Cargo Securement to Be the Focus of 2015 International Roadcheck

penske-road-truck-photoInspectors will be out in force in early June as part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) 28th annual International Roadcheck, reviewing driver information and inspecting vehicles. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Europe Uses Solar Panels to Energize Warehouse

Penske Logistics Europe Solar PanelsPenske Logistics Europe has installed nearly 800 solar panels atop its multi-client warehouse that goes a long way in powering the building’s operations. The 200,000 square-foot building is located in Roosendaal, The Netherlands. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Rental Platinum AAA Discounts & Rewards Partner

Packing the Penske Truck.jpgPenske Truck Rental is now a platinum-level AAA Discounts & Rewards Partner. Elevating the partnership to this level provides Penske with greater marketing opportunities with AAA members. [Read more…]

Penske Assists Veterans Group

Face of America Cover ShotThe hum of bicycles, handcycles and recumbent bicycles echoed along picturesque country roads as hundreds of riders made the two-day trek from the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, to historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, as part of the Face of America ride. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Winner of NA 3PL Award by Automotive Supply Chain

Penske  Logistics 2015 Automotive Supply Chain AwardPenske Logistics is a recipient of the inaugural North America Third-Party Logistics Provider of the Year Award by Automotive Supply Chain magazine. According to the publication, Penske was selected for this honor for the company’s outstanding performance in optimizing distribution networks, improving supply chain visibility and achieving cost reduction within the automotive industry. [Read more…]

Penske Participating in Hiring Our Heroes Program

Hiring Our Heroes Stock ImagePenske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics have committed to hiring several hundred U.S. military veterans and their spouses into their workforce over the next several years as part of the Hiring Our Heroes program.

“Penske is experiencing strong growth in 2015 and we are actively hiring truck drivers and diesel engine technicians across North America,” stated Jen Sockel, Penske senior vice president of human resources. [Read more…]

Penske Unveils Denver Rental, Leasing and Maintenance Location

Penske Truck Leasing Denver FacilityA grand opening event took place in Denver today as Penske Truck Leasing announced a state-of-the-art facility that provides full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck fleet maintenance services. The address is 10255 East 40th Avenue. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Completes Acquisition of Transfreight N.A.

Penske-Truck-Leasing-Global-HeadquartersToday, Penske Logistics announced it has successfully completed its planned acquisition of Transfreight North America, a provider of third-party logistics and supply chain solutions, from Mitsui & Co., Ltd. Financial terms were not disclosed. [Read more…]

Penske Accepting $400,000 U.S. Department of Energy Grant

Penske CNG tractor - full side view The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Penske Truck Leasing a $400,000 grant for the company’s Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Demonstration and Enhanced Driver Experience Project, to be administered by the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Penske will utilize the funds to further introduce alternative fuel vehicles to its customer base. [Read more…]

Penske Receiving $1.1 Million in Texas Sustainability Grants

Texas stock photoPenske Truck Leasing is the recipient of four grants totaling $1.1 million from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) through the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP). It is expected the company will utilize the grants to subsidize the purchase of natural gas Freightliner Cascadia tractors equipped with Cummins Westport 12-liter engines. [Read more…]