Thrifty Car Rental announced expansion plans for the opening of its retail locations in Fujairah City Center and Mercato Mall. In line with the new openings, the company also announced an increased in its business in the first half of the year by 14% year on year.
The strong car rental market in the UAE has urged Thrifty Car Rental to expand into 2013, increasing its fleet size to up to 17000 vehicles with a goal of further increasing its presence in the UAE malls.
Rahul Singh, general manager, Thrifty Car Rental UAE said: “Malls remain a key focus for us to grow the Thrifty brand in the UAE. Malls contribute up to 30% of our short term rental business, and this is only set to grow as we further expand.”