Samsung has contracted Penske Logistics to manage its nationwide distribution chain of electro-electronics and cell phones in Brazil.
Penske will coordinate inbound receipt verification of imported products and shipments from factories in Manaus and Campinas, Brazil, and manage highway and air transportation for retail distribution.
To serve Samsung, Penske Logistics will leverage its infrastructure, including a new 130,000-square-foot distribution center, located in Barueri, Sao Paulo.
Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing, a joint venture of Penske Corporation and General Electric. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to industrial and consumer companies throughout the world.