READING, Pa., Oct. 13, 2011— For the second straight year, Penske Logistics was awarded with the 2010 Supplier of the Year Award for Warehousing and Third-Party Logistics services performed throughout North America, by Whirlpool Corporation.
Penske Logistics handles outbound distribution for all Whirlpool products in North America. Penske also performs a variety of warehousing, sequencing, and inbound and outbound transportation management services across Whirlpool product lines in the U.S. Canada, Mexico, and Brazil.
Penske earned this award by collaborating with Whirlpool to help drive cost efficiencies, boost labor productivity, improving inventory accuracy and enhancing freight handling methods to reduce damaged goods.
"We're pleased to have earned this prestigious honor for a second straight year and we sincerely thank Whirlpool for this recognition and for its close collaboration," stated Marc Althen, Penske Logistics President. "Achieving this award would not have been possible without our associates. We congratulate them for their outstanding commitment to customer service and operational excellence."
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. To learn more visit www.PenskeLogistics.com and our "Move Ahead" blog.