Supply Chain Technology: Hold, Fold or Double Down?

The proliferation of technology to support supply chain management has created a high-stakes card game of decision-making for shippers as they design their IT road maps. Is it time to hold, fold or double down? Many shippers need to ask themselves … [Read more...]

Penske Presenting on Warehousing Innovation at WERC Conference

At next week’s Warehousing Education and Research Council’s (WERC) annual conference, Andy Moses and Shaun Hodges will co-present a session about warehousing. Penske Logistics is a Champion sponsor. … [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Given Operational Excellence Award by Knoll, Inc.

Knoll, Inc., has bestowed upon Penske Logistics its 2015 Operational Excellence Award, to recognize the third-party logistics provider’s strong performance in the areas of cost, quality and service. … [Read more...]

Penske Customer Emerald Brand Switching to CNG Trucks

Emerald Brand, a maker of daily use disposable products that are sourced from sustainable and alternative materials, is introducing several Penske Truck Leasing compressed natural gas (CNG) fueled trucks into its fleet. The Syosset, New York-based … [Read more...]

Transportation-Related Food Safety Act Rule Expected Soon

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is slated to release its final rule under the Food Safety Modernization Act for the Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food by March 31, 2016. The rule will prescribe sanitary transportation practices … [Read more...]

Food Logistics: Three Opportunities within Fresh Supply Chain

The fresh supply chain is evolving and consumers have more choices than ever when it comes to fresh foods. That shift is creating a number of opportunities within the fresh supply chain, said Andy Moses, senior vice president of global products for … [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Paneling at TPA Food and Beverage Conference

A pair of Penske Logistics senior leaders will be panelists for a leading food and beverage event taking place in New Orleans, the Trading Partner Alliance (TPA) Supply Chain Conference. Hosted by the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and the … [Read more...]

The Art of Plumbing Your Supply Chain

We’ve all had that occasion at home when the most important thing in the world was a visit from a good plumber. They show up with their tools and just like that -- life is back to normal. Sometimes little things in the supply chain make a huge … [Read more...]

Cargo Theft Risk Dependent on Where Truck Drivers Park

Cargo theft costs carriers and suppliers millions of dollars each year, and the latest theft report by the theft prevention and recovery services provider CargoNet has found that theft levels are closely tied to where drivers park. … [Read more...]

How Partnership and Information Sharing Makes or Breaks 3PL-Shipper Relationships

In successful third-party logistics (3PL)-shipper relationships, both parties work together as strategic partners, sharing data and implementing the technology and processes that achieve results. Relationships have become even more valuable as both … [Read more...]