Penske Logistics is Global Trade Magazine Top Trucking Provider

Global Trade magazine has named Penske Logistics to its 2016 list of America’s Top Trucking Providers, highlighting the company’s dedicated contract carriage services. In the February-March issue, the publication explained of its DCC listing: “when … [Read more...]

Penske Ranked Among Top 10 VetFriendly Employers in Virtual Career Fairs

For the second year in a row, Penske has been voted a Top 10 VetFriendly Employer in a survey of more than 62,000 veterans who participated in virtual career fairs with Veteran Recruiting. … [Read more...]

Cargo Theft Risk Dependent on Where Truck Drivers Park

Cargo theft costs carriers and suppliers millions of dollars each year, and the latest theft report by the theft prevention and recovery services provider CargoNet has found that theft levels are closely tied to where drivers park. … [Read more...]

FMCSA, Penske Support Programs to Place Veterans in Commercial Truck Driver Positions

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has awarded $2.3 million in grants to 13 technical and community colleges across the country to help train veterans and their families for jobs as commercial bus and … [Read more...]

What is a Penske Truck Hiker?

What is the job of a Penske truck hiker? Does that person climb a mountain trail with a knapsack on his or her back? Do they hitchhike across North America? It is actually none of the above. Penske hikers are the drivers who move vehicles from where … [Read more...]

FMCSA: Electronic Logging Device Rule, CSA Among Top Priorities

The Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Administrator Scott Darling has outlined the top five priorities he would like to see carried out by year’s end. Among the key priorities is a rule that would … [Read more...]

The Evolution of the 21st Century Driver

Long removed from their role as payload escorts, charged with shepherding goods to their destinations, today’s truck drivers have evolved into brand ambassadors. … [Read more...]

Women Chart Growing Driver Demographic

Linda Carroll was working three jobs to help support herself and her young son when she decided to become a truck driver. Now 25 years later, Carroll – a driver for Penske Logistics – is among a growing number of women who are changing the … [Read more...]

Penske Expands Driver Recruiting and Retention Efforts

As the transportation industry wrestles with how to fill open truck driver positions, companies like Penske have adopted creative ways to recruit and retain experienced drivers. … [Read more...]

Driving to Ensure Exceptional Customer Service

Every day nearly 2,000 “hiker” drivers at Penske Truck Leasing work hard to ensure that the rental and leased vehicles customers need will be ready where and when they need them. … [Read more...]