Logistics Outlook Strong for 2014

Roz Wilson 2014 SofL ReportThe logistics industry has continued on a path of slow growth over the last several years as it has worked through the Great Recession. While 2013 was more of the same, the data for 2014 indicate a more bullish outlook as the sector is showing its strongest freight performance since 2009.

“This will the best year we have experienced in the last eight years,” said Rosalyn Wilson (in photo on right), author of the 25th Annual State of Logistics Report, which was introduced by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) and Penske Logistics last month. “The first five months of 2014 have been the strongest since the end of the Great Recession.” [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Operating New Facility in Coldwater, Michigan

PL Operations in Coldwater, MI -- ExteriorPenske Logistics has earned additional business with Ford Motor Company. Penske now operates a new warehousing and cross-dock facility in Coldwater, Michigan, adding 70 new jobs to the area. The facility began operation on June 2. [Read more...]

Penske Associate Gets Fleet Maintenance Manager of the Year Award

Lloyd De MerchantLloyd De Merchant, area maintenance manager for Penske in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, was named the Volvo Trucks Canada Fleet Maintenance Manager of the Year at the Canadian Fleet Maintenance Seminar June 18. [Read more...]

Infographic: How to Pack a Penske Moving Truck

Penske Pack Moving Truck Infographic TeaserPenske Truck Rental and Simple Moving Labor created this easy-to-understand infographic to show you how to pack a Penske moving truck, employing the tried-and-true I-formation. Remember, we’re here to help you #NeverStopMoving whenever you need a rental truck. Read more to view the infographic. [Read more...]

Replay: 2014 State of Logistics Report

Video replay of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals 25th Annual “State of Logistics Report®” written by Rosalyn Wilson and sponsored by Penske Logistics. Recorded June 17, 2014 at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

Find a Rewarding Diesel Technician Career at Penske

Penske TechnicianPenske is hiring qualified diesel technicians to join its team. Penske will participate in summer career fairs nationwide at the following organizations and schools: SkillsUSA, Universal Technical Institute (UTI) and WyoTech. [Read more...]

CSCMP State of Logistics Report: Slow Rebound Continues

Rosalyn Wilson --- State of Logistics ReportToday at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) released its 25th Annual “State of Logistics Report®”, presented by Penske Logistics. The report reveals that total U.S. business logistics costs in 2013 rose to $1.39 trillion, a 2.3 percent increase from the previous year. [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Given Fourth Ford World Excellence Award

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPenske Logistics, for the fourth time in company history, was recognized by Ford Motor Company with a World Excellence Award for outstanding performance as its Lead Logistics Provider (LLP). The company was honored for its automotive logistics and supply chain solutions. [Read more...]

Special Offer on Used Penske Box Trucks

Need to purchase a used straight truck or box truck? Penske Used Trucks has a special offer for a limited time. To learn more, watch the video and visit this link for to view trucks: http://ow.ly/xCu8z Call Penske Used Trucks at 1-855-237-5689 with any used truck questions.

Penske Helps Honor Military Spouses

20140509_095205Penske recently joined Support Military Spouses and dozens of other organizations to honor spouses on Military Spouse Appreciation Day May 9 at the Shoeboxes for Military Spouses event at Cross Creek Mall, Fayetteville, North Carolina. More than 1,200 military spouses received gift boxes filled with thank you letters from children and gifts. [Read more...]