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…]

Penske Logistics South America Honored by Beauty Maker Natura

Penske Logistics South America 2015 Natura awardPenske Logistics South America has been given the 2014 QLICAR Award by Natura, a leading Brazilian manufacturer of skin care, cosmetics, perfume, hair care and other beauty products. The award, which recognizes top suppliers, is an acronym that roughly translates from Portuguese to: quality; logistics; innovation; cost/contract; treatment; and relationship. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Rental and Simple Moving Labor at Worldwide ERC

37210xxx_554x403_Penske_TruckPenske Truck Rental, a leading provider of rental trucks as well as corporate employee relocation solutions will team up with Simple Moving Labor in a joint expo booth at the upcoming 2015 Worldwide ERC Relocation Conference from May 6 – 8 in Las Vegas in booth 302. Penske Truck Rental collaborates with moving partners like Simple Moving Labor to provide a range of moving options from do-it-yourself moves with optional labor assistance to a white glove moving experience. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing is No. 79 on InformationWeek Elite 100 List

Penske Truck Leasing Global HeadquartersPenske Truck Leasing is once again a member of the annual InformationWeek Elite 100 list, placing No. 79. For 16 straight years, the company has graced the InformationWeek 500 rankings, which highlights leading business technology innovators in the United States. [Read more…]

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 Truck Leasing Exhibiting at National Private Truck Council Expo

Highway stock photoPenske Truck Leasing is a top exhibitor and sponsor of the 2015 National Private Truck Council (NPTC) Annual Education Management Conference & Exhibition in Cincinnati April 26 to April 28 at the Duke Energy Convention Center and Hilton Netherland Plaza Hotel. [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 Logistics DCM Leader to Present at Warehousing Conference

Warehouse worker pushing pallet truck with cardboard boxesEric Hepburn, Penske Logistics vice president of distribution center management, will conduct a solo presentation at the upcoming Warehouse Education and Research Council (WERC) annual conference, taking place in Orlando, Florida, May 3 to May 6. [Read more…]