awards and recognition


Recognized Leadership, Proven Service

We provide products and services that exceed our customers' expectations. Just ask the dozens of organizations that have recognized us for our superior performance.

Prized by Our Customers

We're thrilled that our solutions have produced real improvements and cost-effectiveness for our customers. The recognition we've received from them is just icing on the cake:

  • PepsiCo Worldwide Flavours honored Penske Logistics with its 2011 Operational Excellence Award for transportation management services.
  • Penske was awarded the 2013 Ford Motor Company World Excellence Award. It is the fourth World Excellence Award from Ford in company history.
  • Scotts Miracle-Gro Company honored Penske Logistics with the 2010 Outstanding Service Excellence Award, for superior dedicated contract carriage services, inbound and outbound.
  • Back-to-back-to-back Whirlpool Corporation Warehousing 3PL Supplier of the Year: 2009, 2010 and 2011. Named 2011 Specialty Service Supplier of the Year.
  • Emerson's Marquee Supplier Award
  • Eaton Corporation's Premier Supplier Award
  • Eastman Chemical's Supplier Excellence Award
  • General Motors Corp. four-time Global Logistics Supplier of the Year
  • Hewlett Packard Freight Cost Management Award
  • Kent H. Landsberg Company Supplier of the Year Award, Asia
  • Merck & Co. Inc.'s Sector Operational Award - U.S. & Europe
  • Procter & Gamble three-time QAKE Award for Quality
  • 2011 Delphi Above & Beyond Award, for distribution center management services

Industry Wide Recognition

We're proud of the recognition we have received from industry organizations and trade magazines:

  • Penske Logistics, North America 3PL of the Year, Automotive Supply Chain Magazine
  • Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC) certification for Whirlpool Corporation regional distribution center in Perris, Calif., signifying industry best operational practices
  • Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Solutions Association (VICS) Collaborative Commerce Awards ranked us as the Best in Third-Party Logistics
  • Perennial placement in top 10 of Inbound Logistics Top 100 3PL (Third-Party Logistics) Provider list
  • Top 100 Motor Carrier, Inbound Logistics magazine
  • Inbound Logistics Green 75 Supply Chain Partner
  • Expansion magazine ranks Penske among its 500 most-important businesses in Mexico (2009 and 2010)
  • Logistics Management magazine gave us its Quest for Quality Award
  • SupplyChainBrain magazine consistently ranks us among the Top 100 Great Supply Chain Partners
  • Eye for transport's Best 3PL for Pharmaceuticals, Chemicals & Hazmat Award
  • Food Logistics Top 85 3PL provider list
  • InformationWeek 500 listing for innovative technology practices, 16 straight years. Ranked fourth in 2013.
  • Three consecutive U.S. EPA SmartWay Affiliate Challenge Awards, Penske Truck Leasing
  • Penske Logistics earned U.S. EPA SmartWay Excellence Award
  • First-ever U.S. EPA Clean Air Excellence Award, Penske Truck Leasing
  • Penske Logistics ranked in top tier of carbon efficiency by U.S. EPA SmartWay program
  • National Excellence Training Award for truck maintenance training by Automotive Training Managers Council (ATMC)
  • G.I. Jobs + Military Spouses (Victory Media) Top 100 Military-Friendly Employers
  • Supply and Demand Chain Executive Magazine Green Supply Chain Award
  • Food Logistics Magazine Top 3PL and Cold Storage Providers List