Point of Rental forms cloud engineering team

September 22nd, 2021

Point of Rental is expanding its focus on providing scalable, secure and reliable cloud hosting by creating a cloud engineering division, headed by Collin Pike, the company's new chief architect of cloud engineering. Point of Rental currently uses several different types of cloud hosting. Moving forward, the cloud engineering division will manage the cloud scalability, […]

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Gaffin named Point of Rental’s Director of Development

September 10th, 2021

Matt Gaffin has been named Point of Rental’s Director of Development. Gaffin is one of the original members of Point of Rental’s Essentials team, and helped to build what was then called Point of Rental Cloud. In 2019, he was named the leader of the company’s mobile development team and helped to develop a framework […]

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Software solutions

April 1st, 2021

Radio frequency ID systems, like this one from Easy RFID Pro, Poughquag, N.Y., use scanners to keep track of inventory. Photo courtesy of Easy RFID Pro. As choices grow and features multiply, tent companies have more software options than ever. by Jeff Moravec Information is power” when it comes to running the daily operations of […]

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Point of Rental acquires Rental Hosting

February 4th, 2021

Point of Rental has acquired Rental Hosting, a web design/hosting company that builds integrated websites for rental businesses. The acquisition marks another step in Point of Rental’s prioritization of e-commerce functionality. The company acquired RentItOnline, another e-commerce platform, late in 2020. “As we move e-commerce to the forefront, both as a company and as an […]

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Cloud-based rental software

August 1st, 2020

Essentials v3.0 rental software from Point of Rental is for businesses with multiple locations and those that perform maintenance on customer equipment. Multi-store companies can create a single online storefront that allows customers to select a store as their “home” store, while viewing inventory at that store or at all locations from one interface. The […]

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John Wooten joins Point of Rental

March 8th, 2019

John Wooten, former CEO of All Star Rents, Fairfield, Calif., has joined software solutions provider Point of Rental, Grand Prairie, Texas, as a product innovation manager. Wooten will work directly with customers to determine their needs, using his real-world expertise to guide solutions within Point of Rental software. “John has an incredible wealth of knowledge […]

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Rental professionals gather at Point of Rental’s International Conference to network and share ideas for efficiency

December 11th, 2018

Over the Top Rental Linens earns Point of Rental’s International Innovation Award for 2018. More than 200 rental experts converged at Point of Rental’s International Conference in the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, region in November with the goal of increasing their business’s efficiency. Designed for Point of Rental users to network with rental professionals from throughout […]

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Point of Rental Software acquires RentalTrax

December 6th, 2018

Point of Rental Software, Grand Prairie, Texas, has acquired RentalTrax software from WIOsoft. RentalTrax has offices in Denmark and the United States, with a diverse customer base spanning Europe, North America and Australasia. The acquisition of RentalTrax adds to Point of Rental’s growing European presence and follows a string of recent acquisitions. In 2018, the […]

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Find the products you need in the InTents 2019 Premier Product Showcase

December 1st, 2018

Editor’s note: The companies in this section submitted product information by the specified deadline. This section is organized by three product categories: tents, structures and fabric; decor and accessories; and tools and equipment. InTents features a regular New Products section in each issue. To have your new products included, please direct your product information to […]

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Point of Rental acquires PartyCAD

August 22nd, 2018

Point of Rental Software, Dallas, Texas, has acquired PartyCAD, a specialized computer-aided 3D design program for the events industry. Hank Hufnagel, who built the software that became PartyCAD back in the early 1980s, passed away on June 28, 2018, leaving responsibility for the program up to his son, Pete. By selling to Point of Rental, […]

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