We’re delighted to welcome Carl’s Van Rental as the newest Fetch partner!
Carl’s Van Rentals is family-owned and operated and has been providing the state of Florida with large capacity vans since 1994. Starting out as a used car lot just south of downtown Orlando, Florida, Carl’s Van Rentals had only a few vans, but slowly built a local reputation for having the best prices and service in Orlando.
Carl (yes there is really a Carl!) came up with the idea of opening a van specific rental company when his son’s Little League baseball team qualified to play in a State Championship game. The game wasn’t in Orlando and the entire team needed to go on the trip. After looking all over the Orlando metro area, Carl was unable to find any vehicles that could accommodate over seven people.
Since Carl was operating a used car dealership, he began to stock vans on his lot and in June 1993 started offering the vans for rent. Since then, we have expanded throughout the state of Florida serving most major metropolitan areas and a majority of Florida’s largest international airports.
We’ve partnered with Cameron Bethmann at Carl’s Van Rental to make their 9′ cargo vans available through Fetch Truck Rental. These trucks are now available to rent in the Fort Lauderdale and Jacksonville, with additional cities coming soon. With Fetch, renters can reserve these vehicles 24/7, with vehicle check-in and unlock completely automated through the Fetch app.
We have partnered with Fetch to be able to service the market better as more and more people want on-demand rental options. People these days do not like to talk to people or be bothered with making reservations, providing all the needed paperwork and meeting at certain times. With Fetch, people can rent when they need it, for as long as they need it with no need to ever talk to someone to do it. We look forward to growing our company with Fetch in this new market full of mobility options.
We’re excited to welcome Carl’s Van Rental as the newest Fetch partner. If you’re in the Fort Lauderdale or Jacksonville areas, and need a cargo van, we hope you’ll considering renting with Fetch and Carl’s.
We’re thrilled to announce a new addition to the Fetch team!
Ayanna Shaheed has joined Fetch as a customer support and operations associate. In her role, Ayanna will be assisting Fetch customers and fleet partners with support requests and general assistance. She will also assisting with projects around website design and software development.
Ayanna recently graduated from Georgia State University with a degree in Computer Science. We couldn’t be happier to have Ayanna join our team at Fetch, and she’s already made several significant contributions in helping create an even better experience for our customers and partners.
“Our customers are really the reason I look forward to coming to work every morning. When I pick up the phone, my mission is to make sure whomever is on the other end has an amazing experience renting with Fetch.
I’m always looking for ways to go the extra mile for our customers and partners.”
If you do speak with Ayanna or exchange an email with her, please give her a warm welcome. We hope you enjoy working with her as much as we already have.
Fetch is the first-ever truck-rental marketplace where truck owners can rent their own trucks without the hassle of a traditional rental-car business.
Have a pickup truck or van that you want to rent? Fetch makes it easy, and you could make up to $1,800 per month (per vehicle) by listing your truck with Fetch. And with the Fetch smart device, renters are able to check-in, unlock and return their vehicle completely on their own, without vehicle owners having to be involved in the rental process.
Want to start renting your truck with Fetch? It’s simple to get started:
What types of vehicles work best with Fetch?
What makes Fetch so great?
Why do customers love renting with Fetch? Fetch is the only self-service truck-rental company that enables anyone to rent a truck 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Renters are able to use their truck for as little as an hour or up to 30 days, and they can instantly reserve a truck through the Fetch website.
Fetch renters are able to monitor their time and usage directly through their Fetch account and can even extend their rental time with just a few clicks.
Truck owners love renting their vehicles through Fetch because of Fetch’s smart device and self-service technology. This means vehicle owners no longer have to be present to hand off keys to renters, and Fetch’s smart devices tracks all rental activity.
What are you waiting for? Start renting your truck or van with Fetch today.
Look out, Florida! Fetch is rolling south.
We couldn’t be happier to share the news that Fetch truck rental is now available in Miami! We’ve partnered with Green Motion of Miami and general manager Andrew Girges to make Fetch trucks now available for rent in Miami.
At Fetch, our mission is to make renting a truck effortless. Miami residents can now rent Fetch trucks and vans by the hour or day instantly through their smart phones. Fetch trucks are available instantly, there are no lines, and rentals start at just $15 an hour.
Fetch truck rentals are available in Miami at 4111 NW 27th Street. We hope to see you there whenever you need a truck!
We’re excited to welcome a new Fetch partner, Universal Body Shop.
Universal Body Shop is one of the best-reviewed auto collision ships in the Atlanta area and has been in business since 2010. Founded by Sergio Monzalvo, Universal offers a range of collision services, including paint and body repair.
Universal Body Shop often assists customers with arranging car rentals during the time that a customer’s vehicle will be out of service for repair.
Universal customers were often frustrated with having to drop their car off at Universal and travel to a different rental car location to pick up their car and then again arrange transportation between locations at drop off. Moreso, Universal also knew they were missing an opportunity to generate additional revenue by providing a rental-car service.
By partnering with Fetch, Universal Body Shop is able to offer its customers rental cars and trucks.
“By using Fetch’s software and platform, we’ve been able to operate our rental operation with only a few hours of time each week. The self-service technology lets our customers reserve the vehicles on their own schedules and lets our staff stay focused on our main collision business.”
“We’ve already been able to generate significant profit with Fetch, and we now want to grow our rental fleet to offer different size vehicles and price points to customers. Fetch makes operating our rental fleet so simple, and we’re very excited to continue growing this side of our business.” – Sergio Monzalvo, CEO of Universal Body Shop.
We’re thrilled to help Universal Body Shop’s team use Fetch’s self-service rental platform to add a rental component to their business, which is ultimately helping them provide a seamless experience for their customers.
Fetch truck rentals are now available to rent on-demand, 24/7, for as little as $20 per hour. With Fetch, you can rent a truck instantly using just your phone. There are no lines to wait in and you can return your truck or van rental 24 hours a day. Best of all, your Fetch truck is reserved just for you, which means your truck won’t be rented to someone else.
“With transportation models rapidly changing, we knew we needed to embrace modern, ‘on-demand’ technology in order to stay relevant. We found Fetch to be a great technology partner to help us implement our ‘self service’ cargo van rental model. I am excited to work with the Fetch team to roll this out across our entire fleet. Our vans are available 24/7 at fetchtruck.com in both Starkville and Tupelo,” Casey Skelton, CEO of One Source Enterprises, said.
We’re thrilled that Fetch is now a part of the communities in Tupelo and Starkville. Whenever you need a truck, whether it’s for just an hour or several weeks, we hope you’ll consider Fetch.
At last! Fetch trucks are now available in downtown Atlanta. You can now rent trucks from Fetch in the Atlanta neighborhood of Kirkwood.
This new location is managed by Alex Chu, a new Fetch partner. We’re thrilled to be able to provide truck and cargo van rentals to residents of Kirkwood and neighboring boroughs such as Grant Park, East Lake, Emory and Virginia Highlands.
Whether you’re moving into a new apartment, picking up furniture or transporting plants for a new landscaping project, Fetch is here to help. Pick up a truck any time – morning or night, for as little as $10/hour.
We hope to see you at our new Kirkwood location soon!
We’re thrilled to welcome a new fleet partner to Fetch, Alex Chu.
Alex has joined Fetch’s self-service marketplace to make his fleet of trucks in Atlanta available to rent.
Alex first discovered Fetch when he and his wife were moving in 2017.
My wife and I were moving, and the last time we moved, we used uHaul, so I did what anyone else would do: I searched on Google for a moving truck to see if someone else was running a special or had a deal, said Alex Chu. That’s how I stumbled upon Fetch. The app-enabled van rental was so easy, I had to give it a shot.
When Fetch launched its marketplace, enabling any fleet owner to use Fetch’s technology and begin offering self-service rentals, Alex knew there was an opportunity to offer trucks on Fetch within the city of Atlanta.
Living inside the perimeter, your only options are uHaul or Home Depot for truck and van rentals. I felt that Fetch was a superior service, and wanted to spread what I thought was the best and easiest van and truck rental experience around.
All of the studies on the future of car ownership are clear: cars will transition from being assets people own to becoming subscription-based products and on-demand services.
I see car ownership going the way of everything else. Subscriptions. And for those who don’t want a subscription, the on-demand world fills the void. Fetch fulfills that need. But, it also allows someone like me, who drives an “impractical” two-door car, not sweat it when I have to move a couch. Just grab a Fetch van for an hour or two, and you’re all set.
In the future, Alex hopes to continue helping eliminate the stress of moving and transportation.
I’d like to have a fleet of rental vehicles. Preferably partnering with some local businesses to ease their logistical needs so they don’t have to own a vehicle full time that they only use part-time, or less!
Today, we’re so excited to unveil the new Fetch marketplace – the first completely self-service marketplace for renting a truck.
For renters, Fetch is now the only mobile, self-service rental experience that lets renters avoid all of the hassles of a traditional truck rental agency, such as waiting in line or renting a truck after hours.
For fleet owners, the Fetch marketplace provides the easiest way to start or expand your own truck-rental business, using the Fetch platform to manage your fleet and generate new income.
Over the past 18 months of developing the Fetch platform with our own fleet of rental trucks, we’ve learned several surprising things:
With the new Fetch marketplace, we’re opening up the Fetch fleet management system, automated rental process and technology platform to any owner that wants to either build their own rental business or automate management of their existing fleet. Any owner in the United States is now eligible to list their trucks for rent on Fetch.
As part of our benefits for owners, Fetch will:
Entrepreneurs can start with as little as one truck, add their vehicle to the Fetch marketplace, and instantly generate income as Fetch connects you with local renters. And, with the Fetch platform, these vehicles are connected to Fetch’s fleet management platform, enabling a completely self-service rental experience so that owners to do not have to physically meet renters and hand them keys.
“For truck rentals, your only options are typically U-Haul or Home Depot. I felt that Fetch was a superior service, and wanted to spread what I thought was the best and easiest van and truck rental experience around,” said Alex Chu, a new Fetch partner and entrepreneur.
By listing vehicles on Fetch, owners can earn as much as $1,500 per vehicle every month. Unlike franchises that charge exorbitant startup fees, there’s no cost to launch your fleet on Fetch, and you can instantly start generating rental income.
Owners can list their vehicles with Fetch today. Don’t have trucks? Fetch can help you secure financing to build your own rental fleet.
We’re so thrilled to launch the new Fetch marketplace, enable a self-service rental experience for customers, and help entrepreneurs and fleet owners grow their business.
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