READING, Pa., Aug. 5, 2010 – Penske Logistics has earned additional business with Ford Motor Company by being selected as a logistics provider at Ford's Dearborn Truck Plant in Dearborn, Mich., where the popular F-Series trucks are assembled.
Penske Logistics will provide manufacturing support services for Ford including sequencing, metering, repack, small-lot and container-management services.
"Ford Motor Company is a longstanding and valued customer," said Penske Logistics President Vince Hartnett. "We're pleased to serve their needs in this new capacity."
Penske Logistics is a strategic supplier to Ford and is part of its Aligned Business Framework. Penske performs lead logistics, as well as, manufacturing support, dealer delivery, in-plant, material handling, warehouse and transportation management services across Ford product lines in the U.S., Canada, U.K. and Brazil.
Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to major industrial and consumer companies throughout the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing, and international freight forwarding and carrier management. Visit www.penskelogistics.com/ to learn more.