July 29, 2011
, the world’s largest office products company, has contracted withPenske Truck Leasing to provide commercial truck fleet maintenance services to its 53 all-electric, class six trucks.
<p>The all-electric trucks can reach 55 mph and are most effective in large cities that require constant stop-and-go driving. A single overnight charge is sufficient to power an all-electric truck through a typical day of deliveries. </p><p>The vehicles are being serviced in the following U.S. markets: Atlanta, Cincinnati, Dallas, Los Angeles, Kansas City and Portland, Oregon. </p><p>“We’re very pleased to serve as the exclusive <a href="https://www.pensketruckleasing.com/">contract maintenance</a> provider for Staples all-electric delivery trucks,” stated Bob Douglas, <a href="https://www.gopenske.com/">Penske’s</a> vice president of field maintenance for the Northeast region. “We will continue to support Staples and their efforts for sustainability.”</p><p>To view the complete news release, please visit the <a href="https://www.gopenske.com/newsroom/">GoPenske.com newsroom</a>.<em></em></p><p><em>By Alen Beljin</em></p></div>
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