Penske Activated Dedicated Call Center for U.S. Military Moves

Penske Joe DezotellMilitary family moves are unlike traditional relocations, with active duty service members being shuttled between myriad U.S. bases. As a military-friendly company Penske Truck Rental has created a specialized military call center to ease the stress of a do-it-yourself move, which the Armed Services also refers to as a PCS (Permanent Change of Station) and PPM (Personally Procured Moves). [Read more...]

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...]

Improving Your Move with Social Media

Moving couple using a tabletCompleting a move can be a stressful experience. Fears about cost or mechanical issues can run rampant. Luckily, there are a plethora of tools available to help ease your mind and take much of the stress out of your move. In the past few years, social media has emerged as an invaluable source of knowledge and reassurance for the anxious mover. [Read more...]

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...]

Penske Truck Rental’s 2013 Top Moving Destinations List

Penske Truck Rental 2012 Top Moving DestinationsOver the last four years, Penske Truck Rental has produced an annual list of its top moving destinations in the United States. Once again, the Atlanta metro area remained No. 1 for the fourth consecutive year. [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...]

Kandela Teams with Penske Truck Rental to Make Moving Easier

Penske-Truck-RentalOkay. You’re moving. Don’t freak out. Penske Truck Rental has a new moving partner to help make your next move a whole lot less stressful. Kandela Concierge provides a true concierge experience when you are moving into a new residence by coordinating all the details of your home services including: cable TV, internet, phone service, home security, and much more. [Read more...]

Penske Truck Rental Expands Employee Relocation Service Offerings

Penske-Truck-RentalPenske Truck Rental has introduced a new suite of moving services for companies seeking to relocate their employees, or to place new hires, within the United States or Canada via www.employeemoves.com.

As Dave Baptisti, director of national consumer sales and programs for Penske explained, there two types of scenarios for employees on the move. [Read more...]

Penske to Appear in NASCAR Nationwide Series to Ride for Veterans

Sam Hornish PTR Nationwide Series car with #OneWay4PVAPenske Racing NASCAR driver Sam Hornish Jr., will pilot the No. 12 Penske Truck Rental Ford Mustang in a pair of Nationwide Series races in August, to help Penske Truck Rental support their campaign with the Paralyzed Veterans of America. Hornish will compete on August 3 and August 10 with the Twitter hashtag #OneWay4PVA on the car’s rear bumper. [Read more...]

Penske Truck Rental Upgrades Website

PenskeTruckRental.com Enhanced HomepagePenske Truck Rental has introduced an improved version of PenskeTruckRental.com for a better online experience.

“We’ve redesigned this site so that our customers can enjoy a better online experience when reserving trucks and purchasing moving supplies,” said Don Mikes, Penske’s senior vice president of rental. [Read more...]