Penske Logistics Positioned to Serve Brazil’s Growth

Brazil isn’t just a hot spot for travelers; this vast Latin American country is attracting attention from businesses all over the world.

“The Brazilian marketplace as a whole is expanding very rapidly,” said Bill Scroggie, managing director of South America for Penske Logistics.  “Brazil boasted economic growth rates of 7.5 percent in 2010.  In addition, Brazil has a huge emerging middle class who now has purchasing power, increasing the demand for consumer staples such as cars, electronics and clothing.  We’ve seen an increased demand from companies looking for logistics services to serve their growing businesses.” [Read more…]

Purchase a Used Hi-Cube Truck and Save $1,000

Get $1,000 off list price when you purchase select used hi-cube trucks from Penske. This offer is good on the purchase of GMC or Ford 16’ box trucks now through Feb. 28, 2011. [Read more…]

Penske Ready for CSA

Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics are ready for the U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Compliance Safety Accountability (CSA) program a new way to measure and address commercial motor vehicle safety.   [Read more…]

Need Extra Space? Consider Penske Moving Partner CubeSmart!

Penske rental truck customers have used self-storage solutions for a variety of reasons, from moving into a smaller space or needing a storage option to make their house look tidier while it’s on the market.   [Read more…]

Garner, N.C. Penske Facility Nearing Completion

Penske Truck Leasing will soon be placing the finishing touches on a state-of-the-art facility for commercial truck leasing, commercial and consumer truck rental, and contract maintenance in Garner, N.C.  Garner is located near the state capital of Raleigh. [Read more…]

CSA’s Safety Measurement System Data Goes Live

The Comprehensive Safety Analysis (CSA) is a U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) initiative to improve large truck and bus safety and ultimately reduce crashes, injuries and fatalities. Various phases of this program have already been implemented throughout this year, but full implementation will not be completed until 2011, according to the FMCSA. Data from the program’s Safety Measurement System (SMS) has now gone live.  [Read more…]

New Penske Facility Outside Buffalo, N.Y. Progressing Nicely

A state-of-the-art facility for commercial truck leasing, commercial and consumer truck rental, and contract maintenance that Penske Truck Leasing is constructing in Cheektowaga, N.Y. is on schedule.  Cheektowaga is located near the Canadian border and is Buffalo’s largest suburb. [Read more…]

Guest Editorial: Standardize My Supply Chain Mess and Run it for Less

Supply chain and logistics outsourcing is rarely an easy decision for large companies to make, yet it may be an increasingly necessary step for some especially during these challenging economic times. [Read more…]

Discovery Forum Concludes Next Week in Ontario

The final stop on the Penske Truck Leasing Discovery Forum 2010 tour will take place on Dec. 14 in Mississauga, Ontario.

Located near Toronto, Mississauga is Canada’s sixth largest city, with a population nearing 730,000. [Read more…]

Penske Discovery Forum in La Mirada, Calif. A Successful Event

Penske Truck Leasing today hosted a Discovery Forum 2010 event in the L.A. suburb of La Mirada that was well attended and chock full of information.

“Penske always puts on a great forum,” said John Blanco, a transportation coordinator for Goodwill Industries of San Diego County.  “It was very informative.” [Read more…]