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For the fourth time this decade, Penske Logistics has been honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its sustainability efforts, collecting a 2019 SmartWay Excellence Award in the Truck Carrier category. Penske Logistics also attained SmartWay awards in 2018, 2017 and 2013.

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The Penske Logistics Premier Driver Recognition Program honored 44 safe truck drivers in the United States and Canada as part of the 2019 Platinum and Gold classes. The Platinum class requirements include 15 consecutive years of safe driving and the Gold class recognizes those with 10 consecutive years of safe driving.

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Shippers and third-party logistics providers are continuing to collaborate as they find solutions to meet their supply chain goals, improve efficiency, and manage their overall transportation spend. Increased availability of data and the utilization of technology are driving improvement across the supply chain, particularly as shippers navigate growing consumer and customer demands, complex shipping operations.

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Penske Logistics has been named to the Inbound Logistics magazine 2019 Top 100 Trucker list. This month Penske has been celebrating its 5,500-plus truck drivers across North America by taking part in driver appreciation weeks in the United States and Canada.

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Penske Logistics will appear on a trio of educational sessions and once again serve as a Global Sponsor at the upcoming Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) EDGE conference in Anaheim, California, from September 15-18.

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Professional truck drivers are the face of our brand; they make impressions throughout their day that signify what Penske represents. Drivers are the faces behind what we do — helping move lives and businesses forward.

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Penske Logistics will discuss its strong safety culture for a webinar, Catapult Your Way to Safety & Operational Success, on September 12 at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT. Jason Herr, the vice president of safety, will join other industry experts on this complimentary Transport Topics webinar. Please click here to register for a broadcast that was made possible by SmartDrive Systems, a driver safety and transportation intelligence company.

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Penske Logistics has been honored with Quest for Quality Awards for its transportation management and warehousing solutions by Logistics Management magazine. The magazine and Peerless Research Group obtained in excess of 4,500 industry responses as part of the process.

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Professional truck drivers are the face of our brand; they make impressions throughout their day that signify what Penske represents. Drivers are the faces behind what we do — helping move lives and businesses forward.

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With Hurricane Dorian expected to reach the Florida Atlantic Coast in the coming days, fleet operators in the area are encouraged to take steps now to brace for the hurricane’s arrival.

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Penske Logistics has been named to the current Top Third-Party Logistics (3PL) & Cold Storage Providers list by Food Logistics magazine.

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The call to serve came early for Tyler Bell, who was eager to follow the footsteps of his grandfather and cousin into military service.

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Jason Herr, Penske Logistics vice president of safety, will participate in an upcoming Transport Topics magazine webinar, Less Pain, More Gain: How Safety Culture Drives Operational Efficiency, which is being hosted by Worklete.

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Penske Logistics has made a repeat appearance on the Inbound Logistics Top 10 Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Providers list, placing No. 9 in 2019. Thousands of industry professionals gave their thoughts in the magazine’s annual survey, voting for 3PLs that provide attentiveness, reliability, flexibility and execution ability for its customers.

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Customers’ demand for convenience, complex shipping operations and the need for shippers to manage their transportation spend have increased the number of shippers seeking out third-party logistics providers’ expertise, and the 3PL industry is expected to grow.

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Penske Logistics Europe has earned placement on the prestigious International Air Transport Association (IATA) Top 100 Freight Forwarders listing for The Netherlands, coming in at No. 15. Penske moved up four spots from last year.

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This year’s Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) State of Logistics Report will make its debut on June 18. It will once again be unveiled during a news event at the famed National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Penske Logistics is the report presenter with A.T. Kearney creating the 30th annual publication.

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Penske Logistics has been honored by General Motors with the 2018 Supplier of the Year and 2018 Overdrive Awards at a recent ceremony in Warren, Michigan.

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A group of Penske Logistics associates recently attended the Blockchain Supply Chain Summit in the Schreiber Center at Loyola University in Chicago. This year’s summit attendees included representatives from the business, academic, tech and consulting communities. Penske gave the leadoff presentation at the conference, titled Blockchain Empowered Interoperability: A Single Efficient Tech Ecosystem.

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The survey is now live for the 2020 Third-Party Logistics Study: The State of Logistics Outsourcing, and we are seeking input from supply chain professionals. Please use this link to take the survey that closes on May 17: https://bit.ly/2Ywp5WN

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