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DIGITISATION

Thanks to digitisation, we are living through one of the most technologically revolutionary periods in human history. The Internet of Things, Big Data, smart phones and cloud-based computing are transforming the way we live and work.

Forward-thinking rental companies are already taking advantage of the huge opportunities offered by these new technologies. These include opportunities to make our operations more efficient, improve customer service, and even to create completely new solutions to our clients.

"For a manufacturer like Caterpillar, being a member of the ERA is invaluable. The association provides us with great industry insights and we can also interact with key players in the rental industry and better understand the strategic challenges coming ahead. ERA allows Caterpillar to actively contribute to the development of rental in Europe and increase our credibility."
 

ERA CONVENTION 2021: SMART RENTAL AND INTERNATIONAL RENTAL EXHIBITION

ERA CONVENTION 2021: SMART RENTAL AND INTERNATIONAL RENTAL EXHIBITION

The 15th annual ERA Convention: Smart Rental has been rescheduled for 16 and 17 June 2021

Due to the spread of COVID-19, ERA's 2020 Convention has been rescheduled for 16 and 17 June 2021. The event will still take place at the MECC in Maastricht, the Netherlands,  alongside the International Rental Exhibition, which has also been rescheduled, and the 2021 European Rental Awards.  If you have already paid your registration fee for the 2020 Convention, you will have the option to keep your reservation fo (...)

ERA CONVENTION 2019

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HEADLINES AND NEWS

FROM Headline Stories

Why did some contractors suffer from the decrease during the coronavirus crisis, and others experienced the growth of their business?

October 21, 2020

Why did some contractors suffer from the decrease during the coronavirus crisis, and others experienced the growth of their business?
Surprisingly, some respondents who participated in the COVID survey claimed the coronavirus crisis had no impact on their business. Moreover, a small proportion of them reported an increase due to the crisis.

FROM ERA News

ERA estimates 10.4% rental drop in 2020

October 21, 2020

ERA estimates 10.4% rental drop in 2020
The European Rental Association is forecasting a 4.8% rebound in 2021, according to its new ERA Market Report 2020
FROM Industry News

GAM back at 90% of activity

October 22, 2020

GAM back at 90% of activity
Spanish rental company reports recovery in activity, desite almost 18% fall in revenues for first six months of 2020