Penske Logistics Named Top 3PL Logistics Provider


Penske Logistics is a member of the 2015 Top 100 Third-Party Logistics Provider list, as announced by Inbound Logistics magazine. The company is among the top 10. … [Read more...]

Guest Column: Add CSCMP to Portfolio Mix for Maximum Supply Chain Career

Rick Blasgen, president and CEO  of CSCMP, at the presentation of this year's State of Logistics Report in Washington, D.C.

If you’re a young professional starting out on the supply chain management career path, I want to share with you the excitement and opportunities that await you in the world of supply chain. What other career offers you the opportunity to travel … [Read more...]

Impact of Food Safety Modernization Act on Transportation Industry

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On February 5, 2015, the FDA published a proposed sanitary transportation rule, which it is mandated to do under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The proposed rule seeks to apply a risk-based approach to prevent practices that create food … [Read more...]

Penske Logistics to Appear on Cold Chain Food Logistics Webcast

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Penske Logistics thought leader Tom Scollard will participate in a Food Logistics magazine webcast later this month to discuss the cold chain portion of the global food supply chain. It takes place on August 26 at 1 pm. ET/10 a.m. PT. Scollard, the … [Read more...]

Penske Honored as Top Green Provider by Food Logistics Magazine

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Penske Logistics has earned placement as a 2015 Top Green Provider by Food Logistics magazine. The list focuses on sustainability in the global food supply chain. … [Read more...]

Penske Named Inbound Logistics 75 Green Supply Chain Partner


Inbound Logistics magazine has placed Penske Logistics on this year’s 75 Green Supply Chain Partner list for its environmentally-conscious best practices. According to the publication, it is “showcasing companies that demonstrate green best practices … [Read more...]

Penske Logistics is SupplyChainBrain Great Supply Chain Partner


Penske Logistics has once again been named a Great Supply Chain Partner by the readers of SupplyChainBrain magazine in 2015. The company has graced the list in 11 of the 13 years it has been compiled. “Consistency is the hallmark of success, and … [Read more...]

Guest Column: The Evolutionary Transformation of Supply Chains

Kevin Smith was moderator for this year's CSCMP State of Logistics Report presentation in Washington, D.C.

“It is not the strongest…that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change.” -- Charles Darwin … [Read more...]

Supply Chain and Logistics Experience Banner Year

Ros Wilson

In 2014, the supply chain industry experienced one of its strongest years in recent history. The transportation sector grew by 3.6 percent due to stronger shipment volumes and consumers, which had been the element missing from the country’s financial … [Read more...]

Skip the Supply Chain Alphabet Soup

All images copyright Mike Melnotte

LLP, 4PL, TMS and control towers…where does it all end? Am I the only one who finds that these terms need a lot more clarity? I have to admit each time I see a photo of an air traffic control center in a logistics advertisement I roll my eyes. As the … [Read more...]