Penske Used Trucks has opened a commercial truck dealership in Phoenix. Used light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks, trailers and related equipment will be sold from this 2.3 acre facility, at 2219 South 2nd Place. The center is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For local sales inquiries call 1-855-527-2320.
Transportation 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.
Driving the No. 12Penske Truck Rental Ford Fusion, Team Penske driver Juan Pablo Montoya makes a temporary appearance in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series this weekend, competing in the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Speedway race.
Rosalyn Wilson, author of the annualCouncil of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) State of Logistics Report, will co-host a Food Logistics magazine webcast, along with Joe Carlier, Penske Logistics senior vice president of sales, to highlight the report’s impact on the food and beverage industry. The complimentary webcast takes place on August 19 at 2 p.m. ET/1 p.m. CT/11 a.m. PT.
Penske Logistics will have a major presence at the upcoming Center for Automotive Research (CAR) Management Briefing Seminar in Traverse City, Michigan. Being held August 4-7, Penske is a seminar sponsor while also sponsoring a session, "Onward and Upwards? The Sales Forecast Workshop."
Penske Logistics is a leader inwarehousing and distribution center optimization. The company safely manages over 19 million square feet of warehousing space for market-leading companies around the world. Eric Hepburn, vice president of distribution center management for Penske Logistics, offers these tips, in no particular order, gleaned from personal experiences over the last 15 years:
Penske is participating in the Hiring our Heroes job fair from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at the Southfield Pavilion, 26000 Evergreen Road, Southfield, Michigan. The event is open to veteran job seekers, active duty military members, Guard and Reserve members, and military spouses.
Penske Logistics has added another tool to improve an already robust freight management security program by joiningCargoNet. This new initiative will aid Penske customers by decreasing cargo theft and improving recovery rates by plugging into the company’s expansive network.
Penske Logistics is sponsoring a complimentary webcast on July 29, beginning at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT, whereDC Velocity magazine will discuss the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) State of Logistics Report. The report, which is also sponsored by Penske Logistics, will feature author Rosalyn Wilson’s thoughts on a bullish 2014, despite the current inconsistent economic climate.
Penske Logistics has gained entry to the 2014 Top Green Providers list that is published by Food Logistics magazine. According to the publication, the list focuses on sustainability in the global food supply chain with profiles of companies who are exceeding industry standards in their sector.