Penske Truck Rental Ad Campaign Earns Three Awards

Penske Truck Rental Ad CampaignPenske Truck Rental’s 2013 online advertising campaign aimed at boosting brand awareness among consumers recently picked up three awards in the Web Marketing Association’s Internet Advertising Competition.

The award-winning “For the love of your stuff …” ad campaign was a collaborative effort between teams from Penske Truck Leasing’s marketing department and The Martin Agency, which is the company’s ad agency of record. [Read more...]

Hino Delivers 10,000th Truck to Penske

Roger Penske Penske Truck Leasing Hino EventHino Trucks recently held a ceremony to commemorate the delivery of its 10,000th truck to Penske Truck Leasing. The ceremony took place at Hino’s plant in Williamstown, W. Va., in front of its assembly team members and top management from Hino and Penske Truck Leasing. [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Video Magic

Here is a little Valentine’s Day video magic courtesy of Zach King. He is known for his innovative and entertaining video work especially on the social network Vine. Zach was also recently featured on The Ellen Show. Happy Valentine’s Day!

Penske’s Open Road Sweepstakes Marks 15 Years with AAA

Penske Open Road AAA Sweeps imageThe year 2014 marks a milestone for Penske Truck Rental and AAA – 15 years of a successful collaboration. To celebrate, Penske Truck Rental is kicking off its new, Open Road Sweepstakes. Penske is giving away 15 truck rentals per month all year long in the United States. [Read more...]

Keep Your Dog Safe When Moving

Kurgo dog harnessDuring a move, your four-legged friends are just as precious as your belongings. That’s why Penske has teamed with Kurgo to keep dogs safely secured with a harness while traveling in a Penske rental truck. [Read more...]

Penske Donation Brightens Holidays for Paralyzed Veterans of America

Today, Penske Truck Rental donated $255,157 to the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA). The donation benefits PVA’s Mission: ABLE campaign. This mid-campaign donation is part of Penske’s year-long fundraising effort for the Paralyzed Veterans of America called #OneWay4PVA, which began Memorial Day 2013 and continues through Memorial Day 2014. Penske Truck Rental is a business unit of Reading, Pa.-based Penske Truck Leasing. [Read more...]

Infographic: Tomatoes, Trucking and Harvest Time

How Penske Truck Rental Helps MorningstarFall is here. Days are shorter. Football is back. And, much like any good football game harvest time is an intense, time-critical period for agricultural businesses like the Morning Star Company. They are the world’s leading tomato processor. As Morning Star quickly works to harvest its crops at peak seasonal perfection, all its juicy, succulent tomatoes need to be quickly trucked for processing. Penske Truck Rental plays a key role in helping to make it happen.

“For more than 30 years, The Morning Star Company has rented trucks from Penske to transport tomatoes from our fields to our factories from July through October during each harvest season,” stated Morning Star’s Paul Pimentel. “Penske continues to rent us 100 quality trucks backed by professional customer service. All are critical to the success of our business.”

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Penske Social Media Practices Honored by Customer Service Industry

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Penske Truck Rental’s customer service practices through social media have been recognized by the industry as an inaugural recipient of the CRMXcellence award. The company’s dedicated social media group, known as Penske Cares, was a winner in the Best Use of Social Media category. [Read more...]

Sam Hornish, Jr. Drives Penske Truck Rental Car

PTR-CAR-Sam-Hornish-JRSam Hornish, Jr. will once again pilot the yellow, No. 12 Penske Truck Rental Ford Mustang in the Virginia 529 College Savings 250 race at the Richmond International Raceway. Hornish and the No. 12 Penske Truck Rental Ford Mustang team are once again holding down the top spot in the NASCAR Nationwide Series standings. He has been on-point for nearly half the season, occupying the number one position for 11 of the 24 races run to date. [Read more...]

Veterans Enjoy Penske Race Shop Tour

Sam Hornish, Penske Truck Rental, #OneWay4PVA

This weekend, the No. 12 Penske Truck Rental Ford Mustang will make another NASCAR Nationwide Series (NNS) appearance in the Zippo 200 race at Watkins Glen International. Penske Racing Driver Sam Hornish, Jr. will drive the iconic yellow car that will again feature the hashtag: #OneWay4PVA calling attention to Penske Truck Rental’s year-long fundraising effort to benefit the Paralyzed Veterans of America’s (PVA) Mission: ABLE program. [Read more...]