU RENT
ROWHIRE LETS YOU BUY AS YOU RENT
Rowhire rent two top quality bits of fitness equipment - an indoor cycle and a rowing machine. » Read more
City Furniture Hire joins the erento marketplace
City Furniture Hire joins the erento marketplace
erento is delighted to partner with City Furniture Hire, which offers one of the widest selections of rental furniture in the UK. Hiring is fast becoming a preferable alternative to purchasing furniture outright and whether you're catering for five or 500, CFH provides it all. » Read more
Event Hire expands business in 2009
Event Hire expands business in 2009
Since Event Hire was established in May 2005, it has quickly become one of the leading suppliers of quality furniture and catering equipment to the Event and Hospitality Industries. Clients range from major marquee contractors, event organisers, hotel groups and local authorities to private individuals. » Read more
Plant hire receives boost as construction industry comes out of recession
Plant hire receives boost as construction industry comes out of recession
Government figures indicate that the construction industry is no longer in recession after a boost in public sector work. Figures from the Office of National Statistics show construction ouput rose by two percent in the third quarter of 2009 compared with the previous year, with quarter on quarter growth signalling the end of recession for the industry. » Read more
Rent Your Rocks has been asked to do the Jewellery for the XFactor final this weekend
Rent Your Rocks has been asked to do the Jewellery for the XFactor final this weekend
RENT YOUR ROCKS® is the ground-breaking new concept in online fine diamond jewellery hire. » Read more
Well Dressed Table Honoured catering equipment supplier
Well Dressed Tables Honoured catering equipment supplier
Well Dressed Tables received the honour of being chosen as the catering equipment hire company for the reopening of The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford. They provided catering equipment hire alongside Benugo Catering at the event. » Read more
Getaway Campers - the specialists for flexible and budget oriented camper hire experiences
Getaway Campers – the specialists for flexible and budget oriented camper hire experiences
Getaway Campers specialise in European camper hire. They know and love their business like no one else. Over the years their dedicated staff have travelled the world from Afghanistan to Uzbekistan and many other countries in between, therefore they know exactly what camper-travellers are looking for. » Read more
Motorhome Hire Company based in Peterborough now offering Self drive hire insurance service
Motorhome Hire Company based in Peterborough now offering Self drive hire insurance service
A1 Motorhome Hire is a family run business based in Peterborough hiring out luxury motorhomes throughout UK at competitive prices. England is yours to explore within easy distance for more adventurous holidays in Europe. » Read more
Pump hire soars as UK battered by extreme weather -
Pump hire soars as UK battered by extreme weather
The UK is steeling itself for more bad weather after last week's record rainfall, with new flood warnings issued in 17 locations across Britain. On erento, the number of enquiries for submersible pumps and other equipment for cleaning up after the floods is on the increase. » Read more