Penske Welcomes Chrysler Affiliate Rewards Tour

Today, Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics welcomed the Chrysler Affiliate Rewards Tour to their corporate headquarters in Reading, Pa. [Read more…]

Tips to Make Your Moving Day Easier

Moving day has finally arrived, and you’re ready to pick up your Penske truck – so now what? Here’s what you can expect.

As soon as you drive onto the Penske Truck Rental lot, you’ll see what we call the ready line of bright yellow 12-foot, 16-foot, 22-foot, and 26-foot consumer rental trucks, one of which will soon become your very own moving hero. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing Facility Debuts in Garner, N.C.

The newest Penske Truck Leasing facility officially opened its doors in Garner, N.C. this afternoon as part of a grand opening event.

Located in North Carolina’s Triangle region, near Raleigh, the state-of-the-art 12,000 square-foot building was constructed at a cost of $3.3 million.  It sits on 8.5 acres and offers full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract maintenance services.  [Read more…]

Lend a Hand Makes Final Stop in Charleston, W.V.

The “Today” show’s Lend a Hand series wrapped up June 17 in Charleston, W.V., culminating a weeklong $9 million charity road trip to benefit U.S. charities.

Penske rental trucks and “Today” co-host Al Roker delivered $1.5 million in donations to the Covenant House of West Virginia, a charity that offers services and educational programs to help individuals with the basic needs of food, clothing and shelter. [Read more…]

CSCMP State of Logistics Report Issued

Yesterday, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals and Penske Logistics revealed the findings of the 22nd Annual State of Logistics Report® at a press conference held at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. To read the report’s press release and findings please click here. [Read more…]

ATRI Updates Trucking Costs Report

Looking for a short, interesting read? Be sure to check out the American Transportation Research Institute website, which recently released the findings of its 2011 update to An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking report. With record high diesel and gasoline prices and looming truck driver shortages, it’s little wonder that both fuel and driver wages continued to rank as the top cost centers. To get a PDF summary of ATRI’s report click here. Need assistance in controlling fleet costs? Penske can help. Contact us today.

Penske and “Today” Continue Tour in Birmingham, Ala.

Penske and “Today” continued the show’s Lend a Hand goodwill tour with a stop June 16 in Birmingham, Ala.

Accompanied by four Penske trucks, “Today” co-host Al Roker delivered $1.7 million in donations to The Community Kitchens of Birmingham. This non-profit organization has served the hungry and homeless 365 days a year since 1980. Community Kitchens serves more than 95,000 hot meals annually at its two locations. [Read more…]

Penske and “Today” Surprise Houston Charity

Penske and “Today” visited Houston June 15 on the third stop of the show’s annual Lend a Hand tour.

With the help of Penske Truck Rental and other corporate sponsors, “Today” co-host Al Roker made a surprise delivery to the Casa de Esperanza (House of Hope).  The charity provides residential, medical and psychological care to children affected by abuse, neglect or poverty. [Read more…]

Penske and “Today” Lend a Hand in Las Vegas

Las Vegas was the next stop June 14 on the “Today” show’s Lend a Hand charity road trip.

With Penske’s rental trucks leading the way, the morning show’s co-host Al Roker presented nearly $1.5 million in donated items to The Culinary Academy of Las Vegas, a nonprofit organization that prepares workers for employment in the dynamic Southern Nevada gaming and hospitality industry through training and education (in the top photo, Roker is preparing for today’s broadcast). [Read more…]

Penske Truck Rental Helps Today Show in Alaska

With the help of Penske, Al Roker and the “Today” show are back on the road this week for the annual Lend a Hand goodwill tour, making their first stop June 13 in Anchorage, Alaska. [Read more…]