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About Enterprise Flex-E-Rent
When you work with Enterprise Flex-E-Rent - thanks to our decades of industry experience - you're in expert hands. We're not just a vehicle hire firm, we work together with you as a business partner.
Certainty, continuity and financial stability can provide businesses with reassurance in uncertain times. You can enjoy complete peace of mind as our comprehensive services take care of every fleet concern, leaving you free to run your business.
Built on the principles of personal honesty and integrity
Founded in 1957, Enterprise was built on the principles of personal honesty and integrity. By honouring the values and staying true to the enduring business philosophy of its founder Jack Taylor, Enterprise has grown to become one of the world's largest transportation solutions providers.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent is the flexible commercial vehicle rental division of Enterprise in the UK. The business provides a unique breadth of vehicles and services tailored to the needs of commercial vehicle hire customers.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent is continuously expanding, and from 1st April 2020, SHB Hire was formally integrated into the Enterprise business, under Enterprise Flex-E-Rent, to create one of the UK’s largest and most diverse commercial vehicle rental businesses. With a combined fleet of more than 45,000 vehicles, customers of the now combined business have even greater choice, flexibility and access to state of the art technology, across 28 UK locations.
Why Enterprise Flex-E-Rent
Whether you need one vehicle, one hundred or even one thousand, Enterprise Flex-E-Rent can meet your hire demands. As well as providing exceptional customer service and on the road performance, we also operate the widest range of ULEZ and Euro 6 compliant commercial vehicles for rent in the UK.
We have a growing fleet of over 30,000 vehicles of all categories and classes. Choose from car and van hire, tippers and tractor units, accessible vehicles, minibuses, electric vans, and many more besides.
Highest quality standards
When you work with us, you’ll be investing in exceptional quality services and standards. Enterprise Flex-E-Rent operates the best maintained commercial vehicle hire fleet in the UK, providing all customers with incredible performance on the road.
Customised for your needs
From implementing vehicle tracking technology to adding specialist vehicle modifications and livery, we’re here to provide bespoke services built around you.
Flexible vehicle hire terms
Whether you need flexible hire, long-term hire or short term hire, we can help you tackle changing business demands and budgets.
All-inclusive fleet services
Servicing and maintenance are included and we even have mobile engineers who can come direct to you. We also offer full breakdown cover which is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Benefit from expert support
Our employees can offer specialist advice, ensure your fleet complies with regulations, and free up your time and capital. What's more, as part of a global group that operates 2 million vehicles worldwide, we can leverage our purchasing power for the benefit of our customers
It started with founder Jack Taylor’s ‘hunch’ that customers would take to the fresh concept of leasing their cars. Executive Leasing was born with a fleet of seven vehicles inside of a St Louis car dealership.
The Enterprise era begins
Jack Taylor renames Executive Leasing in honour of the USS Enterprise, the aircraft carrier he served on during World War II
Burnt Tree Vehicle Rental founded
With just seven vehicles for hire, founders Keith Ashworth and Bill Thomas open their first depot in Birmingham
Global expansion begins
Enterprise opens an office in Canada and locations in the United Kingdom and Germany follow shortly after. Now, Enterprise has branches in 70 countries around the world.
Accessible Vehicle Launch
Burnt Tree expands its vehicle range with a comprehensive range of accessible hire vehicles.
50th anniversary: a noteworthy year
Enterprise celebrates its 50th anniversary. Later that year, Alamo Rent A Car and National Car Rental become a part of our portfolio of brands. Two years later, we adopt the name Enterprise Holdings.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent launches
Enterprise enters the UK commercial vehicle hire market with Enterprise Flex-E-Rent, offering flexible hire terms to suit all business requirements.
‘Refrigerental’ Temperature Controlled Vehicles Launch
Burnt Tree expands its vehicle range with a comprehensive range of brand-new, state-of-the-art temperature controlled hire vehicles, covering both single and multi-temperature applications.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent acquires Burnt Tree Vehicle Hire
Enterprise increases its commercial vehicle division by acquiring Burnt Tree’s diverse 17,000 vehicle fleet, as well as its network of 20 depots and 400 employees. The same year, it invests £20m into new vehicles for Burnt Tree’s award-winning temperature-controlled division.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent acquires SHB Hire
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent increases its commercial vehicle range by acquiring SHB Hires vehicle fleet. The start of a new chapter in commercial vehicle rental
We have small vans, short wheelbase, long wheelbase, luton vans and more.
Our fleet of refrigerated vehicles is formed entirely from brand new Euro V and Euro VI models.
Our fleet includes a number of wheelchair accessible vehicles, providing transport for a single wheelchair user or up to six wheelchair users.
Luton vans represent one of the most popular categories amongst our varied fleet.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent offers box truck hire ranging in size from 7.5 tonnes to 26 tonnes, suiting a range of business capacities.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent provides curtain-side trucks with 7.5 tonne, 18 tonne and 26 tonne capacity, offering customers a choice in capacity.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent provides convenient and cost-effective HGV hire options that meets Euro 6 and Direct Vision Standards.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent offers dropside vehicle hire from 3.7 tonnes to 18 tonnes.
We offer 3.5 tonne tipper vans to 32 tonne tipper trucks for hire.
We work with a range of organisations to supply the MPVs they need to meet their business requirements.
Our commercial fleet includes business cars in a diverse range of brands and sizes. From small compact models to large estate cars.
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent offers specialist commercial welfare van hire to suit every industry sector.
We offer crew cab vans for multi-purpose use for all kinds of trades.
We provide access to the UK's widest range of vehicles servicing the construction sector.
WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS STAY AHEAD
Enterprise Flex-E-Rent had a handle on what our business was about. From the word go it was a very honest and open seamless approach
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