Fight High Fuel Prices with Fundamentals & SmartWay

The recent run-up in fuel prices for gasoline and diesel has commercial truck fleet managers and operators once again re-evaluating their fuel strategies and options. Last week, the Department of Energy reported diesel rose 5.3 cents to $4.157 a … [Read more...]

Penske Increases Bulk DEF Offerings at U.S. Fueling Facilities

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Following the addition of 19,000 new medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks this year equipped with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology, Penske Truck Leasing is expanding its bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) availability at 370 of its major U.S. … [Read more...]

ATRI Updates Trucking Costs Report

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Looking for a short, interesting read? Be sure to check out the American Transportation Research Institute website, which recently released the findings of its 2011 update to An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking report. With record high … [Read more...]

Penske Truck Leasing Introduces New Fuel Card Program

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Penske Truck Leasing is currently implementing a new fuel card program, designed to provide our fuel card customers with improved security, visibility and controls.  The new fuel card program operates through a secure website and enables your … [Read more...]

Rising Pump Prices Fuel More Gas and Diesel Thefts

Rising fuel prices for gasoline and diesel have made consumer and commercial trucks easy targets for crooks looking to steal fuel. One recent media report from Hickory, N.C. noted that over 400 gallons of gas, valued at nearly $2,000, were pilfered … [Read more...]

Higher Fuel Prices Persist

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Last January, “Move Ahead” posted a piece titled As Diesel Prices Rise Truck Fleets Seek Solutions.  At that time we speculated a diesel price déjà vu scenario may be developing.  Since our original post prices for on-highway diesel fuel and gasoline … [Read more...]

As Diesel Prices Rise Truck Fleets Seek Solutions

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While the trucking and logistics sectors continue to spring back from the Great Freight Recession it looks like a diesel price déjà vu scenario may be developing. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration on-highway diesel prices have … [Read more...]