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Managing your fleet in today’s marketplace

The supply of equipment is tight with lead times out weeks or months and demand at an all-time high. As the pandemic progressed in 2020, many rental companies put their fleet purchases on hold while manufacturers experienced layoffs, furloughs and complex pandemic safety restrictions.

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After 59 years, Colorado rental operator says it’s time to retire

Linda Jones, CERP, can’t remember when rental was not part of her life. But this past March, after 59 years of serving the greater Westminster, Colo., area, Jones and her husband, Bob, decided it was time to retire and sell the business to Arapahoe Rental.

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Volunteers gather for inaugural Community Impact Project

More than 20 volunteers from six rental companies and two Cleveland area organizations joined together to take part in the inaugural Community Impact Project, a joint effort of the ARA Foundation and The Toro Company Foundation.

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ARA creates national ad campaign to raise rental awareness

The American Rental Association (ARA) is increasing rental awareness and promoting the value of renting equipment through a new national advertising campaign targeting DIY homeowners.

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Sunbelt expects to accelerate expansion

Sunbelt Rentals, Fort Mill, S.C., opened 29 greenfield locations in North America in fiscal 2021 and completed five bolt-on acquisitions in the fourth quarter leading into what the company is calling a Sunbelt 3.0 strategic growth plan.

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The Home Depot launches online rental reservations; opens new rental locations

The Home Depot, Atlanta, now is offering “Rent Online, Pick-up In Store” technology at its 1,300 rental locations. The company also has opened eight new Rental Centers.

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