Penske Logistics Awarded by Whirlpool

August 24, 2010
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Penske Logistics was recently honored with Whirlpool Corporation's Supplier of the Year Award for Warehousing and Third-Party Logistics services performed throughout North America.

"The Penske team earned this recognition for superior performance in all areas, from on time loading and delivery of product to productivity, safety and management of resources," said Brian Hancock, Vice President, Supply Chain, Whirlpool Corporation. "They are a valued partner to Whirlpool, helping us every day to meet the needs of our customers and consumers, and we're delighted to recognize them as Warehousing and 3PL Supplier of the Year."

Penske Logistics earned this award by collaborating with Whirlpool to help drive cost efficiencies, boost labor productivity, improve inventory accuracy and enhance freight handling methods to reduce damaged goods.Penske Logistics currently 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.

"Whirlpool has been a valued supply chain and logistics customer for more than 35 years," said Terry Miller, Executive Vice President - Operations, Penske Logistics. "We thank our associates for their dedication, teamwork and customer focus, which has enabled us to earn this recognition."
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