Volvo CE Rents opens rental center in Texas

November 02, 2006

Volvo Construction Equipment Rents Inc. has announced the opening of a new Volvo Rents equipment rental franchise in Donna, Texas. This is the company's fifth rental center in the state; others are in Houston, Austin, McKinney and San Antonio.

Garcia-Sanchez Enterprises LLC, owned by franchise principal Osvaldo Garcia, Jr., opened its first Volvo Rents center at 101 West Expressway 83 in Donna at the end of October. The new Volvo Rents center, an independently owned and operated franchise, will carry, in addition to Volvo construction equipment, a comprehensive line of essential equipment and tools for the construction, commercial, industrial and homeowner markets.

Principal Volvo products for its rental centers include its extensive line of compact excavators and wheel loaders as well as backhoe and skid-steer loaders.

The Volvo Rents franchise program was designed by Volvo CE and covers all aspects of an operating business model. Features include use of the Volvo brand, financial assistance, a fleet purchasing program for non-Volvo products, a Volvo Rents proprietary software program, operational support and guidance, comprehensive training in systems, sales, service and management as well as facility design and regional and local marketing.