July 10, 2017 1:30 PM, EDT

Penske Logistics Expands Role With Detroit Diesel

Penske Logistics expands role with Detroit DieselPenske Logistics

Penske Logistics won new business with Detroit Diesel Corp. to support supply chain operations at the company’s engine, transmission and axle facility in Redford, Mich.

Detroit Diesel is a unit of Daimler Trucks North America.

Penske will provide warehousing and dedicated contract carriage services for the inbound portion of Detroit Diesel’s operations, which includes sequencing and kitting operations.

On the outbound logistics side, Penske will manage a NAFTA consolidation center, according to the Reading, Pa.-based company.

Penske Logistics also provides Detroit Diesel with international freight forwarding and other supply chain services.

Penske Logistics ranks No. 12 on the Transport Topics Top 100 list of the 50 largest logistics companies in North America. — Transport Topics