Penske Used Trucks Improves Online Shopping Experience

PenskeUsedTrucks.comPenskeUsedTrucks.com has introduced new functionalities to enhance the online shopping experience for its commercial truck customers. Visitors to the site can now save vehicle searches and particular parameters following the creation of a user profile. [Read more…]

Penske Recruiting in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

rental-expressRecruiters from Penske Truck Leasing will be seeking candidates for a variety of positions at an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3, at the Penske Truck Leasing location at 11 Tamarac Road, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. [Read more…]

Penske Used Trucks Opening Three Commercial Dealerships

Penske Used Truck stock imagePenske Used Trucks has doubled its commercial truck dealership footprint in North America, introducing centers in Dallas, metro Atlanta and in Canada. The company now has six locations including Phoenix; Torrance, California; and Charlotte, North Carolina.

Here are local details: [Read more…]

Are Supply Chain Executives Ready for Growth?

Growth ahead sign stock imageThe U.S. economic climate is on the rise. Growth is top priority in the C-Suite. Need evidence? You don’t have to look far. The gross domestic product just posted its best back-to-back quarters in a decade; freight is up; truck orders are up; and consumers are feeling good about their job prospects once again. [Read more…]

Penske Participating in Veteran Virtual Career Fair

Military photoPenske will participate in Veteran Recruiting Services’ Virtual Career Fair from 1 – 4 p.m. EST Wednesday, Jan. 21.

The virtual fair is open to active duty, veterans, guard/reservists and military spouses. Register today. Need assistance visiting the virtual fair? Watch the job seeker tutorial. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing Awarded Pa. Grants for Natural Gas Trucks

Penske CNG truckPenske Truck Leasing has accepted $1.5 million in Act 13 grants from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to complement the purchase of compressed natural gas (CNG) trucks as part of its sustainability efforts. In all, the office of Gov. Tom Corbett dispensed $7.3 million this week to a variety of organizations. [Read more…]

Penske Opens Truck Collision Repair Center in Fairless Hills, PA

Penske Repair Center - Fairless Hills, PAPenske Truck Leasing has opened its second Pennsylvania truck collision repair center, and 18th in North America, in the Philadelphia suburb of Fairless Hills. The center does collision, box and trailer repairs, complete vehicle refinishing, and frame and alignment work for commercial trucks and vehicles. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics’ Neil Kirk Named ATA America’s Road Team Captain

PL Neil Kirk ATA Road Team Captain Group PhotoThe popular phrase “third time’s the charm” doesn’t apply to Penske Logistics truck driver Neil Kirk after he was named a captain of the American Trucking Associations 2015-2016 America’s Road Team on his second attempt. The announcement was made last night at a Capitol Hill event in Washington, D.C. [Read more…]

Penske Recognized for Support of Guard and Reserve

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPenske Truck Leasing recently received the Seven Seals Award from the Department of Defense’s Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) during a luncheon at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center, Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

The Seven Seals Award recognizes individuals or organizations that greatly support the men and women serving in the Guard and Reserve. [Read more…]

Penske Appeals to Supreme Court Over Truck Driver Rules

Today, Penske Logistics filed a petition seeking to have the United States Supreme Court review the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision in the matter of Dilts et al. v. Penske Logistics LLC and Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P.

The crux of the case is whether a long-standing federal transportation law that seeks to promote lower rates and better service by ensuring that rates and services are determined by competitive market forces rather than a patchwork of varying state laws preempts California’s state laws requiring mandatory meal and rest breaks. [Read more…]