CSCMP State of Logistics Report Panelists Announced

Stock image - supply chainOn June 23, the 26th Annual State of Logistics Report will be unveiled at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. It is sponsored by Penske Logistics and introduced by the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP). Industry analyst and report author Rosalyn Wilson will once again present the report’s key content which examines major trends, issues and economic data across all major transportation modes within the supply chain. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Europe Uses Solar Panels to Energize Warehouse

Penske Logistics Europe Solar PanelsPenske Logistics Europe has installed nearly 800 solar panels atop its multi-client warehouse that goes a long way in powering the building’s operations. The 200,000 square-foot building is located in Roosendaal, The Netherlands. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Rental Platinum AAA Discounts & Rewards Partner

Packing the Penske Truck.jpgPenske Truck Rental is now a platinum-level AAA Discounts & Rewards Partner. Elevating the partnership to this level provides Penske with greater marketing opportunities with AAA members. [Read more…]

Penske Alternative Fuels Leader to Appear at Promotional Events 

Penske CNG tractor stock imageMatt Krasney, director of alternative fuels for Penske Truck Leasing, will serve as keynote speaker at next week’s Louisiana Alternative Fuels Conference and Expo (LAF) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He will also talk at a pair of regional open houses in Georgia to promote the Peach State’s natural gas commercial vehicle tax incentive program. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Winner of NA 3PL Award by Automotive Supply Chain

Penske  Logistics 2015 Automotive Supply Chain AwardPenske Logistics is a recipient of the inaugural North America Third-Party Logistics Provider of the Year Award by Automotive Supply Chain magazine. According to the publication, Penske was selected for this honor for the company’s outstanding performance in optimizing distribution networks, improving supply chain visibility and achieving cost reduction within the automotive industry. [Read more…]

Penske Participating in Hiring Our Heroes Program

Hiring Our Heroes Stock ImagePenske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics have committed to hiring several hundred U.S. military veterans and their spouses into their workforce over the next several years as part of the Hiring Our Heroes program.

“Penske is experiencing strong growth in 2015 and we are actively hiring truck drivers and diesel engine technicians across North America,” stated Jen Sockel, Penske senior vice president of human resources. [Read more…]

Penske Unveils Denver Rental, Leasing and Maintenance Location

Penske Truck Leasing Denver FacilityA grand opening event took place in Denver today as Penske Truck Leasing announced a state-of-the-art facility that provides full-service truck leasing, consumer and commercial truck rental and contract truck fleet maintenance services. The address is 10255 East 40th Avenue. [Read more…]

Penske Accepting $400,000 U.S. Department of Energy Grant

Penske CNG tractor - full side view The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Penske Truck Leasing a $400,000 grant for the company’s Alternative Fuel Vehicle (AFV) Demonstration and Enhanced Driver Experience Project, to be administered by the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Penske will utilize the funds to further introduce alternative fuel vehicles to its customer base. [Read more…]

Penske Receiving $1.1 Million in Texas Sustainability Grants

Texas stock photoPenske Truck Leasing is the recipient of four grants totaling $1.1 million from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) through the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP). It is expected the company will utilize the grants to subsidize the purchase of natural gas Freightliner Cascadia tractors equipped with Cummins Westport 12-liter engines. [Read more…]

Penske Truck Leasing is No. 79 on InformationWeek Elite 100 List

Penske Truck Leasing Global HeadquartersPenske Truck Leasing is once again a member of the annual InformationWeek Elite 100 list, placing No. 79. For 16 straight years, the company has graced the InformationWeek 500 rankings, which highlights leading business technology innovators in the United States. [Read more…]