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Highway 76 Sales LLC in Blanchard, Oklahoma Adds U-Haul Truck and Trailer Rentals

Monday, February 11, 2013

Highway 76 Sales LLC in Blanchard, Oklahoma Adds U-Haul Truck and Trailer Rentals14:15 EST Monday, February 11, 2013BLANCHARD, Okla., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Renee and Jeromy Landress, owners of Highway 76 Sales LLC, located at 24758 Hwy. 76, recently added U-Haul trailer rentals to their business of selling pole barns, garages, storm shelters and portable buildings, which they have done since 2012.(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b)To download a photo of Highway 76 Sales visit: http://www.uhaul.com/Locations/Truck-Rentals-near-Blanchard-OK-73010/051270 Families needing the finest in moving services now will have increased convenience and a shorter distance to travel when moving, which not only will make their move easier but also will have the positive effect of reducing the amount of carbon emissions released into the atmosphere. U-Haul partnering with business owners across North America to increase convenience for customers while helping our environment is just one of the programs that support U-Haul Company's Corporate Sustainability initiatives.Highway 76 Sales LLC can now offer its customers a variety of moving truck rentals in Blanchard, OK designed specifically for household furnishings, including moving vans, open trailers, closed trailers, furniture pads, appliance dollies, furniture dollies, tow dollies and auto transports. Highway 76 Sales LLC also will offer sales items to protect their customers' belongings and make moving easier, such as heavy-duty boxes, which are made of up to 90 percent recycled content and are available in a variety of sizes. "My mother and grandfather were U-Haul dealers for over 40 years in Virginia and I was raised renting U-Haul equipment.  This is a trusted name that we wanted to add to our existing business and offer another location to the more rural customers of Blanchard," Renee Landress said."U-Haul is proud to be partnering with a quality independent business such as Highway 76 Sales LLC," exclaimed Brett Hogan, president, U-Haul Company of Oklahoma City. "Renee and Jeromy are a great example of the type of successful business relationship U?Haul has established in order to build and maintain a strong network of independent dealers across North America." For more information, or to rent your moving equipment today, call 405-485-2036. Business hours of operation are: Mon. ? Fri. 8 a.m. ? 4 p.m. and Sat. 8 a.m. ? Noon.Resources:Oklahoma Supergraphic fun facts and educational information for kids, parents, and teachers! U-Haul caring about the future and our environment Follow us! Facebook: www.facebook.com/Uhaul Twitter: www.twitter.com/Uhaul YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/Uhaulofficialvideos Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/u/0/116521049430834922625About U-HaulU-Haul was founded by a Navy veteran who grew up during the Great Depression. Tires and gas were still rationed or in short supply during the late 1940s when U-Haul began serving U.S. customers. Today, that background is central to the U-Haul Sustainability Program: "Serving the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." Our commitment to reduce, reuse and recycle includes fuel-efficient moving vans, neighborhood proximity, moving box reuse, moving pads made from discarded material and packing peanuts that are 100% biodegradable. Learn more about these facts and others at uhaul.com/sustainability.Since 1945, U-Haul has been the choice for the do-it-yourself mover. U-Haul customers' patronage has enabled the Company to maintain the largest rental fleet in the do-it-yourself moving industry which includes trucks, trailers and towing devices. U-Haul also offers storage throughout North America. The Company provides industry leading moving and storage boxes and an extended line of packing supplies to protect customer possessions. U-Haul is the consumer's number one choice as the largest installer of permanent trailer hitches in the automotive aftermarket. The Company supplies alternative-fuel for vehicles and backyard grills as one of the nation's largest retailers of propane.Contact: Joanne Fried Kelie Hale U-Haul Public Relations (602) 263-6194 (602) 263-6772 faxSOURCE U-Haul