PARSIPPANY, N.J. and SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Budget Truck Rental and Extra Space Storage have teamed up to provide customers with additional convenience and reliability. Under the new agreement, select Extra Space Storage locations across the United States will feature Budget rental trucks on site to meet customers' storage and transportation needs.
For customers seeking a self-storage solution, select Budget Truck Rental facilities across the country will be outfitted with Extra Space Storage reservation kiosks. In addition, under the new alliance, Extra Space Storage and Budget Truck Rental will promote each other's products and services through Point of Sale materials, websites and email campaigns. Budget Truck Rental will be featured on Extra Space Storage's official website, www.extraspace.com , offering significant visibility.
"Reaching self-storage customers during the reservation process and providing them with convenient, on-site access to quality trucks is the perfect way to build brand awareness and generate incremental rentals," said Michael J. White, senior vice president, Budget Truck Rental. "We're thrilled to align Budget Truck Rental with such a leading brand in the self-storage industry and provide customers with a one-stop solution to their storage and transportation needs."Extra Space Storage self-storage facilities are committed to customer service, security, convenience and professionalism, providing households and businesses with additional space to grow, transition or simply store their valued possessions. Professionally managed facilities offer storage units for short- or long-term lease, with units varying in size. The clean and well-lit units are accessible 365 days a year and feature state-of-the-art security, including 24-hour video surveillance. "Extra Space Storage is excited to partner with a leader in the transportation industry," said James Overturf, chief marketing officer of Extra Space Storage. "Our customers are typically facing a stressful life transition and by providing a consolidated solution, we hope to make the entire process easier."