Penske Associates Recognized by PVA

PVA Award winnersThe Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) recently recognized six Central Reservations associates at an awards ceremony for being the highest fundraisers through Penske Truck Rental’s #OneWay4PVA fundraising effort to benefit PVA’s Mission: ABLE campaign. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Associate Receives Award for Supporting Army National Guard

ESGR AWARD CATALANOPenske Logistics associate David Catalano recently received a Patriot Award from the Department of Defense’s Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) for his support of an associate serving in the Army National Guard. [Read more…]

Earth Day: Natural Gas Provides Fleets with Clean Fuel Alternatives

Earth Day stock imagePenske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics were among the companies that celebrated Earth Day and sustainability advancements being made in the transportation sector. The setting in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, was the grand opening of a Trillium CNG fueling station, with Wegmans Food MarketsNFI, a supply chain solutions provider; and Gladstein, Neandross and Associates (GNA), clean transportation and energy consultants. [Read more…]

Penske Wins First-Ever U.S. EPA Clean Air Excellence Award

USEPA Photo by Eric Vance. Public domain imagePenske Truck Leasing has been given the Clean Air Excellence Award, in the Clear Air Technology category, by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). As one of seven 2015 winners Penske is the only corporation; the other recipients are government-related organizations. This is the first time Penske Truck Leasing has received this award. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing Winner of SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award

2015 SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award LogoFor the third straight year Penske Truck Leasing has been honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Award winner. Penske is one of seven organizations across the United States to be given the award today at the Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) Capital Ideas and Exhibition Conference in Orlando, Florida. [Read more…]

Vote for Penske Logistics as Your Favorite 3PL

Vote Penske Logistics It’s that time of year again when you get to vote for your favorite third-party logistics provider (3PL) in Inbound Logistics magazine’s 3PL Excellence Survey. Show your support for Penske Logistics by voting online, today! The results will be presented in the July issue of Inbound Logistics magazine. Vote by clicking here and thanks for your support!

PSU Event Encourages Future Female Leaders

Georgina Butcher PhotoWhile branding is a concept long embraced by companies in the marketplace, members of the Penske Women’s Network encouraged young women to develop their own personal brand as they seek a first job or establish a chosen career.

Through a series of writing exercises and role-play, the high school students were encouraged to pick characteristics that would best describe them and make them uniquely different  — all part of learning to recognize and communicate  their own personal brand.

The presentation was part of the 2015 Young Women’s Leadership Conference, held recently at Penn State Berks and sponsored by the Greater Reading Chamber of Commerce and Industry, both based in Reading, Pennsylvania. [Read more…]

Simon Pagenaud Racing in Penske Truck Rental IndyCar in 2015

Simon Pagenaud 2015 IndyCar, Penske Truck RentalSimon Pagenaud will drive the No. 22 Team Penske Dallara/Chevrolet IndyCar in Penske Truck Rental colors for four races in the Verizon IndyCar Series this season, including opening weekend in St. Petersburg, Florida. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Reaches Agreement to Acquire Transfreight N. A.

PL stock photo Penske Logistics announced it has reached an agreement to acquire 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 Truck Leasing Welcomes Mitsui as New Investor

Penske Truck Leasing Global HeadquartersPenske Truck Leasing Co., L.P. (“PTL”) today announced that Tokyo-based Mitsui & Co., Ltd. (“Mitsui”) has acquired a 20.0% limited partnership interest in PTL from General Electric Capital Corporation (“GECC”). Following Mitsui’s investment, GECC will continue to own a 29.9% limited partnership interest. The transaction will not have any impact on Penske Corporation’s management and control of the company as it will continue to own a 50.1% interest in PTL and control the General Partner. [Read more…]