Auto Logistics Conference Highlights Mexico’s Automotive Capabilities

Penske_AL_Blog_Day 2During the last day of the 2014 Automotive Logistics Global Conference at the MGM Grand in Detroit there were multiple sessions about the impact of Mexico’s economic growth. A Penske Logistics senior leader appeared on one panel, while another session saw a presentation from the governor of the Mexican state of Guanajuato. [Read more...]

Automotive Logistics Global Conference Chock Full of Insights

Penske_AL_Blog_Day1The first full day of the 2014 Automotive Logistics Global Conference in Detroit brought together car makers, their suppliers and third-party logistics providers to discuss a host of impactful issues. Informative panels filled with experts highlighted the importance of the supply chain, the necessity of Just-in-Time production practices and the ability of 3PLs like Penske Logistics to work with a car manufacturer’s myriad roster of suppliers to bring completed vehicles to the consumer. [Read more...]

Penske Leader to Discuss Food Cold Chain on Industry Webcast

Food perishables stock photoBob Bos, a leading strategic account executive for Penske Logistics, will lend his expertise to next week’s complimentary webcast, “Perishables on the Move: Road, Rail, Ocean and Air.” It will be hosted by Food Logistics magazine and takes place on September 10 (1 p.m. ET/noon CT/10 a.m. PT). Click here to learn more and register. [Read more...]

Conference Highlights Automotive Logistics Trends

Automotive-Logistics-Magazine-Global-ConferenceThe automotive supply chain is highly complex and constantly evolving. This month executives from around the industry will gather at the Automotive Logistics Global Conference in Detroit to discuss many of the auto industry’s top issues. [Read more...]

Penske Logistics Leaders Participating in CSCMP Conference

CSCMP 2014 Conference - San AntonioPenske Logistics experts will once again feature prominently at the 2014 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Global Conference in San Antonio, Texas, this month. Taking place from September 21 to September 24 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Penske Logistics is a major global sponsor, supports leading research reports and its experts appear on several panels. [Read more...]

Penske to be Included in EPA SmartWay Webinar

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPenske vice president of fuels and environmental affairs Drew Cullen will participate in a webinar hosted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay program on August 27 at 2:30 p.m. ET/1:30 p.m. CT/11:30 a.m. PT, “Anticipatory Supply Chains.” The complimentary webinar will also include the president and CEO of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), Rick Blasgen, and Beau Gentry, director of transportation for Menlo Logistics. [Read more...]

Penske Truck Rental Supporter of Veterans Wheelchair Games

Penske Truck Rental - 2014 NVWG 3Penske Truck Rental is a proud supporter and sponsor of the National Veterans Wheelchair Games, presented by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the Paralyzed Veterans of America. The 34th annual event kicked off on Tuesday night with opening ceremonies at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia (see PVA’s video below). [Read more...]

Penske Opens First Truck Rental Location in Australia

Penske Australia - MAN truckPenske Commercial Vehicles, based in Brisbane, Australia, has announced a new venture with Penske Truck Leasing, Co., L.P. to offer commercial truck rental services in Australia. The venture, Penske Commercial Leasing Australia, will operate under the brand name Penske Truck Rental. [Read more...]

Penske Truck Rental and uShip Team Up for Specialized Shipments

uShip stock imagePenske Truck Rental is now working with uShip to provide do-it-yourself movers with a strong network to affordably ship items such as large cars, boats, motorcycles and other types of special care freight. Penske customers can save up to 50 percent via PenskeTruckRental.com. [Read more...]

Ten Ways Transportation Management Drives Competitive Advantage

Busy highway travelTransportation management is no longer just about moving freight and doing it at the lowest possible cost. Companies are using it as a competitive advantage tool, in the ever-challenging economic and commercial landscape. [Read more...]