Avis Buying Zipcar In Deal Worth Nearly $500 MillionAvis is leaping into the car-sharing service business by buying Cambridge-based Zipcar for $491.2 million.
Car Sharing Gains PopularityWith gas prices on the rise, some people are looking to cut the costs of getting around. They’re saying goodbye to car ownership, and hello to car sharing.
ZipCar Stock Takes A HitZipcar, which went public last year, is finally profitable and reported Tuesday that it had a good fourth quarter.
Business Headlines: Crumbs Coming; ZipCar's Deal With BostonThe gourmet cupcake chain Crumbs is coming to Boston.
Zipcar Planning Expansion Into EuropeCar-sharing service Zipcar Inc. said Wednesday that it named Frerk-Malte Feller as president of its European operations, where it has made acquisitions to expand.
Cambridge-Based Zipcar Expands To Providence, RICar-sharing service Zipcar Inc. is expanding its operations into Rhode Island's capital city.
Cambridge-Based Zipcar Sees Stock Gain 56% After IPOA Cambridge company attracted a bunch of attention on Wall Street as Zipcar launched its initial public offering of stock. The IPO was offered at 18 dollars a share, and gained 56% for the day.
Before The Bell - Jobless Claims UpWBZ News Radio's Financial Editor Dave Caruso reports on an increase in the weekly jobs data and a couple of IPO's in the news.
Zipcar Going PublicZipcar is going public Thursday.
Cambridge-Based Zipcar An IPO 'Hot Ticket'Zipcar is expected to get a warm reception from Wall Street for its planned initial public offering this week.
Renting Vs. Buying Consumer Products On The Rise Rent or Buy? That’s usually a question we ask ourselves when we’re thinking about where to live. Now it’s a question that’s coming up more often with all kinds of consumer products that we used to buy.
CEO Of Zipcar Inc. Discusses How To Maintain Growth For Your CompanyIn part 2 Scott Griffith, CEO of Zipcar, Inc., discusses how to maintain growth for your company as well as utilizing new technologies, like iPhone apps, to help build your brand.