COVID-19 Industry Updates and Resources

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Updates from Penske

Insights for CFOs and Fleet Finance Executives

The economic strain brought on by the recent pandemic has brought a renewed focus on implementing cost-containment measures, protecting cash flow, and strengthening resilience of the supply chain. Read More

Agility: Why Businesses Need It More Than Ever

No matter the size of your business, supply chain networks can change quickly, and you must be able to react just as fast. Read More

Get Back to Business with Minimal Disruption

New eBook offers five steps to restarting operations following a shutdown. Read More

Helping You Move Your Business Forward

As businesses adjust to new demands in their daily operations and supply chains, Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics can help with a variety of solutions to meet your fleet and logistics needs. Read More

How to Restart the Supply Chain After a Shutdown

COVID-19 has shuttered some production lines and caused worldwide supply chain disruptions. Once the global pandemic ends, restarting the supply chain will bring a new level of complexity. Read More

Manage Supply Chain Fluctuations with Dedicated Transportation Services

COVID-19 has stressed the supply chain, exposed vulnerabilities, and provided valuable insights into the role a trusted supply chain partner can play during times of crisis. Read More

FMCSA Issues Exemptions, Emergency Declarations to Support Motor Carriers During Pandemic [PDF]

The Department of Transportation has deemed the trucking industry essential during COVID-19. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has implemented hours-of-service relief for motor carriers through May 15, extending the declaration initially released on March 13. Read More

U.S. Chamber of Commerce and SBA Offer COVID-Relief Solutions [PDF]

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has deployed its full resources to help companies continue to operate and keep paychecks flowing to American workers and families, while mobilizing the business community to combat the pandemic. Read More

Navigating the Economic Relief for Businesses Within the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (Cares Act) [PDF]

On March 27, 2020, the House of Representatives passed the largest economic bill in U.S. history, and President Trump has signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act ("CARES Act") into law. Read More

Resources By State for Financial Relief and Guidance Due to COVID-19 [PDF]

With businesses taking advantage of the tax relief and business loans available in the recently passed Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”), Penske encourages you to review your state resources as another possible source of relief. Read More

Our Commitment Remains: COVID-19 Update From Penske

March 17, 2020 - We are in unprecedented times. Like every company, Penske has been closely monitoring developments related to coronavirus (COVID-19), including updates from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization, public officials and other leading health experts. Read More

COVID-19 Updates For Our Customers

Penske is dedicated to meeting your transportation needs now more than ever. As an essential business, our team is working hard to keep supply chains up and running. And we are open and ready to serve you. Read More

Industry Updates

FTR, Track Recovery From COVID-19 Shutdowns

May 1, 2020: A new index from FTR Transportation Intelligence and provides visibility on the state of the trucking market as anticipation of an economic restart grows.... Read More

Trucking Executives Coping with Ongoing COVID-19 Disruptions in Volumes, Supply Chains

Apr 10, 2020: Trucking markets roiled. Supply chains turned upside down. Worries about truck drivers’ welfare and customers just staying in business. And unemployment rates ... Read More

CDC Issues Guidance for Essential Workers Possibly Exposed to COVID-19

Apr 10, 2020: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released guidance for essential workers, including those in trucking, to allow them to continue work ... Read More

FMCSA Extends HOS COVID-19-Related Emergency Declaration Through May 15

Apr 9, 2020: The Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) said yesterday that its national emergency declaration to provide ... Read More

COVID-19 Economic Conditions Catch up to Spot Market

Apr 7, 2020: The pressure to restock grocery stores and distribution centers stripped by COVID-19 buying has quickly given way to a slump for truck freight. As March ... Read More

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