The annual Route 66 meeting and tradeshow for the Oklahoma Rental Dealers Association will meet September 10 and September 11. The 2019 event will be held at the well-known Tulsa Hard Rock and Casino and room blocks are available to book now! Final details on a guest speaker are still being locked down but, Read More

The acquisition of Buddy’s Home Furnishings by Liberty Tax took place this summer propelled by strategic business moves for the company. In an effort to transform themselves from a tax service business to an investment company specializing in franchised and related businesses, Liberty Tax also intends to change its name to ‘Franchise Group Inc.’, Read More

The new school year may have started and summer vacations are coming to an end, but the Florida Rental Dealers Association [FRDA] is getting ready for its RTO Life Annual Meeting. This year’s event will be from Tuesday, September 17 to Wednesday, September 18 at the Westin Tampa Waterside in Tampa, Florida. Tuesday night, Read More

APRO Board Member, David Harrison, and wife, Sheila, regular patrons of an Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant, told the manager they needed to speak with their waitress after their meal. Afraid of being in trouble, Maria Elena Barragan, immediately felt scared as she walked back to their table, however, was given a gift bag rather than, Read More

The Ohio Rental Dealers Association has announced this year’s date and location for the Midwest Training Expo. Register today for the events on September 24 and 25 at the Crown Plaza Columbus North. Attendees should book their hotel rooms and register for the training expo as soon as possible. For only $40 per person,, Read More

The third annual Iowa-Nebraska Rental Dealers Association [INRDA] will meet Tuesday, September 10 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Des Moines, Iowa. The meeting will begin at 9:30 AM followed by lunch at 12:30 PM. This year’s meeting will feature guest speakers Ed Winn III, APRO General Counsel; Doug Struyk, Attorney at Carney Appleby, Read More

RTO World 2019 was a success from start to finish last week as rental dealers and exhibitors from across the country met in Louisville, Kentucky, for the second annual trade show and convention hosted by APRO and TRIB Group. This year’s event hit record numbers—from an increase in attendance to Hot Show sales reaching, Read More

Nationwide Marketing Group recently announced the launch of WIN: Women in Nationwide, a group focused on supporting and developing female business leaders within the independent retail channel that includes RentDirect members. The group will hold its inaugural meeting at PrimeTime in New Orleans on Sunday, August 18 at 12:00 PM. “We are very fortunate, Read More

STAY IN THE LOOP with the official RTO World 2019 app! See how this year’s app will help you navigate through the biggest event in the industry next week, August 6-9 in Louisville, Kentucky. Keep up with everything you need to know by… Creating a personalized schedule of events and educational sessions, Downloading speaker, Read More

We look forward to seeing you at RTO World 2019 August 6-8 in Louisville, Kentucky! We offer this guide to ensure you’re ready for a successful event. You can also stay in the loop and start planning with the RTO World 2019 App!  You can find the mobile app by searching for “RTO World” in the Google Play Store/Apple App Store. Once installed,, Read More