Archives for June 2012

Fireworks and Rental Trucks Do Not Mix

Penske Truck Rental is ready and willing to help businesses with their truck rental needs – except when it comes to transporting fireworks. “Due to the extremely volatile nature of fireworks, Penske does not allow them to be transported in the … [Read more...]

Fun Kid Stuff: Build a Penske Truck at The Home Depot July 7

The Home Depot is hosting a free workshop for kids Sat., July 7, 2012, 9 a.m. – noon. During the workshops kids have the opportunity to build their very own Penske moving truck! This hands-on workshop is designed for children ages 5 – 12. … [Read more...]

Great Penske Used Truck Sales Available Today

Penske Used Trucks is currently selling 12-foot and 16-foot box trucks across the U.S. that come with a special $1,500 discount and a complimentary 6-month extended warranty. Penske is also offering a great deal on medium-duty trucks, with the … [Read more...]

Don’t Let Your Summer Move Make You Sweat

The arrival of summer is a sure sign that the busy moving season has begun. The experts at Penske Truck Rental are ready to help make your do-it-yourself summer move easy every step of the way. Here are some common truck rental questions you may … [Read more...]

Penske Associates Participated in 25th Anniversary of the Rick Hansen Man In Motion Relay in Canada

Penske associates Susan Cosman, Jillian Cosman and Mike Ward, from the Burnaby, British Columbia, location, participated last month in the 25th Anniversary of the Rick Hansen Man In Motion Relay. Penske Truck Rental was one of the sponsors of the … [Read more...]

Penske Participating in June Milicruit Online Career Fair

On June 26, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. ET, Penske will once again participate in the Milicruit online career fair. Milicruit is a website devoted to pairing U.S. military veterans with prospective employers.  This particular event is open to both military … [Read more...]

Newlyweds: Tips for Moving Into Your First Home

Congratulations on your marriage. Now that you and your new spouse are starting to act on the plans you’ve made for your life together, it just might be time to take that big step in moving into your first real home. It’s a big task, joining … [Read more...]

Key Fuel Strategies Improve Overall Fuel Economy

For motor carriers, fuel is the second highest budget item and for some companies it is threatening to surpass personnel costs. What’s more, diesel prices continue to inch higher and industry analysts expect fuel costs to remain volatile throughout … [Read more...] Named Best Mobile Site

Penske Truck Rental has been accorded a 2012 MobileWebAward in the transportation category for its mobile website. It is the first year the Web Marketing Association has handed out this international honor. … [Read more...]

CSCMP’s State of Logistics Report Finds Intermodal, 3PL Logistics Play Increasing Role in Freight Movement Increased transportation costs and tightened trucking capacity are generating more opportunities for third-party logistics companies and intermodal freight transportation. … [Read more...]