Penske Logistics Wins Warehousing Excellence Award from Whirlpool

Penske 2013 Whirlpool Warehousing Award PhotoPenske Logistics has earned Whirlpool Corporation’s Finished Goods Warehousing Provider of the Year Award. Penske earned the award for its excellence in boosting year-over-year productivity, cost savings, safety improvements and other innovations to benefit the leading appliance manufacturer’s supply chain network. [Read more…]

Free Supply Chain Webinar: Penske Logistics & Whirlpool Corp

Whirlpool-Penske-Logistics-AdPenske Logistics and Whirlpool Corporation are teaming up with SupplyChainBrain for a free, educational webinar titled: Developing a World-Class Transportation Center of Excellence — The Power of Partnership. The webinar takes place Wed., August 28, 2013 at 1 p.m. Eastern. Click here to register and learn more. [Read more…]

Penske Has History of Excellence with Whirlpool Corp.

Penske Logistics has a long history of collaboration with Whirlpool Corporation, stretching across much of the company’s history.  Another chapter was recently added, as Whirlpool awarded Penske with its 2010 Supplier of the Year Award for warehousing and third-party logistics services performed throughout North America.  [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Helps Warehousing Industry Establish Best Practices for Distribution Center Management

Helping global appliance makers get their products from the manufacturing floor to the consumer is more complicated than it sounds.

In the case of Whirlpool Corporation, it may enlist the services of third-party logistics companies (3PL is a commonly used industry acronym) like Penske Logistics to ensure that regional distribution centers operate efficiently. [Read more…]

Penske Logistics Positioned to Serve Brazil’s Growth

Brazil isn’t just a hot spot for travelers; this vast Latin American country is attracting attention from businesses all over the world.

“The Brazilian marketplace as a whole is expanding very rapidly,” said Bill Scroggie, managing director of South America for Penske Logistics.  “Brazil boasted economic growth rates of 7.5 percent in 2010.  In addition, Brazil has a huge emerging middle class who now has purchasing power, increasing the demand for consumer staples such as cars, electronics and clothing.  We’ve seen an increased demand from companies looking for logistics services to serve their growing businesses.” [Read more…]